Proposed Development of Fernhill Park & Gardens

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Wednesday, July 12, 2017
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In accordance with Part 8, Article 81 of the 2001-2017 Planning and Development Regulations, Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council hereby gives notice of proposals pertaining to development.

The existing Fernhill estate is to be developed as a Regional Public Park to include new entrances both pedestrian and vehicular from the Enniskerry Road and Rosemont School, roads, car parking, active recreation, play, paths with multiple seating/resting areas, woodland walks, gardens, ponds and wetlands, meadows, new boundaries, restoration of existing Coach House as a park tearooms, demolition of 1970s bungalow, new tower building for use as public toilets and staff/community facilities, new sports building, new dwelling unit, community garden and all ancillary civil, building and landscaping works with some works within the curtilage of the Protected Structure (Fernhill House).

The Part VIII documents are available for inspection online, in Council Offices and Sandyford Community Centre from 1th July 2017 up to and including 9th August 2017 at locations and times as described in the public advertisement. 

Submissions or observations with respect to the proposed development, and dealing with the proper planning and development of the area, can be made via the online consultation hub here

The closing date for receipt of submissions and observations is the 23rd August 2017.

Alternatively, submissions and observations can be made in writing to:

Eoin O'Brien, Senior Executive Parks Superintendent, Parks & Landscape Services, Municipal Services Department, Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council, County Hall, Marine Road, Dún Laoghaire, Co Dublin, A96 K6C9.