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Take a look at this lovely Victorian detached family home in the heart of the city

Take a look at this lovely Victorian detached family home in the heart of the city

This four-bedroom double-fronted Victorian detached family home is finished to an excellent standard in a classic yet contemporary style and is  tucked away on Cardigan Terrace,  a private street close to the heart of the city. Sympathetically modernised throughout, the property is approached via a welcoming reception hall which has a guest cloakroom. The two […]

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Make your home office work for you

Make your home office work for you

Having a designated study in your home can provide a space to separate your work from the hustle and bustle of family life, and gives you room to concentrate and focus on the tasks ahead. Tips on creating a good home study come from David Wilson Homes, who craft a number of properties that feature their own studies. The developer […]

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See inside this simply stunning five-bedroom detached Edwardian house in St John’s

See inside this simply stunning five-bedroom detached Edwardian house in St John’s

St John’s in Wakefield is a lovely place to live. It has a plethora of beautiful buildings – many of these listed –  and is close to the prestigious Queen Elizabeth Grammar school and plenty of local amenities from supermarkets to local stores and has good public transport links. This stunning Edwardian detached property on Westfield […]

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Put your own individual stamp on this magnificent  five-bedroom house in Sandal – ripe for modernisation

Put your own individual stamp on this magnificent five-bedroom house in Sandal – ripe for modernisation

This handsome Victorian five-bedroom property on Pinfold Lane, Sandal, requires full modernisation but is a substantial family home that can easily be restored to its former glory. It offers spacious accommodation as well as a large garage to the rear and mature garden both front and rear. The property is mostly double glazed and gas centrally […]

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For sale: Detached house in Ossett with five bedrooms and three bathrooms

For sale: Detached house in Ossett with five bedrooms and three bathrooms

Ossett, on the fringes of Wakefield,  plays host to a good range of amenities including local shops, schools, twice-weekly market and local bus routes travelling to and from Wakefield city centre. Junction 40 of the M1 motorway is easily accessible so the town is an ideal spot ideal for the commuter wishing to work or […]

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Five-bedroom barn conversion for sale close to prestigious golf club and hotel

Five-bedroom barn conversion for sale close to prestigious golf club and hotel

Walton is one of the most sought-after residential areas in Wakefield and The Granary, a five-bedroom barn conversion on Overtown Court, is a particularly lovely property. Within peaceful highly favoured green belt location on the south eastern fringes of the city, it has far-reaching views over neighbouring fields. The building retains a wealth of features associated with […]

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Eight easy ways to revive your lawn

Eight easy ways to revive your lawn

Homeowners whose gardens are still suffering the effects of the scorching summer can take action now to bring back the green before the colder seasons set in. Here are eight simple and effective methods developed by garden buffs,  for promoting lawn health for the final days of summer. Aeration When grass gets too thick, nutrients […]

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If art deco is your ‘thing’ you’ll  love this four-bedroom house with two-storey annexe and beautiful gardens for sale in Wakefield

If art deco is your ‘thing’ you’ll love this four-bedroom house with two-storey annexe and beautiful gardens for sale in Wakefield

This substantial four-bedroom, four-bathroom detached family house in Broomhall Crescent, Wakefield,  has an annexe over the detached double garage which has living space with French doors and Juliet balcony to the front and an en-suite shower room. Thoughtfully finished to a lovely standard with solid oak flooring, ornate ceiling coving and a  luxurious fitted kitchen with integrated […]

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Developers to unveil homes for the over 55s in Wakefield

Developers to unveil homes for the over 55s in Wakefield

Housing developers ENGIE will be unveiling the first show home for its over 55s LIFEstyle brand in Wakefield on Saturday (September 8). Waterton Green in Walton was officially opened to the public in May and serves as a pilot project for the leading regeneration specialist who announced its venture into the retirement housing market, with a […]

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If you can’t keep your houseplants – here are five that will survive

If you can’t keep your houseplants – here are five that will survive

Green fingered Yorkshire people are by far the best, across the country, at nurturing houseplants,  a study has revealed. However, new research shows that, nationally, over 60 per cent of people who buy houseplants each year accidentally kill them – and have no idea how to care for them. The survey, conducted by Harveys Furniture, […]

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