Sowerby Bridge – West Yorkshire

Fore Lane, Sowerby Bridge – West Yorkshire

The site extends to 0.93 acres and is located on the edge of Halifax. The site forms part of a parcel of land originally acquired by Leonard Cheshire Disability, with the land surplus to their requirements. The development lies in an elevated position with its own access to be created from Fore Lane.

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Google Earth Satellite view

Promap Plan Sowerby plot

Promap Plan view

Housing Map Sowerby

Housing Map view


Planning Consent

Planning permission for the development has been granted for the following:

  • Planning consent for the construction of 11 detached dwellings
  • Listed building consent granted to create new access road through stone wall
  • No affordable housing


Architects Plans

Sowerby - permission plans

Local Amenities

  • The site is located on the edge of Sowerby Bridge less than 0.5 miles from the town centre and within 3 miles of Halifax
  • The M62 motorway is accessed at junction 24, 8 miles to the south east giving good access to the surrounding areas such as Huddersfield, Leeds and Manchester
  • There are a number of schools within the town, ranging from primary through to secondary
  • The nearest train station is located with the town centre less than 1 mile from the site

Photographs from the site