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Hesleden, Durham

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Hesleden, Durham

Hesleden is a village in County Durham, in England. It is situated to the south of Peterlee. It has a large pond situated at the bottom next to the Hart to Haswell Walkway. Hesleden also has a park and Dene to walk through and explore. Hesleden was named Hesleden from the two words combined, Dene and Hesle which is from "hazel". Colin Bell, former England and Manchester City F.C. footballer, was born in Hesleden.
Administrative CountyDurham
Traditional CountyDurham
OS GridNZ4438
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
Police AuthorityDurham

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