Hedleyhill Colliery coke works, 500 metres south west of Hazlet House, Brandon and Byshottles / Hedleyhope - County Durham (UA)

C18-C19 lines of brick-built coke ovens. Many bricks have been dislodged by livestock sheltering within the ovens. Livestock has also eroded the grassy banks between each oven and established tree growth occurs along the entire structure.

Hedleyhill Colliery coke works, 500 metres south west of Hazlet House, Brandon and Byshottles / Hedleyhope - County Durham (UA)
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Hedleyhill Colliery coke works, 500m south west of Hazlet House
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1018230
  • Local Planning Authority: County Durham (UA)
  • Site Type: Industrial > Mining industry site

Location

  • Building Name: Hedleyhill Colliery coke works
  • Unitary Authority: County Durham (UA)
  • Parish: Brandon and Byshottles / Hedleyhope
  • Parliamentary Constituency: City of Durham / North West Durham
  • Region: North East

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Very bad
  • Occupancy / Use: Not applicable
  • Priority: A - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: A
  • Ownership: Private

Contact Details

Kate Wilson 0191 269 1221

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England