West Yorkshire Police were called to a property in Broadway, shortly before 3.30pm on Tuesday, where the woman's body was found.
A 35-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and is in custody.
The woman has not yet been formally identified, but her family have been informed.
Detective Inspector Amanda Wimbles, of West Yorkshire Police's Homicide and Major Enquiry Team, said: "Our enquiries into this tragic incident are in their early stages.
"We would urge anyone who has any information that could help our enquiries into this woman's death to please contact us."
Anyone with information can call West Yorkshire Police on 101, or alternatively contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.