Planning Application Proposal
Location 25/27, Drumcondra Road Upper, Drumcondra, Dublin 9
The development will consist of the demolition of the existing buildings on site and the construction of a part-2, part-3 storey mixed use building with a maximum height of c. 14.4 m and with a Gross Floor Area (GFA) measuring c. 5,542 sq.m, comprising a supermarket and an office.
Proposals comprise the demolition of the existing motor services and repairs garage (c. 588 sq.m) and the existing crèche facility (c. 761 sq.m). At ground floor level the proposed development will comprise undercroft parking with associated circulation and service set-down areas, trolley bays, entrance lobby area, delivery lobby area, plant and waste collection areas. First floor level will comprise a supermarket (net retail sales area c. 1,395 sq.m) with ancillary off-licence (c. 80 sq.m) and ancillary circulation, storage, staff and customer space. Second-floor level comprises an office unit (c. 573 sq.m) with associated reception W/C facilities, staff welfare areas associated with the supermarket unit on first-floor level, plant room and circulation space.
Proposals provide for : – a new vehicular and service access/ egress (c. 7.5 m in width) at the southern end of the frontage off Drumcondra Road Upper to undercroft car parking (37 no. spaces including 4 no. disabled spaces) and bicycle parking (16 no. spaces); advertising signage including 2 no. wall-mounted internally illuminated signs (2 x c. 5 sq.m) and wall-mounted externally illuminated lettering sign (c. 0.9 sq.m); hard and soft landscaping; connections to drainage and water services and all ancillary site development works.