Challenge over proposed apartments on site of former home of 1916 leader opens in High Court – TheJournal.ie

The property at 40 Herbert Park, which once belonged to The O’Rahilly, was bulldozed last year. Image: Sam Boal/RollingNews.ie The property at 40 Herbert Park, which once belonged to The O’Rahilly, was bulldozed last year. Image: Sam Boal/RollingNews.ie

A SOUTH DUBLIN residents group’s bid to overturn a decision to grant planning permission for 105 apartments and ten new aparthotel bedrooms on a site in Ballsbridge has opened before the High Court.

The action is brought by the Pembroke Road Association against An Bord Pleanala’s decision to grant permission to Derryroe Ltd, a company owned by the McSharry and Kennedy families, who own the Herbert Park Hotel, to develop a site at 36, 38 and 40 Herbert Park Road.

The site includes the demolished former home of the 1916 Rising

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