An Bord Pleanála

Cases Disposed of Week Ended: 24-05-2013 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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Clare

RP2081: Carrownaweelaun, Carrigaholt, Co. Clare.

  • Case Type: Points of Detail in dispute S34(5) (Board Reference: PL03 .RP2081)
  • Description: Whether 2 No. 2.3MW Enercon E70 turbines might be used in place of General Electric GE1.5x.
  • Decision: Board Decision- see Board Order
  • Planning Authority: Clare County Council (Reg. Ref.: )
  • Date lodged: 09/08/2012; signed: 22/05/2013
  • Applicant: Banner Energy Ltd.
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241439: Poet's Corner/Town Hall, O'Connell Street, Ennis, Co. Clare. (12/50)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL58 .241439)
  • Description: Incorporation of 1 car parking space to provide extended pavement area to allow provision of outdoor seating area,signage and surround to door-way and incorporaiton of porch with main bar area
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions (Split Decision - See Board order)
  • Planning Authority: Ennis Town Council (Reg. Ref.: 12/50)
  • Date lodged: 28/12/2012; signed: 22/05/2013
  • Applicant: Duesbury Limited
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

Cork

241584: 36/37 MacCurtain Street, Cork. (12/35430)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL28 .241584)
  • Description: Change of use from vacant retail unit to internet cafe with ancillary gaming machines and new sign.
  • Decision: Refuse permission
  • Planning Authority: Cork City Council (Reg. Ref.: 12/35430)
  • Date lodged: 05/02/2013; signed: 23/05/2013
  • Applicant: Patrick Murphy
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

Donegal

241520: Drumnineny, Raphoe, Lifford PO, Co. Donegal. (12/60122)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL05E.241520)
  • Description: Football pitch, clubhouse, car parking.
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Donegal County Council (Reg. Ref.: 12/60122)
  • Date lodged: 16/01/2013; signed: 23/05/2013
  • Applicant: Raphoe Town Football Club
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241508: Glebe Td., Killybegs, Co. Donegal. (12/20169)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL05E.241508)
  • Description: Retain existing site works including construction of tracks and grass mounding. Permission to complete access track to harbour, set down area,site fencing,embankments,landscaping and all works.
  • Decision: Refuse Permission
  • Planning Authority: Donegal County Council (Reg. Ref.: 12/20169)
  • Date lodged: 15/01/2013; signed: 24/05/2013
  • Applicant: Jim Parkinson
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

Dublin

RL3067: 33 Tudor Road, Ranelagh, Dublin 6. (0184/12)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5 (Board Reference: PL29S.RL3067)
  • Description: Whether extension to rear and partial conversion of garage at side of house is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Board Decision- see Board Order
  • Planning Authority: Dublin City Council (Reg. Ref.: 0184/12)
  • Date lodged: 16/01/2013; signed: 22/05/2013
  • Applicant: Imelda Gleeson
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

RL3044: 92 Greenlea Road, Terenure, Dublin 6W.

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5 (Board Reference: PL29S.RL3044)
  • Description: Whether the application of external insulation and render, demolition of chimney and reinstatement of garage doors is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is exempted development
  • Planning Authority: Dublin City Council (Reg. Ref.: )
  • Date lodged: 10/09/2012; signed: 24/05/2013
  • Applicant: John and Sharon Lowry
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

242023: Garden of Rememberance, Parnell Square, Dublin 1. (WEB1196/12)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL29N.242023)
  • Description: Creation of a covered walkway through an existing podium and connecting a new and hard and soft landscaped civic area.
  • Decision: Invalid- fee S.127(1)(f)
  • Planning Authority: Dublin City Council (Reg. Ref.: WEB1196/12)
  • Date lodged: 24/05/2013; signed: 24/05/2013
  • Applicant: Office of Public Works
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241733: 33 Tudor Road, Ranelagh, Dublin 6. (2014/13)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL29S.241733)
  • Description: Retention and completion of extension to house.
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Dublin City Council (Reg. Ref.: 2014/13)
  • Date lodged: 13/03/2013; signed: 22/05/2013
  • Applicant: Imelda Gleeson
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241700: Junction of Rathbeale Road, and Watery Lane, Swords, Co. Dublin. (F12A/0391)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL06F.241700)
  • Description: 4 no. free standing advertising signs and for all ancillary engineering/structural works necessary to facilitate the development.
  • Decision: Refuse Permission
  • Planning Authority: Fingal County Council (Reg. Ref.: F12A/0391)
  • Date lodged: 07/03/2013; signed: 22/05/2013
  • Applicant: Robert Savage Limited.
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241668: 37 Pigeon House Road, Dublin 4. (3565/12)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL29S.241668)
  • Description: Proposed dormer window to front.
  • Decision: Refuse permission
  • Planning Authority: Dublin City Council (Reg. Ref.: 3565/12)
  • Date lodged: 27/02/2013; signed: 21/05/2013
  • Applicant: Roslyn Meehan
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241649: 45-47 Pembroke Road, Dublin 4. (3501/12)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL29S.241649)
  • Description: Retention of railings, automatic gates and stone plinth and permission for new 2.4m high railings at east, west and north boundaries.
  • Decision: Refuse permission
  • Planning Authority: Dublin City Council (Reg. Ref.: 3501/12)
  • Date lodged: 21/02/2013; signed: 21/05/2013
  • Applicant: Embassy of the United Arab Emirates
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241633: 8 Coopers walk, Lusk, Co. Dublin. (F12B/0209)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL06F.241633)
  • Description: A single storey rear extension and dormer window to rear at first floor level.
  • Decision: Grant permission with conditions
  • Planning Authority: Fingal County Council (Reg. Ref.: F12B/0209)
  • Date lodged: 18/02/2013; signed: 22/05/2013
  • Applicant: Glen Mundy.
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241554: Rear of 77 Dollymount Avenue, Clontarf, Dublin 3. (2825/12)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL29N.241554)
  • Description: Demolition of shed to rear, construct 4 no. houses, vehicular access, and all associated works.
  • Decision: Grant permission with conditions
  • Planning Authority: Dublin City Council (Reg. Ref.: 2825/12)
  • Date lodged: 23/01/2013; signed: 22/05/2013
  • Applicant: John and Teresa Thewlis
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241548: 141 Baggot Street Lower, Dublin 2. (2790/12)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL29S.241548)
  • Description: Change of use from office to restaurant and erection of new signage to front elevation.
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Dublin City Council (Reg. Ref.: 2790/12)
  • Date lodged: 23/01/2013; signed: 22/05/2013
  • Applicant: Ballsbridge Groceries Ltd.
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241534: 33 Sweet Briar Lane, Stillorgan, Co. Dublin. (D12B/0348)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL06D.241534)
  • Description: Two storey extension to side of dwelling, internal modifications including additional bedroom, relocated bathrooms and stairs; new entrance.
  • Decision: Refuse permission
  • Planning Authority: Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Counci (Reg. Ref.: D12B/0348)
  • Date lodged: 17/01/2013; signed: 22/05/2013
  • Applicant: Mark Holloway
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241527: The Fingal House, 284 Glasnevin Avenue, Dublin 11. (3402/12)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL29N.241527)
  • Description: Change of use of ground floor of public house to a convenience shop with ancillary part off licence and all associated works.
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Dublin City Council (Reg. Ref.: 3402/12)
  • Date lodged: 21/01/2013; signed: 21/05/2013
  • Applicant: Nicholas and Noeleen O'Hara
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241524: 16 Kilbarron Road, Kilmore West, Coolock, Dublin 5. (3383/12)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL29N.241524)
  • Description: Change of use of shop unit to restaurant/cafe and all associated works.
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Dublin City Council (Reg. Ref.: 3383/12)
  • Date lodged: 18/01/2013; signed: 20/05/2013
  • Applicant: James Mulvaney
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241523: 33 Tudor Road, Ranelagh, Dublin 6. (3368/12)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL29S.241523)
  • Description: Construction of a first floor extension to side gable of house to provide ensuite bathroom.
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Dublin City Council (Reg. Ref.: 3368/12)
  • Date lodged: 17/01/2013; signed: 22/05/2013
  • Applicant: Imelda Gleeson
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241510: 21 Hastings Street, Ringsend, Dublin 4. (3363/12)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL29S.241510)
  • Description: New first floor extension to rear, alterations to front elevation, reconfiguration of internal layout and all associated works.
  • Decision: Grant permission with same conditions
  • Planning Authority: Dublin City Council (Reg. Ref.: 3363/12)
  • Date lodged: 14/01/2013; signed: 21/05/2013
  • Applicant: Judy Tilson
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241363: Rear of 26 Victoria Street (fronting Avenue Road), Dublin 8. (3273/12)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL29S.241363)
  • Description: Retention of variations to front facade of workshop.
  • Decision: Grant permission with conditions
  • Planning Authority: Dublin City Council (Reg. Ref.: 3273/12)
  • Date lodged: 04/12/2012; signed: 21/05/2013
  • Applicant: Jill and Conor Twomey
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241259: Behan's Quarry, Windmillhill, Rathcoole, Co. Dublin. (SD12A/0059)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL06S.241259)
  • Description: Importation and processing of no more than 10,000 tonnes per year of inert materials.
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: South Dublin County Council (Reg. Ref.: SD12A/0059)
  • Date lodged: 01/11/2012; signed: 24/05/2013
  • Applicant: Laurence Behan
  • EIS: Yes
  • NIS: No

Galway

QV0070: Letterdeen, Co. Galway (QSP17)

  • Case Type: Quarries Review (Board Reference: PL07 .QV0070)
  • Description: Quarry 2(a)
  • Decision: Notice Confirmed
  • Planning Authority: Galway County Council (Reg. Ref.: QSP17)
  • Date lodged: 24/08/2012; signed: 21/05/2013
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

QV0052: Cloghbrack Middle, Co. Galway (QSP24)

  • Case Type: Quarries Review (Board Reference: PL07 .QV0052)
  • Description: Quarry
  • Decision: Notice Annulled
  • Planning Authority: Galway County Council (Reg. Ref.: QSP24)
  • Date lodged: 22/08/2012; signed: 21/05/2013
  • Applicant: Michael McGrath
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241619: 67, 69 and 71 Wellpark Road, Galway. (12/241)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL61 .241619)
  • Description: Demolition of restaurant, shop, bookmakers, 5 apartments, storage unit and derelict dwelling and sheds, construction of mixed use development, access and ancillary site works.
  • Decision: Appeal withdrawn S.140(1)(a)
  • Planning Authority: Galway City Council (Reg. Ref.: 12/241)
  • Date lodged: 15/02/2013; signed: 22/05/2013
  • Applicant: Tommy O'Brien,
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241576: Presentation Road, Galway. (12/116)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL61 .241576)
  • Description: 5 houses and associated site works.
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Galway City Council (Reg. Ref.: 12/116)
  • Date lodged: 04/02/2013; signed: 24/05/2013
  • Applicant: The Educena Foundation
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241541: Townland of Townparks (2nd Division), Tuam, Co. Galway. (12/1050)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL07 .241541)
  • Description: Crematorium including ceremony room, committal and administration office, biocremation, reflection space and parking, landscaping and ancillary site works.
  • Decision: Refuse permission
  • Planning Authority: Galway County Council (Reg. Ref.: 12/1050)
  • Date lodged: 23/01/2013; signed: 24/05/2013
  • Applicant: Tommy Varden
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

Kildare

241544: Kilteel Village, Kilteel, Co. Kildare. (12/354)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL09 .241544)
  • Description: Retention for modifications to a dwelling including the retention of a garage.
  • Decision: Contribution Appeal Decided
  • Planning Authority: Kildare County Council (Reg. Ref.: 12/354)
  • Date lodged: 22/01/2013; signed: 22/05/2013
  • Applicant: Kieran O'Neill
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

Limerick

241491: Ballysimon Commons, Ballysimon, Co. Limerick. (12/123)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL13 .241491)
  • Description: Construction of an extension to house, new wastewater treatment system and all associated site works,
  • Decision: Grant permission with conditions
  • Planning Authority: Limerick County Council (Reg. Ref.: 12/123)
  • Date lodged: 10/01/2013; signed: 20/05/2013
  • Applicant: David Fitzgerald
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

Longford

241479: Cornadowagh, Newtowncashel, Co. Longford. (11/285)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL14 .241479)
  • Description: 6 no. dwellings, individual on-site wastewater treatment plants with percolation areas, rain water harvesting units, entrance, access road and footpaths.
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Longford County Council (Reg. Ref.: 11/285)
  • Date lodged: 08/01/2013; signed: 20/05/2013
  • Applicant: Tommy Doyle.
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

Louth

241304: Shore Road, Dundalk, Co. Louth. (12/97)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL55 .241304)
  • Description: Retention permission for an existing traditional style cottage and associated site development works.
  • Decision: Refuse permission
  • Planning Authority: Dundalk Town Council (Reg. Ref.: 12/97)
  • Date lodged: 20/11/2012; signed: 20/05/2013
  • Applicant: Thomas Lennon
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

Meath

241595: The Grange, 7 Grange Walk, Stamullen, Co. Meath. (SA121001)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL17 .241595)
  • Description: Conversion of attic to storage room with dormer window.
  • Decision: Grant permission with conditions
  • Planning Authority: Meath County Council (Reg. Ref.: SA121001)
  • Date lodged: 08/02/2013; signed: 22/05/2013
  • Applicant: Hristina Ivanova.
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

Sligo

RL2988: Homestore and More, Unit 5, Sligo Retail Park, Carrowroe, Co.Sligo (ED125)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5 (Board Reference: PL21 .RL2988)
  • Description: Whether a change of use of retail unit by reason of class and type of goods being sold is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is development and is not exempted development
  • Planning Authority: Sligo County Council (Reg. Ref.: ED125)
  • Date lodged: 13/03/2012; signed: 23/05/2013
  • Applicant: Homestore and More
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

Tipperary

240305: Carrigataha, Cahir, Co. Tipperary. (11/492)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL23 .240305)
  • Description: Retention of increased height of boundary wall, piers and gates with associated wing walls.
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: South Tipperary County Council (Reg. Ref.: 11/492)
  • Date lodged: 12/03/2012; signed: 23/05/2013
  • Applicant: Kenneth and Patrick Ryan
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

Westmeath

241813: Killinagh, Rathowen, Co. Westmeath. (12/5122)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL25 .241813)
  • Description: Retention of canopy extensions for the east and west of existing unit (02/1299) and retention of existing hard standing area.
  • Decision: Application withdrawn S.140(1)(a)
  • Planning Authority: Westmeath County Council (Reg. Ref.: 12/5122)
  • Date lodged: 02/04/2013; signed: 23/05/2013
  • Applicant: Klassmann Deilmann Ireland Limited.
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

Wexford

241593: Horetown South, Horetown, Co. Wexford. (20120322)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL26 .241593)
  • Description: Retention of a marquee attached to a country house. These works are attaching to and part of protected structure no.33 as listed in the county development plan.
  • Decision: Refuse Permission
  • Planning Authority: Wexford County Council (Reg. Ref.: 20120322)
  • Date lodged: 08/02/2013; signed: 21/05/2013
  • Applicant: Thomas White
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241563: Ballyknockan, St. Helens, Co. Wexford. (20120874)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL26 .241563)
  • Description: Retention of use of retail dispensing facility of existing approved wholesale distribution and sale facility (reg. ref. 20032315 refers).
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Wexford County Council (Reg. Ref.: 20120874)
  • Date lodged: 29/01/2013; signed: 20/05/2013
  • Applicant: Glen Fuel Services Limited
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241536: Drinagh Retail Park, Sinnottstown, Wexford. (W2012090)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL85 .241536)
  • Description: Change of use of part of Unit A to restaurant; modifications to elevation to include additional signage; erection of translucent covers to part of garden centre.
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Wexford Borough Council (Reg. Ref.: W2012090)
  • Date lodged: 18/01/2013; signed: 21/05/2013
  • Applicant: John Kearney
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

Wicklow

RL3033: Hollybrook House, Kilmacanogue, Co. Wicklow. (-)

  • Case Type: Referral Section 5 (Board Reference: PL27 .RL3033)
  • Description: Whether planting of a hedge within the curtilage of Hollybrook House(Protected Structure)is or is not development or is or is not exempted development.
  • Decision: Is not development
  • Planning Authority: Wicklow County Council (Reg. Ref.: -)
  • Date lodged: 31/07/2012; signed: 22/05/2013
  • Applicant: Roberta and Tom Dunn
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

241585: Watson and Johnson Centre, Mill Road, Greystones, Co. Wicklow. (12/6648)

  • Case Type: Planning Appeal (Board Reference: PL27 .241585)
  • Description: Change of use for non business hours only of 61.41 sq.m. of private car park to use for the sale of food from a vehicle,
  • Decision: Grant permission with revised conditions
  • Planning Authority: Wicklow County Council (Reg. Ref.: 12/6648)
  • Date lodged: 05/02/2013; signed: 22/05/2013
  • Applicant: Emma Jane Gray and Gilles Gaillot
  • EIS: No
  • NIS: No

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