RDS Development for Leinster

Area 1 – South East
2463/12
Permission
Royal Dublin Society
RDS lands, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4. (total site approx 16.05 hectares)
are located to the south of Merrion Road between Anglesea Road and
Simmonscourt Road and between Simmonscourt Road and Shrewsbury Road
and also includes part of Simmonscourt Road.
PROTECTED  STRUCTURE.  – The specific site of the proposed development
comprises the existing main sports arena located between Anglesea Road
and Simmonscourt Road (approx. 3.48 hectares).  There are a number of
protected structures within the RDS complex.  No works to any of the
protected structures within the subject site is proposed.  The
development will consist of the  permanent continuation of use of the
existing 3 permitted demountable spectator stands and a weather canopy
granted a temporary five year permission under DCC Planning Reg. Ref.
3989/07 (as amended by DCC Planning Reg. Ref. 2997/08, An Bord
Pleanála Ref. PL29S.230450).  Permission is also sought for solid
metal / perforated panelling to be to be attached to the sides and
rear the demountable east and west stands plus associated site
development works.  Access arrangements and parking provision as per
the established layout and operation of the RDS complex.  There will
be no change to the development as permitted under DCC Planning Reg.
Ref. 3989/07 (as amended by DCC Planning Reg. Ref. 2997/08, An Bord
Pleanála Ref. PL29S.230450) save for the revisions specifically
described in this application.

18-Apr-2012