Moving to Knottingley
Are you planning on moving to Knottingley? The town is situated in the borough of Wakefield in West Yorkshire on the river Aire. The town was well known for glass manufacturing in the last century. In the late eighteen hundreds Bagley’s Glassworks purchased the rights to the first bottle-making machine.
Knottingley is one of the few towns in the UK to still have a working coal mine. The centre of Knottingley has a good range of shops including a Morrison store, banks and restaurants.
Property prices in Knottingley
Average house prices are £120,468 showing a rise of 0.10% over the past 12 months. You can buy a semi-detached property for around £108,436; smaller Victorian terraces for £86,713 and family detached homes starting from £202,793
Local Council if you are thinking of moving to Knottingley
If you are planning to move to Knottingley, and need information on schools, planning permission, parking permits or council tax. Simply contact: www.wakefield.gov.uk
Local Schools if you are thinking of moving to Knottingley
Knottingley England Lane Junior Infant and Nursery School (0.5 miles)
St Botolphs C of E Academy (0.6 miles)
De Lacy Academy (0.4 miles)
Carleton Community High School A Specialist Science College (3.2 miles)
Airedale Academy (3.5 miles)
Throstle Farm Junior and Infant School (0.8 miles)
Wakefield Independent School (7.3 miles)
North Ridge Community School (9.4 miles)
Read School (10.8 miles)
Leisure Facilities if you are thinking of moving to Knottingley
The town has a number of good restaurants. The Three Horse Shoes in Silver Street does an excellent Sunday lunch. Ruchee at 7 The Arcade is a well-established Indian restaurant with a very good reputation in the town.
Cable and Phone Connections if you are thinking of moving to Knottingley
If you’re moving to Knottingley, and need to know the broadband available, simply visit http://www.cable.co.uk/
Knottingley railway station runs regular services to Leeds, Wakefield via Pontefract and Goole. The A1M road and the M62 Interchange are close to the town, making it a good location for anyone who works in neighbouring Leeds, Wakefield or Pontefract. The Robin Hood Airport is 20 miles by car.
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