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For Sale By Auction | 13:00, 24 June 2021

Land At 55A Northgate/Back Northgate, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 1HJ

*Guide | £365,000 (plus fees)

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Auction Date

Thu 24/06/2021

Auction Time


Auction Venue

Online Auction Online Auction,

A vacant site of approximately 0.45 acres with existing planning permission for 26x apartment and two townhouses

Comprising an L-shape site of approximately 0.45 acres, located in the historic market town of Pontefract, West Yorkshire. The site was granted planning permission 01/11/2019 from Wakefield Council for the erection of 26x apartments and 2x townhouses, parking and landscaped amenity space (planning ref 18/01896/FUL). The existing and provided plans consist of the following: Level 0: 4x 1-bedroom apartments with garden area Level 1: 8x 1-bedroom apartments 2x 2-bedroom apartments Level 2: 4x 1-bedroom apartments 2x 2-bedroom apartments 4x 1-bedroom duplex apartment 2x 2-bedroom duplex apartment Townhouses: 2x 3-bedroom semi-detached townhouses with garden and parking Further details be found within the legal pack and via the Wakefield Council planning portal. Location The site is situated between Northgate and Back Northgate, in the centre of the historic market town of Pontefract, West Yorkshire. The central location provides exceptional access to amenties such as supermarkets, shops, Pontefract Castle and Pontefract Baghill Railway Station which is located approximately 0.5 miles from the site with Pontefract Tanshelf Station approximately 0.8 miles from the site. Tenure Freehold Please refer to legal pack for additional fees and the Auction Information document for guidance prior to bidding.


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Energy Efficiency Rating (EPC)

Current Rating n/a

Local Authority

Wakefield Metropolitan District Council

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