a An area occupied by sink basin(s) and by cooking units shall not be included in countertop area b Usable storage space in or under ranges, or under wall ovens, when provided in the lorm of shelving or drawers, may be included in the minimum shell or drawer area c. The shelf area of revolving base shelves (lazy susan) may be counted as twice its actual area in determining required shelf area provided the clear width of opening is at least 8-1/2 inches d. Drawer area in excess of the required area may be substituted for required base shelf area up to 25 percent of total shelf area.
e. At least 60 percent of required shelf space shall be enclosed by cabinet doors.
Minimum Property Stondordi. U.S. Deportment of Housing and Urban Development, Washington, D.C.
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