Keys to the Past

Site of Bedford Lodge, Bishop Auckland (Bishop Auckland)

Bedford Lodge, South Church Road © DCC 23/11/09
Bedford Lodge, South Church Road © DCC 23/11/09

Bedford Lodge, South Church Road © DCC 23/11/09
Bedford Lodge, South Church Road © DCC 23/11/09

Bedford Lodge, South Church Road © DCC 23/11/09
Bedford Lodge, South Church Road © DCC 23/11/09

Bedford Lodge, South Church Road © DCC 23/11/09
Bedford Lodge, South Church Road © DCC 23/11/09

Bedford Lodge dates from circa 1840 (being absent from the Tithe Map of 1839). It was built as a large detached villa in the neo-classical style for Joseph Pease and Partners (1). It is a grade II listed building and is protected by law.

Reference number:D37436
Historical period: Georgian (1714 to 1830)
21st Century (2001 to 2100)
Event(s):Desk-Based Assessment of the Former BBH Windings Factory, Bishop Auckland 2006; North Pennines Archaeology Ltd
Building Recording at Bedford Lodge, South Church Road, Bishop Auckland 2012.; Brigantia archaeological practice
Heritage assessment at Bedford Lodge, Bishop Auckland, County Durham 2012; Archaeo-Environment Ltd
Building Recording at Bedford Lodge, Bishop Auckland 2017; Archaeological Services Durham University



See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Bishop Auckland


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