Freehold Residential Development Opportunity

Land Off Redwood Close, Long Lee, BD21 4YG


  • Freehold Residential Development site offering the opportunity to deliver a high quality, select development extending to approximately 3.04 acres (1.23 ha)
  • Outline planning consent for 45 units with potential for additional units to the south
  • Sought-after Village location, close to local amenities
  • Full suite of technical information available in the ‘Documents and Downloads’ section


Site Overview

The site extends to 3.04 acres (1.23 ha) and is situated in the Village of Long Lee. The site consists of grassland (edged red on ‘Location Plan’ in the document in the ‘Documents and Downloads’ section), rising from south to north and accessed via Redwood Close. The land is surrounded by existing residential dwellings to three sides, and offers the potential to create an attractive ‘infill’ development.

The land benefits from Outline planning consent for 45 dwellings including a Section 106 Agreement. There are also a number of outbuildings/ barns and a cottage (no. 147 Long Lee Lane) offered for sale, presenting planning potential for additional residential units (subject to the necessary consents). These properties are accessed directly from Long Lee lane to the sites southern boundary, as edged blue on the Location Plan.

The Village of Long Lee benefits from a primary school (circa 450m walk from the site and rated ‘Good’ from OFSTED), a doctors surgery and other local amenities. The site is situated just 2km east of Keighley, providing residents with access to a wider range of services and train links to Leeds (30km) and Bradford (15km). Keighley town centre and Bradford City Centre are easily accessible by regular bus links (every 15 minutes during the day) close to the site (approximately 200m east of the site).


Town Planning

The land as edged red on ‘Location Plan’ in the document in the ‘Documents and Downloads’ section benefits from Outline planning consent for 45 dwellings (TP ref: 17/02809/MAO) granted in July 2018. The planning consent includes a Sec. 106 Agreement requiring the following provisions:

20% of the total number of unit as affordable housing

Please note the planning consent extents to the land as edged red on the Location Plan. The cottage and barns fronting Long Lee Lane are excluded from the planning permission.

Further Information

The following information is available from the ‘Documents and Downloads’ section:

  • Topographical Survey (CAD and pdf versions)
  • Planning consent and Sec. 106 Agreement
  • Ecological Statement
  • Transport Statement
  • Flood Risk and Drainage Statement
  • Phase 1 Site Investigation
  • Adopted Highway Search
  • Title Information

Please note the vendors have agreed compensation with Northern Power Grid to reflect the impact of the overhead power line. The vendor will reserve the right to claim this compensation once Reserved Matters planning consent has been granted.


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The land is held freehold under Title YY51681, a copy of which is available to download. The entrance off Long Lee Lane also provides access to the pair of semidetached houses ‘Springfield & Meadowcroft’ that lie to the east.


Sales Process

The freehold is for sale via Private Treaty. Offers are sought either conditional or unconditional of planning. All offers are to be made in writing, addressed to Matthew Bagley at Titchmarsh & Bagley, and received at the agent’s Leeds office.



The site can be viewed from Redwood Close to the north and Long Lee Lane to the south. Interested parties should not enter the site without prior permission or unaccompanied. Should interested parties wish to enter the site, please contact Titchmarsh & Bagley to arrange an appointment.



For further information, please contact:

Matthew Bagley
Tel: 0113 898 0745
Mob: 07912 952 502