SDCC Planning Applications and Decisions 27 – 31 May 2019

(Knocklyon, Firhouse, Rathfarnham, Templeogue, Willington)



  • Permission granted for construction of house in Butterfield Avenue, Rathfarnham.
  • Permission granted for demolition of existing house and construction of new house in The Wood, Ballyboden Road.
  • Permission and Retention granted for the construction of a PE hall, changing rooms, etc. at Sancta Maria College, Ballyroan.
  • Clarification of information sought regarding the construction of a house in Cypress Grove Road, Templeogue.
  • Appeal notified to An Bord Pleanala regarding SDCC’s decion o grant permission for the construction of 2 houses in Wellington Cottages, Templeogue.
  • An Bord Pleanala upheld the decision of SDCC to refuse permission for alterations to house in Mount Alton.




SD18B/0412          27-May-2019                     Retention                                    Additional Information

Applicant:                                                            Emma & Aidan Walls

Location:                                                              62, Glenbrook Park, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14

Proposed Development:                               Retention and completion of an extension to the rear and side, part conversion of the garage to comprise a wc & bicycle storage; demolition of an obsolete boiler chimney; raising of walls of the garage to match the ceiling height of the rear extension; installation of a brick-slip finish to the front facade of the garage to match the dwelling; infill part of the side passage between the garage and the main house with provision of a door to the front.


SD19B/0213          27-May-2019                     Permission                                  New Application

Applicant:                                                            David & Gayle Fleming

Location:                                                              7, Knocklyon Green, Knocklyon, Dublin 16

Proposed Development:                               Single storey extension to rear; first floor extension over existing garage & kitchen to side; partial conversion of existing garage; new lean-to roof over porch and garage area to front; alterations to porch & garage door and all associated site works.


SD19B/0216          29-May-2019                     Permission                                  New Application

Applicant:                                                            Walfrid Holdings Ltd.

Location:                                                              11, Corrybeg, Templeogue, Dublin 6W

Proposed Development:                               Two storey extension to front, side and rear of existing dwelling with small balcony to rear; single storey extension to rear; new canopy over front entrance door; additional rooflights to front; removal of existing chimney; alterations to finishes on front elevation; alterations to front boundary walls & entrance piers including a new vehicular entrance and railings; associated site works (existing dwelling 284sq.m & proposed dwelling 401sq.m).


SD19B/0219          31-May-2019                     Permission                                  New Application

Applicant:                                                            Seamus McCooey

Location:                                                              17, Rushbrook Road, Templeogue, Dublin 6W

Proposed Development:                               Conversion of existing attic to storage area and new roof dormer window to rear.


SD19B/0220          31-May-2019                     Permission                                  New Application

Applicant:                                                            Hugh & Patricia O’Neill

Location:                                                              1, Ballyroan Court, Templeogue, Dublin 16

Proposed Development:                               Construction of a single storey extension to the rear of the existing dwelling and all associated internal alterations and site works.




SD18A/0325                    GRANT PERMISSION               27-May-2019                                    

Applicant:                                                             Mark Dowling

Location:                                                               71, Butterfield Avenue, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14

Proposed Development:                                Construction of a detached 2 storey house on site adjacent. Sand/Lime rendered external masonry walls at lower level to cill height of 3.2m; stained timber post and beam structure at upper level with external joinery infill panels (glazed and solid) to eaves height of 4.45m; clay pantiles on mono-pitch roof to ridge height of 6.5m; entrance porch to front (south) of house, stained timber cladding and clay roof pantiles; steps to rear (north) of house, rendered finish and painted steel handrail; timber fencing and planting along property boundary lines; creation of vehicle access from Butterfield Avenue; 1 off-road car parking space.


SD18A/0330                    GRANT PERMISSION               27-May-2019                                    

Applicant:                                                             Cathy Keating

Location:                                                               The Wood, Ballyboden Road, Dublin 14

Proposed Development:                                Demolition of single storey house and construction of two storey house with entrance onto Ballyboden Road and ancillaries.


SD19B/0132                    GRANT PERMISSION               27-May-2019                                    

Applicant:                                                             Avril & Jonathan Tracy

Location:                                                               27, Fortfield Park, Terenure, Dublin 6W.

Proposed Development:                                Removal of single storey element of the existing dwelling and construction of part single storey (38.3sq.m) & part two storey extension (124sq.m) to side and rear of dwelling; re-location of front door and increase of the entrance hall area (2.2sq.m); attic conversion incorporating a dormer window to the rear of the roof; associated site works.


SD19B/0135                    GRANT PERMISSION               28-May-2019                                    

Applicant:                                                             Frank & Maura Martin

Location:                                                               239, Templeogue Road, Dublin 6w

Proposed Development:                                Replacement of a concrete rear garden wall with a 1.9m in height sand cement rendered, precast concrete capped concrete block wall; installation of a painted timber pass gate fronting on to Hyde Park at the rear.


SD19B/0138                    GRANT PERMISSION               28-May-2019                                    

Applicant:                                                            Glen O’Grady & Tracy Keane

Location:                                                               21, The Avenue, Boden Park, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16

Proposed Development:                                Alterations to roof to allow for attic conversion (25.51sq.m) to include replacing hipped roof at right hand side with new ‘Dutch’ hip roof construction; dormer roof extension to rear; ‘Velux’ roof windows to front elevation; frosted landing window to side; internal alterations and associated site works.


SD19B/0139                    GRANT PERMISSION               29-May-2019                                    


Applicant:                                                             David & Linda Jago

Location:                                                               1, Coolamber Park, Knocklyon Road, Dublin 16

Proposed Development:                                Demolition of front porch, lean to roof with attached conservatory to the rear including garden store to rear of garden; two storey flat roof extension to the side and single storey extension to the rear, consisting of a new open plan area with additional bedroom, ensuite and balcony to the rear; garden room sited in the existing location of demolished shed; changes will consist to all elevations, internal alterations, roof light and all associated site works.


SD19B/0140                    GRANT PERMISSION               30-May-2019                                     

Applicant:                                                             Garrett & Olive Bonner

Location:                                                               75, Dodder Road Lower, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14

Proposed Development:  Change of design from previously granted planning permission Ref. SD18B/0232: alterations and a single storey above garage extension to existing house; changes to roof design to incorporate new extension and all ancillary works.


SD19B/0143                    GRANT PERMISSION               30-May-2019                                    

Applicant:                                                             Francis Byrne

Location:                                                               32, Grangebrook Avenue, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16

Proposed Development:                                Raise the existing gable wall structure up to new roof level to form a new dormer structure to the side of the existing two storey semi-detached dwelling with a new window in structure; ventilated rooflight to existing front tiled roof; external finishes to match existing; internal alterations and associated site works.


SD19A/0115                    GRANT PERMISSION & GRANT RETENTION      29-May-2019                                    

Applicant:                                                             Board of Management

Location:                                                               Sancta Maria College, Ballyroan, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16

Proposed Development:                                Completion of works previously granted (SD11A/0254) to include: the construction of a PE hall, changing rooms, wc’s, ancillary plant and storage; stage and fly tower to the existing assembly hall; 2 hard courts; improvements to existing paths, internal roadways; parking and drop off facilities; new entrance signage; 23 car parking spaces; bicycle parking; covered walkway; fencing; landscaping and associated site development works which lies within the curtilage of St. Mary’s Convent, a Protected Structure; making good external walls to ancillary buildings to St. Mary’s Convent; upgrade of access road as part of the improved access to the school; Retention of the previously granted demolition of a 1947 classroom wing; water tower and prefabs.


SD19A/0113                    GRANT PERMISSION FOR RETENTION      29-May-2019                                    

Applicant:                                                             Board of Management

Location:                                                               Sancta Maria College, Ballyroan, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16

Proposed Development:                                2 temporary single storey portacabins comprising of 3 classrooms, wc’s and ancillary accommodation; covered access link to facilitate refurbishment works to the existing school buildings within the curtilage of St. Mary’s Convent, a Protected Structure.


SD19B/0141                    REFUSE PERMISSION              28-May-2019                                    

Applicant:                                                             Sean Crowe

Location:                                                               20, Fortfield Drive, Terenure, Dublin 6w

Proposed Development:                                Extension and alterations comprising: two storey extension to the rear; conversion to habitable use and extension to attic, including dormers to the rear; front and rear elevational changes; all ancillary works.


SD19B/0145                    REQUEST ADDITIONAL INFORMATION      30-May-2019                                    

Applicant:                                                             Gillian & Luke Prendergast

Location:                                                               3, Wainsfort Manor Drive, Terenure, Dublin 6W

Proposed Development:                                3 ‘Velux’ windows in the front roof elevation; dormer roof extension to the rear; changes to the roof elevations to the front, side and rear of dwelling; 2 windows to the side elevation as part of a proposed attic conversion.


SD19A/0038                    SEEK CLARIFICATION OF ADDITIONAL INFORMATION      28-May-2019                                    

Applicant:                                                             Keith & Shanagh Downey

Location:                                                               46 Cypress Grove Road, Templeogue, Dublin 6W.

Proposed Development:                                (A) demolition of single storey annex to the northern side of the existing house and associated remedial works; (B) construction of boundary wall to form a new site within the existing site; (C) construction of three storey (including second floor dormer), four bedroom family dwelling within the newly formed site; (D) all ancillary works including the relocation of existing entrance gateways and the construction of a new gateway.





APPEAL NOTIFIED:                                             30-May-2019

APPEAL LODGED:                                               28-May-2019

APPELLANT TYPE:                                              1ST PARTY

NATURE OF APPEAL:                                        CONDITIONS 2 & 3

COUNCILS DECISION:                                       GRANT PERMISSION

APPLICANT:                                                          Rosemount Properties Ltd.

LOCATION:                                                           6, Wellington Cottages, Templeogue, Dublin 6W

PROPOSED DEVELOPMENT:                          2 detached, 4 bedroom dormer bungalows; all associated site works.





AN BORD PLEANALA REF. NO.:                    ABP-303727-19

APPEAL DECIDED:                                              29-May-2019

APPELLANT TYPE:                                              1ST PARTY

APPEAL DECISION:                                            Refuse Permission

COUNCILS DECISION:                                       REFUSE PERMISSION

APPLICANT:                                                          James & Sarah Fitzpatrick

LOCATION:                                                           38, Mount Alton, Dublin 16

PROPOSED DEVELOPMENT:                          Ground floor entrance porch and skylight above with change of windows to the front; ground floor rear extension comprising of alterations and demolition works including the removal of rear shed; first floor flat roofed dormer extension providing first floor habitable accommodation, including raising of roof ridge to rear and sides hosting photovoltaic panels and a strip roof light to the front of the property.


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