Broompark

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Broompark
Broompark is located in County Durham
Broompark
Broompark
Broompark shown within County Durham
OS grid reference NZ2426441729
• London 261 mi (420 km)
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town DURHAM
Postcode district DH7
Police Durham
Fire County Durham and Darlington
Ambulance North East
EU Parliament North East England
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54°46′11″N 1°37′22″W / 54.7698°N 1.6228°W / 54.7698; -1.6228Coordinates: 54°46′11″N 1°37′22″W / 54.7698°N 1.6228°W / 54.7698; -1.6228

Broompark is a village in County Durham, England. It is situated some 3 miles (4.8 km) west of Durham city. It was once the site of the Broompark colliery, operated by North Brancepeth Coal Co.. The oldest remaining buildings in the village are Broom Farm guesthouse, built in 1711, and Broom Farm West, also built in the early 18th century. It was also the site of The Loves pub, which is now closed.