SDCC Planning Decisions 19– 23 September 2019

(Knocklyon, Firhouse, Rathfarnham, Templeogue, Willington)



  • Application submitted to build 1 house in Ballyroan Road, Rathfarnham.
  • Application submitted for retention of change of use of youth club facility to a shared pre-school and after-school/community use facility in The Millennium Building, Firhouse Community & Leisure Club Ltd, Ballycullen Drive, Firhouse.
  • Additional information submitted regarding the application to make alterations to a Protected Structure at The Millhouse, Whitechurch Road.
  • Application withdrawn to build 3 dwellings at Riverside Cottages, Templeogue.
  • Permission granted to divide existing site and construct 1 house in Orchardton, Rathfarnham.
  • Permission refused to build 24 apartments at Nutgrove Avenue, Rathfarnham.
  • Additional information requested regarding the application to extend Sally Park Nursing Home, Firhouse.




SD19A/0268          22-Aug-2019                      Permission                                  New Application

Applicant:                                                            Philip Robert & Carol Ann Eager

Location:                                                              130, Ballyroan Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16

Proposed Development:                               116sq.m single storey dwelling and 17.75sq.m single storey domestic garage together with all associated and ancillary site works. The application includes subdivision of existing site with access of Ballyroan Crescent through existing vehicular entrance and alterations to existing site boundary walls.

Direct Marketing:                                             NO


SD19A/0269          22-Aug-2019                      Retention                                    New Application

Applicant:                                                            Firhouse Community & Leisure Club Ltd.

Location:                                                              The Millennium Building, Firhouse Community & Leisure Club Ltd, Ballycullen Drive, Firhouse, Dublin 24

Proposed Development:                               Retention of change of use of youth club facility at ground floor level to a shared pre-school and after-school facility together with multi-purpose rooms for community use, complete with toilet and storage facilities (area- 205.29sq.m), replacing of two external steel doors to glazed doors within the side/east elevation, replace an existing window to a new escape door and construction of 1 new external window, both within the rear/north elevation facing Ballycullen Drive.

Direct Marketing:                                             NO


SD18B/0522          19-Aug-2019                      Permission                                  Additional Information

Applicant:                                                            Bernard & Joan Molloy

Location:                                                              343, Orwell Park Close, Templeogue, Dublin 16

Proposed Development:                               Removal of an existing ground floor window and replacement with a door and window to the front of existing dwelling house.

Direct Marketing:                                             NO


SD18B/0535          20-Aug-2019                      Permission                                  Additional Information

Applicant:                                                            Killian Casey & Emer Duffy

Location:                                                              The Millhouse, Whitechurch Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14.

Proposed Development:                               Construction of vehicular entrance to the curtilage of a Protected Structure to accommodate 3 car spaces on a paved surface that shall abutt directly onto the public realm; provision of pedestrian entrance and path to the back of the spaces, to access the period house directly; erection of a 2m high boundary metal fence and 1m hedge screening along the boundary facing St. Patricks Cottages replacing the existing chain-link fence.

Direct Marketing:                                             NO


SD19B/0329          21-Aug-2019                      Permission                                  New Application

Applicant:                                                             Lorraine & Mandy Kelly

Location:                                                               56 Barton Drive, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14.

Proposed Development:                               Partial demolition of existing dwelling house and the construction of a part single storey and part two storey extension to the side and rear (including rooflights) along with the associated site development works including the widening of the existing vehicular entrance.

Direct Marketing:                                             NO


SD19B/0330          21-Aug-2019                      Permission                                  New Application

Applicant:                                                            Seána & Karol Hogan

Location:                                                              62, Orchardstown Drive, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14

Proposed Development:                               Demolition of an existing converted garage and conservatory extension and the construction of a 33sq.m extension at ground floor level and 5sq.m shed, as well as a dormer window to the rear of an existing attic conversion and all ancillary site works.

Direct Marketing:                                             Direct Marketing – NO


SD19B/0332          22-Aug-2019                      Permission                                  New Application

Applicant:                                                            Niamh Troy & Shane Teefy

Location:                                                              93, Marian Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14, D14 F2N4

Proposed Development:                               Two storey extension to front of dwelling, single storey extension to side and rear of existing dwelling, new porch to front, widening of existing vehicular entrance piers to 3.5m, new solar panels to south facing slope of main dwelling roof and all associated site works.

Direct Marketing:                                             Direct Marketing – NO


SD19B/0335          23-Aug-2019                      Retention                                    New Application

Applicant:                                                            Lorraine Payne

Location:                                                              10, Wainsfort Grove, Terenure, Dublin 6w

Proposed Development:                               Single storey extention to rear (31.15sq.m).

Direct Marketing:                                             NO




SD18A/0349                    DECLARED WITHDRAWN      22-Aug-2019                                    

Applicant:                                                             Avest Rivertemple Ltd.

Location:                                                               Riverside Cottages, Templeogue, Dublin 6w

Proposed Development:                                Construction of 3 terraced, 3 storey family dwellings with vehicular entrances and 2 car parking spaces to front garden and rear garden shed to each dwelling; boundary walls and associated works.

Direct Marketing:                                              NO


SD18A/0426                    GRANT PERMISSION               22-Aug-2019                                    

Applicant:                                                             S. Beggan

Location:                                                               2, The Avenue, Cypress Downs, Templeogue, Dublin, 6W

Proposed Development:                                Construction of an extension at first floor level to existing house; construction of a 3 bedroom detached house and the widening of existing entrance and all associated site works.

Direct Marketing:                                              No


SD19A/0201                    GRANT PERMISSION               21-Aug-2019                                    

Applicant:                                                             Frank O’Sullivan

Location:                                                               12, Orchardton, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14

Proposed Development:                                (1) Division of the existing site and the erection of 1 detached, two storey two bedroom dwelling of 96.8sq.m with a single storey element to the rear; (2) alterations to the existing side vehicular entrance to the side of the proposed dwelling; (3) demolition of the conservatory to the rear of the existing house to allow for the required area for rear garden space, garden structures and a section of the existing north-east boundary wall; (4) ancillary site works necessary to facilitate the development including SUDS surface water drainage, site works, boundary treatments and landscaping.

Direct Marketing:                                              NO


SD19B/0252                    GRANT PERMISSION               19-Aug-2019                                    

Applicant:                                                             Mr. & Mrs. P. Fox

Location:                                                               2, Kennington Crescent, Templeogue, Dublin 6W.

Proposed Development:                                Erection of a single storey extension to the rear and a two storey extension to the side to include an extended dining and kitchen area; new utility and study at ground floor level and an extended bedroom and bathroom at first floor level including all ancillary site works.

Direct Marketing:                                              NO


SD19B/0259                    GRANT PERMISSION               19-Aug-2019                                    

Applicant:                                                             Tony & Ann Duffy

Location:                                                               9, Woodstown Meadow, Knocklyon, Dublin 16

Proposed Development:                                Attic conversion for storage; alterations to bay window; porch with pitched tiled roof and alterations to roof profile and dormer window to rear.

Direct Marketing:                                              NO


SD18A/0421                    REFUSE PERMISSION              22-Aug-2019                                    

Applicant:                                                             Sirio Logistic Services Ltd.

Location:                                                               Nutgrove Avenue, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14

Proposed Development:                                Construction of a 2,494sq.m residential development consisting of twenty-four apartments in 2 four storey buildings; Block A with 8 apartments and the combined Blocks B and C with 16 apartments with 24 parking spaces and 20 bicycle spaces and landscaped courtyards at the former Esso filling station.

Direct Marketing:                                              NO


SD19A/0200                    REQUEST ADDITIONAL INFORMATION      19-Aug-2019                                    

Applicant:                                                             Oaklands Nursing Home Ltd.

Location:                                                               Sally Park Nursing Home, Sally Park Close, Firhouse, Dublin 24

Proposed Development:                                Demolition of modern single storey structure attached to the west of the existing building (Protected Structure); construction of a two storey 131sq.m extension to the west; two storey 1121.7sq.m bedroom wing extension with a link corridor to the south; one storey 32sq.m extension to the north of the existing building (Protected Structure); minor internal alterations to the ground and first floor of the existing building (Protected Structure) and all associated site works.

Direct Marketing:                                              NO


SD19A/0204                    REQUEST ADDITIONAL INFORMATION       22-Aug-2019                                    

Applicant:                                                             Lisa McDonald

Location:                                                               60, Butterfield Park, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14

Proposed Development:                                Demolition to various side extensions and garage; addition of a proposed new rear garden level extension; attic roof conversion including 2 new dormer windows all to the existing house; new 2.5 storey house with roof accommodation including dormer windows; boundary wall and all associated site works.

Direct Marketing:                                              NO


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