Planning Decisions to 12th of January, 2018   A quiet week but a few interesting developments: around Whitechurch Cottages which must have had enormous back gardens going by the amount of development and the proposed apartments for Elderly on Ballyboden road.

SD18A/0007   12-Jan-2018    Permission      New Application

Applicant:        Ronan O’Farrell & Jean Dunne

Location:         2, Fonthill Park, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14.

Proposed Development:         4 bedroom, 2 storey detached house including converted attic with dormer window to side of 2 Fonthill Park, with the front door entrance off Fonthill Road & vehicular entrance for car parking to rear off Fonthill Road and associated site works.


SD18B/0007    08-Jan-2018    Permission      New Application

Applicant:        Marita Ward

Location:         84, Grangebrook Avenue, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16

Proposed Development:         Attic conversion to existing 2 storey semi-detached house to habitation purpose to include dormer window to the side and two ‘Velux’ roof lights to the front all at roof level.


SD18B/0008    08-Jan-2018    Retention       New Application

Applicant:        Alan & Fiona Guest

Location:         82, Dodder Park Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14

Proposed Development:         Alterations to dormer window and an additional 5.82sq.m of floor area to attic conversion in planning application SD15B/0065.


SD17A/0398   GRANT PERMISSION  11-Jan-2018                                    

Applicant:Rosemount Properties Ltd.Location:Odin’s Way, Rear of No.’s 643-659, Whitechurch Road Cottages and to the East of Pearse Brothers Park, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16.

Proposed Development: Modifications to the permitted residential development which are protected structures Reg. Ref. SD16A/0079 (An Bord Pleanala PL06S.246613) to include a proposed single storey extension to Unit No. 22 Odin’s Way and modifications to the 5 unit terraced houses, No’s 23-27 Odin’s Way, to include the relocation of attic dormer windows to the front of the units and the provision of new dormer windows to the en-suites to the rear.  Also included is the relocation of bay windows to the front to the terraced units in order to comply with building regulations.


SD17B/0369    GRANT PERMISSION  11-Jan-2018                                     

Applicant:John & Elaine WalshLocation:34, Fortfield Drive, Terenure, Dublin 6W

Proposed Development: Raising the roof of an existing rear return extension including the provision of a new roof light and side facing window, the provision of a first-floor side extension, conversion of an attic space to provide a study, provision of a rear facing dormer and provision of 2 side facing roof lights and other internal modifications.


SD17A/0360   APPEAL NOTIFIED:     12-Jan-2018   APPEAL LODGED:        03-Jan-2018



APPLICANT:     Ray Goggin & Tony Brew

LOCATION:      Lands Adjoining ‘Somerton’, Ballyboden Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14

PROPOSED DEVELOPMENT:   Demolition of an existing single storey shed and bungalow and the construction of 2 three storey blocks consisting of 12 apartments in total, specifically for the elderly, with associated balconies, communal parking for 12 cars accessed from a single entrance off Ballyboden Road, revised car parking for existing office block with new boundary walls, associated site works and landscaping works at builder’s yard beside lands adjoining ‘Somerton’.