An opportunity to acquire a substantial residential development opportunity which benefits from an outline planning consent for 165 residential dwellings. The site topography is generally flat with a gentle slope approximately half way between the north and south boundaries of the site, which creates two plateaus at different levels. The site extends to approximately 5.86 HA (14.47 acres).
The subject site is located off Womersley Road in a residential area close to Knottingley town centre. Knottingley is located approximately 5 km from junction 33 of the M62 motorway which provides easy links to the wider motorway network. Leeds is located approximately 30 km to the north west of the subject site.
30 acres greenfield development site
The site is located on the eastern side of Knottingley Town Centre, on Common Lane, accessed off the A645 Weeland Road. It is situated to the south of the Aire & Calder Navigation in an area of mixed industrial and residential uses. The site is situated around four miles from Junction 34 of the M62 Motorway, while Junction 33 of the M62 and the A1(M) is around three miles to the west, and accessed through Knottingley Town Centre.
The site comprises a former chemical works on approximately 22 acres together with a further 70 acres of land, or thereabouts. However, the majority of the land is under contract for the development of CCGT power facility, leaving 30.17 acres. The remaining land is Greenfield, regularly shaped and level. It has been previously used for agriculture. Immediately to the south of the site is the Leeds/Hull railway line. Our client has been advised that it may be possible to provide a dedicated siding to allow rail freight movements.
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