Planning refused for massive development of 50 houses being built in north Carlow

It would have been a huge housing development

Darren Hassett


Darren Hassett


Carlow Carlow Carlow

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Planning permission has been refused for the construction of 50 dwelling units at Tullowbeg, Tullow, Carlow.

The development would have comprised of 19 two-storey terraced two bedroom houses and 27 two-storey terraced three-bedroom homes. 

The others would have been two two-storey semi-detached three bedroom homes and two two-storey semi-detached four bedroom dwellings together with all associated ancillary site works.

This would have included: roads, parking, footpaths, landscaping, boundary treatment and services to facilitate the development, with vehicular and pedestrian access from the Carlow Road (R725) via the existing access road located to the west of the subject site, all on a site of circa 1.78ha. 

The applicant was Eurkon (Dublin) Ltd.

Carlow County Council attached four conditions to their refusal.