An Bord Pleanála

Cases Disposed of. Week ended: 19th March 2010 Total cases: 46

In accordance with section 34 of the Planning and Development Act 2000, the Board in making decisions on appeals under section 37 of the Act had regard to submissions or observations received.

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Cork

LV3046: The Huntsman, Model Village, Coolflugh Tower, Co. Cork. (09/8042)

  • Case Type: Leave to Appeal S37(6) (Board Reference: PL04 .LV3046)
  • Description: 3 no. antennae, 1 no. dish with associated equipment, cabinet and fencing.
  • Decision: Invalid- no interest in land adjoining S.37(6)(a)
  • Planning Authority: Cork County Council, (Reg. Ref.: 09/8042)
  • Date lodged: 18/03/2010; signed: 18/03/2010
  • Applicant: Meteor Mobile Communications Ltd

236040: Upper Strand, Opposite The Tennis Grounds, Youghal, Co. Cork. (P58032/08)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL87 .236040)
  • Description: Construction of a 5.3m stainless steel and glass bus shelter with 2 no. internally illuminated advertising panels.
  • Decision: Application withdrawn S.140(1)(a)
  • Planning Authority: Youghal Town Council (Reg. Ref.: P58032/08)
  • Date lodged: 09/02/2010; signed: 16/03/2010
  • Applicant: Bus Eireann Ltd,

235254: Coolgreine, Rushbrook, Cobh, Co. Cork. (TP09/52014)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL53 .235254)
  • Description: Demolition of house and construction of new house within the bounds of a protected structure.
  • Decision: Refuse Permission
  • Planning Authority: Cobh Town Council (Reg. Ref.: TP09/52014)
  • Date lodged: 06/11/2009; signed: 15/03/2010
  • Applicant: John and Marguerite Fitzpatrick,

234957: No Address (09/33657)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL28 .234957)
  • Description: Demolition of Springville House, construction of 24 no.apts. and 5 town houses and all associated site works. Site will be accessed off Bull Lane. Springville House, Blackrock Road, Cork.
  • Decision: 1st Refuse permission
  • Planning Authority: Cork City Council (Reg. Ref.: 09/33657)
  • Date lodged: 30/09/2009; signed: 15/03/2010
  • Applicant: Cormac Smith

Donegal

RL2660: Ferris Lane, Buncrana, Co. Donegal. (S5BTC09/02)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5 (Board Reference: PL40 .RL2660)
  • Description: Whether the construction and use of land as a public car park at Ferris Lane, Buncrana (currently ongoing) is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is exempted development
  • Planning Authority: Buncrana Town Council (Reg. Ref.: S5BTC09/02)
  • Date lodged: 17/09/2009; signed: 15/03/2010
  • Applicant: Buncrana Town Council.

235398: The Loop Road, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal. (09/80072)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL66 .235398)
  • Description: Petrol filling station, elevational alterations to existing building, change of use from car showroom/workshop to retail unit, fastfood/takeaway and 3 retail units.
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Letterkenny Town Council (Reg. Ref.: 09/80072)
  • Date lodged: 20/11/2009; signed: 15/03/2010
  • Applicant: Tony Kelly.

Dublin

LV3038: Woodlands View, Hanlon's Lane, Ticknock, Sandyford, Dublin 18. (D09B/0506)

  • Case Type: Leave to Appeal S37(6) (Board Reference: PL06D.LV3038)
  • Description: Extension to house.
  • Decision: Application for leave to appeal refused
  • Planning Authority: Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Counci (Reg. Ref.: D09B/0506)
  • Date lodged: 03/03/2010; signed: 16/03/2010
  • Applicant: Anna Hanlon and Tom Breen

FS0365: Infirmary Road Housing Development, Dublin 7. (FSC2292/07)

  • Case Type: Fire Safety Certificate (Board Reference: PL29B.FS0365)
  • Description: Proposed car park structure.
  • Decision: Allow appeal amend conditions
  • Planning Authority: Dublin City Council (Reg. Ref.: FSC2292/07)
  • Date lodged: 10/12/2007; signed: 16/03/2010
  • Applicant: Cableside Developments

235665: Kilmacud House, Upper Kilmacud Road, Stillorgan, Co. Dublin. (09A/0264)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL06D.235665)
  • Description: 3 no panel antennas and 1 no. link dish onto chimney stacks of a protected structure.
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Counci (Reg. Ref.: 09A/0264)
  • Date lodged: 22/12/2009; signed: 15/03/2010
  • Applicant: Obelisk Communications Limited

235242: Boranaratty Lane, Ballybrack Road, Glencullen, Co. Dublin. (09A/0606)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL06D.235242)
  • Description: House and associated works.
  • Decision: Grant permission with conditions
  • Planning Authority: Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Counci (Reg. Ref.: 09A/0606)
  • Date lodged: 04/11/2009; signed: 18/03/2010
  • Applicant: Derek Mulvey

234761: Rear of 40 Clarinda Park East, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin. (09A/0442)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL06D.234761)
  • Description: Demolition of mews to be rebuilt on new foundations. Development is within the curtilage of a protected structure.
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Counci (Reg. Ref.: 09A/0442)
  • Date lodged: 08/09/2009; signed: 16/03/2010
  • Applicant: Tony Lambert

234667: 2 Woodvale Avenue, Clonsilla, Dublin 15. (FW09A/0080)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL06F.234667)
  • Description: Construction of a house on a site formerly part of garden of 2 Woodvale Grove, Clonsilla, Dublin 15.
  • Decision: Refuse permission
  • Planning Authority: Fingal County Council (Reg. Ref.: FW09A/0080)
  • Date lodged: 27/08/2009; signed: 15/03/2010
  • Applicant: Paul Corr

234664: 24 Harbour Road, Skerries, Co. Dublin. (F09A/0293)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL06F.234664)
  • Description: Demolition of existing extensions and internal walls, construction of new two-storey extension. Change of use from B and B to a Bar/ Restaurant and all associated siteworks.
  • Decision: Contribution Appeal Decided
  • Planning Authority: Fingal County Council (Reg. Ref.: F09A/0293)
  • Date lodged: 25/08/2009; signed: 16/03/2010
  • Applicant: Michael Halligan

233818: 17 Portobello Harbour and Portobello College, Dublin 8. (5222/08)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL29S.233818)
  • Description: Demolition of all structures on site and the construction of a medical consulting centre, restaurant, retail unit, coffee shop and all associated site works.
  • Decision: 1st Refuse permission
  • Planning Authority: Dublin City Council (Reg. Ref.: 5222/08)
  • Date lodged: 28/05/2009; signed: 15/03/2010
  • Applicant: Burdekin Developments Limited

232934: Balbriggan, Co. Dublin. (F08A/1347)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL06F.232934)
  • Description: Amendment to approved permission F07A/1250 and PLO6F.228296 to construct roof slab on permitted car park.
  • Decision: Contribution Appeal Decided
  • Planning Authority: Fingal County Council (Reg. Ref.: F08A/1347)
  • Date lodged: 02/03/2009; signed: 15/03/2010
  • Applicant: Parkway Partnership

Galway

LP3002: No Address

  • Case Type: Consent to lay Local authority pipes etc (Board Reference: PL07 .LP3002)
  • Description: Use of duct within Bord Gáis right of way to provide general broadband infrastructure, Willmount, Athenry, Co. Galway
  • Decision: Consent unreasonably withheld
  • Planning Authority: Galway County Council (Reg. Ref.: )
  • Date lodged: 08/09/2009; signed: 16/03/2010
  • Applicant: Galway County Council

FS0439: Knockdoemore, Claregalway, Co. Galway. (FS14/09)

  • Case Type: Fire Safety Certificate (Board Reference: PL07 .FS0439)
  • Description: Extention and alterations to nursing home.
  • Decision: Allow appeal amend conditions
  • Planning Authority: Galway County Council (Reg. Ref.: FS14/09)
  • Date lodged: 19/11/2009; signed: 15/03/2010
  • Applicant: Mrs Eileen McLoughlin

Kerry

RL2637: County Kerry is or is not development or is or is not exmpted dev. (DECL/01/2009)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5 (Board Reference: PL63 .RL2637)
  • Description: Whether the inclusion of a dispensary on the ground floor of the Primary Care Centre granted permission under planning register ref erence number 08/4927 at Ballydribbeen and Ardnamweely, Killarney,
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Planning Authority: Killarney Town Council (Reg. Ref.: DECL/01/2009)
  • Date lodged: 08/06/2009; signed: 16/03/2010
  • Applicant: Killarney Primary Care Development Group.

236241: Upper Park Road, Killarney, Co. Kerry. (09/5098)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL63 .236241)
  • Description: Change of use of retail unit no. 2 to medical practice.
  • Decision: Application withdrawn S.140(1)(a)
  • Planning Authority: Killarney Town Council (Reg. Ref.: 09/5098)
  • Date lodged: 04/03/2010; signed: 18/03/2010
  • Applicant: Daly Family Partnership.

234770: Ballynalacken, Cloghane, Co. Kerry. (852/09)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL08 .234770)
  • Description: House, garage, mechanical aeration unit and soil polishing filter.
  • Decision: Refuse permission
  • Planning Authority: Kerry County Council, (Reg. Ref.: 852/09)
  • Date lodged: 11/09/2009; signed: 16/03/2010
  • Applicant: Seamus and Maureen O'Neill.

Kildare

235174: Kingsfurze, Fishery Lane, Naas, Co. Kildare. (09/500010)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL73 .235174)
  • Description: Erection of an agricultural shed and all associated site works.
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Naas Town Council (Reg. Ref.: 09/500010)
  • Date lodged: 27/10/2009; signed: 15/03/2010
  • Applicant: Patrick Tyrrell

233763: Grey Abbey Road, Kildare Town, Co. Kildare (08/1890)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL09 .233763)
  • Description: Demolition of all existing buildings on site, change of use from builders yard to provision of car parking facilities.
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Kildare County Council, (Reg. Ref.: 08/1890)
  • Date lodged: 25/05/2009; signed: 15/03/2010
  • Applicant: Value Retail (Dublin) Limited

Kilkenny

235743: 5 Ballybought Street, Kilkenny. (09/74)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL62 .235743)
  • Description: Change of use of ground floor from residential to pizza takeaway, single storey rear extension and associated works.
  • Decision: Refuse permission
  • Planning Authority: Kilkenny Borough Council (Reg. Ref.: 09/74)
  • Date lodged: 11/01/2010; signed: 15/03/2010
  • Applicant: Mary Clohosey.

235056: Annamult, Bennettsbridge, Co. Kilkenny. (09/281)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL10 .235056)
  • Description: House, treatment system with percolation area, well borehole, new entrance, associated site works and demolition of existing ruin walls.
  • Decision: Refuse Permission
  • Planning Authority: Kilkenny County Council (Reg. Ref.: 09/281)
  • Date lodged: 12/10/2009; signed: 15/03/2010
  • Applicant: John and Susan Sheils.

233507: The Glendine Inn, Glendine, Castlecomer Road, Kilkenny. (08/060)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL62 .233507)
  • Description: Mixed use development in two blocks to include bar, lounge, snug, off-license, associated service areas, 33no. bedrooms, restaurant, service areas, 6no. apartments, retail unit, services and site works
  • Decision: Refuse Permission
  • Planning Authority: Kilkenny Borough Council (Reg. Ref.: 08/060)
  • Date lodged: 28/04/2009; signed: 15/03/2010
  • Applicant: Brannigan (Kilkenny) Ltd.

Laois

234822: Patrick Street, Mountrath, Co. Laois. (09/34)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL11 .234822)
  • Description: Retain demolition previously carried out and permission for reconstruction and redevelopment of a ground floor shop unit.
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Laois County Council (Reg. Ref.: 09/34)
  • Date lodged: 15/09/2009; signed: 18/03/2010
  • Applicant: Con Moloney

Leitrim

235135: Mountcampbell, Drumsna, Co. Leitrim. (09/307)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL12 .235135)
  • Description: 30m high Antenna Support structure with 3 no. panel antennas and 3 no. dishes attached with equipment cabinets and associated works.
  • Decision: Grant permission with conditions
  • Planning Authority: Leitrim County Council (Reg. Ref.: 09/307)
  • Date lodged: 20/10/2009; signed: 15/03/2010
  • Applicant: Hutchison 3G Ireland Ltd

Longford

RL2642: Gorteen, Ballinalee, Co. Longford. (DC09/1)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5 (Board Reference: PL14 .RL2642)
  • Description: Whether the erection of a 2 metre boundary fence is or is not development, or exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is exempted development
  • Planning Authority: Longford County Council (Reg. Ref.: DC09/1)
  • Date lodged: 06/07/2009; signed: 16/03/2010
  • Applicant: Eric Norton,

Louth

235658: 130 Glenwood, Dublin Road, Dundalk, Co. Louth. (09/118)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL55 .235658)
  • Description: House and associated site works.
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Dundalk Town Council (Reg. Ref.: 09/118)
  • Date lodged: 18/12/2009; signed: 15/03/2010
  • Applicant: Aidan Begley

235601: Road, Drogheda, Co. Louth (09/128)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL54 .235601)
  • Description: Demolition of garage and stores, minor alterations to existing house and construction of new house, relocation of shared access and works. Corner House at junction of Cross Lane and North
  • Decision: Refuse permission
  • Planning Authority: Drogheda Borough Council (Reg. Ref.: 09/128)
  • Date lodged: 16/12/2009; signed: 16/03/2010
  • Applicant: Harry McArdle

235598: Co. Louth (09/127)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL54 .235598)
  • Description: House and new vehicular access and site works. Corner house junction of Cross Lane and North Road, Drogheda,
  • Decision: Refuse permission
  • Planning Authority: Drogheda Borough Council (Reg. Ref.: 09/127)
  • Date lodged: 16/12/2009; signed: 16/03/2010
  • Applicant: Harry McArdle

235451: Deerpark Road, Bellurgan, Co. Louth. (09/453)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL15 .235451)
  • Description: Site development works for 6 no. serviced residential sites.
  • Decision: Refuse Permission
  • Planning Authority: Louth County Council, (Reg. Ref.: 09/453)
  • Date lodged: 26/11/2009; signed: 18/03/2010
  • Applicant: Larry Tuite

235450: Deerpark Road, Bellurgan, Co. Louth. (09/459)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL15 .235450)
  • Description: Outline permission for 6 no. houses and waste water treatment systems.
  • Decision: Refuse outline permission
  • Planning Authority: Louth County Council, (Reg. Ref.: 09/459)
  • Date lodged: 26/11/2009; signed: 18/03/2010
  • Applicant: Larry Tuite

235241: Tullyallen and Mell Townlands, Drogheda, Co. Louth. (08/1148)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL15 .235241)
  • Description: Mixed use development comprising of creche, retail/community building, 354 no. residential units and associated works.
  • Decision: Refuse permission
  • Planning Authority: Louth County Council, (Reg. Ref.: 08/1148)
  • Date lodged: 04/11/2009; signed: 15/03/2010
  • Applicant: Drocarne Limited

Mayo

235156: Hotel Westport, the Demesne, Westport, Co. Mayo. (09/16)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL84 .235156)
  • Description: New front entrance walls/pillars, signage and ancillary works at the main entrance to hotel.
  • Decision: Grant permission with conditions
  • Planning Authority: Westport Town Council (Reg. Ref.: 09/16)
  • Date lodged: 27/10/2009; signed: 18/03/2010
  • Applicant: Cathel Hughes

Meath

RL2674: Townland of Rathdrinagh, Lower Duleek, Co. Meath.

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5 (Board Reference: PL17 .RL2674)
  • Description: Whether the current use of land as allotments and the entrance in connection with the allotments is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Split decision
  • Planning Authority: Meath County Council (Reg. Ref.: )
  • Date lodged: 20/10/2009; signed: 16/03/2010
  • Applicant: Thomas Anthony Tully,

235215: Grangegodden Glebe, Kells, Co. Meath. (KA901289)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL17 .235215)
  • Description: Construction of a house, entrance, proprietary wastewater treatment system and all associated works.
  • Decision: Refuse permission
  • Planning Authority: Meath County Council (Reg. Ref.: KA901289)
  • Date lodged: 03/11/2009; signed: 18/03/2010
  • Applicant: Samuel Farrell

234285: Townparks, Kells, Co. Meath. (KT800014)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL49 .234285)
  • Description: Demolish 2 dwellings, mixed use town centre development including 199 residential units, including works to and within curtilage of a protected structure.
  • Decision: Grant permission with conditions
  • Planning Authority: Ceanannus Mor Town Council (Reg. Ref.: KT800014)
  • Date lodged: 16/07/2009; signed: 16/03/2010
  • Applicant: Kells Development Company Ltd

Roscommon

236140: Vita House, Abbey Street, Roscommon. (09/646)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL20 .236140)
  • Description: Demolition of existing return and portion of boundary wall, construction of an extension and internal alterations to existing house. (Within curtilage of protected structure)
  • Decision: Appeal withdrawn S.140(1)(a)
  • Planning Authority: Roscommon County Council (Reg. Ref.: 09/646)
  • Date lodged: 23/02/2010; signed: 15/03/2010
  • Applicant: Vita House Services Limited

Waterford

235403: Tickincor, Clonmel, Co. Waterford. (09/534)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL24 .235403)
  • Description: Retain indefinitely concrete base as built and permission for construction of shed/store.
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Waterford County Council (Reg. Ref.: 09/534)
  • Date lodged: 23/11/2009; signed: 16/03/2010
  • Applicant: Paddy Moran

Westmeath

RL2706: Lough Derravaragh, Co. Westmeath.

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5 (Board Reference: PL25 .RL2706)
  • Description: Whether peat extraction is development or is not development or is exempted development or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Invalid-no grounds
  • Planning Authority: Westmeath County Council (Reg. Ref.: )
  • Date lodged: 28/01/2010; signed: 16/03/2010
  • Applicant: Harte Peat Ltd.

Wexford

235172: Curraghgraigue, Ballindaggin, Co. Wexford. (09/0967)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL26 .235172)
  • Description: Retention and completion of land restoration site.
  • Decision: Grant permission with same conditions
  • Planning Authority: Wexford County Council (Reg. Ref.: 09/0967)
  • Date lodged: 28/10/2009; signed: 15/03/2010
  • Applicant: Cleanfill Limited.

Wicklow

236294: Ballard, Ballinaclash, Rathdrum, Co. Wicklow. (09/1311)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL27 .236294)
  • Description: Change of use of agricultural building to living accommodation to replace former house on site and proposed effluent treatment system in accordance with EPA 2000.
  • Decision: Invalid- fee S.127(1)(f)
  • Planning Authority: Wicklow County Council (Reg. Ref.: 09/1311)
  • Date lodged: 15/03/2010; signed: 15/03/2010
  • Applicant: Charlie Robinson

235682: Glendale House,The Nurseries,Delgany Townland,Delgany,Co.Wicklow. (09/923)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL27 .235682)
  • Description: Demolish existing dwelling and construct 8 no. houses with optional ground floor extension and attic conversion and site works including estate road.
  • Decision: Appeal withdrawn S.140(1)(a)
  • Planning Authority: Wicklow County Council (Reg. Ref.: 09/923)
  • Date lodged: 23/12/2009; signed: 19/03/2010
  • Applicant: Townpark Estates Limited

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