This request is from Meden Jaikaran for a special use permit to allow one additional dwelling unit within the single family dwelling for use by immediate family on property zoned Residential – Single Family. The property is located at 227 Leeward Way, Lynchburg, VA, and in the Spring Hill Election District. As per the Comprehensive plan the property is located in an area designated as medium to high density residential. Staff report is attached.
The applicant would like to allow the additional dwelling unit in the basement of the single family dwelling to be used by immediate family. The additional dwelling unit would be for the applicant’s mother, who is also an owner of the property. The basement would include a living space with a full kitchen.
RECOMMENDATION: The Planning Commission recommended approval of this request with the condition that the applicant utilizes the site in conformance with the use described in the narrative submitted with this request, by vote of 6-0 citing good zoning practice.