Heathy House, Heathy Lane, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX2 9UN

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Auction sale - Monday 13th July 2015


Sold for £240,000.

  • Freehold residential care home of 15,143 sq ft (1,406.82 sq m)
  • Site area 0.89 acres (0.36 hectares)
  • Development opportunity (subject to obtaining necessary consent)
  • Vacant possession


Thursday 2nd July at 12 pm



Halifax, with a regional population of 195,000, is a Pennine market town located at the junction of the A629 with the A58, 2 miles to the north of the Trans Pennine M62 motorway (Junctions 23, 24 & 25) and 16 miles south-east of Leeds. Halifax railway station accesses Manchester, York, Bradford and Leeds. The property is located on Heathy Lane, off Shay Lane in Holmfield, about 2.5 miles north of Halifax town centre. The property occupies a prominent corner site adjacent to the recently completed Trinity Academy.


The property comprises a purpose built former council care home with unrestricted C2 planning use, comprising a four storey concrete framed brick clad building with a single storey extension and former wardens flat. The property is mainly open plan consisting of a number of kitchen/living areas, laundry room, 35 bedrooms, offices and a commercial kitchen. It totals about 15,143 sq ft (1,406.82 sq m). There are two lifts and disabled access. The property sits on a site of about 0.89 acres (0.36 hectares) which includes car parking.



Planning Authority

Calderdale Council (0845 245 6000) www.calderdale.gov.uk.

Planning & Development

The property could be converted to a number of alternative uses, including residential, student housing and offices, subject to obtaining all the necessary consents.


VAT is not applicable to this lot.

Energy Performance Certificate

For EPC Rating please see website.

Accommodation Sq ft Sq m Tenant
Heathy House 15,143 1,406.82 Vacant
The measurements have been provided by the Seller.


Seller's solicitor

Hadgkiss Hughes & Beale

(Martin Luscombe)

0121 7078484


* Guide price

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