Planning Decisions for 1st and 8th of December, 2017   For one of the last weeks in the year , it was relatively quiet.   two houses Somerton on Ballyboden Road  and Vista Montana on the Firhouse road make way for Multi house developments on their site after demolishing the old houses.   Thomas Davis sell a field for 70 houses?    Some changes in house types on Scholarstown Road Development, Ballycullen Cottages sees more development, and the Telecoms Mast for Woodstown Shopping Centre is still applying.

SD17A/0425  30-Nov-2017   Applicant: Tom Dowling

Location:Site at Glenmore Mews, to rear of 639 Whitechurch Road, Dublin 16

Proposed Development:

Modification of previously approved dormer style house (Ref: SD08A/0402/EP), to a two storey building containing two (3 bedroomed) apartments and associated works,


SD17B/0328   27-Nov-2017    Applicant:    Brendan & Ciara Whooley

Location:13, The Rise, Boden Park, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16

Proposed Development:

Attic conversion with dormer to side and rear and rooflights to front.


SD17B/0387  27-Nov-2017  Applicant:  Eamonn McConnell & Sinead O’Toole

Location:2,Oakdale Crescent, Ballycullen Road, Firhouse, Dublin 24

Proposed Development:Build up of existing hip in roof to side of roof into ‘Dutch’ hip with window in gable wall at attic level; attic conversion with 2 ‘Velux’ roof lights in front slope of roof; ground floor side extension with pitched roof over.


SD17B/0388,,,27-Nov-2017  New Application

Applicant:Hazel Thompson & Brendan O’Connor

Location:89, Ballytore Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14

Proposed Development:A domestic extension and alterations to existing two-storey semi-detached dwelling.  The extension and alterations are comprised of; modification of existing covered side passage; conversion of garage to habitable use; construction of new single storey extensions to front, side and rear; elevational changes; modifications to existing house; widening of existing entrance gateway and all ancillary works.


SD17B/0389  28-Nov-2017  Applicant:Barry & Claire Naughton

Location:40, Beechdale Road, Ballycullen, Dublin 24

Proposed Development:Conversion of an attic into a habitable area, including roof structure alterations & sky light in the rear facing roof elevation and window at gable end.


SD17A/0089  GRANT PERMISSION   27-Nov-2017                               


Applicant:Mary & Peter Rogers  Location:2, Monalea Wood, Dublin 24

Proposed Development: Demolition of a timber garden shed and the construction of a 4 bedroom, 2 storey infill house together with means of access thereto and ancillary works.


SD17A/0360  GRANT PERMISSION   28-Nov-2017                                    

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’.


SD17A/0364  G RANT PERMISSION  28-Nov-2017                                    

Applicant:Victoria Homes Ltd.Location:Vista Montana, Firhouse Road, Knocklyon, Dublin 16.

Proposed Development: (a) Demolition of existing house ‘Vista Montana’; (b) construction of 11 no.  3-storey houses consisting of 1 detached 5-bed and 10 semi-detached 4-bed units; (c) new access road with raised crossing at entrance off Firhouse Road; (d) provision of on-street parking and off-street parking; (e) connection to Local Authority and Irish Water storm, foul and water main systems, and all associated site works.


SD17B/0335   GRANT PERMISSION    28-Nov-2017                                    

Applicant:Peadar Hogan & Cathrina Gunne

Location:61, Ballyroan Crescent, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16.

Proposed Development: Single storey extension to the rear of the existing dwelling, part first floor extension with external finishes to match existing, internal alterations and associated site works.


SD17B/0336   GRANT PERMISSION   28-Nov-2017                                    

Applicant:Anthony & Gretta Pender

Location:23, The Drive, Cypress Downs, Templeogue, Dublin 6W.

Proposed Development: New first floor extension to the front of the existing detached dwelling with a concrete tiled roof and external finishes to match existing, internal alterations and associated site works.


SD17B/0347   GRANT PERMISSION   28-Nov-2017                                    

Applicant:Suzanne & Peter Whearity

Location:20, Woodstown Parade, Knocklyon, Dublin 16.

Proposed Development: Build-up of existing hip in roof to side of roof into ‘Dutch’ hip with window in gable wall at attic level. Attic conversion with dormer roof with window and ‘Velux’ roof light in rear slope of roof.


SD17A/0368  REQUEST ADDITIONAL INFORMATION  30-Nov-2017                                    

Applicant:Ballymount Properties Ltd.

Location:Former playing pitch at Thomas Davis GAA Grounds, Kiltipper Road, Tallaght, Dublin 24.

Proposed Development: A residential development consisting of 70 dwelling units, consisting of 48 houses and 22 apartments to be provided as follows: 36 two storey, three bed semi-detached houses (Type A), 5 three storey, four bed detached houses (Type B), 7 three storey, four bed detached and semi-detached, face on houses (Type C), 3 no. three storey, duplex buildings to include 11 two bed ground floor apartments and 11 three bed apartments at first and second floor level.  The development also includes vehicular and pedestrian access from Kiltipper Road, all associated site and infrastructural works including foul and surface water drainage, 127 surface car parking spaces, 6 visitor car parking spaces accessed off the private access road to the west, landscaping and open space, bin and bike store, cycle parking, boundary walls, fences, roads and footpaths, all on a site area of approximately 2.39 hectares.  The site is located to the east of Ellensborough Green and a private access road to Kiltipper Woods Care Home.


SD17A/0306  APPEAL NOTIFIED:29-Nov-2017  APPEAL LODGED:7-Nov-2017



APPLICANT:Colin Redmond

LOCATION:23, Marian Park, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14


Single storey one bedroom dwelling at the rear garden, demolishing existing garage and associated site works.


SD17A/0434        06-Dec-2017       Permission         New Application

Applicant:            Broadcrest Ltd.,

Location:              Site south of Scholarstown  Road, west of Stocking Lane, north of Ballyboden Waterworks and east of Woodfield, Ballyboden, Dublin 16

Proposed Development:               Modifications to the residential development permitted under Reg. Ref.: SD15A/0017 & ABP ref PL 06S.244732, which is currently under construction.  The proposed modifications relate to permitted House No’s 174-227 at the eastern section of the permitted development and consist of the following:  Alterations to permitted unit no’s 176-185 to provide a change of house type from 5 Type 2B and 5 Type 2A to 6 Type 1A and 6 Type 1B.  The modifications result in the creation of 10 houses in two terraces and 2 semi-detached houses, in place of 10 semi-detached houses;  Alterations to permitted unit no’s 201-209 to provide for a change of house type from 1 Type 2C, 4 Type 2A and 4 Type 2B to 6 Type 1A and 6 Type 1B.  The modifications result in the creation of 10 houses in two terraces and 2 semi-detached houses, in place of 8 semi-detached houses and 1 detached house;  The above modifications result in the provision of 5 additional houses;  Alterations to permitted unit no. 194 to provide for a change of house type from Type 4B to Type 1B;  Alterations to the siting of permitted unit no’s 174, 175, 186-193, 195-200 and 210-227 resulting in the revised location of the houses within these sites and associated modifications to the sizes of private gardens within this area of the site and associated modification to the car parking layout relating to permitted unit no’s 174-227 to allow for an additional 26 spaces and 1 visitor space, increasing the total parking provision from 96 spaces to 123 spaces.


SD17B/0393        06-Dec-2017       Permission         New Application

Applicant:            Jean Redmond

Location:              St. Endas, Sarah Curran Avenue, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16.

Proposed Development:               New pedestrian gated entrance (0.9m wide) and new vehicular gated entrance (3.5m wide) adjacent to existing vehicular entrance with access onto Sarah Curran Avenue.


SD17A/0108        DECLARED WITHDRAWN             08-Dec-2017                                    

Applicant:Mr. & Mrs. Chris Lawlor Location:Site On Castlefield Avenue, Knocklyon, Dublin 16

Proposed Development: Detached two storey, double fronted, five bedroomed house with a converted attic and six Velux type roof lights. A detached double garage, boiler house and garden shed. The drainage arrangements to remain as approved under planning reg. ref. SD11A/0065 and as amended by SD15A/0299 and a new pedestrian and vehicular access, boundary walls and new vehicle crossover, and all ancillary site works.


SD17B/0113        DECLARED WITHDRAWN             08-Dec-2017                                    

Applicant:Trevor & Fiona McArdleLocation:5, Glendoher Close, Ballyboden, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16.

Proposed Development: (1) Removal of the existing single storey extension to the rear; (2) construction of a single storey extension to the rear with 1 roof light; (3) conversion of the existing garage with new window to the front; (4) a first floor extension above the existing garage; (5) conversion of the attic with 1  dormer window and 2 ‘Velux’ roof lights on the rear slope of roof; (6) a new front entrance canopy and all associated landscaping and site works.


SD17B/0298        GRANT PERMISSION      04-Dec-2017                                    

Applicant:Shay Lennon & Jeanette SwordsLocation:3, Knocklyon Grove, Knocklyon, Dublin 16

Proposed Development: Conversion of the existing garage and construction of a single storey extension to side of existing house to create a granny flat.


SD17B/0350        GRANT PERMISSION      06-Dec-2017                                    

Applicant:Daniela Van Putten & Aidan QuinlanLocation60, Brookvale Downs, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14.

Proposed Development: A domestic extension and alterations to existing two storey semi-detached dwelling.  The extension and alterations are comprised of: single storey extensions to front and rear; two storey extension to rear; first floor level extension to side; elevational changes; modifications to existing house; and all ancillary works.


SD17B/0351        GRANT PERMISSION      07-Dec-2017                                    

Applicant:Triona DalyLocation:68, Marian Crescent, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14

Proposed Development: Amendments to previous Planning Permission granted (Ref: SD16B/0360). The proposed amendments include: alterations to the roof shape of the proposed new first floor side extension and associated dormer to rear.


SD17B/0352        GRANT PERMISSION & GRANT RETENTION          07-Dec-2017                                    

Applicant:Niamh and John O’BrienLocation:40, Cypress Grove South, Templeogue, Dublin 6W

Proposed Development: Conversion of attic to storage including a dormer window to the side at roof level and retention of a single storey ground floor extensin to front/side.


SD17A/0373        REQUEST ADDITIONAL INFORMATION   06-Dec-2017                                    

Applicant:Shared Access LimitedLocation:Woodstown Shopping Centre, Ballycullen Road, Knocklyon, Dublin 16

Proposed Development: 12m Shrouded Totem Structure carrying telecommunications equipment required in the provision of localised mobile and broadband services.  The structure consists of a triangular section tower designed to be entirely clad with Commercial Informational Signage panels made of a radio-friendly material.  The GSM antennas will be concealed within the top of the section of the structure and the equipment will be cabled to adjacent communications cabinets, all located within a gated compound. The development will form part of Three Ireland’s Ltd 2G voice, 3G and 4G network.


SD17A/0375        REQUEST ADDITIONAL INFORMATION   06-Dec-2017                                     

Applicant:Roy Flynn and Eamon CampbellLocation:11, Daletree View, Dublin 24

Proposed Development: (1) 2 storey, 2 bedroom dwelling, area 87.8sq.m, attached to the east side of the existing dwelling; (2) dormer roof extension to front and rear of first floor of existing dwelling, increased area 17.9sq.m; (3) reconfiguration of ground floor level of existing dwelling; (4) alteration of the existing driveway and front garden to provide for a new driveway serving the new dwelling and additional parking space for existing dwelling and the installation of dished section of footpath; (5) the removal of a section of existing 1.8m high boundary wall and construction of new low wall to gable of proposed dwelling; (6) pillars and new gate providing access to reconfigured rear gardens at the north eastern corner of the site; (7) all associated site development works on a site of area 3.62 hectares.


SD17A/0380        REQUEST ADDITIONAL INFORMATION   07-Dec-2017                                    

Applicant:Colm PerryLocation:Rear of 665, Ballycullen Cottages, Ballycullen Road, Dublin 16

Proposed Development: 1 x 3 bedroom, 2 storey detached house; 1 x 3 bedroom dormer bungalow & 2 x 3 bedroom, semi-detached dormer bungalows all with new access via Hunters Avenue. Works to include all associated infrastructure and site development including drainage, landscaping, boundary treatments.