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Tuesday 17 September 2019

61 new homes are being planned at Boyne Avenue

Sionna Homes Ltd are seeking permission for the construction of 61 new homes on lands at Boyne Avenue between Newtown Road (L2037) and Strand Road (R167), Newtownstalaban. The development will see the demolition of eight derelict dwellings and associated garages and structures and then the construction of the homes.

They will feature a range of sizes, with 24 two storey three bed semi-detached dwellings, along with eight duplex units in a 3 storey block.

There will also be 18 apartments in a 5 storey block, consisting of 8 one bed apartments and 9 two bed apartments and one three bed apartment.

There will be a new vehicular, pedestrian and cycle entrance to the site from Newtown Road (L2307).

There will be the replacing and upgrading of existing pedestrian steps to the site from Strand Road (R167).

A Natura Impact Statement has been prepared in respect of the planning application.

A decision is expected by October 17th on the application.

Drogheda Independent

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