Financial conditions attached by Kildare County Council to a hotel expansion project, have been appealed to An Bord Pleanála.
KCC granted permission to Clane Inn Ltd to add a 70 bed aparthotel, over six floors, to the Maudlins House Hotel in Naas.
The project includes a meeting room on each floor with a single storey pedestrian link bridge/walkway to the existing hotel building.
KCC attached a range of conditions to the permission, including Development Levies.
It notes that Clane Inn Ltd's appeal to An Bord Pleanála is "financial".
The national planning authority is due to issue a decision on May 24th.
The development description, as published by KCC, is as follows:
"the construction of an extension to Maudlins House Hotel which was constructed under planning permission 00/500124, over an existing basement car park. The proposed extension comprises of 70 no. aparthotel rooms over 6 floors including a meeting room on each floor with a single storey pedestrian link bridge/walkway to the existing hotel building and all associated facilities. All goods deliveries will continue to the existing delivery yard and the existing Maudlins House Hotel entrance and frontage to the Dublin Road will remain unchanged. All foul and surface water discharge are to be connected into existing foul and surface water systems (network on site) with final discharge to the public mains. The planning is made further to planning applications 98/500157, 00/500113, 00/500124, 02/500024 and 07/500124. The development consists of works being carried out in the curtilage of protected structure “Maudlins Farmhouse” RPS Ref. NS 19-096
Maudlins House Hotel,Maudlins,Dublin Rd., Naas,Co. Kildare."