SDCC Planning Decisions 22– 26 July 2019

(Knocklyon, Firhouse, Rathfarnham, Templeogue, Willington)



  • Clarification of Additional information submitted regarding the application to construct 3 dwellings at Riverside Cottages, Templeogue.
  • Additional information submitted regarding the application to construct 24 apartments on Nutgrove Avenue, Rathfarnham.
  • Permission granted to construct 5 apartments/duplex units on lands at Ballyboden House, Ballyboden Road.
  • Application deemed invalid to construct 1 house in The Rise, Boden Park, Rathfarnham.
  • Proposed three Playspaces and play trail in Dodder Valley Park. Section 8





SD18A/0349          25-Jul-2019                        Permission      Clarification of Additional Information

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/0421          26-Jul-2019                        Permission                                  Additional Information

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


SD19B/0283          22-Jul-2019                        Permission                                  New Application

Applicant:                                                            Dave Hunt

Location:                                                              41, Hermitage Park, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16

Proposed Development:                               Alterations to existing window at ground floor level to front elevation; new single storey extension to side of existing dwelling; new window at ground floor level to side elevation; new rooflights to existing flat roof to rear of dwelling; associated site works.

Direct Marketing:                                             NO


SD19B/0285          22-Jul-2019                        Permission                                  New Application

Applicant:                                                            Mary Glynn

Location:                                                              19, Cypress Avenue, Brookwood, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16

Proposed Development:                               Construction of a ground floor level single storey domestic extension to the rear and side of a private dwelling consisting of a 5.4sq.m. extension at the rear accommodating the relocated kitchen; 9sq.m. extension to the side of the premises consisting of an increase in area of the dining area and a new bathroom; a proposed new service wall to facilitate the relocation of the electrical meter box; addition of 5 new external concrete steps, handrail and landing to connect into the existing entrance steps.

Direct Marketing:                                             NO


SD19B/0286          24-Jul-2019                        Retention

Applicant:                                                            Kathleen Martin

Location:                                                              13, Willbrook Lawn, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14

Proposed Development:                               Retention of replacing flat roof at the front of the house with a mono-pitch tiled roof.

Direct Marketing:                                             NO


SD19B/0291          25-Jul-2019                        Permission                                  New Application

Applicant:                                                            Michael & Victoria Smyth

Location:                                                              23, Orchardstown Drive, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14

Proposed Development:                               Single storey extensions of area c.6sq.m to the ground floor front; first floor side extension of area c.15sq.m to existing two storey semi-detached house; associated site works and landscaping all on a site of area c.333sq.m.

Direct Marketing:                                             NO


SD19B/0295          26-Jul-2019                        Permission                                  New Application

Applicant:                                                            Jim McMahon

Location:                                                              43, Springvale, Edmondstown Road, Dublin 16

Proposed Development:                               Two storey extension to side and single storey extension to rear of existing property with internal alterations to provide ancillary family accommodation and all associated site works.

Direct Marketing:                                             NO




SD19A/0055                    GRANT PERMISSION               24-Jul-2019                                    

Applicant:                                                             Mary Bugler

Location:                                                               Ballyboden House, Ballyboden Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16.

Proposed Development:                                Construction of a part-single (mono-pitched roof) part-three (pitched roof) storey apartment building to accommodate 3 two bedroom apartments at ground floor level and 2 three bedroom duplex units at first and second floor level; each ground floor apartment unit to be served by private amenity space to the rear and each duplex unit to be served by a private balcony at first floor level (western elevation); 1 dormer window and 1 roof light on front/western roof slope; 1 dormer window and 2 roof lights on rear/eastern roof slope; new access road from Bolton Avenue will serve the residential development, together with the provision of a shared car parking area (7 parking spaces); bin store; bicycle parking and all associated ancillary works necessary to facilitate this development including SuDS surface water drainage, site works, boundary treatments and landscaping.

Direct Marketing:                                              NO


SD19B/0216                    GRANT PERMISSION               23-Jul-2019                                    

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).

Direct Marketing:                                              NO


SD19B/0219                    GRANT PERMISSION               25-Jul-2019                                    

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.

Direct Marketing:                                              NO


SD19B/0223                    GRANT PERMISSION               26-Jul-2019                                    

Applicant:                                                             Barry Maguire

Location:                                                               13, Woodstown Place, Knocklyon, Dublin 16

Proposed Development:                                Conversion of existing attic space comprising of modification of existing roof structure; raising of existing gable c/w window; new access stairs and construction of flat roof dormer to the rear.

Direct Marketing:                                              YES


SD19B/0225                    GRANT PERMISSION               26-Jul-2019                                    

Applicant:                                                             Alan Heggie

Location:                                                               12, Grange Manor Drive, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16

Proposed Development:                                Increase in width of existing dormer roof on front elevation incorporating a new window to match existing windows; increase of the floor area by an additional 1.1sq.m.

Direct Marketing:                                              NO


SD19A/0231                    INVALID APPLICATION           25-Jul-2019                                    

Applicant:                                                             Pat Yeates

Location:                                                               51, The Rise, Boden Park, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16

Proposed Development:                                Demolition of existing side extension and rear garden shed and the construction of a two storey 120sq.m three bed detached family home to the existing side garden with a new 1.8m high boundary wall to the south elevation including all associated site works and site boundary treatments.

Direct Marketing:                                              NO


SD19B/0220                    REFUSE PERMISSION              25-Jul-2019                                    

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.

Direct Marketing:                                              NO


SD19B/0229                    REQUEST ADDITIONAL INFORMATION       26-Jul-2019                                    

Applicant:                                                             Eva Jimenez-Mateos & Tobias Engel

Location:                                                               56, Grangebrook Avenue, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16

Proposed Development:                                Domestic extension consisting of a single storey rear extension to the back elevation of the dwelling; conversion of attic to storage including a dormer window to the side and two ‘Velux’ roof lights to the front and rear, all at roof level to the provision of an additional bedroom at attic level; associated internal modifications and all the associated works necessary.

Direct Marketing:                                              YES


SD198/0006                                                          18-Jul-2019       Application Under Part VIII        

Applicant:                                                             South Dublin County Council

Location:                                                               Dodder Valley Park, Tallaght, Dublin 24

Proposed Development:                                Construct 3 play spaces and a play trail route in Dodder Valley Park in the townlands of Oldbawn, Tallaght, Knocklyon and Templeogue. The outline details of the proposal are:  3 play spaces located within Dodder Valley Park to incorporate play equipment, surfacing, boundary treatments, seating areas, planting, paving;  1 play trail route to incorporate play equipment, surfacing, boundary treatments, seating areas, planting, paving along the existing footpath within Dodder Valley Park;  All ancillary works.

The proposal has undergone Appropriate Assessment Screening under the Habitats Directive (92/43/EEC) and screening for Environmental Impact Assessment. Any person may, within 4 weeks from the date of publication of this notice, apply to An Bord Pleanála for a screening determination as to whether the development would be likely to have significant effects on the environment. Plans and particulars of the proposed scheme will be available for inspection or purchase at a fee not exceeding the reasonable cost of making a copy from the 18th of July 2019 to the 16th of August 2019 at the following location and can be viewed on the Council’s Public Consultation Portal website

Submissions or observations with respect to the proposed development dealing with the proper planning and sustainable development of the area in which the proposed development will be situated may be made in writing up to 5pm on the 30th of August 2019 and may be submitted either via:

Online Submissions: or post to:  Senior Executive Officer, Environment Water and Climate Change Department,  South Dublin County Council,

County Hall, Tallaght, Dublin 24 YNN5.

NOTE: Please make your submission by one medium only. All submissions should include your name and a contact address. It should be noted that the Freedom of Information Act, 1997-2006 (as amended) applies to all records held by South Dublin County Council.







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