**Planning Applications update**planning news**
Planning Applications Received: Douglas Shirran for change of use from hostel to a single detached private dwelling of ca. 237 sq.m. with 4 bedrooms, demolition of ca. 229 sq.m. of part 1/part 2 storey previous extensions to front, side and rear of house, construction of small front first floor extension, complete renovation comprising raising of external wall parapet height of main house, construction of a 2nd floor extension (ca. 20 sq.m.) set back from the front wall with mono pitch roof, internal layout changes and raising of floor and flat roof levels within the existing main structure, changes to external wall elevations to all sides, construction of a front canopy at ground floor, construction of a small storage shed to the rear of the property, slight relocation of the front vehicular entrance with new automated gates, boundary wall treatments and associated landscaping at Seaview, 8B Strand Road, Portmarnock. Avril Dillion to to build a driveway entrance into Rustic Cottage and all associated site at Rustic Cottage, Upper Carrickhill Road, Portmarnock.
Permission Granted: Brendan McDonagh to construct an extension to dwelling. The development consists of (1) to construct single storey extension to side and rear of existing two storey detached dwelling incorporating carport and domestic office/playroom (2) complete all ancillary site works at 16 Drumnigh Wood, Portmarnock. Mr & Mrs O'Mahony to remove existing window on eastern elevation sitting room area and extend garage and hall area to front of house and utility area into existing garage with flat roof finish at 191 Ashley Rise, Portmarnock.