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William H Brown

Estate Agents in Pontefract
26 Market Place
West Yorkshire
opening times
Monday 09:30 - 17:30
Tuesday 09:30 - 17:30
Wednesday 09:30 - 17:30
Thursday 09:30 - 17:30
Friday 09:30 - 17:30
Saturday 09:30 - 16:00
Sunday Closed
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1 of 1 William H Brown Estate Agents s situated in the heart of Pontefract Town Centre opposite the Buttercross.
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our Pontefract branch Welcome to William H Brown, Pontefract's top selling estate agency.

We offer free marketing appraisals for property, land and new homes within Pontefract and the surrounding villages of Ackworth, Badsworth, Darrington, Thorpe Audlin, Kirk Smeaton, Wentbridge, Little Smeaton, Womersley, Fitzwilliam, Hemsworth, South Elmsall, South Kirkby, Knottingley, Featherstone, Ferrybridge, East Hardwick, Upton, Kinsley, Streethouse, Beal and Whitley.

We have a range of services including sales, valuations, auctions, land and new homes, mortgage services, property lawyers and surveyors.

The office is situated next to the Buttercross in the heart of Pontefract town centre and our prestigious busy flagship office is not only a historical focal point but also positioned within the main shopping area of Pontefract, close to transport links such as the bus station, train station and taxi ranks.

We offer a friendly service that boasts a wealth of local knowledge with the sales team living locally to the area and villages.

Benefiting three in-house Mortgage Consultants, Julie Haigh, Chris Box and Sarah Robson who will not only help you with your mortgage and re-mortgage requirements, they will also help you to find your dream home!!

As part of a prestigious national estate agency network, we are here to help you. Please do not hesitate to contact us via telephone 01977 791406, email or visit the branch to talk directly to one of our team members.
why choose us?
  • In house Legal team to help with all your conveyancing needs offering a search pledge providing a NO SALE NO FEE service.
  • We present your property in the best light with professional photos, floorplans and upgraded listings on Rightmove Þ Zoopla.
  • With a dedicated Land and New Homes specialist for developers and individuals. We sell 9000 New Homes every year
  • Adele k Joanne are our local property experts who are here to offer their expertise on the current market conditions.
  • With two auction departments including the new online auction site we can sell you home with no fee!
  • We pride ourselves on achieving the best possible price for your home.
  • Sarah is our after sales coordinator who will guide your transaction through to completion.
Meet the team come and join the team >
Heather Lucas-Bennett
Senior Sales Negotiator
Heather has recently been promoted to senior negotiator and loves to help her clients find their perfect home and sell for the best possible price! She is very passionate about her job and is always there to make sure all opportunities are maximised. With an enthusiastic personality and a warm and welcoming approach Heather is always here to help.
Kelsey Longstaff
Kelsey is our latest member of the team and we are looking forward to watch Kelsey grown. Kelsey will be on hand to help you with any queries in finding your dream home and answering any questions you may have.
Connor Morgan
Trainee Mortgage Services Consultant
Connor is our trainee mortgage consultant and is in the process of learning all aspects of the business. Having sales experience previously, Connor is fantastic on helping you find your dream home!
Sarah Robinson
Sales Progressor
Sarah has over 5 years experience in estate agency and has recently swapped roles and brings all her wealth of knowledge to the sales team. Sarah is determined to help you find your dream home and her customer service is second to none.
Joanne Holmes
Working in the industry for over 18 years with roles ranging from sales negotiator all the way up to branch manager, Joanne has a varied and in depth insight into the property world. Joanne's ensures her customers receive the very best service and are given all the advice and information needed when it comes to selling their home. During the appointment Joanne will demonstrate how we get the best possible price for your property.
Adele Hitch
Working previously as a lettings manager Adele has expert knowledge in all areas of the property market. She is an integral part of our team and has a wealth of knowledge of the Pontefract area being local to branch all her life. Adele is passionate about delivering the best service and exceeding in achieving the best possible prices when marketing your home.
Julie Haigh
Mortgage Services Development Manager
Julie has been with William H Brown for many years, she is an experienced mortgage consultant who offers mortgage and protection advice. She is friendly, knowledgeable and she prides herself on her ability to always put her clients' best interests foremost. With access to a wide panel of lenders she will help find the right deal for her clients and loves to be able to save them money. She loves to help people find their dream home and promises to deliver the very best advice and service.
Chris Box
Senior Mortgage Services Consultant
Chris as recently joined the team here in Pontefract and is always willing to help his clients negotiate and fund their purchase with the best possible mortgage package that suits their needs.
Sarah Robson
Mortgage Services Consultant
Having worked in Pontefract, Castleford and Wakefield for numerous years, Sarah prides herself on her wealth of knowledge and service. She is keen to help her clients secure the perfect property whilst assisting them finding the best possible deal.
Olivia Elliott
Olivia deals with all aspects of our administration and marketing. Olivia will type up your property brochure, order your 'for sale board' and ensure you're happy with all the advertising before your property is marketed.

Wanted properties

do you have a property that matches any of our wanted ads?

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Wanted for sale - 4 bedroom detached house in Pontefract upto £220,000
Wanted for sale 2 to 3 bedroom house in Ackworth upto £150,000
Wanted For Sale - 2 / 3 Bedroom House in Knottingley upto £115,000
Wanted is are three bedroom semi detached home in HEMSWORTH
Mrs Spencer is sstc and looking for a 2 bedroom semi detached BUNGALOW around £170,000 in Hemsworth
This vendor is sstc and is looking for a 3 bedroom home close to Kings School under £250,000 ideally with a garage and spacious rooms.
Mr S is looking for a 2 bedroom home with parking in the Featherstone area for up to £120,000
Mrs H is looking for a 3 bedroom house or bungalow in Carleton, Ackworth, South Elmsall, South Kirkby or Upton for up to £250,000
WANTED a 2 bed stone fronted house in Ackworth around up to a max of £180,000
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What Our Customers Say

I used WHBrown to purchase my new property. As a first time buyer i didn't know what to expect from the process but Julie Haigh was always available to answer any questions I had and put my mind at ease by helping me work out my finances and decide on the best mortgage. All the other staff were also very friendly and helpful. Thank you!
Mr J. Wrigglesworth (A), Feb 2023
To everyone at Pontefract William H Brown, thanks for all your help and support with selling Love Lane.
Miss G. Moxon (V), Dec 2022
Thank you to all the team for selling our property and keeping me sane, especially Sarah and Sinead!
Mrs & Mrs G.A.L. Gaffrey And Hazelgrave (V), Aug 2022
Hello, We would like to thank you for the great service when buying a house. Kind Regards,
Mr W.M.J. Rafal Grzegorz Jaranowski (A), Jul 2022
The Team at WHBrown have been fantastic, my needs are understood and their communication is excellent. Adele and Heather have made this experience very easy.
Mrs M. Mackinnon (V), Jun 2022
To Sinead and Sarah, Great job on lamb inn - enjoy the drink on us! Many Thanks All at house and home
Mr A. Macdonald (V), Apr 2022
Thanks to Sinead, Mel, Sophie, Adele and anyone i forgot, for the hard personal work you put in to get 7, Friars Close sold. Forever grateful
Mr B. Taylor (V), Apr 2022
Melanie, your service has been 10/10, its been hard through Covid but we did it and are excited for our new journey! You and the team have been fab with us and would high recommend you.
Mr A. French (V), Nov 2021
Alison Webster (Mortgge Adviser) is the best there is. We've used her for almost 30 years for all our mortgage and life insurance needs. She is extremely professional, proficient and knowledgeable in her fields. She provides a quality service and we couldn't use anyone else.
Mr & Mrs R.R. Plytka (V), Jul 2021
Professional and prompt service from Emma Kynaston. Got exactly the product we wanted with no heavy sell. Will use again well worth the small fee.
Mrs T. Monaghan & Mr Simon Monaghan (A), Jul 2021

Feefo Reviews

Great service and all the help you need, thank you so much for all the great friendly staff

Convinced us not to get a tracker in June. Best Advice ! (Saved us £30,000)

They were great. Their advice in June has ended up saving us £30,000 due to interest rates increasing.

Emma and Julie have been so helpful through a very stressful move. We got a great mortgage deal in uncertain times and have the security of their help in five years for remortgaging

Life made easier

Everything was clearly explained and so far any further questions we've had have been answered in a timely manner. It was great to be given a break down of fee's so that we can mark them off as we pay them and know where we stand.

Excellent staff knowledge from Julie H. Friendliness and puts you at ease and a good listener.

Fantastic service

Fantastic service by Julie Haigh

She definitely knows the mortgage market inside out.
Professional knowledgeable and friendly.

Wh brown brilliant

I couldn't ask for more very helpful easy to talk to and really good at explaining things in words i couldn't understand

Amazing service provided

William H Brown drove me through the path to buy my property in a really good and competent way, with an unbeatable customer service and human sense. Will definitely work with them again if I am about selling or buying a house.

Amazing friendly staff great customer service and couldn’t do enough to help with anything we needed

Alison has been amazing from day 1. So helpful and informative. Would definitely recommend and will definitely be coming back for any future mortgage.

Alison Webster is fantastic. She has provided great advice in a very calm and understanding way.

Excellent service

Great Service

Chris Box was great to speak to and was always available to help with any questions we had. He regularly updated us on the progress with prompt as well so would definitely recommend him.

Super friendly mortgage service.

Super friendly service making finding the right and best value mortgage a breeze. Julie couldn't have been more helpful going the extra mile to make sure I recieve the best service and my interest were taken care of.

Very knowledgeable and friendly service. Arrived on time and explained everything in understandable terms

Very professional and great support

Everything was first rate. The staff were all very helpful and professional at every stage.

Fantastc Service

Absolutely superb. All the staff spoken to on the phone have been most helpful. A special thanks must go Joanne Holmes for working around our busy schedule and taking the time and effort to explain things so clear and in an understanding way.
She is a fantastic credit to W.H. Brown.

Highly recommended

Emma has been extremely helpful throughout the process, staying in contact, keeping me updated and nothing has been too much trouble for her to help with. Amazing.

Professional and friendly service

Emma Kynaston has been professional, helpful and friendly from our first conversation. We feel confident in the advice we have been given.

Amazing service!

Would highly recommend the service!
I worked with Emma who couldn’t have done enough to make the process stress free and easy.
Emma was reliable, informative and punctual- couldn't have been better!