PA16-073 2230 Ensenada Way, SFDDR

PA16-073 Rendering

REVISED:  May 24, 2019

LOCATION:  2230 Ensenada Way

APN:  039-103-130

Newton Wong
2230 Ensenada Way
San Mateo, CA 94403

Rendell Bustos
Associate Planner
(650) 522-7211


This Single Family Dwelling Design Review (SFDDR) Planning Application was filed on August 10, 2016. On November 20, 2018, a Zoning Administrator decision was made to approve the project. On November 30, 2018, the decision was appealed. Under SMMC 27.06.040, the Planning Commission shall review projects in which the Zoning Administrator decision was appealed. A Planning Commission Public Hearing was held on Tuesday, February 12, 2019. The Planning Commission voted 5-0 to approve the project. On February 22, 2019, the Planning Commission’s decision was appealed. On May 6, 2019, the City Council approved the project and upheld the Planning Commission’s and Zoning Administrator’s decisions to approve the project (4-0).


   •    City Council (Public Hearing): Meeting Materials  –  May 6, 2019
   •    City Council (Public Hearing): Meeting Video  –  May 6, 2019
   •    Planning Commission (Public Hearing): Meeting Materials  –  February 12, 2019
   •    Planning Commission (Public Hearing): Meeting Video  –  February 12, 2019
   •    Neighborhood Meeting: Summary  –  August 5, 2016


  •   Project Plans: (Current) – August 3, 2017


Single Family Dwelling Design Review (SFDDR) for a 422 square-foot second story addition to an existing two story, split-level single-family dwelling. A 140 square-foot first floor addition toward the rear of the building is also proposed. The existing floor area of the site including the existing one-car attached garage is 1,766 square feet. The proposed additions would add one bedroom, one bathroom, and would result in a total floor area of 2,328 square feet.