Guideline No. 29 – Lawn Ornamentation

An Exterior Alteration Application must be submitted for lawn ornamentation.

Application Requirements

The application must include:

  • A site (plot) plan showing style.

Note: Applications without a diagramed plot plan will not be accepted.

  • Dimensions of lawn ornamentation.
  • Identification of the material and color.
  • Location of ornamentation.
  • A manufacturer’s drawing and/or photograph, if available.


Your application will most likely be approved if the following criteria are met:

  1. The site (plot) plan shows the location, size, and description of lawn ornamentation.
  2. The plan includes a plan for screening if applicable. See GUIDELINE No. 47-SCREENING.

NOTE: An Exterior Alteration Application generally will be required for lawn ornamentation, which includes, but is not limited to, sculpture, statuary, fountains, birdbaths, and trellises and will be considered on a case-by-case basis.