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Notice of Intention to Acquire Derelict Site - Kells - Objection to the proposed compulsory acquisition of the derelict site should be made in writing on or before 27th July 2018

Date Released: 28 June 2018

Notice under Section 15(1) (a) of the Derelict Sites Act, 1990 - Article 4

(as amended by Planning and Development 2000)





Notice is hereby given that Meath County Council (hereinafter referred to as the “Local Authority”), in exercise of the powers conferred on them by Section 14 of the Derelict Sites Act, 1990, intend to acquire compulsorily under the said Act the derelict site described hereunder.

A map of the said derelict site has been deposited at the Councils Offices, Buvinda House, Dublin Road, Navan, Co. Meath C15 Y291 and may be inspected there during office hours. Any owner, lessee or occupier (except a tenant for a month or a period less than a month) may, on or before the 27th day of July 2018, submit to the Local Authority an objection to the proposed compulsory acquisition of the derelict site. Any such objection must be in writing stating the grounds of the objection and addressed to the Local Authority at Meath County Council, Derelict Sites Section, Buvinda House, Dublin Road, Navan, Co. Meath, C15 Y291.

The Derelict Sites Act, 1990 (as amended by the Planning and Development Act, 2000) provides that if an objection is made to the proposed compulsory acquisition of a derelict site and the objection is not withdrawn, the derelict site shall not be acquired compulsorily by the Local Authority without the consent of An Bord Pleanála.

Description of the Derelict Site proposed to be acquired:

All that part of the lands situate in the townland of Archdeaconry Glebe in the Barony of Kells Upper being all of the property the subject of and described in Folio MH2096L County Meath and known as 17 St. Colmcille’s Villas, Kells, County Meath, Registered Limited Owner, Nora Reilly and Reputed Owner, Patrick Cox.



No. on Map deposited at Office of Local Authority

Area Hectares Acres 



No. of Ordinance Survey Map 

Description of Property


Owner/Reputed Owner


Lessee/Reputed Lessee





0.512 Hectares 0.126 Acres

Archdeaconry Glebe


2 Storey detached and garden

Nora Reilly/Patrick Cox





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