Planning this week has a number of interesting Developments.  Capami have re-applied for permission in the Old Court Area.  New Application around Whitechurch Lodge a protected structure.   MacCabe Durney Barnes Ltd., refused permission for their large application on the Stocking Lane, it looks like a very dense development was proposed.,this may not be the end , as Sequana Assets ltd, appeal the decision to refuse them permission for development on Stocking Lane. (Watch this space).  Aside from this a lot of people adding new houses to their existing house plot.

Planning Decisions to 17th of August, 2018

SD17A/0468   17-Aug-2018   Permission      Additional Information

Applicant:        Capami Ltd.

Location:         Oldcourt Road, Firhouse, Dublin 24.

Proposed Development:         Residential development comprising 64 dwellings on a site area of 3.8ha located south of Oldcourt Road. Access the development will be via a proposed new vehicular entrance from Oldcourt Road consisting of: 48 houses and 16 apartments comprising one 2 storey, 3-bed detached house, 24 2 storey, 3-bed semi -detached houses, 10 dormer, 2-bed semi-detached houses, 13 2-bed bungalows and 16 2-bed apartments in three 2 storey buildings. The proposed development also includes all associated site development works, car parking, open spaces and landscaping.


SD18A/0294   16-Aug-2018   Permission      New Application

Applicant:        Joseph Kilbride & Jennifer Markham

Location:         1, Carriglea Avenue, (Corner of Ballycullen Avenue), Firhouse, Dublin 24.

Proposed Development:         Subdivision of the site into two, the demolition of existing garage/shed to the side of the existing house, the construction of a new two storey three bedroom dwelling with an attic level storage space and 5 roof lights, as well as the creation of a new vehicular entrance (3.3m wide) and driveway with 2 parking spaces to the proposed dwelling, including alterations to the existing garden wall and vehicular entrance, landscape and the provision of a dished kerb and all associated site works.


SD18A/0295   16-Aug-2018   Permission      New Application

Applicant:        Heatherbrook Homes WCL Ltd.

Location:         Whitechurch Lodge, Whitechurch Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16.

Proposed Development:         Amendments to previously permitted development located within the attendant grounds of Whitechurch Lodge (Reg. Ref. SD17A/0183, granted permission on the 18.09.17).  Whitechurch Lodge is a Protected Structure (RPS No. 338).  Alterations to the 2 two storey, semi-detached houses to the north of the Protected Structure numbered 3 and 4 to include: changes in materials to elevations, alterations to window and door opes, change in roof profile from flat roof to mansard style roof.  Homes 5 and 6 omitted as per An Bord Pleanala Order PL06S.248229.


SD18B/0349    13-Aug-2018   Permission      New Application

Applicant:        Glen Gray

Location:         19, Ely View, Oldcourt Road, Firhouse, Dublin 24.

Proposed Development:         Attic conversion with dormer window to rear, new porch and living room extension to front and alterations to existing hipped roof and gable wall to form a new ‘Dutch’ hip type gable wall with new windows.


SD18B/0350    15-Aug-2018   Permission      New Application

Applicant:        Ailish Finnerty & Derek Saville

Location:         11, Fortfield Park, Terenure, Dublin 6W.

Proposed Development:         Demolition of an existing garage and single storey extension to side and rear of existing semi-detached, two storey dwelling and the subsequent construction of a new part single storey/part two storey rear and side extension; replacement/modification of existing windows and doors and all associated site works.


SD18B/0355    17-Aug-2018   Permission      New Application

Applicant:        Karen & Eddie Bourke

Location:         22, Willbrook Estate, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14.

Proposed Development:         Construction of a front porch, demolition of a conservatory and obsolete boiler house to the rear, construction of a rear ground floor extension, reduce the height of two windows on the front ground floor and reduce the width of one of the rear first floor windows.


SD18A/0174   GRANT PERMISSION  17-Aug-2018                                    

Applicant:Kieran FitzpatrickLocation:122, Templeogue Wood, Templeogue, Dublin 6, D6WY984.

Proposed Development: New three storey, 4 bedroom, brick finished, single dwelling with a pitched roof on the side; demolition of an existing masonry shed, allowing for two off-street car spaces, a side vehicular entrance, construction of a new boundary wall to separate the new build from the existing house and all associated site works.


SD18B/0224    GRANT PERMISSION  14-Aug-2018                                    

Applicant:L. Flynn & F. O’TooleLocation:46, Anne Devlin Road, Dublin 14

Proposed Development: Ground and first floor extension to side of dwelling over and behind garage, new bay window with extended roof over entrance and extended garage to front, rooflight to front, external insulation, driveway wideing and all associated site works.


SD18B/0274    GRANT PERMISSION  13-Aug-2018                                    

Applicant:Tristan DunneLocation:49, Grange Manor Drive, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16

Proposed Development: Construction of a shed/workshop of 10sq.m to the side and front of the house. Construction of a steel garage 5.9m x 4m on the east side of the willow tree at the front of the house. Creation of a new vehicular access from the street to the proposed garage and closing off the existing driveway access with a 1.8m high timber fence and pedestrian gate.


SD18B/0278    GRANT PERMISSION  15-Aug-2018                                    

Applicant:Kerry WyerLocation:44, Pinewood Park, Dublin 14.

Proposed Development: Conversion of the existing attic space with roof alterations comprising the construction of new side and rear roof dormers, skylight to the front elevation all at second floor level.


SD18B/0280    GRANT PERMISSION  15-Aug-2018                                    

Applicant:Peter KavanaghLocation:13, Wood Dale Close, Ballycullen, Dublin 24

Proposed Development: Ground floor partial front extension with pitched roof over; extension of roof to front over side garage with 1 column support; internal alteration at first floor level; hip build up into ‘Dutch’ hip with window in gable wall; dormer roof windows on front and rear slope of roof at attic level and attic conversion.


SD18B/0289    GRANT PERMISSION  17-Aug-2018                                    

Applicant:Cara TigheLocation:43, Brookvale Downs, Dublin 14, D14 K020.

Proposed Development: Modifications to existing 2 storey semi-detached dwelling to include: new front porch; partial side extension at first floor level; demolition of existing single storey rear extension; new rear extensions at ground and first floor levels; rooflights to side & rear roof; internal modifications and associated site development works.


SD18A/0193   REFUSE PERMISSION 17-Aug-2018                                     

Applicant:Joe FallonLocation:7, Woodstown Heath, Ballycullen, Dublin 16

Proposed Development: (1) Construction of a part two storey/part one storey detached two bed dwelling; (2) widening of existing vehicular entrance to facilitate off-street parking for both proposed and existing houses and all associated site works.


SD18A/0225   REFUSE PERMISSION 13-Aug-2018                                    

Applicant:MacCabe Durney Barnes Ltd.Location:2.4 ha, Stocking Lane, Ballyboden, Dublin 16.

Proposed Development: Three apartment blocks, two and three storeys in height, providing 46 apartments (36 no. 2-bedroom and 10 no. 1-bedroom); one crèche and one retail unit; 49 houses (8 no. 2-storey semi-detached 3 bedroom houses; 20 no. 3-storey semi-detached 4 bedroom houses; 2 no. 3-storey detached, 5 bedroom houses; 8 no. 2-storey terraced, 2 bedroom houses; 7 no. 3-storey terraced, 3 bedroom houses; 4 no. 3-storey terraced, 4 bedroom houses); new entrance location and design at Stocking Lane with a new access road and pavement to service the development; new separate pedestrian access with cycleway and pavement off Stocking Lane and new pedestrian access to Springvale. The development includes landscaped private and public open space, boundary fencing, lighting, play area, vehicle and cycle parking, site drainage works and all ancillary site development works on a site of c.2.4ha.


SD18A/0227   REQUEST ADDITIONAL INFORMATION         16-Aug-2018                                    

Applicant:David, Alan & Richard HarrisionLocation:

Mount Michael & Wits End, The Rookery, Scholarstown, Dublin 16.

Proposed Development: Demolition of existing derelict outbuildings and structures and the construction of 8 dwelling houses as follows: 4 Type A detached, 2 storey 4 bedroom, to the north of Mount Michael House;  2 Type B semi-detached, 2 storey, 4 bedroom, to the east of Mount Michael House;  1 Type C detached, 2 storey, 4 bedroom, to the south of Mount Michael House with proposed access from Scholarstown Road.  1 courtyard house: dormer style detached house, 3 bedroom, with projecting front dormer, to the west of Mount Michael House, all with private rear gardens.  Modified entrance to the site from The Rookery with widened vehicular entry and pedestrian entrance.  All associated site works including shared space access road and footpaths, driveways, parking, hard and soft landscaping, boundary treatments and drainage.  Part of boundary wall with Scholarstown Road to be removed and rebuilt to form new vehicular access to house 8 (House Type C).  There will be no change to Mount Michael House (a Protected Structure); proposed works will only consist of landscaping and site alterations, including new boundaries, proposed gates in existing courtyard walls to access front and rear gardens and new vehicular entrance and gate to front, accessed through The Rookery estate.


SD18B/0282    REQUEST ADDITIONAL INFORMATION         14-Aug-2018                                    

Applicant:Mark and Sorcha DiffneyLocation:20, Beaufort Downs, Dublin 14

Proposed Development: (1) Attic conversion that includes the construction of a new dormer window to the rear elevation, the reconstruction of existing hipped roof to form a mini hip with gable, two roof lights to the front elevation and (2) the reconstruction of the existing hipped porch roof on the front elevation to form a flat roof, together with all associated site works.


SD18B/0283    REQUEST ADDITIONAL INFORMATION         17-Aug-2018                                    

Applicant:Barry Greene & Gillian McNallyLocation:14, Wainsfort Avenue, Terenure, Dublin 6w

Proposed Development: Demolition and reconstruction of existing garage to the side of the house, construction of a new two storey and part single storey extension to the rear, new dormer window on the first floor to the front of the house and blocking up of existing window on the first floor to the side of the house and all associated services, site and landscaping works.


SD18B/0284    REQUEST ADDITIONAL INFORMATION         17-Aug-2018                                    

Applicant:Eamon CumminsLocation:32, The Heath, Cyprus Downs, Templeogue, Dublin 6W.

Proposed Development: Construction of single storey extension to side and rere, new side window with all associated site and landscaping works.


SD18A/0181   APPEAL NOTIFIED:     13-Aug-2018   APPEAL LODGED:       08-Aug-2018



LOCATION:      Lands at Prospect House, Stocking Lane, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16, D16 E5D0

PROPOSED DEVELOPMENT:   Part demolition of the existing wall along Stocking Lane, the construction of a 3 to 4 storey development of 19 residential units consisting of: 9 houses (8 4-bed and 1 3-bed), 8 apartments (4 3-bed, 2 2-bed and 2 1-bed) and 2 duplex units (3 bed); Development also includes the proposed new vehicular entrance off Stocking Lane to the ground floor enclosed car parking area, associated rear gardens for the houses at podium level, associated private open space in the form of balconies for the apartments and landscaped public open space; both Prospect House and the Gate Lodge are to remain intact.  All with associated signage, landscaping, street lighting, drainage, site works and ESB substation for the proposed development at this site Prospect House (a Protected Structure RPS. No. 340).