• Application submitted for permission and retention of refurbishment/extension of Orwell Shopping Centre, Orwell Park.
  • Application submitted to construct 28 apartments on Nutgrove Avenue, Rathfarnham.
  • Permission granted to modify the previously approved planning application to construct school buildings at Gaelscoil Chnoc Liamhna, Knocklyon Road.
  • Additional information requested regarding the application for the refurbishment and reinstatement of existing fire-damaged house at 82, Woodlawn Park Drive.
  • Appeal submitted to An Bord Pleanala regarding SDCC’s decision to grant permission for the redevelopment of Loreto Primary School, Grange Road, Rathfarnham.



SD20A/0300      28-Apr-2021     Permission and Retention              Additional Information

Applicant:                                  Independent Trustee Company Limited

Location:                                    Orwell Shopping Centre, Orwell Park, Dublin 6w

Proposed Development:             Refurbishment and extension of Orwell Shopping Centre incorporating extensions at ground and first floor to provide additional retail (5 units and extension to existing unit, totalling 348.7sq.m), offices (6 units totalling c.780.68sqm), medical suite (c.347.99sq.m), along with lobbies, circulation, stairwell/lifts, roof plant and advertising signage (c.94.6sq.m); reconfiguration of existing car parking; provision of standalone substation/switch room; elevational modifications and all associated site development works; landscaping and services provision associated with the development; the proposed development reflects the permission as previously granted under Ref. SD09A/0046 which recently expired. Retention is therefore also sought for initial site development works carried out prior to expiration of that permission.

Direct Marketing:                       NO


SD20A/0337      26-Apr-2021     Permission                                     Additional Information

Applicant:                                  Creedon Group Ltd.

Location:                                    ‘Spinoza’, Convent Lane, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14

Proposed Development:             Removal of existing front boundary wall and the construction of a new boundary wall to include the existing vehicular entrance and 2 new vehicular entrances (total 3 entrances 3500mm wide). The new wall will be 900mm in height (pillars 1200mm) and constructed from the materials of the existing wall or similar to match.

Direct Marketing:                      


SD21A/0021      30-Apr-2021     Permission                                     Additional Information

Applicant:                                  Dee Maher

Location:                                    81, Rossmore Lawns, Templeogue, Dublin 6w

Proposed Development:             Conversion of existing garage and change of use and a section of the existing house at ground floor (circa 75sq.m) to Creche/Pre-School with external play area which is partially covered with fabric canopies; construction of associated standalone storage unit (circa 27sq.m); associated signage; internal alterations and all associated site works; the Creche/Pre-School is sessional with one morning teaching session of three hours and one afternoon teaching session of three hours 8:30 – 11:30 and 12:00 – 3pm Monday to Friday for up to a maximum of 22 children; the facility will meet Tusla requirements of the businesses of this nature with the operator of the facility offering the ECCE scheme and the National Childcare Scheme.

Direct Marketing:                       NO


SD21A/0101      27-Apr-2021     Permission                                     New Application

Applicant:                                  Sirio Investment Management Ltd t/a Sirio Homes

Location:                                    Nutgrove Avenue, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14

Proposed Development:             Residential development comprising a total of 28 apartments, in a building up to 4-storeys in height; the cumulative gross floor area is proposed to be 2,640sq.m on the 0.3157 hectare site  including the site of the former filling station (0.2821 ha – under applicant’s ownership) and a portion of land (0.0326ha) located to the north of the filling station site, where the existing traffic lights and pedestrian crossing are located along Nutgrove Avenue; to accommodate access to the site, it is proposed to relocate the existing traffic lights and pedestrian crossing which traverses both South Dublin County Council and Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council boundaries; a development with a maximum height of c.11.7m and a total gross floor area of 2,640 sq.m comprising of 28 residential units comprising 8  1-bedroom apartments, 17 2-bedroom apartments and 3 3-bedroom apartments; communal amenity space (433sq.m) and public open space (286sq.m) located to the rear and western side of the site; at grade car parking is proposed to the rear of the site which will provide 16 residents’ car parking spaces (including 2 electric vehicles spaces and 1 accessible spaces) and 2 motorcycle parking spaces; 2 resident waste bin storage areas are proposed along the north-western and north-eastern corner of the site, fronting Nutgrove Avenue (total 25sq.m); a new vehicular entrance from Nutgrove Avenue; a total of 62 surface level bicycle parking spaces comprising 48 spaces located at the rear of the site and 14 spaces within the residents’ communal area, located along the north-western portion of the site; relocation of the existing traffic lights and pedestrian crossing located on Nutgrove Avenue to the west of its existing position to accommodate access to the site; all ancillary site development works including installation of drainage and water supply infrastructure, lighting and provision of an ESB substation and switch room.

Direct Marketing:                       NO


SD21A/0103      29-Apr-2021     Permission                                     New Application

Applicant:                                  Kinbourne Limited

Location:                                    Unit 1.03, First Floor, Rathfarnham Shopping Centre, Butterfield Avenue, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14

Proposed Development:             Change of use of a 97sq.m shopping centre unit from a school supplies retail to a unit for medical use.

Direct Marketing:                      


SD21B/0239      26-Apr-2021     Permission                                     New Application

Applicant:                                  Lisa Hogan

Location:                                    46, Carrigwood, Firhouse, Dublin 24

Proposed Development:             Extesion of side gable wall and extension of ridge tile across existing hipped roof; conversion of existing attic space sought for new playroom and store including new sky light to match existing; all other associated ancillary site works included.

Direct Marketing:                       NO


SD21B/0240      26-Apr-2021     Permission                                     New Application

Applicant:                                  Derek Tillberry

Location:                                    1, Delaford Lawn, Dublin 16

Proposed Development:             Demolition of detached shed in side garden; construction in side garden of single storey detached garage with wc and pitched roof over with 2 roof lights.

Direct Marketing:                       NO


SD21B/0242      26-Apr-2021     Permission                                     New Application

Applicant:                                  Graham Hall

Location:                                    71, Oakdale Park, Ballycullen, Dublin 24.

Proposed Development:             Extension to side at first floor level over existing garage.

Direct Marketing:                       NO


SD21B/0250      30-Apr-2021     Permission                                     New Application

Applicant:                                  Leigh & Shay Zeller

Location:                                    33, Woodbrook Park, Dublin 16

Proposed Development:             Demolition of existing single storey rear extension of existing semi-detached two storey dwelling; construction of a new single storey extension to the rear with new rooflights, modifications to facade to include external insulation, modification of existing windows and doors; new window to front of existing house; widening of existing vehicular entrance; all associated site works.

Direct Marketing:                      


SD21B/0251      30-Apr-2021     Permission                                     New Application

Applicant:                                  Michelle & Ann Bobbett

Location:                                    12, Castleside Drive, Dublin 14

Proposed Development:             Revisions to planning permission Reg. Ref. SD14B/0297 consisting of: existing single storey element to south will be retained but the octagonal sunroom to the rear of this will be demolished; new extension to the south will be single storey and located to the rear; main entrance to the front and the bay window to the rear will be remodelled at ground and first floor levels; proposed attic conversion including new dormer windows to rear will be omitted; Indent to the first floor gable elevation to the south will be removed and the wall made flush; associated drainage, site development & landscaping works.

Direct Marketing:                      




SD16B/0127/EP         GRANT EXTENSION OF DURATION OF PERMISSION.    29-Apr-2021                                    

Applicant:                                  Niall & Deborah Fitzgerald

Location:                                    345, Orwell Park Close, Dublin 6w

Proposed Development:             Demolition of existing sheltered carport and front entrance porch and construction of a 31sq.m single storey rendered blockwork extension with tiled lean-to roof to the front and side of existing 2 storey house. Also to include a low boundary wall and pier to the front of the property.

Direct Marketing:


SD21A/0053              GRANT PERMISSION            28-Apr-2021                                    

Applicant:                                  Minister for Education

Location:                                    Gaelscoil Chnoc Liamhna, Knocklyon Road, Dublin 16.

Proposed Development:             Modify the previously approved planning application under Ref. SD18A/0372. The amendments include: raising of the first and second finished floor levels by 550mm each, with associated facade changes including amending the windows and parapets heights – overall ridge height of approved building will be unchanged; Raising of the finished floor level of the second floor level roof garden at the rear of the building by 1100mm, including amending the parapet height; relocate windows serving classroom 5 & 11 from the west facing elevation to the north facing elevation.

Direct Marketing:                       NO


SD21A/0055              GRANT PERMISSION            29-Apr-2021                                    

Applicant:                                  Kinbourne Ltd.

Location:                                    Rathfarnham Shopping Centre, Butterfield Avenue, Dublin 14

Proposed Development:             Installation of roof mounted solar photovoltaic panels to include all ancillary works and services.

Direct Marketing:                       NO


SD21B/0090              GRANT PERMISSION            26-Apr-2021                                    

Applicant:                                  Diarmaid Lyons

Location:                                    4, Parklands Avenue, Ballycullen, Dublin, 24

Proposed Development:             Porch extension to the front of house (3.6sq.m floor area).

Direct Marketing:                       NO


SD21B/0096              GRANT PERMISSION            26-Apr-2021                                    

Applicant:                                  Brian O’Broin

Location:                                    100, Fairways, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14

Proposed Development:             First floor bedroom extension over existing garage with alterations to existing roof.

Direct Marketing:                       NO


SD21B/0113              GRANT PERMISSION            29-Apr-2021                                    

Applicant:                                  Claire Butterly

Location:                                    27, Anne Devlin Park, Dublin 14

Proposed Development:             Construction of a ground floor storey and first floor dormer domestic extension to the rear of a private dwelling. The works will consist of a 20sq.m extension at the rear ground floor level accommodating the relocated kitchen and dining area. The first floor dormer extension at the rear 19sq.m, consists of an additional bedroom and bathroom. Increase the existing garage by 1.3sq.m at the front and increase its height by 600mm to accommodate remodelling for shower room and utility space. It is also proposed to widen the driveway entrance by 500mm, to remove the rear chimney stack and carry out associated site works.

Direct Marketing:


SD21B/0117              GRANT PERMISSION            29-Apr-2021                                    

Applicant:                                  John & Joan Kennedy

Location:                                    18 Woodbrook Park, Templeogue, Dublin 16.

Proposed Development:             Demolition of the roof to the existing extension to rear and the erection of an additional 26sq.m single storey family room extension to rear with flat roof and rooflights to both extensions and for the extension to the side of existing hipped and pitched roof over existing converted attic and the erection of a flat roofed dormer window to rear pitch, together with new door and windows to side at ground floor and interior alterations.

Direct Marketing:


SD21B/0101              GRANT PERMISSION FOR RETENTION      26-Apr-2021                                    

Applicant:                                  Shane Guckian

Location:                                    336, Orwell Park Avenue, Templeogue, Dublin 6W

Proposed Development:             Retention of 1.2m wide pedestrian entrance gate to side of dwelling instead of splayed vehicular entrance approved under Condition 2(c) of previous planning application SD17A/0231; omission of proposed chimney stacks to the side and rear of dwelling granted under planning application SD17A/0231 and all associated works.

Direct Marketing:                       NO


SD21B/0106              REQUEST ADDITIONAL INFORMATION     26-Apr-2021                                    

Applicant:                                  Stephen Browne

Location:                                    64, Woodlawn Park Avenue, Dublin 24

Proposed Development:             Attic conversion, raising of gable end to change roof profile with dormer projecting window to rear for playroom use, removing chimney from attic location and roof and all associated site works.

Direct Marketing:


SD21B/0114              REQUEST ADDITIONAL INFORMATION     29-Apr-2021                                    

Applicant:                                  Sergej Lavrinovic

Location:                                    82, Woodlawn Park Drive, Tallaght, Dublin 24

Proposed Development:             Refurbishment and reinstatement of existing fire-damaged 2-storey, 3 bed detached dwelling (S00A/0221). Permission is also required for single storey extension to rear of dwelling, internal alterations and associated site works.

Direct Marketing:


SD20B/0333              SEEK CLARIFICATION OF ADDITIONAL INFORMATION       26-Apr-2021                                    

Applicant:                                  Damian & Anna Granahan

Location:                                    12, The Drive, Boden Park, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16

Proposed Development:             Ground floor extension to the front and side and first floor extension to the front of dwelling.

Direct Marketing:                       NO





APPEAL NOTIFIED:                      26-Apr-2021

APPEAL LODGED:                       23-Apr-2021

APPELLANT TYPE:                       3RD PARTY



APPLICANT:                                B.O.M Loreto Grange Rd National School

LOCATION:                                 Loreto Primary School, Grange Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14.

PROPOSED DEVELOPMENT:        Redevelopment at the site of existing Girls National School (Part of the site is in the curtilage of Loreto Abbey, a Protected Structure – RPS No. 253) consisting of demolition of existing school buildings and portacabins; construction of new 3,833sq.m part 3-, 2-, and 1-storey 21 classroom primary school building, connected to existing 2-storey granite building which is to be refurbished; demolition of existing 3-storey red brick Lourdes Nursing Home fronting Convent Lane; refurbishment of and alterations to existing Teresa Ball House with new 85sq.m extension and change of use from nursing home to educational use with 3-classrooms and ancillary resource teaching areas; Teresa Ball House is in the curtilage of Loreto Abbey, a Protected Structure (RPS No. 253); construction of 2-storey, 20-classroom temporary school prefabricated accommodation for school use during the demolition and construction works; associated vehicular drop-off, set-down and parking provisions; associated hard-surface play areas, landscaping, boundary treatments; associated surface water attenuation, foul and surface water drainage connections, site works and ancillary services.





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