There is a lot of interest.  Community Health Centres which we were promised would alleviate the problems of A&E at the Hospitals , continue to struggle to be developed.  Large development by Castlethorn in Lucan a Special Development Zone (SDZ).  Whitechurch Lodge Appeal -“Grant permissin and Refuse permission” not quite sure what that means.

Planning Decisions to the 31st of March 2017

SD11A/0135/EP(1)     27-Mar-2017   Extension Of Duration Of Permission          New Application

Applicant:        O’Byrne Partnership

Location:         Boot/Convent Road, Clondalkin, Dublin 22

Proposed Development:         Demolition of all existing buildings on site and construction of an integrated Healthcare facility with vehicular access from Boot Road / Convent Road to include;  a 3 – 5 storey Primary Care Centre building with incorporated pharmacare centre, café, HSE administration, medical treatment rooms, ancillary service areas and staff facilities;  a 1 – 3 storey nursing home building to accommodate 80 bedrooms, ancillary amenity and service areas and staff facilities;  surface and basement level car parking, vehicular entrance and associated carriageway adjustments, signage, substation/switch room, revised boundary treatments, landscaping and all ancillary services and development at Boot Road/Convent Road, Fonthill Road and St. John’s Road.


SD16A/0458   30-Mar-2017   Permission      Additional Information

Applicant:        Niall & Yang Clarke

Location:         25, Cypress Grove South, Dublin 6w

Proposed Development:         Construction of a detached 4 bedroom dwelling house over two floors with ancillary attic storage space and site development works.


SD17A/0096   27-Mar-2017   Permission      New Application

Applicant:        Homehall Developments Ltd.

Location:         Bolton Hall, Ballyboden Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16

Proposed Development:         2 no. 3 bedroom courtyard style dwellings (c.131sq.m and c.137sq.m respectively) of 1 – 1.5 storeys in height on lands to the rear of Bolton Hall (a Protected Structure). The proposal will also provide for private open space areas serving each dwelling; 4 additional car parking spaces, new boundary treatment including works to the existing wall and all associated site development, site services and landscape works. The site is located in the overall Bolton Hall development (accessed via Ballyboden Road) for which a parent permission was granted under Reg. Ref. SD11A/0244 and An Bord Pleanala reference PL06S.241039.


SD17A/0101   28-Mar-2017   Permission      New Application

Applicant:        Cavan Developments

Location:         Kilteel Road, Tootenhill, Rathcoole, Co. Dublin.

Proposed Development:         12 dwellings consisting of 3 no. 3 storey 4 bed houses and 9 no. 2 storey 3 & 4 bed houses on a site located south west and adjacent to the Broadfield Manor residential development. The proposed development has the effect of modifying a residential development already permitted on plot no’s 62 – 72 & no. 78 on Roads 1,2 & 3 under Reg. Ref. SD16A/0229 (decision date 24/08/2016) and includes all associated site works and open spaces on a site area of 0.546 ha with access off permitted entrance onto Kilteel Road.


SDZ16A/0005 30-Mar-2017   Permission      Additional Information

Applicant:        Castlethorn Developments

Location:         Adamstown Drive & Newcastle Road, Lucan, Co. Dublin

Proposed Development:         246 dwellings in a mixture of terraced, semi-detached and detached houses consisting of 141 2 storey 3 bedroom houses – 85 with the option of a single storey rear extension and/or an additional adaptable room at attic level with a dormer window to the front elevation (house type 01) and a further 45 with the option of a single storey rear extension (houses types 03A, 03B and 03C); 76 2 storey 4 bedroom houses, 32 with the option of a single storey rear extension (house type 05); 15 2 storey 5 bedroom houses – each with the option of a single storey extension (house type 06) and 14 2.5 storey 5 bedroom houses – each with the option of a single storey rear extension (house type 08); 244 dwelling have solar panels at roof level; vehicular access to the development is provided off Adamstown Drive and via a new access off Newcastle Road (R120); the provision of c.1ha of public open space; all ancillary and associated site development and landscape works, including 4 ESB substations (with a combined gross floor area of c.32.6sq.m), surface upgrade works to Adamstown Drive; the provision of 534 car parking spaces in a variety of on curtilage and on street conditions; demolition of existing structures on site (c.449sq.m) site development works are also included  on lands west of Tandy’s Lane, all on a site of approx. 10ha. on lands bounded generally to the north by Westbury housing estate, to the east by Newcastle Road (R120) to the south by houses in Finnstown Fairways and the lands of Finnstown Castle Hotel and Golf Course and to the west by Tandy’s Lane and Somerton House. This application is bring made in accordance with the Adamstown Planning Scheme 2014 and relates to a proposed development within the Adamstown Strategic Development Zone Planning Scheme Area as defined by Statutory Instrument no. 272 of 2001.


SD17B/0009    27-Mar-2017   Permission      Additional Information

Applicant:        Rodney Bishop

Location:         2, Taylors Lane, Ballyboden, Dublin 16

Proposed Development:         Side single storey extension, flat roof type with an extended canopy to front as part thereof to give additional living accommodation with all on site ancillary services.


SD17B/0113    28-Mar-2017   Permission      New Application

Applicant:        Trevor & Fiona McArdle

Location:         5, Glendoher Close, Ballyboden, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16.

Proposed Development:         (1) the removal of the existing single storey extension to the rear, (2) the construction of a single storey extension to the rear with 1 roof light, (3) the conversion of the existing garage with new window to the front, (4) a first floor extension above the existing garage, (5) the conversion of the attic with 1 no. 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/0116    30-Mar-2017   Permission      New Application

Applicant:        Patrick Rafferty & Sonja Maria Campbell

Location:         4, Fairways, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14.

Proposed Development:         First floor side extension with new hipped roof, attic conversion with new dormer window to rear, roof lights to side and rear, and associated site works.


SD16A/0196   GRANT PERMISSION  29-Mar-2017                                    

Applicant:Gas Networks Ireland  Location:  Firhouse Road, Dublin 16

Proposed Development: An above ground natural gas pressure reduction unit measuring 5.05m x 1.1m x 2.3m (L x W x H) together with ancillary services and associated site works.


SD17A/0020   GRANT PERMISSION  27-Mar-2017                                    

Applicant:Dermot Devlin Location:33, Templeroan Grove, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16.

Proposed Development: Construction of three bedroom detached dormer bungalow and associated works in the side garden.


SD17A/0022   GRANT PERMISSION  27-Mar-2017                                    

Applicant:John McDonagh  Location:29 Ballyroan Heights, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16

Proposed Development: Demolition of existing 2 storey dwelling and construction of 2 four bedroom, three storey detached dwellings and all associated site works. Construction of new vehicular entrances onto public road for proposed houses.


SD17B/0043    GRANT PERMISSION  30-Mar-2017                                     

Applicant:Karol & Alice O’ Brien  Location:14, Glenlyon Park, Dublin 16

Proposed Development: Attic conversion (study/storage) which incorporates a new dormer construction to the rear and built up gable wall to accommodate additional head height.


SD17A/0056   INVALID – SITE NOTICE31-Mar-2017                                    

Applicant:B. & A-M. Mongey  Location:29, Willington Crescent, Templeogue, Dublin 6w

Proposed Development: Subdivision of site and house to create two independent dwellings consisting of: demolitions and alterations, new two storey side extension, single storey extension with roof lights all to the rear, re-routing of mains sewerage, alterations to existing drive and new driveway, associated site works throughout.


SD17A/0095   INVALID APPLICATION          31-Mar-2017                                    

Applicant:Paul Byrne

Location:1 & 1A, The Rise, Boden Park, Dublin 16.

Proposed Development: Retention of a first floor extension to the side of dwelling and the retention of the subdivision of a large dwelling into 2 no. two storey dwellings with off-street car parking.


SD17A/0034   REFUSE PERMISSION 31-Mar-2017                                    

Applicant:Ciaran & Bernie Dempsey  Location:42, Ballyboden Crescent, Dublin 16

Proposed Development: Construction of a 2 storey building consisting of 2, one bed apartments.


SD17A/0025   REQUEST ADDITIONAL INFORMATION        29-Mar-2017                                    

Applicant:Tallaght Town AFC  Location:

Carolan Park, Ballymana Lane, Kiltipper, Tallaght, Dublin 24

Proposed Development: A new clubhouse, extension to existing car park and relocation of car park entrance, perimeter security fence and septic tank, including all associated landscaping and ground works.


SD17A/0029    REQUEST ADDITIONAL INFORMATION          29-Mar-2017

Applicant:Amanda Dunlop  Location:7, Limekiln Drive, Terenure, Dublin 6W.

Proposed Development: Outline permission for the construction of a new 117sq.m, detached two-storey bungalow adjacent to the existing dwelling including ancillary works.


SD17B/0035    REQUEST ADDITIONAL INFORMATION        28-Mar-2017                                    

Applicant:T. & J. Weafer Location:29, Fernhill Park, Manor Estate, Terenure, Dublin 12.

Proposed Development: The removal of existing single storey garage and construction of two storey extension to side of dwelling with single storey extension to front elevation (32.3sq.m). Relocation of front door, 2 front windows, 2 rear windows and associated site works.


SD17B/0038    REQUEST ADDITIONAL INFORMATION        29-Mar-2017                                    

Applicant:R. & R. Faherty  Location:16, Hersil Wood, Knocklyon Road, Knocklyon, Dublin 16

Proposed Development: The construction of a single storey extension (10.2sq.m) to the front (east) elevation of the existing dwelling and all associated site works.


D17B/0047      REQUEST ADDITIONAL INFORMATION        29-Mar-2017                                    

Applicant:Caroline Bermingham  Location:113, Wainsfort Road, Terenure, Dublin 6W.

Proposed Development: (a) Demolition of existing garage and shed to side; (b) Construction of single storey extension to side and rear comprising a bedroom with ensuite, utility room, lobby and dining/kitchen enlargement; (c) Attic conversion with 2 dormer windows at rear and 2 skylights at front, for storage purposes only; (d) New window in existing WC at front and change of window size in stairs at side.


SD17B/0050    REQUEST ADDITIONAL INFORMATION        30-Mar-2017                                    

Applicant:John Doherty  Location:18, Springfield Crescent, Templeogue, Dublin 6W

Proposed Development: Alterations to existing dwelling comprising: (i) a new  kitchen/dining room extension to rear of ground floor. (ii) conversion of existing attic space for new habitable bedroom including new dormer window to rear (southwest) elevation and new ‘Velux’ roof light to front (northeast) elevation. (iii) Alterations to existing hipped roof to side (northwest) elevation, (iv) new bay window to front (northeast) elevation. (v) Widening of existing vehicular access entrance piers and all associated site works.


SD16A/0445   APPEAL NOTIFIED:     27-Mar-2017   APPEAL LODGED:      20-Mar-2017



APPLICANT:     Heatherbrook Homes WCL

LOCATION:      Whitechurch Lodge, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14.

PROPOSED DEVELOPMENT:   (1) Construction of new 2 storey  dwelling house (242sq.m) located to the west of the Protected Structure with 2 car parking spaces. (2) Construction of 4 new 2 storey terraced houses (147sq.m each) to the north of the Protected Structure with 2 car parking spaces each. (3)Subdivision of Whitechurch Lodge (Protected Structure) to provide two 4 bedroom dwelling houses (240sq.m and 244sq.m) with 3 and 2 car parking spaces respectively. Works to Whitechurch Lodge to include: demolition of single storey sheds/outhouses along the eastern boundary and 2 storey 1970’s extension to the north and 2 storey return to the east; construction of new 2 storey extension (47.95sq.m) to the north and forming part House 2; general refurbishment and decorative works; insulation to attic spaces and replacement of all existing ceilings; installation of Calsitherm wall lining system to all external walls; replacement of existing ground floor (concrete) with new insulated concrete slab, upgrade of existing suspended timber first floor as necessary; removal of some internal walls/partitions, sanitary, modern fixtures and fittings, modern fire surrounds and passenger lift and provision of new stud partitions to allow for new bathrooms and kitchens; repairs to internal joinery and staircases; removal of existing cementitious peddle-dash and render and replacement with lime plaster; replacement of all existing windows and new hardwood double -glazed sliding sash to match existing and new hardwood external doors; provision of new double doors (2 pairs) in lieu of existing windows to east elevation; repairs to existing roof and removal of part of the existing slate roof, raising the existing external wall and suspended timber first floor and relocation of bedroom window ope, all to the north east corner of the existing structure; installation of three conservation roof lights to inner slope of main roof and repairs to/replacement of existing rain water goods; installation of modern drainage, plumbing and heating systems, complete rewiring. (4) Site development works to include realignment of site boundary at northeast corner of the site, access roads, landscaping, bin store adjacent to entrance, lighting and safety railing to existing bridge. Works to a Protected Structure, Whitechurch Lodge (RPS no. 338), Phase 1 for 7 detached houses, site entrance and associated site works was granted 11/04/6 – Reg. Ref. SD15A/0211.