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58 Gowen Circle


The Community Meeting scheduled for January 4, 2023 has been postponed at the request of the applicant while plans are being revised.


Applicant: Leah DiMatteo

Owners: Joel W. Thomas and Leah A. DiMatteo, 58 W. Gowen Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19119

Appeal to Philadelphia Zoning Board of Adjustment: Application No. ZP-2022-008966

Zoning Board of Adjustment Calendar No. MI-2022-005981


Philadelphia Zoning Board of Adjustment Hearing: March 15, 2023 @3:30 PM on ZOOM


The appeal is for the erection of an addition above and at the rear of the existing single-family attached home with roof deck above.

The Zoning Classification for the property is RSA-5 (Single-Family use only)

This application to the Department of Licenses and Inspections was REFUSED for the following reason:

The required minimum rear yard depth is 9 feet and construction of this addition will result in a rear yard with a 3-foot minimum depth.

Project Downloads:

10.04.22 58 W Gowen ZBA Appeal FINAL

10.04.22 58 W Gowen PIF

09.29.22 58 W Gowen Sunroom L&I Refusal

58Gowen 220927 Zoning Submission – Rev 3

Evan Hauptmann Drawings 9-27-2022