Some interesting developments this week.    A residential development to go in on Edmondstown Road, replacing the old Reckitt’s and more recent Chemserve Buildings and Old Mill.   Templeogue Tennis Club finally get permission for their Air-hall on Appeal, the old house opposite the garage on the Knocklyon road gets permission to be demolished and two new houses to be erected on Appeal.  Finally, a section 8 from the Council on connecting the Square directly with Cookstown Ind Est.

Planning Decisions to the 17th of November,2017

SD08A/0541/FEP        14-Nov-2017   Further Extension of Duration of Permission

Applicant:        P. & N. Kinnane

Location:         1, Orchardstown Avenue, Dublin 14

Proposed Development:         Division of curtilage and construct new attached 3 bedroom dwelling with vehicular access to side of and including alterations to existing dwelling including dormer to rear.


SD17A/0407  16-Nov-2017   Applicant:Relmont Limited

Location:Edmondstown Mill, Edmondstown Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16.

Proposed Development:A material change of use from industrial to residential and the proposed development of the Edmondstown Mill (Protected Structure) currently occupied by Chemserve Limited and adjacent to Edmondstown Golf Course and bounded to the west by the Owendoher River.  Conservation, extension and modification of the existing structures and Protected Structures for conversion into a residential development comprising of 4 buildings (A to D respectively) consisting 25 residential units total.  The development will also include the demolition of storage sheds and other minor structures and walls and the proposed relocation of the existing vehicular entrance from the Edmonstown Road.  Works to Building A will consist of the conversion, conservation and modification of an existing 3 storey original building ancillary to the Mill to provide 3 residential units comprising of: 2 no. 2 bed apartments and 1 no. 1 bed apartment.  There are some alterations proposed to the eastern elevation and it is proposed to demolish adjoining 20th century single storey plant room and provide 2 storey extension on footprint of demolished structure.  Works to Building B will consist of the conversion, conservation and modification of an existing 2 storey industrial/office building to provide 2 no. 1 bed apartments.  Works to Building C will consist of the partial demolition of an existing 2 storey 20th Century storage building to include the retention of the existing primary concrete structure with extensive elevational changes and the proposed construction of an additional storey, all consisting of entrance/circulation lobby, 10 private garages, bicycle parking, plant storage and bin storage at ground floor level, 3 no. 2 bed apartments and 1 no. 1 bed apartment and landscaped courtyard (roadside) with pedestrian access to Edmondstown Road at first floor level and 3 no. 2 bed apartments and 1 no. 1 bed apartment at second floor level.  All 8 apartments feature balconies and it is proposed to facilitate PV panels on the pitched section of the proposed roof.  Works to Building D will consist of the conversion, conservation and modification of an existing 3 storey over basement mill to provide 12 no. 2 bed apartments.  There are 4 balconies proposed.  The proposed development is site extensive and will include all associated engineering and landscaping works, requisite car parking spaces, cycle parking, new boundary treatments, relocation of the vehicular entrance, a new pedestrian entrance footpath, associated infrastructural site works and a pedestrian pathway along the Owendoher River.


SD17A/0410   6-Nov-2017  Applicant:Fiona O’Leary

Location:18, Willbrook, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14

Proposed Development:Construction of two storey dwelling house in side garden, using existing vehicular access, new vehicular access to existing dwelling and all associated site works.  Works to include extension to rear, demolition of part of kitchen and converted car port to side of existing house.


SD17B/0372  14-Nov-2017  Applicant:Paul Kelly

Location:9, Prospect Meadows, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16

Proposed Development:Widening the entrance, construct a new pier, remove a section of the grass verge and concrete over and dish the existing kerb.


SD17B/0373    14-Nov-2017   Permission      New Application

Applicant:        Edward & Tara Stewart

Location:         77, Barton Road Extension, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14.

Proposed Development:         A single storey extension (circa 4sq.m) to front of existing dwelling (to side of existing porch) and conversion of attic to non-habitable study room (circa 20sq.m) with 3 ‘Velux’ roof lights to front and associated site works.


SD17B/0374    16-Nov-2017   Permission      New Application

Applicant:        Maurice Ryan

Location:         14, Springfield Crescent, Templeogue, Dublin 6W.

Proposed Development:         Part single storey flat roof extension with roof lights to rear and part two storey pitched roof extension to side of existing semi-detached dwelling; with all associated site and ground works necessary to facilitate the development.


SD17B/0376    17-Nov-2017   Permission      New Application

Applicant:        Roberto Miller

Location:         46, Pinewood Park, Ballyroan, Dublin 14.

Proposed Development:         Demolition of an existing garage to side of property, widening of existing front vehicular entrance gate, alterations to existing front entrance to incorporate a new entrance porch connected to a new two storey extension to side/front of property with extended hipped roof over, conversion of attic to store with two new roof lights to rear, all associated site development works and landscaping.


SD17B/0324    GRANT PERMISSION  13-Nov-2017                                    

Applicant:Colm O’Shea & Anne Marie KingLocation:36, Templeville Road, Templeogue, Dublin 6W.

Proposed Development: Demolition of existing single storey extension to rear, construction of new single storey extension to rear (32sq.m) and first floor extension to side of existing dwelling (20 sq.m), garage conversion, new roof lights to side and front, new entrance canopy and all associated site works.


SD17A/0345   GRANT PERMISSION FOR RETENTION          17-Nov-2017                                    

Applicant:Patricia CullenLocation:180 Butterfield Avenue, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14.

Proposed Development: Retention of: (i) extension of existing house ‘Hershal’ to the east (side), south (rear) and to the north side (front) comprising a retained total floor area of c.178sq.m that includes an additional lounge and kitchen space and general living accommodation at ground floor level and an additional en-suite bedroom at first floor level with dormer type windows at this level to the front and rear of the property, (2) a c. 68sq.m double garage to the front of the house; (3) the use of the entrance to access Hershal from Butterfield Avenue (as granted permission under S98B/0026 for use by the Gate Lodge at 120 Butterfield Avenue), and (4) garden areas associated with Hershal and the Gate Lodge.


SD17B/0328    REQUEST ADDITIONAL INFORMATION         13-Nov-2017                                    

Applicant:Brendan & Ciara WhooleyLocation:13, The Rise, Boden Park, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16

Proposed Development: Attic conversion with dormer to side and rear and rooflights to front.


SD17A/0290   APPEAL NOTIFIED:     15-Nov-2017   APPEAL LODGED:       08-Nov-2017



LOCATION:      Sports Pitch adjoining, The Victory Centre, Firhouse Road, Dublin 24

PROPOSED DEVELOPMENT:   The erection of six lighting poles supporting sports pitch LED lighting at a height of 15 metres from the existing pitch levels, connected to an existing subterranean ducted electrical supply.  Associated site landscaping works comprise of supplementary tree and hedgerow planting to the existing site boundary to the north of the site, adjacent to the Dodder Valley Greenway.  Site signage to be erected on the Firhouse Road and on the Dodder Valley Greenway.


SD16A/0373   AN BORD PLEANALA REF. NO.:          PL06S.248184 APPEAL DECIDED:      14-Nov-2017       

APPELLANT TYPE:        1ST PARTY  APPEAL DECISION:           Grant Permission

COUNCILS DECISION:  REFUSE PERMISSION    APPLICANT:    The Trustees of Templeogue Tennis Club

LOCATION:      Templeogue Tennis Club, Templeogue Road, Templeogue Village, Dublin 6W.

PROPOSED DEVELOPMENT:   Construction of: (1) An Airhall – air supported structure and associated fan unit which will have a maximum height of ten metres with internal lighting; and will cover three existing tennis courts ( No.’s 5,6,&7) and have an area of 1,620sq.m (the Airhall is a demountable structure and a seasonal storey structure which when taken down will be stored on site); (2) single storey structure (8.75sq.m) for fans and emergency generator and (3) single storey shed (30.9sq.m) for the storage of the Airhall and attachments during periods when not in use. Removal of 4 x 12 metre high poles and associated luminaries, and all site development works, drainage, paths, concrete ring beam around tennis courts and electrical infrastructure.


SD17A/0087   AN BORD PLEANALA REF. NO.:          PL06S.248636 APPEAL DECIDED:      16-Nov-2017       

APPELLANT TYPE:        1ST PARTY  APPEAL DECISION:           Grant Permission


LOCATION:      St. James, Knocklyon Road, Dublin 16

PROPOSED DEVELOPMENT:   Demolition of the existing two storey detached dwelling and side garage and the construction of 2 semi-detached two storey dwelling houses (1 no. 2 bed and 1 no. 3 bed) with relocated new front boundary wall as well as new pedestrian and wider new vehicular entrance off Knocklyon Road.