Protected Park House applying for planning permission
The owners of a protected house on the ourskirts of Wexford town have applied to Wexford County Council for planning permission to carry out developments at the property.
Patrick and Rosemary Sweetman of Park House are proposing to demolish a 1970's extension to the rear of the house and to replace it with new extensions; to add a glazed atrium over the yard; relocate a glazed screen from the front hall to the atrium; to relocate an historic fountain to within the atrium and to reduce ground levels to the side of the house.
In a separate application, the couple have applied for planning permission for alterations and proposed works to the existing dwelling at Park House comprising the addition of a front porch.
The Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht and An Taisce have been notified of the planning application.