More than 50,000 tickets sold in raffle to win a fully-furnished family home in Wakefield

More than 50,000 tickets have been snapped up by people hoping to win a fully-furnished, five-bedroom Wakefield home - complete with man cave.

Wednesday, 19th August 2020, 2:59 pm
Updated Wednesday, 19th August 2020, 3:00 pm

Joanna Rose is auctioning her family home in Riverside Villas, Wakefield - a five-minute walk to Pugneys Country Park.

She currently lives there with husband, Andrew and children Billie aged 13 and Poppy, 10. The couple also have a 20-year-old daughter, Amber.

Joanna said: "After acquiring an illness after a very bad accident, I can no longer cope with such a large house and need to downsize. I would love this home to go to a family who will be as happy as I have living here.

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Joanna Rose is auctioning her family home in Riverside Villas, Wakefield - a five-minute walk to Pugneys Country Park.

"I’ve lived here with my parents since the age of 19 and have a lot of wonderful memories and have also gone on to bring up my own family up here too.

"Everyone who enters the house loves it and says that it has such a happy feel about the place, so I hope it will bring the winner as much happiness as it has us.

Their stunning home, includes:

Ground Floor

Joanna Rose is auctioning her five-bedroom house.

• Welcoming entrance hall with laminate flooring

• A spacious extended bright lounge decorated to the highest standards with high end modern furniture Including crushed velvet sofas and grey marble dining room table and newly fitted grey carpet.


• Features a range of grey gloss wall and base units with worktop over, integrated oven, hob and extractor comes also with all white goods.

Joanna and Andrew on their wedding day.

• The kitchen leads through to two more receptions rooms and a downstairs cloakroom which in the past was being used as a thriving beauty salon. Could also be used as a separate living area/dining room.

First Floor

• Four double bedrooms and a single bedroom. One bedroom has been converted into a shower room but can be easily changed back.

• Modern three piece family bathroom with white suite and fully tiled.


• Large corner plot just been fully landscaped with grey fencing and hot tub area and double driveway for off street parking to the side.

• Converted garage/man cave, includes bar, pool table, dart board.

Over 50,000 tickets have been sold already with the raffle being drawn on New Year's Eve 2020 at 10pm. So the lucky winner will start 2021 with a bang!

Joanna said: "We're on track for New Years Eve. I think a lot of people are waiting until nearer the time as they don’t realise it will be drawn soon as the last ticket is sold!"

You can enter the competition by clicking here