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Clonsilla SHD

We, Osh Ventures Ltd., intend to apply to An Bord Pleanála for permission for a strategic housing development at Old Schoolhouse Site (former Clonsilla School, Protected Structure RPS No. 700), Porterstown Road, Kellystown, Clonsilla, Dublin 15.

The Strategic Housing Development, which will be accessed from Porterstown Road, will consist of the following:

(i) The construction of a residential development of 198 no. Build to Rent apartment units (120 no. one beds, 59 no. two beds and 19 no. three beds) in 8 no. blocks (ranging in height from four/five to seven storeys in height) as follows:

  • Block A containing a total of 22 no. apartments (16 no. 1 bed units, 5 no. 2 bed units and 1 no. three bed units) measuring 4 to 5 storeys in height with all apartments provided with private balconies/terraces.
  • Block B containing a total of 21 no. apartments (11 no. 1 bed units, 6 no. 2 bed units and 4 no. three bed units) measuring 5 storeys in height with all apartments provided with private balconies/terraces.
  • Block C containing a total of 27 no. apartments (15 no. 1 bed units, 8 no. 2 bed units and 4 no. three bed units) measuring 6 storeys in height with all apartments provided with private balconies/terraces.
  • Block D containing a total of 31 no. apartments (15 no. 1 bed units, 10 no. 2 bed units and 6 no. three bed units) measuring 7 storeys in height with all apartments provided with private balconies/terraces.
  • Block E containing a total of 37 no. apartments comprising (27 no. 1 bed units and 10 no. 2 bed units) measuring 7 storeys in height with all apartments provided with private balconies/terraces.
  • Block F containing a total of 31 no. apartments comprising (23 no. 1 bed units and 8 no. 2 bed units) being 6 storeys in height with all apartments provided with private balconies/terraces.
  • Block G containing a total of 11 no. apartments comprising (3 no. 1 bed units and 8 no. 2 bed units) measuring 5 to 6 storeys in height with all apartments provided with private balconies/terraces.
  • Block H containing a total of 18 no. apartments comprising (10 no. 1 bed units, 4 no. 2 bed units and 4 no. three bed units) measuring 4 to 5 storeys in height with all apartments provided with private balconies/terraces and

(ii) internal/external refurbishment and alterations to the existing 3 storey Protected Structure (Former Clonsilla School - RPS No. 700) to allow for its change of use and conversion to provide a management office with ancillary community use for residents and

(iii) the construction of 1 no. childcare facility located within the ground and first floor levels of Block G.

A total of 100 no. car parking spaces are proposed including 96 no. spaces serving the proposed apartments, (32 no. standard spaces at undercroft level at Blocks B to H, 58 no. standard spaces at surface level at Blocks A, C, D, E, F and G and 6 no. disabled spaces at undercroft level at Blocks B, D and F), 3 no. spaces for the staff of the proposed childcare facility at undercroft level at Block G and 1 car-share space at surface level at the Old Schoolhouse.

A total of 392 no. bicycle parking spaces are proposed, including 312 no. spaces at undercroft levels and 80 no. spaces at surface level.

Planning permission is also sought for landscaping and infrastructural works, foul and surface water drainage, bin storage, ESB substation, open space areas including playground, boundary treatments, internal roads and footpaths (including a Greenway Cycle Path), upgrade to existing access from Porterstown Road and all associated site works to facilitate the development.