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  Epworth Hall Main Street , Knocknamoe , Abbeyleix

Oct 20 2023

Application Received

Dec 06 2023

Further Info. Requested

Apr 16 2024

Further Info. Received

Jun 13 2024

Decision

Jun 13 2024

Decision Due
  • Submitted to Laois County Council, 20 / 10 / 2023
  • Application Type: PERMISSION
  • Current Status: DECISION MADE
  • Decision Text: CONDITIONAL
  • Decision Summary: Granted
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Development:
demolish existing temporary toilet/storage block (and associated timber fencing/gate) to side of Epworth Hall (being a protected structure RPS 072/NIAH Reg.No.12900724),demolition of existing modern extensions and shed to rear of same, construction of proposed... Signup to read full development description
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  • Distance: Received: Decision: Development Address: Development Description:
    20m 10/07/2024 N/A Preston House , Main Street , Abbeyleix Co. Laois carry out a regenerative infill development within the curtilage of a protected structure at Preston House (a protected structure), to consist of 1) the restoration of an existing stone shed with alterations to roof, walls, windows and doors to be used as a regenerative Tourism and Community Workshop Space (single storey), 2) a Regenerative Bathing, Sauna building and Plunge Pool Quarter with accessible shower & toilet building (single storey), 3) a Regenerative ... login required. Details...
    1km 10/07/2024 N/A 6 Rathmoyle Road , Abbeyleix , Co. Laois retain Permission for Conversion of existing garage to Family Unit, Planning Permission is also sought for Renovation and extension of the existing house, including a new connection with the existing Family Unit, and all associated site works... login required. Details...
    1km 28/06/2024 N/A 6 Rathmoyle Road , Abbeyleix , Co. Laois retain Conversion of Existing Garage to Family Unit and Permission for a Renovation and Extension of the Existing House which includes a connection with the Existing House and Family Unit and to include all associated site works... login required. Details...
    1.4km 10/06/2024 N/A No. 7 The Fairways , Abbeyleix , Co. Laois Retain change of rear boundary (original planning ref. 09525), Planning Permission for a Proposed Renovation of Existing Dwelling House with Single Storey Extension to the Rear of the Existing Dwelling House and to include all associated site works ... login required. Details...
    480m 06/06/2024 N/A Knocknamoe , Abbeyleix , Co. Laois carry out development which comprises of amendment of existing planning permission reference no. 20/438 (as amended by planning permission reference no 22/510). The a... login required. Details...
    480m 28/05/2024 N/A Knocknamoe , Abbeyleix , Co. Laois amendment of existing planning permission reference no. 20/438 (as amended by planning permission reference no 22/510). The amendment comprises changing the floor levels of proposed houses and changing the layout and level of the footways, carriageway, parking and open spaces within the site... login required. Details...
    190m 02/05/2024 N/A Main Street , Abbeyleix , Co Laois retain change of use from Bar and Restaurant to a Guest House on the ground floor at McEvoys Bar and Restaurant, a protected Structure RPS 069 and NIAH no. 12900714... login required. Details...
    190m 25/04/2024 N/A Main Street , Abbeyleix , Co Laois Change of use from Bar and Restaurant to a Guest House on the ground floor at McEvoys Bar and Restaurant with listed facade RPS 069 and NIAH no. 1290074 ... login required. Details...
    360m 23/04/2024 N/A Ballinakill Rd , Abbeyleix , Laois to retain bungalow in the location constructed and to retain palisade fence and hedgerow along Northern boundary instead of a concrete wall as conditioned in permission ref. 91/416 also planning permission to alter site boundary from thatgranted planning 91/416 and all associated site works ... login required. Details...
    930m 19/04/2024 N/A Rathmoyle Road , Abbeyleix , Co. Laois extend and alter an existing dwelling.... login required. Details...
    930m 18/04/2024 N/A Rathmoyle Road , Abbeyleix , Co. Laois construct extension and alteration of an existing dwelling.... login required. Details...
    360m 18/04/2024 N/A Ballinakill Rd , Abbeyleix , Laois to retain bungalow in the location constructed and to retain palisade fence and hedgerow along Northern boundary instead of a concrete wall as conditioned in permission ref. 91/416 also planning permission to alter site boundary from thatgranted planning 91/416 and all associated site works.... login required. Details...
    910m 28/03/2024 N/A The Rookery Tullyroe , Ballacolla Road (R433) , Abbeyleix Co Laois construct a 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 mid terrace dwellings, • 1 no. two... login required. Details...
    2.9km 26/03/2024 N/A Drumashellig , Ballyroan , Co. Laois. renovate existing cottage including construction of 1.5 storey proposed extension to the rear, redesigned site entrance, domestic garage, new onsite treatment system/septic tank and percolation area and all associated ancilla... login required. Details...
    910m 26/03/2024 N/A The Rookery Tullyroe , Ballacolla Road (R433) , Abbeyleix Co Laois construct a 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 dwelling, • 6 no two bedroom end of terrace dwellings, • 7 no two bedroom mid terrace dwellings, • 1 no.... login required. Details...
    2.9km 19/03/2024 N/A Drumashellig , Ballyroan , Co. Laois. renovate existing cottage including construction of 1.5 storey proposed extension to the rear, redesigned site entrance, domestic garage and all associated ancillary works. Retention p... login required. Details...
    710m 08/03/2024 CONDITIONAL Ballinakill Road , Abbeyleix , Co. Laois retain an outdoor covered area extension to the Mind and Body Studio, also retention permission for a garden and potting shed and all associated site works... login required. Details...
    710m 06/03/2024 N/A Ballinakill Road , Abbeyleix , Co. Laois retain an outdoor covered area extension to the mind and body studio, also retention permission for a garden and potting shed and all associated site works... login required. Details...
    2.6km 05/03/2024 REFUSED Ballyglishen , Abbeyleix , Laois construct new dwelling house, domestic garage, septic tank and percolation area, new site entrance and all associated works... login required. Details...
    450m 15/02/2024 CONDITIONAL New Row , Mountrath Road , Abbeyleix Co. Laois (A) Retain Extension to Dwellinghouse; (B) Modify and Renovate old part of dwellinghouse to include removal of porch, change door to window and lower 4 no. windows and all associated site works... login required. Details...
  • Geology & Groundwater
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    Aquifer:
    • Category: Rkd
    • Description: Regionally Important Aquifer - Karstified (diffuse)

    Vulnerability:
    • Unit Name: Ballyadams Formation
    • Description: Crinoidal wackestone/packstone limestone
    • Labels: CDBADM / BM

    Bedrock:
    • High ( H)

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    National Parks & Wildlife (NPWS)
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    Heritage & Conservation
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    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
    Preston House 12900723 (Survey ID: SURV014) Regional, 1800 - 1830 assembly rooms guest house/b&b Yes
    Epworth Hall 12900724 (Survey ID: SURV014) Regional, 1820 - 1830 church/chapel community centre Yes
    The Old Manse 12900725 (Survey ID: SURV014) Regional, 1840 - 1865 manse guest house/b&b Yes
    Preston House 12900723 (Survey ID: SURV014) Regional, 1800 - 1830 assembly rooms guest house/b&b N/A
    Epworth Hall 12900724 (Survey ID: SURV014) Regional, 1820 - 1830 church/chapel community centre N/A
    Old Manse 12900725 (Survey ID: SURV014) Regional, 1840 - 1865 manse guest house/b&b N/A

    Roads & Infrastructure

    National Roads & Motorways within 500m of mapped planning point


    National Roads (N) and Motorways (M):
    • M/N77

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