In order to provide for an established area with a unique combination of uses and a special identity, there shall be a Nob Hill Special Use District as designated on Sectional Map No. 1 SU of the Zoning Map. The following provisions shall apply within such special use district:
A hotel, inn or hostel, as described in Section 209.2(e) of this Code, may be permitted by the City Planning Commission as a conditional use under Section 303 of this Code.
In connection with any permitted principal or conditional use located in such special use district, incidental commercial uses may be permitted by the City Planning Commission as a conditional use under Section 303 of this Code, if designed primarily for occupants of and visitors to the use to which they are incidental, accessible to the general public only from within the building, and not identified outside the building by means of any sign or signs.
A private lodge, private clubhouse, private recreational facility or community facility other than as specified in Planning Code Subsection 209.4(a) of this Code, and which is not operated as a gainful (for-profit) business may be permitted by the Planning Commission as a conditional use under Section 303 of this Code.
Eating and drinking uses as defined in Section 790.34 of this Code, with the exception of large fast-food restaurants as defined in Section 790.90 of this Code, may be permitted by the Planning Commission as a conditional use under Section 303 of this Code. The limitations on design, accessibility and identification set forth in Subsection (b) above shall not apply to such uses hereby permitted.
Signage for principal permitted uses or for eating and drinking uses within the Nob Hill Special Use District shall be limited as per Planning Code Section 606 with the exception that projecting signs in the form of sign copy on canopies and awnings shall be permitted for eating and drinking uses in lieu of wall signs unless otherwise limited as a condition of approval of a conditional use authorization.
The various uses provided for in Subsections 238(a) through 238(e) above are not permitted in any portion of a building which is devoted to a dwelling unit or to group housing as defined in Section 209.2(a) of this Code.
Awnings, canopies and marquees, as regulated in Section 136.3 of this Code, shall be permitted in the Nob Hill Special Use District.
(Amended by Ord. 443-78, App. 10/6/78; Ord. 329-91, App. 9/11/91)