These are 22 of the properties that Wakefield Council has sold since 2014

Wakefield Council made more than £16million from property sales during a four-and-a-half year period.

Tuesday, 5th March 2019, 1:21 pm
Updated Wednesday, 6th March 2019, 9:33 am
Wakefield Council made more than 16million from property sales during a four-and-a-half year period.

The local authority sold a total of 83 public buildings and spaces between January 2014 and July 2018, figures revealed by the Bureau of Investigative Journalism (BIJ) on Monday showed. Below are the 11 most and least valuable property sales from this period. To view the properties that Wakefield Council has purchased since 2014, click here.

The local authority also sold land at South Kirkby Business Park, on Avenue Lodeve, for 1 on April 20, 2015.
On February 28 2014, Wakefield Council sold land at Victor Street, South Elmsall, for 1.

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Land at the former City Estate, to the rear of Railway Terrance, Featherstone, was sold on August 19, 2014, for 1.
Wakefield council sold Monument house, and former staff houses, on The Circle, for 1 on October 24, 2016.
Land at the rear of 22 Gills Yard, Wakefield, in the city centre, was also sold for 1 on March 13, 2018.
Land adjacent to Fallbrook Road, Castleford, was sold on February 2, 2018, for 355.
Land adjacent to 21 Fallbrook Road, Castleford, was also sold for 366 on June 5, 2017.
The council sold land adjacent to 9 Fallbrook Road, Castleford, on June 5, 2017, for 467.
Wakefield Council sold 16 Margaret Street, Outwood, on May 8, 2017, for 450.
The council also sold land adjacent to 11 Fallbrook Road, Castleford, for 480 on the same date.
Also on June 5, 2017, Wakefield Council sold land adjacent to 15 Falbrook Road for 516.
The council sold Highfield House, on Love Lane, Castleford, for 300,000 on December 5, 2016.
Ash Grove House, on Ash Grove, South Elmsall, was sold by the local authority for 325,000 on June 23, 2016.
A car park and toilet block on Altofts Road, Normanton, were sold on October 23, 2014, for 400,000.
The council sold land at Standbridge Road, Kettlethorpe, for 422,050 on January 26, 2018.
Land adjoining Cobblers Lane Primary School (now Cherry Hill Academy) in Pontefract sold on March 26, 2016, for 455,600.
The local authority sold Clarke Hall, on Aberford Road, on February 5, 2015, for 476,000.
The sale of the registry of deeds for Newstead Road, Wakefield, close to Wakefield College, earned 650,000 on July 25, 2017.
Wakefield Council sold land at Exchange Street, South Elmsall, for 1,356,317 on May 25, 2017.
A former school site and playing fields at Lawfield Lane were sold on March 20, 2015, for 2,013,935.
The local authority sold land at Cutsyke Road, Whitwood, on July 16, 2015, for 2,588,550.
Land at Horbury Road, the former home of Redcats contact centre, was sold for 3 million on February 24, 2017.