Business & Professional

Calder Park

Located at Junction 39 of the M1, Calder Park is set in 240 acres of land and has detailed planning consent for up to 1.5 million sq. Ft. of bespoke office accommodation.

The site also incorporates a 100 acre dedicated nature reserve and meets the highest environmental standards, as well as having a lower density of development than any other business park in the region.

Current occupiers include over 70 businesses including Minster Law, the Highways

Agency, West Yorkshire Police, OE Electrics, Miller Homes and Taylor Wimpey.  Calder Park also benefits from excellent such as Starbucks, Burger King, Sainsbury’s and Subway.

Silkwood Park J41 M1

Silkwood Park is situated on Junction 40 of the M1 in an extremely prominent location being a flagship business park in West Yorkshire and is located only a short distance from the intersection of the M62 which means it is in a strategic location for access throughout the North of England.

This greenfield development on 98 acre site offers Manufacturing / Warehousing units from approx 30,000 sq ft to 109,000 sq.ft. and there is currently land remaining on site for development and a number of high specification office units also readily available for occupation.

The scheme is a mixed-use development and in addition to office and industrial/distribution users, it has attracted Days Hotel, a Total Fitness Health Club and Benfield Toyota.

Paragon Business Park

Paragon Business Village, a development by Yorkcourt Properties, is a 130 acre mixed-use development located just off junction 41 of the M1. It offers a range of high-specification, flexible office accommodation in meticulously landscaped, spacious surroundings, with provision for extensive parking.

Paragon Business Village offers a range of high specification, flexible office accommodation in meticulously landscaped, spacious surroundings with provision for extensive parking. It also has the facility to offer business space from 1,500 sq ft to over 1 million sq ft. This provides expansion opportunities for growing businesses and the scale required to attract nationally and regionally significant entities.  On-site amenities include a Premier Travel Inn, Brewers Fayre Restaurant and Public House, Bannatyne's health and fitness complex, Just Learning créche facility, Burger King and a restaurant.

Courtyard 31

Courtyard 31 is very prominently situated at the intersection of Pontefract Road and the A655 Castleford Road adjacent to Junction 31 of the M62 Motorway and offers 9 two storey self-contained office buildings set within a pleasantly landscaped environment, each with its own private parking.

The site benefits from extensive retail amenities at Glasshoughton (Junction 32 M62) are within 5 minutes’ drive meaning including Junction 32 Shopping Outlet and the Xscape leisure complex.

Former Westgate Station

The Former Westgate Station site is situated in an excellent location adjacent to the current Westgate Station, providing excellent transport links to the local and national rail network, just an 11 minute journey time to Leeds and less than 2 hours to London.

The site is centrally located in Wakefield city centre and benefits from an array of amenities include bars restaurants, shopping centres and retail and leisure parks. 

This highly prominent site is visible to thousands of rail passengers commuting to major UK cities on a daily basis and is a blank canvas available for your bespoke development of 1.75 acres. 

Wakefield District Council is working in close partnership with Network Rail and developer CEG to ensure deliverability of the site. Network Rail and CEG are currently undertaking surveys on the land in anticipation of delivering a new Grade A office building on the site.

Balne Lane

Located just 2 hours from Kings Cross Station, The Balne Lane site lies close to the intersection of the M1 and M62 motorways, the A1(M) is to the east of the district.

The Balne Lane site is a substantial former industrial and office complex covering a total of 2 acres and has the potential to be re developed into Brand New office accommodation suitable for Digital and Creative businesses.

The site is located approximately 200 metres from the Wakefield Westgate Railway station with regular mainline connections.  It is only 15 minutes by train to Leeds and less than 2 hours to London Kings Cross, therefore provides excellent connectivity. 

This site is located on the outskirts of the city centre and benefits from all the local amenities along with onsite parking and access to an additional large multi storey car park (consisting of 1,451 spaces) at Wakefield Westgate Station which is a short walk away along a main road.

This is an excellent opportunity for a full re development of the site and also benefits from being highly visible from train platforms.

Merchant Gate

An impressive new urban development is taking shape at one of the city's principal gateways to form a new destination for business.

Phase one and two of the multimillion pound development are now complete and include 66 apartments, 35.000 sq ft of retail and leisure space, 48,000 sq ft of Grade A office space, a new Civic Office building for Wakefield Council and a 1,500 space car park.

The following office opportunities are now available:

One Burgage Square is an impressive design that uses large areas of glass to create exciting features including a full-height glazed atrium, incorporating a feature staircase and lift. This three-storey building offers 17,300 sq ft of modern, efficient and flexible office accommodation and forms an integral part of the impressive public realm at Merchant Gate.

Two Burgage Square is an L-shaped building with an impressive glass-fronted entrance accessed from the beautifully landscaped Burgage Square. Sustainability and flexibility are core principles behind the striking architecture creating 5,657 sq ft of flexible Grade A offices, where at least 10% of its energy requirement comes from on-site renewable sources.

Current occupiers of the site include Her Majesty's Courts Service, Specsavers, Morgan Sindall and B38 Group.

Navigation Warehouse

Navigation Warehouse fronts the River Calder and the Calder & Hebble Waterway. Access to the national motorway network is achieved easily by the M62 & M1 and both Wakefield train stations are within 15 mins walk. Wakefield Waterfront has a dedicated stop for the “free bus” allowing easy access to City Centre amenities.

Navigation Warehouse is a 22,003 sqft landmark office building situated on Wakefield Waterfront. The property is a historic Grade II listed grain warehouse converted to a very high specification, winning a RIBA architectural award in 2010.

The accommodation comprises 4 floors of creative office / studio space with break out areas and

kitchenettes installed on each floor. The ground floor has dedicated access & egress and has both B1 Office and A1 Retail assigned uses.

Smyth Street

The Smyth Street site is located directly opposite the Unity Hall events and managed work space venue and Wakefield Theatre Royal which has recently benefitted from a million pound extension to their Grade II listed building. The 30,000 sq.ft. site offers an ideal opportunity for a business who is interested in being centrally located and benefits from being only 5 minutes’ walk away from Wakefield Westgate station. These excellent transport links and access to city centre amenities such as Hotels, Restaurants, Bars and Retail/Leisure parks make the site an ideal location for any business.