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Historic District Design Standards

The City of Northville has recognized that its unique and historic architectural character is worthy of preservation.  The Northville Historic District Committee has documented many distinctive buildings in downtown Northville. Read more about the Historic District Design Standards below.

 Foreword  (1.8MB)
 Background (2.2MB)
 Design Standards Introduction (1.3MB)
 Residential Standards (3.6MB)
 Commercial Standards (4.0MB)
 Preserving Building Materials (2.6MB)
 Codes & Building Systems (1.2MB)
 Review Processes (1.6MB) Since 1998, the process for application and review have changed. Follow the review process outlined in the HDC Application.
 References (4.5MB)


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