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Part 8 - Bishop’s Gate Street and Downe’s Lane

Proposed Works

The proposed development will consisted of alterations and reconstruction to the existing two storey building at "Church View", Bishop's Gate Street, Mullingar, Co Westmeath, previously in use as offices by Westmeath County Council, to accommodate 2 no. Two bedroom apartments. The proposed development includes the demolition of extensions to the rear and west side of building, demolition of sheds and boundary walls and the construction of a new stairwell, first floor access and balcony to the west side of the existing building at Downe's Lane. Proposed works include replacement of existing windows and doors, removal of modern door case, changes to existing openings, replacement/repair of existing roof where required, internal alterations, railings and site development works. It is also proposed to construct 2 no. single-storey two bedroom semi­detached dwellings on Downe's Lane, to the rear of the existing building on Bishop's Gate Street. The works include the partial demolition of the existing wall to the East of the site. Associated site works include foul, surface water drains, services, boundary walls, footpaths, roadway/ open space and parking. The existing building, "Church View" is contained on the Record of Protected Structures, 019-169, under the Westmeath County Development Plan 2014-2020.

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Public Inspection Point

Plans and particulars of this development are available for inspection during office hours (9.00am to 5.00pm) at the Mullingar Municipal District Office, Westmeath County Council, Aras an Chontae, Mullingar, Co. Westmeath excluding weekends and Bank Holidays, for a minimum period of four weeks, from Tuesday 27th of February up to and including Monday 2nd of April 2018.

Have your Say

Submissions and observations with respect to the proposed development, dealing with the proper planning and sustainable development of the area, may be made by email to planning@westmeathcoco.ie or in writing to Westmeath County Council, and should be addressed to:-

Administrative Officer,
Forward Planning,
Aras an Chontae,

All submissions and observations are to be received not later than 4.00pm on Monday 16th of April 2018.