Methley, Leeds

Sold Subject to Contract

Land at Barnsdale Road

Lying on the outskirts of the village of Methley, this useful block of agricultural land extends to 4.29 hectares (10.61 acres) or thereabouts and is situated some 2 miles west of Castleford.

Benefitting from road frontage and previously used for growing market garden produce, the Soil Survey of England and Wales indicates the land is within the Wick I series. This is described as deep well drained coarse loamy and sandy soil, locally over gravel with similar soils affected by groundwater and slight risk of water erosion.

The property is identified upon the attached plan which has been prepared for identification purposes only.

General Information

Tenure & Possession                                  

Freehold and subject to vacant possession upon completion.


We are not aware of any services connected to the farmland.

Wayleaves & Easements                   

Overhead wayleaves overfly the land.                       


The property is subject to an overage of 25% over a term of 25 years excluding agricultural and equestrian buildings                                                       

Local Authority      

Leeds City Council, Merrion House, 110 Merrion Centre, Leeds. LS2 8BB 

Sporting, Timber & Mineral Rights    

All timber, mineral and sporting rights over the land where owned will be included in the sale.


During daylight hours with a set of these particulars in hand.


For identification purposes only.


For further details please telephone 01226 299 221, or email: Lucy Mottram – or Tim Scourfield –


During daylight hours with a set of these particulars in  hand. 

Special Note           

We used our best endeavours to make our sales particulars accurate and reliable when producing this brochure (October 2021)


  1. These particulars do not constitute any part of an offer or contract. All statements contained in these particulars are given in good faith but are made without responsibility on the part of Wilbys or the vendors or lessors. Any intending purchaser or lessee must satisfy himself by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of each of the statements contained in these particulars.
  2. All rents and prices quoted are exclusive of V.A.T., unless otherwise stated.
  3. All measurements, areas and distances quoted are approximate only.
  4. Information provided in respect of planning and rating matters has, unless stated, been obtained by way of verbal enquiry only. Interested parties are therefore recommended to seek their own independent verification on such matters from the appropriate Local Authority.
  5. Location plans, if provided, are for identification and directional purposes only. The area surrounding the subject property may have changed since the plan was produced. Items in photographs, where provided, are not necessarily included in the disposal.
  6. Wilbys have not tested any apparatus, equipment, fittings or services and so cannot verify they are in working order. Prospective purchasers are advised to obtain verification on such matters via their surveyor or solicitors.
  7. The boundaries, ownership and tenure of this property have not been checked against the Title Deeds for any discrepancies or rights of way, if any. Prospective purchasers are advised to check these matters with their solicitor prior to entering into any contracts.
  8. Wilbys and their Vendors reserve the right to offer any lot in whatever order they feel fit and to remove any lot from the auction at any time without prior notification

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