Township of Bernards, NJ
Somerset County
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[Ord. #704, § 1107; Ord. #830, § 9]
The minimum distance between townhouses and multifamily buildings shall be as follows:
a. 
Windowless wall to windowless wall: 20 feet.
b. 
Window wall to windowless wall: 30 feet.
c. 
Window wall to window wall:
Front to front: 75 feet.
Rear to rear: 50 feet.
End to end: 30 feet.
d. 
Any building face to right-of-way: 25 feet.
e. 
Any building face to collector street curb: 40 feet.
f. 
Any building face to arterial street curb: 50 feet.
g. 
Front building face to common parking area: 20 feet.
h. 
Rear or side building face to common parking area: 15 feet.
The Planning Board may reduce the above distances by not more than 20% if there is an angle of 20° degrees or more between buildings and if extensive landscaping and buffers, which provide necessary screening and shielding, are placed between buildings, and further provided that the reductions assist in meeting the objectives of this article and do not create any adverse negative impacts.