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  Monk's Bridge , Abbeyleix Demesne , Abbeyleix

Jun 08 2022

Application Received

Jul 21 2022

Further Info. Requested

Apr 26 2023

Withdrawn
  • Submitted to Laois County Council, 08 / 06 / 2022
  • Application Type: PERMISSION
  • Current Status: WITHDRAWN
  • Decision Text: N/A
  • Decision Summary: No Decision
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Development:
develop the 0.75 ha site located at "Monk's Bridge" (also known as Knapton's Bridge) and associated lands at the northern portion of Abbeyleix estate, in the townland of Abbeyleix Demesne, Co.Laois. The bridge is a protected structure (RPS no. LA-090-H) and a National (Archaeological) Monument (SMR Ref No. LA029-073). The development will consist of works to repair and preserve Monk's Bridge, including the following: localised vegetation removal, including the carriageway and embankments; localised clearance of sediment deposit; localised re-pointing of masonry; reconstruction of collaps... Signup to read full development description
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  • Distance: Received: Decision: Development Address: Development Description:
    1.6km 25/01/2024 N/A The Rookery Tullyroe , Ballacolla Road (R433) , Abbeyleix Co Laois Residential development of 51 residential units on a 1.99 hectare site (1.83 development area), comprising the following two storey dwellings • 4 no. four bedroom detached dwellings, • 4 no. four bedroom semi-detached dwellings, • 8 no. three bedroom semi -detached dwellings, • 7 no three bedroom mid terraced dwellings, • 10 no three bedroom end of terrace, • 6 no two bedroom end of terrace dwellings, • 7 no two bedroom mi... login required. Details...
    1.6km 19/01/2024 N/A The Rookery Tullyroe , Ballacolla Road (R433) , Abbeyleix Co Laois Residential development comprising 51 residential units on a 1.99 hectare site (1.83 development area), comprising 4 no. four bedroom two storey detached dwellings, 4 no. four bedroom two storey semi-detached dwellings, 8 no three bedroom semi-detached dwellings houses, 7 no three bedroom mid terraced two storey dwellings, 10 no three bedroom two storey end of terrace dwellings, 4 no two bedroom two storey dw... login required. Details...
    710m 12/01/2024 N/A Millbrook House , Abbeyleix , Co. Laois change use of Millbrook House, and coach house, from residential use to guest house accommodation, including: • The restoration of the external elevations of Millbrook House (including extant original windows) and all of the coach house, including the upgrade of the historic timber sash windows with double glazing units; • The reconstruction the three principal reception rooms of Millbrook House along with other ancillary spaces and new windows; • The construction of a new roof, including dormer windows, and a full height corner extension (2.5 storey) to Millbrook House, and standalone 1.5 storey structure (139 sq m) to the rear; and • The adaptation of the remaining internal spaces of Millbrook House and the coach house to provide guest accommodation; including upgrade of building services. The above works will result in a ... login required. Details...
    710m 10/01/2024 N/A Millbrook House , Abbeyleix , Co. Laois change the use of Millbrook House, and coach house, from residential use to guest house accommodation, including: • The restoration of the external elevations of Millbrook House (including extant original windows) and all of the coach house, including the upgrade of the historic timber sash windows with double glazing units; •The reconstruction the three principal reception rooms of Millbrook House along with other ancillary spaces and new windows; •The construction of a new roof, including dormer windows, and a full height corner extension (2.5 storey) to Millbrook House, and standalone 1.5 storey structure (139 sq m) to the rear; and •The adaptation of the remaining internal spaces of Millbrook House and the coach house to provide guest accommodation; including upgrade of building s... login required. Details...
    710m 08/01/2024 N/A Millbrook House , Abbeyleix , Co. Laois or the change of use of Millbrook House, and coach house, from residential use to guest house accommodation, including: •The restoration of the external elevations of Millbrook House (including extant original windows) and all of the coach house, including the upgrade of the historic timber sash windows with double glazing units; •The reconstruction the three principal reception rooms of Millbrook House along with other ancillary spaces and new windows; •The construction of a new roof, including dormer windows, and a full height corner extension (2.5 storey) to Millbrook House, and standalone 1.5 storey structure (139 sq m) to the rear; and •The adaptation of the remaining internal spaces of Millbrook House and the coach house to provide guest accommodation; including upgrade o... login required. Details...
    1.4km 11/12/2023 N/A Abbeyleix Demense , Abbeyleix , Co. Laois to erect a new dwelling house, domestic garage, septic tank treatment system, new site entrance and all associated site works... login required. Details...
    2.4km 21/09/2023 N/A Lands located in Knocknamoe and Ballymullen townlands , Abbeyleix , Co. Laois Extraction of sand and gravel (c. 787,310m3 total or c. 1.57 million tonnes total, at a maximum extraction rate of c. 200,000 tonnes per annum) over the proposed 10 year permission sought; alterations to the existing agricultural entrance to create an entrance to the site with associated gates, piers and boundary fencing; provision of a haul road; site clearance; overburden removal; construction of screening berms; provi... login required. Details...
    2.8km 20/09/2023 CONDITIONAL Boley , Abbeyleix , Co. Laois. Change of house and garage type from that previously granted on plg file no. 21/753 and all associated site works.... login required. Details...
    2km 05/09/2023 CONDITIONAL Tullyroe , Abbeyleix , Co Laois provide an all weather playing pitch, fencing, lights and all associated ancillary works... login required. Details...
    2.4km 29/08/2023 CONDITIONAL Dunmore , Durrow , Co. Laois renovate and extend existing house consisting of change of use of portion of the attached garage to storage, minor alterations to internal layout of house and construct a single storey extension to front and a carport to the side of the house and all necessary and associated site works... login required. Details...
    2.4km 24/08/2023 N/A Dunmore , Durrow , Co. Laois renovate and extend existing house consisting of change of use of portion of the attached garage to storage, minor alterations to internal layout of house and construct a single storey extension to front and a carport to the side of the house and all necessary and associated site works... login required. Details...
    470m 28/03/2023 CONDITIONAL Abbeyleix House , Abbeyleix Demense , Co. Laois develop on this c. 0.09 Ha site which is located within the Abbeyleix Estate (which contains a number of Protected Structures). The subject site is located at Abbeyleix House 'the Main House', located in the central portion of Abbeyleix Estate, in the townland of Abbeyleix Demesne, Co. Laois. Abbeyleix House is a Protected Structure (RPS-090-C). The development will consist of: Proposed alterations to the central first floor window (south eleva... login required. Details...
    2.9km 24/03/2023 CONDITIONAL Dunmore , Durrow , Co Laois extend the existing warehouse to the rear, including a loading bay, and associated site works... login required. Details...
    2.9km 23/03/2023 N/A Dunmore , Durrow , Co Laois to extend existing warehouse to the rear, including a loading bay, and associated site works... login required. Details...
    240m 27/02/2023 CONDITIONAL Abbeyleix Estate , Abbeyleix Demense , Co. Laois to develop on this 0.1 ha site which is located within the Abbeyleix Estate (which contains a number of Protected Structures, including the Abbeyleix House RPS-090-C). The subject site is located at the 'Boathouse' and associated lands, located on the eastern bank of the river Nore, in the central portion of Abbeyleix Estate, in the townland of Abbeyleix Demesne, Co. Laois. The 'Boathouse' is a Protected Structure (RPS-090-N). The development will consist of the deconstruction of existing above ground structure (including shallow foundations) and the re-construction of the structure, ... login required. Details...
    240m 21/02/2023 N/A Abbeyleix Estate , Abbeyleix Demense , Co. Laois to develop on this 0.1 ha site which is located within the Abbeyleix Estate (which contains a number of Protected Structures, including the Abbeyleix House RPS-090-C). The subject site is located at the 'Boathouse' and associated lands, located on the eastern bank of the river Nore, in the central portion of Abbeyleix Estate, in the townland of Abbeyleix Demesne, Co. Laois. The 'Boathouse' is a Protected Structure (RPS-090-N). The development will consist of the deconstruction of existing above ground structure (including shallow foundations) and the re-construction of the structure, ... login required. Details...
    2.3km 15/12/2022 CONDITIONAL Parkbawn , Durrow , Co. Laois a proposed 2-Storey dwelling house, garage, site entrance, septic tank & percolation area and all associated site works ... login required. Details...
    2.7km 14/12/2022 CONDITIONAL Ballymullen , Abbeyleix , Co. Laois (a) retain 4 no. Staff welfare containers to facilitate social distancing requirements as per Covid guidelines; (b) 3 no. steel storage containers with canopies to... login required. Details...
    1.4km 26/10/2022 REFUSED Killamuck , Abbeyleix , Co. Laois construct new agricultural entrance and associated site works... login required. Details...
    2.1km 26/09/2022 CONDITIONAL Kyle , Durrow , Co. Laois construct a 2 storey dwelling house, septic tank and percolation area and all associated and ancillary works... login required. Details...
  • Geology & Groundwater
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    Aquifer:
    • Category: Ll
    • Description: Locally Important Aquifer - Bedrock which is Moderately Productive only in Local Zones

    Vulnerability:
    • Unit Name: Aghmacart Formation
    • Description: Dark shaly micrite, peloidal limestone
    • Labels: CDAGHM / AG

    Bedrock:
    • High ( H)

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    Heritage & Conservation
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    National Monuments:

    National Monuments within 100m of the mapped planning point

    • Bridge (BRID) - #LA01557

    National Monument Zones of Notification:

    Is this Planning Point is within a National Monument Zones of Notification? (Section 12 National Monuments Acts 1930 to 2004)

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    National Inventory of Architectural Heritage:

    NIAH Locations within 100m of the mapped planning point

    Name NIAH Ref # Rating / Period Original Use Current Use Protected Structure
    Abbey Leix 12802945 (Survey ID: SURV014) Regional, 1760 - 1790 bridge Same as Original Yes
    Knapton's Bridge (Monk's Bridge) 12802945 (Survey ID: SURV014) Regional, 1760 - 1790 bridge Same as Original N/A

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