Cherry Orchard Housing, Dublin 10 - Part 8

Closed 9 Aug 2022

Opened 27 Jun 2022


Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended)
Planning and Development Regulations 2001 (as amended) - Part 8

Applicant:        Dublin City Council – Housing and Community Services Department

Location:         Cherry Orchard lands bounded to the North by Cherry Orchard Hospital and to the South by Cherry Orchard Football Club and Cherry Orchard Green, Dublin 10

Proposal:  Pursuant to the requirements of the above, notice is hereby given of the proposed construction of a residential development comprising 172 no. dwellings (141 no. 3 bedroom two storey terraced houses and 31 no. 2 bedroom two storey terraced houses), two public open spaces approx. 0.83 ha /14 % of site area, associated site infrastructure works / supporting infrastructure, landscaping, public lighting, access roads / pavements, boundary treatments and provision for a link road / pavements and cycleways to Ballyfermot as follows:

  • 141 no. three bedroom terraced houses and 31 no. 2 bedroom terraced houses with 1 no. in-curtilage parking space per house to the front and private gardens to the rear;
  • Development of a linear public open space on the west end of the lands (along the eastern boundary of Wheatfield Prison) and associated works;
  • Development of a pocket park and children’s playground on the eastern section of the lands;
  • Provision for a Link Road (to Ballyfermot Road) continuing from and widening the current road frontage to the north of 113 – 127 and 155 – 169 Cherry Orchard Green along with associated works, foot paths, cycle paths, public lighting;
  • 172 no. private parking spaces (1 no. in-curtilage parking space per house), 14 no. on street public car parking spaces on the link road (includes 2 no. accessible parking spaces) and 20 no. public bicycle parking spaces;
  • New boundary treatments to Cherry Orchard Hospital / Cloverhill Courthouse, incorporating provision for a future pedestrian entrance to Cherry Orchard Hospital and boundary treatment to Cherry Orchard Football Club.

Plans and Particulars of the proposed development may be inspected or purchased at a fee not exceeding the reasonable cost of making a copy for a period of 4 weeks from 27/06/2022 during public opening hours at the offices of Dublin City Council, Public Counter, Planning and Property Development Department, Block 4, Ground Floor, Civic Offices, Wood Quay, Dublin 8, Monday - Friday 9.00 am to 4.30pm.

The plans and particulars are also available for inspection during public opening hours at the offices of Dublin City Council South Central Area Offices at Ballyfermot Civic Centre, Dublin 10 and online on Citizens Space

The Local Authority has concluded following a preliminary examination that there is no real likelihood of the proposed development having significant effects on the environment and therefore an EIA is not required.

A submission or observation in relation to the proposed development, dealing with the proper planning and sustainable development of the area in which the development would be situated, maybe made, in writing, to the Executive Manager, Planning and Property Development Department, Dublin City Council, Civic Offices, Wood Quay, Dublin 8, before 4.30pm on 09/08/2022.

Submissions or observations may also be made online on Citizens Space - - before 23.59 p.m. on 09/08/2022.



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