A unique opportunity to acquire a potential development site within this highly sought after location of Rishworth. The site includes a section currently zoned for employment, with a further area comprising of two greenbelt fields. The entire site extends to a total of 3.54 acres (1.43 hectares), within which the employment zone makes up approximately 1.45 acres (0.59 hectares), having a developable area of approximately 0.76 acres (0.31 hectares). Under the draft local plan for Calderdale, the area currently designated as an employment zone is proposed to be changed to residential use.
The site is located approximately 1 mile south west of Ripponden and approximately 6 miles to the south west
of Halifax town centre, situated within the popular and picturesque Ryburn Valley with access to the M62 motorway network approximately 5 miles to the south west. The nearby village of Ripponden provides a range local amenities, including a Co-op and numerous independent retailers. Centrally positioned within the South Pennines the area benefits from having excellent commuter links to the northern business centres of Manchester and Leeds with regular connecting train services running from local stations in Sowerby Bridge and Halifax.