Total Footprint Concept

Additional Stories
Second Story
First Story
Basement
Langlade County Ordinance

Total footprint is defined as the sum of the externally measured dimensions of the following levels:

bullet Basement. Where one or more basement walls are exposed and have doors and/or windows which can be used for ingress and/or egress, total footprint shall include 50% of the externally measured area of the basement.
bulletFirst Story. Total footprint shall include 100% of the externally measured area of the structure, including screened or unscreened roofed porches.
bulletSecond Story. Where second stories exist, total footprint shall include 100% of the externally measured area of the structure.
bulletAdditional stories. Where the existing roof pitch exceeds 8:12 and there is access to this story, total footprint shall be considered 25% of the area of this story as measured at the base of the story.
bulletExceptions to total footprint:
bulletUnwalled, covered entryways less than 100 square feet
bulletDecks
bulletOverhangs and other architectural elements of principal buildings
bulletAttached garages