With green spaces nearby and easy access to the city centre, City Fields represents the perfect blend of town and country living for those looking for new homes for sale in Wakefield.
Wakefield offers a great choice of restaurants, bars and amenities to enjoy. A Sainsbury’s Superstore is just seven minutes from City Fields and Wakefield Trinity Walk shopping centre is nearby.
The city has also become known around the world for the quality of cultural gems like The Hepworth Gallery and Yorkshire Sculpture Park, which doubles as a great place for walking.Pugneys Watersports Centre and Country Park is also a great place for a family day out, with a boating lake and plenty of green space.
Besides being a National Trust 18th century architectural landmark, nearby Nostell Priory is also a brilliant place to enjoy the outdoors, with its wonderful gardens and lakeside to explore. Xscape, on the edge of Castleford, is just 15 minutes from City Fields, and offers a wide array of things to do on a family day out, including a ski slope, cinema and glow-in-the-dark adventure golf.
Families in City Fields are well-served by nearby schools, including the Wakefield St Mary’s and Sandal Castle primaries, and the secondary Outwood Academy City Fields and Kettlethorpe High School. Queen Elizabeth Grammar School and Wakefield Girls High School are also near to the development.
City Fields is also great for commuting. The M62 is just 15 minutes away, offering easy access to Leeds and Manchester to the west, and Hull to the east. The M1 is also only 20 minutes away, connecting to Leeds and Harrogate to the north, and Sheffield to the south.
Wakefield has two train stations, Wakefield Kirkgate and Wakefield Westgate, which run regular services to Leeds, Sheffield and London King’s Cross.