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Oaklands by David Wilson Homes

Ackworth Road, Pontefract, WF8

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A collection of luxury four bedroom detached homes, located between the highly sought-after village of Ackworth and Pontefract. These beautiful homes sit on the fringe of open countryside, offering semi-rural living with the convenience of everyday amenities just under a mile away. This desirable location makes it ideal for families and professionals.



Ackworth Road, Pontefract, WF8

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Leisure Facilities

Pontefract Park is a popular destination for family days out and offers sports pitches, play areas, tennis courts and even a lake for course fishing. Pontefract Castle, Pontefract Museum and the beautiful house and gardens at Nostell Priory are also just a short drive from the development.

Local Shopping

There is the traditional market in Pontefract Town Centre that offers a wide range of local and fresh produce and well as a host of attractive smaller shops and larger supermarket chains. Junction 32, a shopping outlet offering discounted shopping on main high street and designer brands, is also only a short distance away.


Primary Schools
. Pontefract Larks Hill Junior & Infant School (0.4 miles)
. Pontefract Carleton Park Junior & Infant School (0.7 miles)
. St Josephs Catholic Primary School (1.2 miles)

Secondary Schools
. The Kings School (0.8 miles)
. Carleton Community High School (1.2 miles)


Pontefract is also served by its own hospital, Pontefract General Infirmary, as well as several doctors surgeries within walking distance of the development.

Transport Links

An ideal location for commuting, being closely located to the M1/M62 junction giving great access to the whole of Yorkshire and beyond. The area also benefits from strong public transport links via both train and bus.

. Pontefract Railway Station (1.2 miles)
. Pontefract Bus Station (1.3 miles)
. Robin Hood Airport, Doncaster (24 miles)

Nearest stations:

National Train Station logo Pontefract Baghill (1.2 miles)
National Train Station logo Pontefract Tanshelf (1.2 miles)
National Train Station logo Pontefract Monkhill (1.7 miles)

Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

Driving directions

. Leave the M1 at Exit 42 towards Pontefract
. Travel for around 7.5miles to junction 32, take the A639 exit to Pontefract/Castleford.
. At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Park Road (A639)
. Follow this road for just over 2miles
. Go through two sets of traffic lights and continue for 0.4miles
. Take a right onto Ackworth Road and continue on until the development appears on your left

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