An Bord Pleanála

Cases Disposed of Week Ended: 07-10-2011 Total Cases: 40

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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Cavan

234530: Mullymagowan, Stradone, Co. Cavan. (08/1200)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL02 .234530)
  • Description: Extend quarrying operations to additional site area of 22.59 Ha, 3.36 Ha as overburden storage area, site underpass beneath a public road and all associated site works.
  • Decision: Refuse Permission
  • Planning Authority: Cavan County Council (Reg. Ref.: 08/1200)
  • Date lodged: 14/08/2009; signed: 03/10/2011
  • Applicant: P. and S. Civil Works Ltd.
  • EIS: EIS Produced

Clare

239093: Gragan West, Ballyvaughan, Co. Clare. (11/262)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL03 .239093)
  • Description: Retention of 20 metre telecommunications structure previously granted permission under An Bord Plean├íla reference number PL03.212939.
  • Decision: Contribution Appeal Decided
  • Planning Authority: Clare County Council (Reg. Ref.: 11/262)
  • Date lodged: 10/06/2011; signed: 03/10/2011
  • Applicant: Telefonica O2 Ireland Limited
  • EIS: EIS Not Required

239091: Muchinish, Spancil Hill, Co. Clare. (11/246)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL03 .239091)
  • Description: Retention for 18 metre telecommunications structure (previously granted permission under reg.ref:06/957).
  • Decision: Contribution Appeal Decided
  • Planning Authority: Clare County Council (Reg. Ref.: 11/246)
  • Date lodged: 10/06/2011; signed: 05/10/2011
  • Applicant: Telefonica O2 Ireland Limited
  • EIS: EIS Not Required

Cork

RL2857: 25 Waldin, Grange Heights, Douglas, Co. Cork. (EF 10/237)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5 (Board Reference: PL04 .RL2857)
  • Description: Whether the alleged unauthorised subdivision of a house into two residential units is development or is not development or is exempted development or is not exempted development
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Planning Authority: Cork County Council (Reg. Ref.: EF 10/237)
  • Date lodged: 07/04/2011; signed: 05/10/2011
  • Applicant: John and Kathryn Kennefick,
  • EIS: EIS Not Required.

239650: Abbotswood, Monksfieldtown, Monastry Rd., Rochestown, Co. Cork. (11/05569)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL04 .239650)
  • Description: Construction of 5 no. houses.
  • Decision: Invalid- fee S.127(1)(f)
  • Planning Authority: Cork County Council (Reg. Ref.: 11/05569)
  • Date lodged: 06/10/2011; signed: 06/10/2011
  • Applicant: Finbarr Butler,
  • EIS: EIS Not Required.

239023: Brookfield Hotel and Leisure Complex, College Road, Cork. (11/34799)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL28 .239023)
  • Description: Two-storey extension to nursing home previously submitted under reg.ref: 10/34436, partial change of use of leisure centre to nursing home use.
  • Decision: Refuse Permission
  • Planning Authority: Cork City Council (Reg. Ref.: 11/34799)
  • Date lodged: 31/05/2011; signed: 05/10/2011
  • Applicant: Variety Holdings Ltd.
  • EIS: EIS Not Required

Dublin

RL2935: Unit 4B, Rosemount Business Park, Ballycoolin, Dublin 15. (S5W/05/2011)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5 (Board Reference: PL06F.RL2935)
  • Description: Whether the temporary parking of a mobile catering vehicle, The Bia Bus in the front car park is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Invalid- late S.127(1)(g)
  • Planning Authority: Fingal County Council (Reg. Ref.: S5W/05/2011)
  • Date lodged: 05/10/2011; signed: 07/10/2011
  • EIS: EIS Not Required.

RL2934: 56 Martello Court, Portmarnock, Co. Dublin. (55/019/11)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5 (Board Reference: PL06F.RL2934)
  • Description: Whether an extension to rear consisting of kitchen/living area is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Invalid- late S.127(1)(g)
  • Planning Authority: Fingal County Council (Reg. Ref.: 55/019/11)
  • Date lodged: 04/10/2011; signed: 07/10/2011
  • Applicant: Paddy and Catherine Crosse.
  • EIS: EIS Not Required.

RL2883: Hanover Street East, Dublin 2. (0061/11)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5 (Board Reference: PL29S.RL2883)
  • Description: Whether the continued use of premises as a car park is or is not development or is or is not exempted development. 34-42, Pearse Square, with frontage on Macken Street and
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Planning Authority: Dublin City Council (Reg. Ref.: 0061/11)
  • Date lodged: 31/05/2011; signed: 03/10/2011
  • EIS: EIS Not Required.

PA0023: Turnapin Great, Swords Road (Old Airport Road) Santry, Co. Dublin

  • Case Type: Private Development S.37E application (Board Reference: PL06F.PA0023)
  • Description: Continued operation of the Quickpark Long Stay Carpark,
  • Decision: Grant Perm. w Conditions
  • Planning Authority: Fingal County Council (Reg. Ref.: )
  • Date lodged: 06/04/2011; signed: 05/10/2011
  • Applicant: Gerard Gannon,
  • EIS: EIS Produced

239294: Eurospar retail unit, Marfield Mall, Kiltipper Way, Tallaght, D 24 (SD11A/0109)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL06S.239294)
  • Description: Part change of use from retail to restaurant/take away use, alterations to front elevation and all associated site works.
  • Decision: Appeal withdrawn S.140(1)(a)
  • Planning Authority: South Dublin County Council (Reg. Ref.: SD11A/0109)
  • Date lodged: 18/07/2011; signed: 03/10/2011
  • Applicant: Astenbond Limited
  • EIS: EIS Not Required

239195: 13 Kincora Drive, Clontarf, Dublin 3. (WEB1063/11)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL29N.239195)
  • Description: Part demolition of existing house, new house to side and rear and all associated works.
  • Decision: Refuse Permission
  • Planning Authority: Dublin City Council (Reg. Ref.: WEB1063/11)
  • Date lodged: 28/06/2011; signed: 04/10/2011
  • Applicant: James and Sheila Bergin
  • EIS: EIS Not Required

239159: 50A Roebuck Downs, Goatstown, Dublin 14. (D11B/0130)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL06D.239159)
  • Description: Replace rear extensions with new single storey extension, convert covered area at front of house to porch, extend garage forward under same, bedroom extension over garage.
  • Decision: Grant permission with conditions (Split Decision - See Board order)
  • Planning Authority: Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Counci (Reg. Ref.: D11B/0130)
  • Date lodged: 21/06/2011; signed: 06/10/2011
  • Applicant: J and L Tuite
  • EIS: EIS Not Required

239105: 23 Torcaill, Portmarnock, Co. Dublin. (F11B/0013)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL06F.239105)
  • Description: Extension of the first floor and hipped roof to rear of the dwelling by 2.8 metres, to line up with the existing rear wall and associated works.
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Fingal County Council (Reg. Ref.: F11B/0013)
  • Date lodged: 13/06/2011; signed: 03/10/2011
  • Applicant: Ken and Yvonne Lynch.
  • EIS: EIS Not Required

239103: 155 and 157 Merrion Road, Dublin 4. (2029/11)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL29S.239103)
  • Description: Demolition of 155 and 157 Merrion Road, construction of new house new access road and 4 semi-detached houses and associated works.
  • Decision: Refuse Permission
  • Planning Authority: Dublin City Council (Reg. Ref.: 2029/11)
  • Date lodged: 13/06/2011; signed: 07/10/2011
  • Applicant: Merrion Co. Ownership
  • EIS: EIS Not Required

239072: 15-18 Essex Street, with frontage onto Eustace Street, Dublin 2. (2429/11)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL29S.239072)
  • Description: Change of use of 2 no. bedrooms to provide for extension to roof terrace at 3rd floor and all other site development works. 20-22 Wellington Quay (no.20 a protected structure),
  • Decision: Refuse permission
  • Planning Authority: Dublin City Council (Reg. Ref.: 2429/11)
  • Date lodged: 08/06/2011; signed: 04/10/2011
  • Applicant: Temple Bar Tavern
  • EIS: EIS Not Required

239046: 50 Leeson Park, Dublin 6. (2389/11)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL29S.239046)
  • Description: Extension and alterations to fenestration and all associated works (protected structure).
  • Decision: Refuse permission
  • Planning Authority: Dublin City Council (Reg. Ref.: 2389/11)
  • Date lodged: 01/06/2011; signed: 07/10/2011
  • Applicant: P J Mc Grath
  • EIS: EIS Not Required

239038: Kilakee House, Kilakee Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16. (SD10A/0032)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL06S.239038)
  • Description: Demolition of extensions, internal alterations including windows, conversion of stables to 3 no. residential units and coach house to games room/maintenance facility (a protected structure).
  • Decision: Grant permission with conditions
  • Planning Authority: South Dublin County Council (Reg. Ref.: SD10A/0032)
  • Date lodged: 01/06/2011; signed: 04/10/2011
  • Applicant: James Murphy
  • EIS: EIS Not Required

239036: 2 Laburnum Road, Clonskeagh, Dublin 14. (D11B/0079)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL06D.239036)
  • Description: Demolition of single-storey extensions to rear,construction of new extension consisting of single and two-storey elements and all associated works.
  • Decision: Refuse permission
  • Planning Authority: Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Counci (Reg. Ref.: D11B/0079)
  • Date lodged: 01/06/2011; signed: 04/10/2011
  • Applicant: Rory Geoghegan
  • EIS: EIS Not Required

Galway

239183: Rinville West, Oranmore, Co. Galway. (11/152)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL07 .239183)
  • Description: Erect house, garage, treatment system and percolation area. All associated site works.
  • Decision: Refuse permission
  • Planning Authority: Galway County Council (Reg. Ref.: 11/152)
  • Date lodged: 27/06/2011; signed: 07/10/2011
  • Applicant: Ursela Furey
  • EIS: EIS Not Required.

239113: 134 College Road, Galway City. (11/66)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL61 .239113)
  • Description: Convert existing house to 3 no. apartments with alterations to existing apartments to create a total of 9 no. apartments and associated works.
  • Decision: Refuse permission
  • Planning Authority: Galway City Council (Reg. Ref.: 11/66)
  • Date lodged: 13/06/2011; signed: 04/10/2011
  • Applicant: Jerrard Nestor
  • EIS: EIS Not Required

239051: Pollsillagh, Galway. (10/1801)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL07 .239051)
  • Description: House, garage and all associated site works.
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Galway County Council (Reg. Ref.: 10/1801)
  • Date lodged: 03/06/2011; signed: 06/10/2011
  • Applicant: Declan O'Brien and Threse O'Neill
  • EIS: EIS Not Required

239041: Creagh Td., Ballinasloe, Co. Galway. (11/9004)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL37 .239041)
  • Description: Permission to demolish and reconstruct the existing dayroom/ toilet and convert the nursing home to three dwelling houses and all ancillary site works.
  • Decision: Refuse permission
  • Planning Authority: Ballinasloe Town Council (Reg. Ref.: 11/9004)
  • Date lodged: 02/06/2011; signed: 05/10/2011
  • Applicant: Frank Kelly
  • EIS: EIS Not Required.

Kerry

239088: Sunnyhill Lower, Killarney, Co. Kerry. (11/5208)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL63 .239088)
  • Description: House and all site works.
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Killarney Town Council (Reg. Ref.: 11/5208)
  • Date lodged: 10/06/2011; signed: 07/10/2011
  • Applicant: John and Marie Leen
  • EIS: EIS Not Required

239056: Oakfield Court and Safari Lodge, Clounalour, Tralee, Co. Kerry. (7963/11)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL81 .239056)
  • Description: Demolition of Safari Lodge Guest House, construction of retail units, 3 apartments and all associated site works.
  • Decision: Refuse permission
  • Planning Authority: Tralee Town Council (Reg. Ref.: 7963/11)
  • Date lodged: 07/06/2011; signed: 03/10/2011
  • Applicant: Thomas Ross, Michael Slattery and David Slattery
  • EIS: EIS Not Required

239047: Reenrusheen, Caherciveen, Co. Kerry. (11/193)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL08 .239047)
  • Description: Retention and completion of private garage/store and dwelling house with revised floor level and ridge height.
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Kerry County Council (Reg. Ref.: 11/193)
  • Date lodged: 02/06/2011; signed: 06/10/2011
  • Applicant: Paul O'Connell
  • EIS: EIS Not Required

Kildare

239049: Woodstock Street, Athy, Co. Kildare. (11/300009)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL35 .239049)
  • Description: Construction of a new single storey extension to side and rear of existing retail shop and all ancillary site works.
  • Decision: Refuse Permission
  • Planning Authority: Athy Town Council (Reg. Ref.: 11/300009)
  • Date lodged: 02/06/2011; signed: 06/10/2011
  • Applicant: Amber Oil
  • EIS: EIS Not Required

Laois

239178: Gandon Court, Fairgreen Commercial Area, Portlaoise, Co. Laois. (11/147)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL11 .239178)
  • Description: Change of use of retail unit to pool, snooker and gaming arcade. Unit 5A,
  • Decision: Grant permission with conditions
  • Planning Authority: Laois County Council (Reg. Ref.: 11/147)
  • Date lodged: 24/06/2011; signed: 06/10/2011
  • Applicant: Sarah Dooley
  • EIS: EIS Not Required

239112: 19 St. Michael's Park, Portarlington, Co. Laois. (11/68)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL11 .239112)
  • Description: Extension to house and all associated site works.
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Laois County Council (Reg. Ref.: 11/68)
  • Date lodged: 15/06/2011; signed: 05/10/2011
  • Applicant: Tony and Mary Cobbe
  • EIS: EIS Not Required

Leitrim

239117: Moneynure, Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim. (11/56)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL12 .239117)
  • Description: Retention and completion of house as constructed, domestic garage incorporating gymnasium as constructed, connect to services.
  • Decision: Contribution Appeal Decided
  • Planning Authority: Leitrim County Council (Reg. Ref.: 11/56)
  • Date lodged: 15/06/2011; signed: 06/10/2011
  • Applicant: Capital Assets
  • EIS: EIS Not Required

Limerick

239636: Barrysfarm, Hospital, Co.Limerick. (11/127)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL13 .239636)
  • Description: Retention and completion of storage building to rear of dwelling and retention of widened entrance to front of dwelling.
  • Decision: Invalid- fee S.127(1)(f)
  • Planning Authority: Limerick County Council (Reg. Ref.: 11/127)
  • Date lodged: 04/10/2011; signed: 04/10/2011
  • Applicant: Brendan McMahan
  • EIS: EIS Not Required.

239230: Boherboy, Rathcoole, Co. Limerick. (11/155)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL13 .239230)
  • Description: Retention of extension and permission for completion of works.
  • Decision: Grant permission
  • Planning Authority: Limerick County Council (Reg. Ref.: 11/155)
  • Date lodged: 04/07/2011; signed: 07/10/2011
  • Applicant: Michael Quilligan
  • EIS: EIS Not Required.

Louth

239224: Drogheda Road, Ardee, Co. Louth. (10/158)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL15 .239224)
  • Description: Outline permission for development of a foodstore, vehicular access and all associated site development works.
  • Decision: Application withdrawn S.140(1)(a)
  • Planning Authority: Louth County Council (Reg. Ref.: 10/158)
  • Date lodged: 04/07/2011; signed: 04/10/2011
  • Applicant: Tesco Ireland Limited
  • EIS: EIS Not Required

239044: Haggardstown, Dublin Road/Old Golf Links Road, Dundalk, Co. Louth. (10/568)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL15 .239044)
  • Description: Development consisting of a supermarket, five retail/service units reconfiguration/modernisation of the Fairways Hotel and retention of unauthorised access and site works. Fairways Hotel Site,
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Louth County Council (Reg. Ref.: 10/568)
  • Date lodged: 01/06/2011; signed: 04/10/2011
  • Applicant: Sarbon Ltd
  • EIS: EIS Not Required

Mayo

239457: Carrowkeel, Ballinrobe, Co. Mayo. (10/1143)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL16 .239457)
  • Description: Construction of an extension to rear of house, extending boundaries, east and south, of existing site and associated site works.
  • Decision: Dismissed- Without Substance/Foundation S.138(1(a)(i))
  • Planning Authority: Mayo County Council (Reg. Ref.: 10/1143)
  • Date lodged: 23/08/2011; signed: 03/10/2011
  • Applicant: Patrick Moran
  • EIS: EIS Not Required

239005: Barrett Street, Ballina, Co. Mayo. (P10/3088)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL36 .239005)
  • Description: Demolish existing structures on site, construct 5-storey over basement multi-storey car park and 1 commercial unit.
  • Decision: Refuse Permission
  • Planning Authority: Ballina Town Council (Reg. Ref.: P10/3088)
  • Date lodged: 30/05/2011; signed: 03/10/2011
  • Applicant: Amazon Developments
  • EIS: EIS Not Required

Meath

239138: Colvinstown, Tara, Co. Meath. (NA110370)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL17 .239138)
  • Description: Continuance of use of a 30m lattice structure with telecommunication antennas and radio link dishes previously granted under NA50304 and PL17.215174.
  • Decision: Contribution Appeal Decided
  • Planning Authority: Meath County Council (Reg. Ref.: NA110370)
  • Date lodged: 16/06/2011; signed: 06/10/2011
  • Applicant: Hutchison 3G Ireland Limited.
  • EIS: EIS Not Required

Offaly

239045: 54 Cluain Fia, Curragh Road, Clara, Co. Offaly. (11/82)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL19 .239045)
  • Description: Domestic storage shed as constructed to rear of site.
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Offaly County Council (Reg. Ref.: 11/82)
  • Date lodged: 03/06/2011; signed: 06/10/2011
  • Applicant: John Wallace
  • EIS: EIS Not Required

Sligo

239637: Ballinphull, Cliffoney, Co. Sligo. (PL11/238)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL21 .239637)
  • Description: Complete 4 partially constructed houses on site nos. 25,26,27 and 28 of housing estate granted under PL01.512 and PL06.407.
  • Decision: Invalid- no acknowledgement of local submission S.127(1)e
  • Planning Authority: Sligo County Council (Reg. Ref.: PL11/238)
  • Date lodged: 04/10/2011; signed: 04/10/2011
  • Applicant: Brendan O'Donohue and David Gleeson
  • EIS: EIS Not Required

Waterford

RL2932: Monacallee, Clonmel, Co. Waterford.

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5 (Board Reference: PL24 .RL2932)
  • Description: Whether site depot/compound and the use of entrance is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Invalid- fee S.127(1)(f)
  • Planning Authority: Waterford County Council (Reg. Ref.: )
  • Date lodged: 03/10/2011; signed: 03/10/2011
  • Applicant: Office of Public Works
  • EIS: EIS Not Required.

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