Property Details

Old Mill, Old Lane, Halifax, HX3 6TF – 8.3 Acres of land with potential for 120 residential homes - Halifax

Property ID : SNL01204

For Sale, Freehold £3,000,000 - Commercial, Land

Draft Details:

Sell New Group are delighted to offer for sale this potential development site which is located on Old Lane and is accessed from Lees Lane, within easy reach of the centre
of Halifax. The site previously had planning permission for 120 residential units which included 56 apartments in the Grade II listed former mill and 64 new houses in 2008.

The land topography comprises a broadly irregularly shaped parcel of land, located in a steep sided valley, with a linear strip running through the middle of the valley and currently surrounded by significant woodland. Halifax town centre is south of the development, less than one mile from the site.

This is a sought after and well respected residential area close to shops, local schooling and within ten minutes walk to the town centre.


The 2008 planning permission granted from Calderdale Council was under reference 08/01355/FUL. Copies of the planning permission are available from our office or indeed can be downloaded together with all the plans from the Calderdale MBC website.


The plot is an irregularly shaped plot of approximately 8.23 acres. (3.330 Hectares)


Purchasers are obliged to make their own enquiries with regards to the exact position of the mains services, given surrounding development is not expected to be an issue.


The “Freehold” interest in the property is being offered for sale, with full “vacant possession”.


There is currently a historic Grade II listed, former mill located on the site,


Price is on application; any interested parties can be invited to a meeting at our offices.


For more information or to book a viewing, please contact the sole selling agents: Please ask for Tom Francis or Winston Roberts.


Anyone accessing the site does so at their own risk and should have adequate public/employers insurance in place beforehand as well as appropriate protective clothing and footwear.

The price quoted is exclusive of VAT (if applicable).


The successful purchaser will be responsible for their own legal costs, a contract will be dispatched within 5 working days.


The site is located beside Old Lane in Halifax; the entrance to the site is accessed off Lees Bank past the recycling centre. Ref: SAT NAV: HX3 6TF

Travel by road:
Halifax Train Station: 1.1 Miles (approx)
Halifax town centre: 0.9 Miles (approx)
Manchester Airport: 46 Miles (approx)
Leeds: 17.9 Miles (approx)
London: 205 Miles (approx)

Sell New Group are acting Agents for the vendors of this property. Your conveyancer is legally responsible for ensuring any purchase agreement fully protects your position. We make detailed enquiries of the vendor to ensure the information provided is as accurate as possible. Please inform us if you become aware of any information being inaccurate.

On reservation, Sell New Group will require:
A copy of the purchaser’s ID (Driving license or passport)
Proof of funding/cash
Solicitor details
Working towards 28 days of contract once contracts have been received
A non-refundable deposit of 1% of the purchase price which will be accounted for, and deducted from the overall agreed sale price upon completion
Should you wish clarification on any of the above points, please ask prior to any reservation fees being paid.

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