No large housing developments in our area this week.  Large development of apartments in Cookstown , at least the roads are in and it was a commercial Estate.  More Cloud storage from Amazon in Jacobs factory.  Battle in Knocklyon Heights to add a house on existing site.  Otherwise a quiet week.

Planning Decisions to 10th of August, 2018

SD18A/0189   09-Aug-2018   Permission      Significant Additional Information

Applicant:        F. Smith, P. Gosai & A. Smith

Location:         1, Boden Villas, Taylor’s Lane, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16

Proposed Development:         Subdivision of the land, the construction of a dormer bungalow to the rear of the existing dwelling, the provision of a shared driveway, car parking for both dwellings and all associated site works.


SD18A/0281   07-Aug-2018   Permission      New Application

Applicant:        Regina McGovern

Location:         The rear of 24 Barton Drive, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14, D14 HP57

Proposed Development:         Demolition of 3 no. existing storage sheds and the construction of a two-storey extension to the existing creche (for the use on both floors as a creche facility) consisting of 68.7 sq.m. at ground floor level and 87.5 sq.m. at first floor level to include all ancillary works all at ‘Little Harvard’.


SD18A/0290   09-Aug-2018   Permission      New Application

Applicant:        John McGough

Location:         Mileen, Willbrook Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14.

Proposed Development:         Modification of existing boundary wall and pavement to form a new setback vehicular entrance with piers and gates, accessed from Willbrook Road.


SD18B/0338    07-Aug-2018   Permission      New Application

Applicant:        John & Gillian French

Location:         44, Fortfield Drive, Terenure, Dublin 6W

Proposed Development:         Conversion of existing garage to side of dwelling to living space including construction of a bay window to front of dwelling and all associated internal alterations and site works. Construction of new entrance porch to front of dwelling.


SD18B/0340    08-Aug-2018   Permission      New Application

Applicant:        Ciara Farrell

Location:         577, Woodview Cottages, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14

Proposed Development:         Demolition of a single storey extension to the rear and construction of a new single storey extension also to the rear of the propoerty.


SD18B/0341    08-Aug-2018   Permission      New Application

Applicant:        Brian Saunders

Location:         21, Killakee Park, Dublin 24

Proposed Development:         An attic conversion with dormer window to rear, new porch to front and alterations to existing hipped roof and gable wall comprising of the raising of the gable wall and extension of roof ridge to form a half hipped roof end profile and alterations to windows on the gable wall.


SD18B/0347    10-Aug-2018   Permission      New Application

Applicant:        Nicola & Brendan Cullen

Location:         25, Knocklyon Green, Dublin 16

Proposed Development:         Construction of new bay window and porch c/w tiled roof to the front of existing dwelling.


SD18B/0348    10-Aug-2018   Permission      New Application

Applicant:        Tom & Fiona Crotty

Location:         25, Crannagh Road, Dublin 14

Proposed Development:         Demolition of existing single storey extension, sunroom and ancillary shed structures to the rear of original 2 storey detached dwelling and the construction of a new single storey extension with new roof structure in lieu, the construction of new dormer window to existing 2 storey return to rear, the demolition of existing side entrance porch and construction of new side entrance porch in lieu, the provision of velux rooflights to rear and a velux rooflight to the front elevation and alterations to existing window openings to side and rear elevations, together with a new pitched roof to existing bay window to front elevation and all ancillary site works.#


SD18A/0219   GRANT PERMISSION  07-Aug-2018                                    

Applicant:Amazon Data Services Ireland Ltd.Location:Former Jacob’s/Allied Biscuits Site, Belgard Road, Tallaght, Dublin 24, D24 DA27

Proposed Development: (1) The construction of a new two storey c.23,283sq.m building for use as data storage facilities containing: data storage rooms, electrical & mechanical plant rooms and support areas including offices and welfare facilities, loading bays, back-up generators and water storage tanks, mechanical plant at roof level is screened from view on all sides by permanent screens; (2) 27 car parking spaces; (3) amendment to previously permitted site landscaping, boundary treatment and associated site infrastructure (planning permission Reg. Ref. SD16A/0093) and (4) the demolition of a single storey building (floor area of 310sq.m).


SD18B/0105    GRANT PERMISSION  07-Aug-2018                                    

Applicant:Amanda SweeneyLocation:10, Wainsfort Manor Green, Terenure, Dublin 6w.

Proposed Development: New attic extension by extending the existing roof ridge line and raising the gable wall to the existing pitched roof line, complete with new dormer windows to the rear elevation, new ‘Velux’ roof light to the front elevation and new window (frosted glass) to the new stairwell in the side elevation with all associated works.


SD18B/0258    GRANT PERMISSION  07-Aug-2018                                    

Applicant:Mick CockerLocation:36, Greentrees Road, Terenure, Dublin 6w

Proposed Development: Construction of a first floor side extension with pitched roof above the existing garage and utility room.


SD18B/0261    GRANT PERMISSION  08-Aug-2018                                     

Applicant:Michelle & Alan HarrisonLocation:33, Coolamber Court, Knocklyon, Dublin 16.

Proposed Development: Single storey front extension and conversion of existing porch to a habitable space; alteration of existing windows to the ground floor gable wall; minor internal alterations and all associated site works.


SD18B/0262    GRANT PERMISSION  08-Aug-2018                                    

Applicant:ntonella Uras and Noel O’RiordanLocation:8, Eden Court, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16

Proposed Development: Conversion of attic to use as a study including amendments to side gable of house to form a ‘Dutch’ hip roof with a new window to side, the addition of a dormer window to the rear, in-line roof lights to front and rear and all associated elevational changes and site works.


SD18B/0263    GRANT PERMISSION  09-Aug-2018                                    

Applicant:Eamon & Aine MurrayLocation:46, Prospect Meadows, Prospect Manor, Dublin 16

Proposed Development: Works to semi-detached 2-storey dwelling involving the demolition of existing single storey kitchen structure to rear, construction of a single storey extension with rooflights to rear, addition of ground floor window to side elevation and new rooflight to existing rear roof surface and all associated site works.


SD18B/0266    GRANT PERMISSION  09-Aug-2018                                    

Applicant:James & Lisa KeoghLocation:64, Dodder Road Lower, Churchtown, Dublin 14.

Proposed Development: Construct a single storey rear extension.


SD18B/0268    GRANT PERMISSION  09-Aug-2018                                    

Applicant:Conor & Emer WallaceLocation:52, Osprey Park, Dublin 6w

Proposed Development: Conversion of existing garage to use as a living room at ground floor level and single-storey extension comprising entrance porch at front and extension to front of converted garage and relocation of the left hand side gate pier at front to form a wider access (4.73m. width).


SD18B/0269    GRANT PERMISSION  09-Aug-2018                                    

Applicant:Cathal & Marie GoodmanLocation:36, Wainsfort Avenue, Dublin 6w

Proposed Development: Demolish existing front porch and single storey extension at side and rear including a previously approved granny flat extension (Reg. Ref: XB.717). Erect new front porch and 2 storey extension (dormer style) at side and rear incorporating a granny flat on the ground floor and front first floor dormer extension, single storey extension at rear.


SD18B/0264    GRANT PERMISSION FOR RETENTION          08-Aug-2018                                     

Applicant:Noel O’GradyLocation:31, Ellensbrough Grange, Kiltipper Road, Dublin 24

Proposed Development: Retention of existing domestic garage adjoining to the side of existing dwelling house.


SD18A/0179   APPEAL NOTIFIED:     10-Aug-2018APPEAL LODGED:          07-Aug-2018



LOCATION:      32, Knocklyon Heights, Knocklyon, Dublin 16

PROPOSED DEVELOPMENT:   Divide existing site into 2 sites, demolish existing garage and kitchen area of existing house, erect a new 4 bedroom detached 2 storey house in the side garden of site with new boundary walls, 2 car spaces to front of new house and all associated site works.


SD17A/0212   AN BORD PLEANALA REF. NO.:          ABP-301204-18          

APPEAL DECIDED:       07-Aug-2018       APPELLANT TYPE:    3RD PARTY X 3


APPLICANT:     Prymont Property Development Limited

LOCATION:      Unit, 5A-C, Second Avenue, Cookstown Industrial Estate, Tallaght, Dublin 24

PROPOSED DEVELOPMENT:   Mixed residential and commercial development (total GFA of 19564.2sq.m) providing a total of 126 apartments in 3 blocks, 2 commercial units, community room, crèche and gym, along with a landscaped courtyard and bicycle store with 88 bicycle spaces; and underground carpark, accessed from Second Avenue, providing a total of 152 parking spaces (144+8 wheelchair users), refuse stores, attenuation tank and plant areas. Block A, fronting Second Avenue, comprises a total of 49 apartments (1 studio, 17 one bed and 31 two bed) all with private balcony spaces in a building with a maximum height of 5 storey. Ground floor level of Block A includes a gym of 258.1sq.m. Block B, fronting Cookstown Way, comprises a total of 49 apartments (4 studio, 18 one bed, 23 two bed and 4 three bed) all with private balcony spaces, in a building partially 5 storeys rising to 7 storeys. Ground floor level of Block B includes 2 commercial units (176.67sq.m and 463.85sq.m), a crèche of 215.22sq.m and a community room of 38.18sq.m. Block C, located in the southwest corner of the site, comprises a total of 29 apartments (11 one bed, 8 two bed and 10 three bed) all with private balcony spaces, in a building partially 5 storeys rising to 7 storeys. Ground floor level of Block C includes and ESB substation and switchroom. The development also includes the demolition of an existing industrial unit and all associated site development works.