Property for sale or rent

​​​​​​​Property available for sale by auction

There are no properties currently for sale by auction

For sale (expressions of interest) - Ossett Library - UNDER OFFER

Wakefield Council is considering the disposal of the Former Ossett Library, Station Road, Ossett, WF5 8AB which provides a redevelopment opportunity whilst providing best value for the community to the Council.  

As the first stage in this process, expressions of interest are being invited, due to the fact the property is currently inaccessible as a result of the presence of asbestos. 

Access to the property will only be allowed to those who are professionally qualified. 

Property available for sale

Development Opportunity For Sale South East Gateway, Wakefield

Castleford Swimming Pool site and adjacent land 

Saville Park, Aketon Road, Castleford, WF10 5DU

Land at Newlaithes Crescent, Normanton - (0.188 ac)

This parcel of land is being marketed by Pugh and Co and is to be sold via auction, date and venue to be confirmed.

If you would like further information or would like to request a viewing then please contact Pugh and Co by making an enquiry through their website.

Land and Building of former Featherstone Technology College

Pontefract Road, Featherstone, WF7 5AJ - UNDER OFFER

Exciting Investment/Development opportunity. The site comprises building of the former Technology College Site and adjacent grounds on the periphery of Featherstone Town Centre. 

Horbury Business Complex

Manor Road, Horbury, Wakefield, WF4 6HH - UNDER OFFER

Exciting Investment/Development opportunity. The site comprises an area of land totaling c.0.53 acres and includes two existing buildings. The main property to the rear of the site comprises 7 small workshop/office units most of which are occupied. The other being a single storey unoccupied unit. 

Freehold Development Site

Stuart Road, Pontefract - 1.0 Acre - UNDER OFFER

A gateway development opportunity comprising approximately 1.0 Acres (0.42Ha). The site is located within a short walking distance (approx. 400m) of Pontefract Town Centre falling just outside the planning retail policy area. It is considered suitable for a variety of uses including commercial, leisure and residential development, subject to planning consent.

Former Kikos Nightclub Premises and Site

Front Street, Pontefract, WF8 4DB - UNDER OFFER

Exciting redevelopment opportunity. Former nightclub and site extending to approx 0.22 acres.

Normanton Woodhouse Workspace

Former Castleford Swimming Pool site

Land at Duke Street, Castleford

Property available to let

Details and lease terms of Commercial land and property to let, commonly including lock-up shops, shops with living accommodation, offices, and industrial / warehousing property.

Garages 5, 6 and 7 at Union Street, Wakefield

3 centrally located residential garages available to let

Please contact us for viewings. If you have already viewed a property and would like to make an offer please do so by completing the Commercial Premises Lease application form.

Car parking

Land at Sessions House Yard, Pontefract

392sqm – suitable for car parking only. Offers in the region of £9,000pa + VAT on FRI terms.

Managed space

Workspaces designed to meet the needs of new, infancy and expanding businesses. For details telephone 01977 624 360.

Cedars Business Centre

Barnsley Road, Hemsworth, Pontefract WF9 4PU


  • Individual units available at 269 sq ft NIA with combination of multiple units possible.
  • Meeting rooms are also available for hire

Download the information flyer

Horbury Business Complex, Old Town Hall

Westfield Road, Horbury, Wakefield, WF4 6HR

  • Meeting room available for hire - old Council Chamber

Market Units available to let

If you are starting up in business or looking to expand your trading there are opportunities to let market units in the Wakefield district.

View list of current available units - download the list here

Please contact the Markets Team on 01977 727196 or by email to for further information.

To visit the Markets page click here

Grazing land

We own a number of grazing sites across the District, which are available to rent for horse grazing. Grazing land is let by expression of interest when it becomes available and is advertised on this page. All grazing is let on an annual tenancy agreement.

Unfortunately we no longer operate a waiting list system and are unable to keep a record of your interest if there is no land suitable at the time of your application.

If we have any land available for rent it will be detailed below.

Public Open Space consultation notices

The proposed disposal of public open space land at Ackton Pastures, Castleford. 17.5 Acres proposed disposal for Residential Development. All objections to be received no later then the 23 June 2021

Contact Us

Land and Property for Sale/to Let

Property and Asset Management
Wakefield Council
Wakefield One
PO Box 700
Burton Street

01924 305 845 / 305 369