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Rainsborough Park
West Yorkshire

Rainsborough Park, Plowes Way, off Pontefract Road, Knottingley, WF11 0HT

  • 2, 3 & 4 Bedroom Homes
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  • Freehold

A well-established development with great transport links to Leeds, York and Wakefield, Rainsborough Park is just a mile from the centre of Knottingley, where you’ll find excellent shops, bars and restaurants, as well as a railway station and bus connections. For commuting, Leeds is only 20 miles away, and York 26 miles.

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Commuting to work is easy with Leeds only 20 miles away and York 26 miles away, this development is perfectly placed.

Rainsborough Park is located just a mile from the centre of Knottingley which is a quick 20 minute walk or five minutes’ drive in the car to excellent local shops, the Train station and Bus routes.

A local bus service can take you on a short journey to Pontefract, Wakefield, Selby and surrounding areas.    


Rainsborough Park is situated in a small market town within close proximity to motorway networks and plenty of local amenities including primary and secondary schools, doctors, dentists, chemists high street shops and supermarkets.

Junction 32 shopping outlet is only five miles away and offers an array of shops, cafe's, restaurants, sporting activities and a cinema.                                  

Pontefract is a little further afield and offers a wealth of amenities.



Simpsons Lane Academy and The Vale primary schools are under a mile away, as is Simpsons Lane Academy secondary school. For further education, Pontefract College is just three miles away and just a little further, you'll find Wakefield College (Castleford Campus) and St Wilfreds Catholic High School and Sixth Form College which are both around five miles from Rainsborough Park.


For the more adventurous, Xcape Yorkshire is only around five miles away and is home to a huge range of activities including the Snozone and Gravity Aerial Adventures.

There are a number of gyms in Knottingey and Pontefract swimming pool is just two miles away.

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There are so many ways that we can help you personalise your new home from the moment we start to build it for you.

Depending on the stage of build, you can choose from our stylish range of carpets, kitchen and bathroom upgrades and appliances alongside many other fixtures and fittings, all carefully selected from leading manufacturers. Items such as alarm systems, garden fencing and additional power points are also available, giving you the opportunity to tailor your home to your needs.

Your Gleeson sales executive will be able to take you through all the available options.

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  • Rainsborough Park, Plowes Way, off Pontefract Road, Knottingley, WF11 0HT
  • Our sales centre and show homes are open by appointment Thursday to Monday 10am to 5pm. Please ensure that your appointment has been confirmed by a member of the sales team before you visit. If you do visit our sales centre without an appointment, it may be that we are not able to see you and that we ask you to return at another time.

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