Monaghan County Council in conjunction with Fáilte Ireland engaged with Terry Stevens and Associates, International Tourism Consultants, to prepare a Visioning Report for Lough Muckno Estate, Castleblayney and the surrounding area.

An online Webinar event, providing an overview of the Vision report, took place on 12th August 2021.  The Summary Report of the Public Consultation for the Vision for Lough Muckno document undertaken at that time is available here.  Accompanying Appendix A and Appendix B also available.

A high-level planning and environmental assessment of the vision document has now been undertaken by Fehily Timoney & Co and is available here.

This includes the following appendices:

  • Appendix 1 – Public and Stakeholder Consultation Event Report
  • Appendix 2 – Site Planning History / Other Significant Development in the Area
  • Appendix 3 – Lough Muckno Preliminary Ecological Appraisal Report, Flynn Furney Environmental Consultants
  • Appendix 4 – Cultural Heritage Constraints Assessment for Concept Proposal Options at Lough Muckno Estate, Castleblayney, Co. Monaghan, Colm Flynn Archaeology
  • Appendix 5 – Landscape and Visual Constraints and Considerations Report, Lough Muckno Tourism Vision, Macroworks