A new building shall appear similar in scale to historic structures found traditionally in the area.
A new building shall appear similar in height to those seen traditionally in the District.~assure that the basic form, mass and scaling of the new building is similar to that of the historic references upon which the design may draw, in addition to using details from the historic period.
~even one large, inappropriate building (will) impede one’s ability to interpret the historic character.
Therefore, the design of new construction must be carefully considered. ~therefore, new construction should be similar to that seen historically in overall mass and scale, materials, and treatment of openings.
(Architectural Design Guidelines)