Planning Application for 63 residences on Oatlands site

Planning Application Ref: D16A/0465

Site of c.1.12ha at Oatlands Monastery, to the rear of Oatlands College, Mount Merrion, Blackrock, Co Dublin and at No. 2 Cherrygarth, Mount Merrion, Blackrock, Co Dublin

Permission for the demolition of the former Oatlands Monastery building (c.1,682 sqm) and other derelict buildings on the site (c.101 sqm), the demolition of the existing single storey dwelling at No. 2 Cherrygarth (c.157 sqm) and the construction of 63 residential units. The development will be accessed through a new entrance at No. 2 Cherrygarth. Residential development will comprise 9 houses, 24 duplexes and 30 apartments. These are broken down as follows: One 3-bed detached two-storey dwelling (c.8.3m in height) to replace the demolished dwelling at No. 2 Cherrygarth, 8 no. 2.5 storey 4/5 bed detached units (between c.9.9 – 10.13 metres in height), 12 no. 3-bed duplex units of 3 storeys (c.12.8 – 15.8 metres in height) with terraces and balconies on the north and south elevations, two apartment blocks of 4 storeys (c.13.5 metres in height) with 4 no. 1-bed units, 20 no. 2-bed units and 6 no. 3-bed units with balconies on the north, east and south elevations. The development will also include 18 on-curtilage car parking spaces associated with the detached dwelling units, 43 at-grade car parking spaces associated with the duplex units, 47 car parking spaces at basement level of the apartment block (c.1,808 sqm), 2,929 sqm of open space, including a children’s play area and all associated site development works above and below ground, including site services.

Note: Final date for Observations is 02-Aug-2016