An Bord Pleanála

Cases Disposed of Week Ended: 17-05-2013 Total Cases: 44

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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Carlow

QB0397: Kilcarry, Clonegal, Co. Carlow (QY12/7)

  • Case Type: Quarries Notice (Board Reference: PL01 .QB0397)
  • Description: Quarry 3(a)
  • Decision: Application Received
  • Planning Authority: Carlow County Council (Reg. Ref.: QY12/7)
  • Date lodged: 16/08/2012; signed: 13/05/2013
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

QB0396: Kildavin, Co. Carlow (QY12/10)

  • Case Type: Quarries Notice (Board Reference: PL01 .QB0396)
  • Description: Quarry 3(a).
  • Decision: No Application Received
  • Planning Authority: Carlow County Council (Reg. Ref.: QY12/10)
  • Date lodged: 16/08/2012; signed: 13/05/2013
  • Applicant: Clavier Ltd
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241410: Tullow Road, Carlow. (12/6513)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL42 .241410)
  • Description: Erection of 20 sqm. freestanding billboard sign adjacent to existing discount store.
  • Decision: Refuse permission
  • Planning Authority: Carlow Town Council (Reg. Ref.: 12/6513)
  • Date lodged: 17/12/2012; signed: 13/05/2013
  • Applicant: Lidl Ireland Gmbh
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241325: Eastern Relief Road, Pollerton Little, Co. Carlow. (12/157)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL01 .241325)
  • Description: Centre for assessment, therapy and treatment of pre-school children with disabilities, access road from Carlow Eastern Relief Road and associated works.
  • Decision: Contribution Appeal Decided
  • Planning Authority: Carlow County Council (Reg. Ref.: 12/157)
  • Date lodged: 26/11/2012; signed: 13/05/2013
  • Applicant: Niall and Sean Mc Loughlin
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

Clare

241492: Gleninagh, Ballyvaughan, Co. Clare. (12/194)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL03 .241492)
  • Description: Additions to rear of dwelling comprising a shed, garage and an office.
  • Decision: Grant permission with conditions (Split Decision - See Board order)
  • Planning Authority: Clare County Council (Reg. Ref.: 12/194)
  • Date lodged: 10/01/2013; signed: 15/05/2013
  • Applicant: Tom Kelly
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: Yes

Cork

RL3069: Marmullane, Pembroke, Passage West, Co. Cork (D/265/12)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5 (Board Reference: PL04 .RL3069)
  • Description: Whether the removal of oil tanks to be replaced with larger or new fuel tanks in a business is or is not development or is or is not exempt development.
  • Decision: Is development and is exempted development (Split Decision - See Board order)
  • Planning Authority: Cork County Council (Reg. Ref.: D/265/12)
  • Date lodged: 23/01/2013; signed: 16/05/2013
  • Applicant: Stephen Hartnett
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

RL3055: Monkstown Bay Marine, Strand Road, Monkstown, Co. Cork (D/252/12)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5 (Board Reference: PL04 .RL3055)
  • Description: Whether the siting of an entrance is a material deviation from previous permission given is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Dismissed-nature of appeal/any previous permission S.138(1)(b)
  • Planning Authority: Cork County Council (Reg. Ref.: D/252/12)
  • Date lodged: 23/10/2012; signed: 17/05/2013
  • Applicant: Monkstown Bay Marine Ltd
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

Donegal

241982: Rarooey, Donegal Town, Donegal P.O., Co. Donegal. (13/50277)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL05E.241982)
  • Description: Retention and completion of 2 extensions to an existing shed for the storage of vintage machinery and private turf production machinery.
  • Decision: Invalid- no acknowledgement of local submission S.127(1)e
  • Planning Authority: Donegal County Council (Reg. Ref.: 13/50277)
  • Date lodged: 15/05/2013; signed: 15/05/2013
  • Applicant: Joe McLaughlin
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

Dublin

DS0042: Dublin 2. (DAC096/12)

  • Case Type: Disability Access Certificate (Board Reference: PL29D.DS0042)
  • Description: Construct new cinema complex on the roof of existing car park with internal alterations for access. St. Stephen's Green Cinema, St. Stephen's Green Shopping Centre,
  • Decision: Allow appeal amend conditions
  • Planning Authority: Dublin City Council (Reg. Ref.: DAC096/12)
  • Date lodged: 07/01/2013; signed: 13/05/2013
  • Applicant: Omniplex Holdings
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241983: 13A Monkstown Crescent, Monkstown, Co. Dublin. (D13A/0087)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL06D.241983)
  • Description: Demolition of extensions to front, construction of new front extension with open yard and buggy store, ancillary site works. (within the attendant grounds of a protected structure).
  • Decision: Invalid- fee S.127(1)(f)
  • Planning Authority: Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Counci (Reg. Ref.: D13A/0087)
  • Date lodged: 15/05/2013; signed: 15/05/2013
  • Applicant: Patricia Duffy
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241975: Thistle House, Herberton Road, Dublin 12. (2304/13)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL29S.241975)
  • Description: Extension to house.
  • Decision: Invalid- fee S.127(1)(f)
  • Planning Authority: Dublin City Council (Reg. Ref.: 2304/13)
  • Date lodged: 14/05/2013; signed: 14/05/2013
  • Applicant: Susan O'Leary and Brian Kelly
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241806: St. Mary's Boy's N.S., Grotto Place, Booterstown, Co. Dublin. (D13A/0010)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL06D.241806)
  • Description: Two storey extension to western end of school, to include 2 classrooms, resource rooms, computer room and lift and site works.
  • Decision: Appeal withdrawn S.140(1)(a)
  • Planning Authority: Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Counci (Reg. Ref.: D13A/0010)
  • Date lodged: 28/03/2013; signed: 17/05/2013
  • Applicant: Board of Management of St. Mary's Boys N.S.
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241729: St.Tiernan's Community School, Parkvale, Ballaly, Dublin 16. (D12A/0488)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL06D.241729)
  • Description: Sixteen classroom primary school with general purpose room, library, ancillary accommodation, car parking, ball courts, hard play areas, boundary treatment, new sports hall.
  • Decision: Application withdrawn S.140(1)(a)
  • Planning Authority: Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Counci (Reg. Ref.: D12A/0488)
  • Date lodged: 13/03/2013; signed: 13/05/2013
  • Applicant: Department of Education and Skills
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241539: Des Darcy Motors, North Street, Swords, Co. Dublin. (F12A/0340)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL06F.241539)
  • Description: Demolition of existing car showroom and construction of a new forecourt with 6 no. pump islands and canopy over.
  • Decision: Appeal withdrawn S.140(1)(a)
  • Planning Authority: Fingal County Council (Reg. Ref.: F12A/0340)
  • Date lodged: 21/01/2013; signed: 16/05/2013
  • Applicant: Petrogas Group Limited.
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241538: 12 The Rise, Mount Merrion, Co. Dublin. (D12A/0427)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL06D.241538)
  • Description: Retention of widened vehicular access and raised front boundary wall; associated minor alterations to front of dwelling.
  • Decision: Refuse permission
  • Planning Authority: Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Counci (Reg. Ref.: D12A/0427)
  • Date lodged: 21/01/2013; signed: 13/05/2013
  • Applicant: John Ryan
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241535: 19 Rosmeen Gardens, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin. (D12B/0339)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL06D.241535)
  • Description: Two storey extension to side and rear with conversion of the existing attic to a bedroom with dormer window to rear; associated services and site works.
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Counci (Reg. Ref.: D12B/0339)
  • Date lodged: 18/01/2013; signed: 13/05/2013
  • Applicant: Kenneth and Fiona Hughes
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241497: (Rear of 24 Dame Street Protected Structure). (3391/12)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL29S.241497)
  • Description: Provision of a new food stall with 4 no. associated benches and all associated works. Corner of South Great Georges Street and Dame Lane, Dublin 2.
  • Decision: Refuse Permission
  • Planning Authority: Dublin City Council (Reg. Ref.: 3391/12)
  • Date lodged: 11/01/2013; signed: 16/05/2013
  • Applicant: John Farrell
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241474: 118 Walkinstown Avenue, Dublin 12. (3396/12)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL29S.241474)
  • Description: Two storey extension to side and rear and single storey extension to front and side.
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Dublin City Council (Reg. Ref.: 3396/12)
  • Date lodged: 08/01/2013; signed: 13/05/2013
  • Applicant: Elizabeth O'Connor
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241330: Unit 3, 14-18 Aston Quay, Dublin 2. (3188/12)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL29S.241330)
  • Description: Protected Structure:Change of use from pharmacy to restaurant incorporating hot food takeaway and all associated works/services.
  • Decision: Grant permission with conditions
  • Planning Authority: Dublin City Council (Reg. Ref.: 3188/12)
  • Date lodged: 26/11/2012; signed: 16/05/2013
  • Applicant: Boots Retail Ireland Ltd.
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

Galway

241588: Castletown, Co. Galway. (12/575)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL07 .241588)
  • Description: House, garage, sewage treatment system with other site services.
  • Decision: Refuse Permission
  • Planning Authority: Galway County Council (Reg. Ref.: 12/575)
  • Date lodged: 07/02/2013; signed: 13/05/2013
  • Applicant: Sarah Varden
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241260: 119/121 Kingshill, Salthill Road Upper, Galway. (10/369)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL61 .241260)
  • Description: Omission of Block B as approved under 06/1031, construction of Block B consisting of guesthouse accommodation, basement car parking, retention of omission of pedestrian access steps.
  • Decision: Refuse Permission
  • Planning Authority: Galway City Council (Reg. Ref.: 10/369)
  • Date lodged: 01/11/2012; signed: 13/05/2013
  • Applicant: Thomas McEvaddy
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241047: 12 White Oaks, Knocknacarra, Galway. (12/153)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL61 .241047)
  • Description: Retention of converted garage area to a living area (office and library, personal use only) and permission for a rear extension.
  • Decision: Grant permission with conditions
  • Planning Authority: Galway City Council (Reg. Ref.: 12/153)
  • Date lodged: 04/09/2012; signed: 13/05/2013
  • Applicant: Brendan Naughton
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

Kerry

241385: Ballyseedy, Tralee, Co. Kerry. (12/383)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL08 .241385)
  • Description: Permission to operate a quarry for extraction and processing of rock for adjacent Tralee bypass being constructed at present.
  • Decision: Refuse Permission
  • Planning Authority: Kerry County Council (Reg. Ref.: 12/383)
  • Date lodged: 11/12/2012; signed: 15/05/2013
  • Applicant: Tommy Moynihan
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: Yes

Kildare

QB0515: Rinaghan, Carbury, Co. Kildare. (QRA-08-001)

  • Case Type: Quarries Notice (Board Reference: PL09 .QB0515)
  • Description: Quarry 2(a) and 3(a)
  • Decision: No Application Received
  • Planning Authority: Kildare County Council (Reg. Ref.: QRA-08-001)
  • Date lodged: 24/08/2012; signed: 16/05/2013
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

LV3188: Athy Business Campus, Woodstock South, Athy, Co. Kildare (12/300016)

  • Case Type: Leave to Appeal S37(6) (Board Reference: PL35 .LV3188)
  • Description: 42m high hexagonal lattice telecommunications tower and all associated site works.
  • Decision: Application for leave to appeal refused
  • Planning Authority: Athy Town Council (Reg. Ref.: 12/300016)
  • Date lodged: 19/04/2013; signed: 16/05/2013
  • Applicant: Highpoint Cummincations Ltd
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241607: Dept Social Protection Office, Henry Street, Newbridge, Co Kildare (12/922)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL09 .241607)
  • Description: Broadband installation consisting of 1 no. 0.2 metre dish and support fixture, along with associated equipment, cabin and all associated site works.
  • Decision: Appeal withdrawn S.140(1)(a)
  • Planning Authority: Kildare County Council (Reg. Ref.: 12/922)
  • Date lodged: 12/02/2013; signed: 16/05/2013
  • Applicant: BT Communications Ireland Ltd.
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241498: Presentation Secondary School, Dublin Road, Co. Kildare. (12/815)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL09 .241498)
  • Description: The demolition of a later extension to the original school building and free standing prefab buildings and construction of a discount food store with all associated site works. The former
  • Decision: Refuse permission
  • Planning Authority: Kildare County Council (Reg. Ref.: 12/815)
  • Date lodged: 11/01/2013; signed: 14/05/2013
  • Applicant: Lidi Ireland GMBH
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

Kilkenny

RL2957: 8-14 Manor Walk, Rosehill, Kilkenny.

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5 (Board Reference: PL10 .RL2957)
  • Description: Whether 7 houses with finished ground floor levels of between 2.3 and 3.4 metres above that shown on drawings is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Dismissed-nature of appeal/any previous permission S.138(1)(b)
  • Planning Authority: Kilkenny County Council (Reg. Ref.: )
  • Date lodged: 06/12/2011; signed: 17/05/2013
  • Applicant: Castlelands Construction Ltd.
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

RL2956: Roselawn, Rosehill, Kells Road, Kilkenny.

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5 (Board Reference: PL10 .RL2956)
  • Description: Whether the levelling of open space F and a reduction in capacity of attenuation tank is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Dismissed-nature of appeal/any previous permission S.138(1)(b)
  • Planning Authority: Kilkenny County Council (Reg. Ref.: )
  • Date lodged: 06/12/2011; signed: 17/05/2013
  • Applicant: Castlelands Construction Ltd.
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241958: New Aglish, Carrigeen, Co. Kilkenny. (12/588)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL10 .241958)
  • Description: Change of use/conversion of storage building to house, modifications to entrance, wastewater treatment system and all associated site works.
  • Decision: Invalid- no acknowledgement of local submission S.127(1)e
  • Planning Authority: Kilkenny County Council (Reg. Ref.: 12/588)
  • Date lodged: 07/05/2013; signed: 13/05/2013
  • Applicant: Ann and Sean Fripps
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

Limerick

241670: 'Edenville', Brookvilla Terrace, Ballinacurra Road, Limerick. (P12/166)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL30 .241670)
  • Description: Demolition of rear annex and front bay window, construction of rear extension, new bay window and insertion of Velux Conservation roof lights, alterations and relocation of rear garden entrance,
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Limerick City Council (Reg. Ref.: P12/166)
  • Date lodged: 27/02/2013; signed: 15/05/2013
  • Applicant: David and Gráinne Phelan
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241522: Dromroe Estate, Rhebogue, Limerick. (12/35)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL30 .241522)
  • Description: Construction of 14 no. houses with associated site development works.
  • Decision: Refuse Permission
  • Planning Authority: Limerick City Council (Reg. Ref.: 12/35)
  • Date lodged: 18/01/2013; signed: 17/05/2013
  • Applicant: Willowhurst Developments Ltd.
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

Louth

240502: Rockmarshall, Jenkinstown, Dundalk, Co. Louth (11/228)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL15 .240502)
  • Description: A 10 year permission for the construction of a wind farm consisting of 5 wind turbines, an electrical substation building, an anemometer mast and all associated works.
  • Decision: Refuse permission
  • Planning Authority: Louth County Council (Reg. Ref.: 11/228)
  • Date lodged: 23/04/2012; signed: 15/05/2013
  • Applicant: Gaelectric Development Ltd
  • EIS: Yes
  • NIS: No

Meath

QV0024: Cloncowan, Tobertynan, Longwood, Co. Meath. (QY8)

  • Case Type: Quarries Review (Board Reference: PL17 .QV0024)
  • Description: Quarry 261(3)(A)
  • Decision: Notice Confirmed
  • Planning Authority: Meath County Council (Reg. Ref.: QY8)
  • Date lodged: 08/08/2012; signed: 17/05/2013
  • Applicant: Desmond and Mary Keegan
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241556: Trim Road Industrial Estate, Trim Road, Navan, Co. Meath. (NT120041)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL32 .241556)
  • Description: Retention of car wash facility; Permission to install new washdown and silt separators, new silt trap and associated site works.
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Navan Town Council (Reg. Ref.: NT120041)
  • Date lodged: 24/01/2013; signed: 16/05/2013
  • Applicant: Barry Ward
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241483: Drogheda Retail Park, Donore Road, Rathmullen, Co. Meath. (SA12/0889)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL17 .241483)
  • Description: Construction of a multiplex Cinema.
  • Decision: Refuse permission
  • Planning Authority: Meath County Council (Reg. Ref.: SA12/0889)
  • Date lodged: 08/01/2013; signed: 13/05/2013
  • Applicant: DDF Partnership.
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

Sligo

241512: Union Road, Collooney, Co Sligo. (12/363)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL21 .241512)
  • Description: Change of use of unit no. 12 from office to warehouse space. Retain subdivision of warehouse no. 13 into three separate units.
  • Decision: Contribution Appeal Decided
  • Planning Authority: Sligo County Council (Reg. Ref.: 12/363)
  • Date lodged: 15/01/2013; signed: 17/05/2013
  • Applicant: Collooney Developments Limited
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

Waterford

241174: The Promenade, Tramore, Co. Waterford. (12/122)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL24 .241174)
  • Description: Sports, leisure and retail facility, associated car parking, road network and associated site works (former Hydro Site).
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Waterford County Council (Reg. Ref.: 12/122)
  • Date lodged: 09/10/2012; signed: 16/05/2013
  • Applicant: Flowhouse Ireland Ltd.
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

Westmeath

QV0094: Derrymore, Killucan, Co. Westmeath. (EUQY45)

  • Case Type: Quarries Review (Board Reference: PL25 .QV0094)
  • Description: Quarry. 2(a) and 3(a)
  • Decision: Notice Confirmed
  • Planning Authority: Westmeath County Council (Reg. Ref.: EUQY45)
  • Date lodged: 30/08/2012; signed: 17/05/2013
  • Applicant: Patrick Whelehan.
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241516: M6 Service Station, Tullamore Road, Killbeggan, Co. Westmeath. (12/4071)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL25K.241516)
  • Description: Retention of existing parking area for cars and heavy vehicle goods, extension of parking area and ancillary site works.
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Westmeath County Council (Reg. Ref.: 12/4071)
  • Date lodged: 16/01/2013; signed: 16/05/2013
  • Applicant: Lambe Bros.
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

Wexford

241559: 2 Green Street, Townparks, Wexford. (W2012092)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL85 .241559)
  • Description: Retention of change of use from garage to office/store.
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Wexford Borough Council (Reg. Ref.: W2012092)
  • Date lodged: 25/01/2013; signed: 15/05/2013
  • Applicant: Access 2000 (Wexford Limited)
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241488: Drumgold, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford. (20120282)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL26 .241488)
  • Description: Retention of change of site layout from that granted under 20090273; increase from 341 to 750 vehicles stored on site at one time; retention of portacabins and advertising signs.
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Wexford County Council (Reg. Ref.: 20120282)
  • Date lodged: 09/01/2013; signed: 13/05/2013
  • Applicant: Motor Salvage IRL (SI)
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241425: Tinnacree, Cahore, Co. Wexford. (20120776)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL26 .241425)
  • Description: Installation of 8 no. timber camping pods (8 sq.m) on a site accessed from existing caravan and camping park access road, provision for 8 no. car parking spaces, associated site works.
  • Decision: Grant permission with conditions
  • Planning Authority: Wexford County Council (Reg. Ref.: 20120776)
  • Date lodged: 20/12/2012; signed: 13/05/2013
  • Applicant: Morriscastle Strand Caravan and Camping Park Limited
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

Wicklow

241500: Drummin, Annamoe, Co. Wicklow. (12/6779)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL27 .241500)
  • Description: Retention of agricultural shed that houses a single tele- communications equipment unit together with 1 no. wall mounted antenna and dish.
  • Decision: Grant permission with conditions
  • Planning Authority: Wicklow County Council (Reg. Ref.: 12/6779)
  • Date lodged: 14/01/2013; signed: 14/05/2013
  • Applicant: Telefonica Ireland Limited
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

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