Cabinteely site with potential for 400 homes seeks €23m-plus

Brennanstown plot, once subject of a dispute involving developer, is 29.4 acres A substantial residential development site of about 29.4 acres, with the capacity to build almost 400 homes in a prime south Dublin area, has come to the market seeking what is understood to be in excess of €23 million. The “Brennanstown” plot, which…

Open House Dublin – Cabinteely Historic Parklands Tour

This walking tour, led by Liz Pilkington tour guide for dlr Heritage, will begin at the front of Cabinteely House. The attendees will hear about Robert Nugent, the man who built the grand mansion in 1769 but never lived there. Other occupants of the house through the years will be discussed including the Hollweys who…

Foxrock Local History Club – Forthcoming Events

FOXROCK LOCAL HISTORY Club Our next October public meetings are via ZOOM on TUESDAY 12TH (1) AND TUESDAY 19TH (2) OCTOBER 2021 AT 8.00 P.M. SHARP MAIN TALKS (1) George IV – his 1821 visit to Ireland BY FRANKWOODS (ON THE 12TH) The first English king to visit Ireland without an accompanying army was George…

Planning Application Lodged For 463 Apartments At Brewery Rd & Leopardstown Rd

Homeland Silverpines Limited, intend to apply to An Bord Pleanála for planning permission for a strategic housing development at a site of approx. 2.74 ha at ‘Saint Joseph’s House’ and adjoining properties at Brewery Road and Leopardstown Road, Dublin 18. The site consists of (1) ‘Saint Joseph’s House’, Brewery Road, Stillorgan, Co. Dublin (A94 Y7F4);…

Save Clonkeen Playing Fields Campaign Update

A message from the Save Clonkeen Playing Fields Campaign As you are aware, an application has been submitted to An Bord Pleanála (ABP) as part of the SHD Process for the construction of 299 residential units on the Clonkeen College playing pitches. This community is about to lose a vital resource – two state of…