When the road was realigned to accommodate the new A1(M), a garage was built here. It was previously branded BP, later Harvest Energy.
It was the first place in the UK to have a Bake & Bite bakery.
In 1988 there was a plan to re-build the site and add a motel, which didn't happen. In 2009 there was a plan to build a coffee shop and park and ride site here, which again didn't happen.
- Grid reference: NZ318283
|none nearby||Services on the A689||Sedgefield (3 miles)|