Denby Dale Road, Wakefield WF2
  • Residential Development Opportunity
  • 0.9 acre freehold brownfield site
  • Detailed planning permission granted
  • Proposal for 41 one and two bed apartments
  • Consent granted 6th December 2019
  • Application Number 18/02881/out
  • Within walking distance of Wakefield City Centre
  • Close to leisure facilities, amenities and schools
  • Convenient for M1 and M62 motorway networks
  • For all enquiries contact fsl Estate Agents

Residential development opportunity with planning for 41 dwellings - Approx 0.9 acre brownfield site located within walking distance of Wakefield City Centre and having excellent commuter links to the Yorkshire region - contact fsl estate agents for further details

Property Details

Offers are now being invited for this freehold residential development site with detailed planning for the construction of 41 architect designed apartments on a former industrial site on Denby Dale Road, Wakefield. The proposed residential development involves the demolition of existing industrial buildings and a derelict house to form 41 new residential units comprising 1 and 2 bed apartments within 4 separate blocks together with associated landscaping and 58 parking spaces. Demand for this type of property within the Wakefield area is high and the development will appeal to a number of builders, developers and investors. For all enquiries contact our sales team on .

Planning Consent

Outline planning consent with detailed plans has been granted on 6th December 2019 for the demolition of the existing factory & detached dwelling and the erection of four blocks containing 12 two bed apartments and 29 one-bed apartments with associated parking under application number 18/02881/out. Drawings and associated documents can be viewed and downloaded from the Wakefield Planning Portal or can be viewed at the fsl Estate Agents office. Please note that the planning consent imposes an Affordable Housing Contribution, Bus Shelter Contribution, Open Space Contribution and Sustainable Travel Contribution, the liability for which will be passed to the purchaser of the land.


The site occupies a prominent position on Denby Dale Road within the Thornes area of Wakefield, approximately 1 mile south west of the City Centre and about 2 miles from Junction 39 of the M1 motorway. This popular mixed residential and commercial region has a wide variety of park and leisure facilities on the doorstep and is close to a full range of schools and amenities close by. With both excellent road and rail links, this location is ideal for commuting within the Yorkshire region.


The land area extends to approximately 0.93 acres or thereabouts. Note that the exact boundary points have not been verified on site therefore the size stated has still to be confirmed.


Freehold. (Land Registry title number WYK853699)


For further information and to arrange a viewing contact fsl Estate Agents on .

Important Notice

These particulars are intended only as general guidance. The Company therefore gives notice that none of the material issued or visual depictions of any kind made on behalf of the Company can be relied upon as accurately describing any of the Specified Matters prescribed by any Order made under the Property Misdescriptions Act 1991. Nor do they constitute a contract, part of a contract or a warranty.

This property is marketed by:

FSL Estate Agents
8 Calder Island Way, Wakefield
01924 765821
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