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Historic Buildings and Monuments in Witton-le-Wear

Listed buildings and scheduled monuments in Witton-le-Wear, County Durham, from the National Heritage List for England[1]. Use the Search (below) if looking for a specific building / monument.

Structure List No. Grade Built~ Note
14 and 15, Post Office Street 1229024 II    
Belfry House 1229327 II    
Church of St Philip and St James 1229016 II 1902 Medieval site
Cross About 3 Metres South of Church of St Philip and St James 1229018 II    
Elm Cottage 1229015 II    
Gate Piers at Entrance to Witton Wear 1279276 II    
Holly House 1229019 II    
Milestone North of Witton Le Wear 1228803 II    
Post Office 1229324 II c.1840 Former post office
Tomb of Newby Lowson North of Church of St Philip and St James 1279278 II    
Witton Bridge 1121837  II* 1788 Road bridge over the River Wear.
Witton House 1279277 II    
Witton Tower 1229013  II*    

Note: Witton Castle (Grade II* listed) is listed seperately as it is located in the Civil Parish of Evenwood and Barony.

Primary source: the National Heritage List for England - NHLE is the register of nationally protected historic buildings and sites in England, including listed buildings, scheduled monuments, protected wrecks, registered parks and gardens, and battlefields. The list is maintained by Historic England. Check NHLE for updates and new entries. Secondary sources: British Listed Buildings and Keys to the Past.

Witton-le-Wear Civil Parish Witton Bridge Church of St Philip and St James Old Post Office
Church of St Philip and St James
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Church of St Philip and St James
- Overview Map Street View St Phillip and St. James' Church is the parish church of Witton-le-Wear. The medieval church here was rebuilt by C. Hodgson Fowler from 1896 to 1902.[1] …
Witton Bridge
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Witton Bridge
- Overview Map Street View Witton Bridge crosses the River Wear about a quarter of a mile south of Witton-le-Wear and a similar distance north-west of Witton Castle. The bridge was formerly …
Old Post Office
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Old Post Office
- The old Post Office in Witton-le-Wear was built in c.1840 and is Grade II listed on the National Heritage List for England. It's previous importance to the community is reflected …


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