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Recommended Towns & Villages near Hartlepool


Seaton Carew (11 Pictures)

a Seaside Town in the county of County Durham (2.2 miles, 3.5 km, direction SE)

Seaton Carew lies at the edge of urbanised Hartlepool, it has seaside amusements and a lovely stretch of firm sand...

Middlesbrough Town Centre, North Yorkshire

Middlesbrough (61 Pictures)

in the county of North Yorkshire (8.1 miles, 13.1 km, direction S)

When today you look at the thriving metropolis of Middlesbrough it seems impossible to believe that less than two hundred years ago it was a tiny fishing village with a minute community, but it was...

Wet Harvest, Marske-By-The-Sea, Cleveland

Marske-by-the-Sea (22 Pictures)

a Seaside Town in the county of North Yorkshire (10.3 miles, 16.7 km, direction SE)


A picture of Kelloe

Kelloe (1 Pictures)

in the county of County Durham (10.6 miles, 17.0 km, direction W)

Kelloe has pleasant riverside areas and is in close proximity to historic Hartlepool Quay and the seaside resort town of Peterlee on England's northern coast...

Saltburn by the Sea

Saltburn-by-the-Sea (84 Pictures)

a Seaside Town in the county of North Yorkshire (12.2 miles, 19.6 km, direction SE)

A lovely winding road drops down from the valley above to this small seaside resort and fishing haven...

Golden Guisborough

Guisborough (5 Pictures)

a Historic Market Town in the county of North Yorkshire (12.6 miles, 20.2 km, direction SE)


River Tees bridges

Yarm (8 Pictures)

in the county of North Yorkshire (13.9 miles, 22.4 km, direction SW)

Situated in the heart of the Tees valley, the picturesque town of Yarm has a long and interesting history. It was also highlighted on BBC Breakfast television on Friday 19 January.....

Sunset over Spennymoor

Spennymoor (188 Pictures)

in the county of County Durham (14.9 miles, 24.0 km, direction W)

Long before Spennymoor ever existed there was... Spenny Moor. Spenny Moor was a vast area of common land, and we are indebted to noted historian and antiquarian Robert Surtees.....

Church of St John the Evangelist

Kirk Merrington (49 Pictures)

in the county of County Durham (15.4 miles, 24.7 km, direction W)

Kirk Merrington is a pretty, hilltop village overlooking the Wear Valley and the Cleveland Hills...

Durham Cathedral

Durham (419 Pictures)

a Historic City in the county of County Durham (16.0 miles, 25.7 km, direction W)

Durham as a town reflects the long history of its magnificent castle and cathedral with its winding streets, ancient market place and alleyways and other old churches to discover.....

Fulwell Mill, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear.

Sunderland (267 Pictures)

in the county of Tyne & Wear (16.4 miles, 26.4 km, direction NW)

Sunderland was granted a charter in 1145, the charter gave it market rights and thus the town grew slowly from humble beginnings...

Penshaw Monument, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear

Penshaw (34 Pictures)

in the county of Tyne & Wear (16.7 miles, 26.9 km, direction NW)

Penshaw lies in open countryside between the urban sprawl of Sunderland and Washington...

Collingwood Street, Coundon, County Durham

Coundon (43 Pictures)

in the county of County Durham (17.0 miles, 27.3 km, direction W)


Darlington Train Station

Darlington (113 Pictures)

in the county of County Durham (18.1 miles, 29.1 km, direction SW)

Darlington, bustling though it is today was once a small Saxon settlement, this flourished as evidenced by the beautiful building of the church dedicated to Saint Cuthbert which lies at the heart of the town...

Bishop Auckland Town Cemetery, South Church Road

Bishop Auckland (142 Pictures)

a Historic Market Town in the county of County Durham (18.7 miles, 30.1 km, direction W)

This was the busy social and commercial centre of the south-west Durham coalfield, but the town is actually much older than the Industrial Revolution, although that historic.....

Early morning sky over Washington, Tyne & Wear.

Washington (267 Pictures)

in the county of Tyne & Wear (18.8 miles, 30.2 km, direction NW)


On The Beach, Staithes

Staithes (160 Pictures)

a Seaside Town in the county of North Yorkshire (19.2 miles, 30.8 km, direction SE)

Spectacularly set along the North Yorkshire coastline is the pretty fishing village of Staithes, with only the Shetland Islands between it and the Artic, some thousand miles away.....

Autumnal view of Westerdale from the western side of the valley. North Yorkshire

Westerdale (2 Pictures)

in the county of North Yorkshire (19.4 miles, 31.3 km, direction SE)

Nestling in the heart of the North Yorkshire Moors National Park, Westerdale affords the visitor wonderful views over the surrounding dales...

Escomb Saxon Church

Escomb (7 Pictures)

in the county of County Durham (20.1 miles, 32.3 km, direction W)

Lying in a prominent position ringed by the River Wear, Escomb is best known for its magnificent Saxon Church reputed to be built from stones brought from the near-by ruined Roman Fort at Binchester...

Port Mulgrave, North Yorkshire.  Unspoilt.

Port Mulgrave (9 Pictures)

a Seaside Town in the county of North Yorkshire (20.4 miles, 32.9 km, direction SE)


Recommended attractions near Hartlepool

Seaham Lighthouse South of Sunderland

Seaham Lighthouse (3 Pictures)

(11.2 miles, 18.0 km, direction NW)


Guisborough Priory. Yorkshire

Guisborough Priory (4 Pictures)

(12.6 miles, 20.3 km, direction SE)



Roseberry topping (27 Pictures)

(13.5 miles, 21.7 km, direction S)

This lofty hillside is known as the Roseberry Topping, but affectionately called the "matterhorn" by locals, it lies on the.....

Durham Cathedral

Durham Cathedral (154 Pictures)

(15.6 miles, 25.1 km, direction W)

One of the finest buildings in the world. This huge cathedral which is third only to Canterbury and York in ecclesiastical.....

Durham Castle from the river side, next to bridge

Durham Castle (36 Pictures)

(15.8 miles, 25.4 km, direction W)

Durham Castle is another one of Durham's magnificent buildings. It was founded in 1072 and such was the impregnability of the.....

Mowbray Park, Sunderland

Mowbray Park (6 Pictures)

(16.2 miles, 26.1 km, direction NW)


Lumley Castle, Chester-le-Street, County Durham

Lumley Castle (8 Pictures)

(17.7 miles, 28.4 km, direction NW)


Inside Brancepeth Castle

Brancepeth Castle (2 Pictures)

(17.7 miles, 28.5 km, direction W)


Hylton Castle, Sunderland, tyne & WEAR

Hylton Castle (15 Pictures)

(18.3 miles, 29.5 km, direction NW)


Auckland Castle, Bishop Auckland, County Durham

Auckland Castle (48 Pictures)

(18.4 miles, 29.6 km, direction W)

With its grand arch, Auckland Castle, also known as Auckland Palace or the Bishop's Castle, is the official residence of the.....

Watch out for Red Indians

Beamish Open Air Museum (218 Pictures)

(22.1 miles, 35.6 km, direction NW)

Beamish Museum lies in a basin of stunning countryside covering over three hundred acres. This is no ordinary museum, but an.....

Angel Of The North at Gateshead

Angel of the North (42 Pictures)

(23.1 miles, 37.2 km, direction NW)

Britain's largest sculpture, The Angel of the North weighs in at 208 tonnes and stands 20 metres high. It was based on artist.....

Arbeia Roman Fort at the Lawe Top in South Shields

Arbeia Roman Fort (4 Pictures)

(23.4 miles, 37.6 km, direction NW)


Baltic Centre Art Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne

Baltic Centre (3 Pictures)

(24.4 miles, 39.3 km, direction NW)

The Baltic Centre is a new £46m art gallery on the banks of the Tyne and is the latest evidence of the area's growing cultural.....

Rosedale. North York Moors.

Rosedale Moor (5 Pictures)

(24.6 miles, 39.5 km, direction SE)

Historically this breathtakingly beautiful moors area was an industrial centre for ironstone mining during the 19th and early.....

St Nicholas Cathederal, Newcastle upon Tyne

St Nicholas Cathedral (4 Pictures)

(25.0 miles, 40.2 km, direction NW)

The magnificent cathedral church of St. Nicholas has stood at the heart of Newcastle for many centuries. Its superb lantern.....


The Castle (4 Pictures)

(25.4 miles, 40.9 km, direction NW)

On returning from a raid into Scotland, Robert Curthose, eldest son of William the Conqueror built a castle calling it his `New.....

Broughton Bank

North York Moors National Park (91 Pictures)

(25.6 miles, 41.1 km, direction SE)

Many will tell you they have never seen the Yorkshire Moors, yet often you can catch a glimpse of this magical area simply by.....

Gibside Chapel, National trust garden - Rowlands Gill, Burnopfield, Newcastle upon Tyne NE16 6BG

Gibside (42 Pictures)

(26.1 miles, 42.1 km, direction NW)

Gibside is famous for the sedate historic estate set at the heart of the outstandingly beautiful Derwent Valley. The estate was.....

Easby Abbey, Richmond, Yorkshire, South Wall

Easby Abbey (6 Pictures)

(28.7 miles, 46.1 km, direction SW)

This pleasant place is interesting for the remarkable ruins of a 12th century Premonstratensian Abbey. Here in an idyllic.....

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