Granted  O'Meara's Garage , Galway Road , Baylough/Bogganfin


Mar 16th

Application Received

Jul 2nd


Jul 28th

Appeal Submitted
  • Submitted to Westmeath County Council, 16 / 03 / 2020
  • Application Type: PERMISSION
  • Current Status: APPEALED
  • Decision Text: CONDITIONAL
  • Decision Summary: Granted
Decision Appealed:
  • Appeal Submitted: 28 / 07 / 2020
  • Appeal Decision: No Appeal Decision Available
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Application Summary:
Construction of a single storey discount foodstore (with ancillary off-licence sales), 2,172sqm gross floor space and a restaurant/coffee shop (248sqm); demolition of existing structures including 3 dwelling units; associated building mounted and freestanding advertisement and informational signage, relocated existing billboard sign to western boundary. Provision of surface car park spaces (inc. 2 electrical vehicle charging spaces); a vehicular access point off Galway Road, pedestrian access, boundary treatments; cycle parking spaces; integrated trolley bay enclosure next to the store entrance; hard & soft landscaping, ligh... Signup to read full development description (no card required)
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    60m 19/06/2020 N/A Baylough (Bellaugh)/Bogganfin , Galway Road , Athlone Construction of three townhouses (each 4 bedrooms over three floors similar to that permitted under Pa Ref: 18/7226) car parking and hard and soft landscaping and a new hammerhead turning area. The proposed housing is an extension of, and tie-in to the levels and access road associated with the housing development permitted under Pa Ref: 18/7226. This application includes al... login required. Details...
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    1.1km 24/04/2020 CONDITIONAL The former St Aloysius School , Old House Building , Deerpark Road Retention of the removal of the Harry Clark Studios stained glass from the Old House Building in the former school, St Aloysius College, Athlone, Co Westmeath, which is a protected structure, RPS No.035. (It is proposed to install it into t... login required. Details...
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    1.3km 03/04/2020 N/A 6 Northgate Street , Athlone Retention of (I) Change of use from previously granted off-licence to a pizzeria; pizzeria includes off-licence sales (area for display of alcohol circa 1.3sqm) for consumption off the premises (II) associated free standing signage and signage to west and south elevation (III)... login required. Details...
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    • Description: Locally Important Aquifer - Bedrock which is Moderately Productive only in Local Zones

    • Unit Name: Waulsortian Limestones
    • Description: Massive unbedded lime-mudstone
    • Labels: CDWAUL / WA

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