Postcode BN42 4RA (Adur) Terminated October 2000

Map showing BN42 4RA and nearby postcodes

The postcode BN42 4RA is located in Adur, in the county of West Sussex. It was introduced in June 2000 and terminated in October 2000.BN42 4RA is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

BN42 4RA is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 6 on the scale of the index of deprivation (where 10 are the least deprived and 0 are the most deprived areas). The 2011 UK census classified the residents of BN42 4RA as Urbanites > Urban professionals and families > White professionals.

The closest road name to BN42 4RA is Southview Close which is centered 26 m away.

The nearest bus stop is St Theresa's Church and is 74 m away. The closest railway station is Southwick Rail Station, 866 m away.

The closest primary school to BN42 4RA (for ages 11 and under) is Glebe Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Requires improvement on July 10, 2019. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Shoreham Academy. The last OFSTED inspection on May 31, 2012 rated this school as Outstanding

The local pub for residents of BN42 4RA is Champion House Social Club and is 510 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on March 8, 2022. The nearest takeaway food is available from Chillies Indian and is 305 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on July 15, 2021.

Policing for BN42 4RA is covered by the Sussex police force association and West Sussex is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to BN42 4RA and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to BN42 4RA, and the approximate distance away.

Southview Close 26 m
Somerly Gardens 35 m
Old Dairy Close 77 m
Lower Drive 119 m
Downland Avenue 157 m
Southview Road 166 m
Green Field Close 166 m
Underdown Road 176 m
Roman Way 199 m
Millcroft Gardens 222 m
Roman Road 229 m
The Drive 232 m
Windmill Road 235 m
Millcroft Avenue 237 m
Cross Road 285 m


Information about the postcode BN42 4RA

Introduction June 2000
Termination October 2000
User Type Large User - allocated to single addresses receiving at least 500 mail items per day

Local Schools

School OFSTED ratings, last inspection dates, student age ranges and approximate distance from BN42 4RA - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Glebe Primary School Requires improvement
(July 10, 2019)
693 m
Eastbrook Primary Academy Outstanding
(July 2, 2015)
742 m
Herons Dale School Good
(December 7, 2017)
777 m
Holmbush Primary Academy Good
(January 17, 2018)
777 m
Shoreham Academy Outstanding
(May 31, 2012)
850 m
Shoreham College 1.04 km
Peter Gladwin Primary School Good
(February 12, 2019)
1.29 km
Portslade Aldridge Community Academy Good
(November 17, 2021)
1.42 km
Brackenbury Primary School Requires improvement
(May 10, 2018)
1.48 km
St Nicolas CofE Primary School Good
(September 22, 2021)
1.48 km
Hill Park School Outstanding
(February 13, 2019)
1.62 km
Mile Oak Primary School Requires improvement
(June 7, 2018)
1.67 km
St Peter's Community Primary School Good
(October 20, 2016)
1.84 km
St Peter's Catholic Primary School, Shoreham-by-Sea Good
(June 7, 2018)
1.87 km
St Mary's Catholic Primary School Good
(March 14, 2018)
1.89 km
St Nicolas & St Mary CofE(Aided) Primary School Good
(March 28, 2017)
1.91 km
Benfield Primary School Good
(November 21, 2019)
2.16 km
Shoreham Beach Primary School Good
(June 25, 2019)
2.34 km
Buckingham Park Primary School Good
(January 23, 2018)
2.34 km
Deepdene School 2.56 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from BN42 4RA - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Keychange Charity Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
October 25, 2021
235 m
Chillies Indian Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
July 15, 2021
305 m
Fortune Inn Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
August 28, 2019
305 m
Harrisons Pharmacy Retailers - other Exempt
November 6, 2018
305 m
Rajah Restaurant Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
October 21, 2016
305 m
Windmill Convenience Store Retailers - other 5
Very Good
April 17, 2019
305 m
Lite Bites Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
January 12, 2022
343 m
Holmbush Stores, Mace Retailers - other 5
Very Good
November 11, 2019
436 m
The Corner House Resource Centre Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 2, 2020
488 m
Southwick Methodist Church Other catering premises 5
Very Good
February 2, 2022
490 m
Champion House Social Club Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 8, 2022
510 m
Brew Box Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
July 18, 2018
522 m
Rainbow House Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
November 28, 2018
577 m
Southwick Fish Bar Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
April 1, 2022
577 m
Nutmeg's Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
January 6, 2022
601 m
Victory Convenience Store Retailers - other 5
Very Good
February 18, 2022
601 m
Martins Pharmacy Retailers - other Exempt
633 m
Bake Out Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
December 16, 2021
638 m
Co-Op Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
January 14, 2022
638 m
La Tavola Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
July 27, 2021
638 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to BN42 4RA - Data from Apr 2022

St Theresa's Church Bus Stop/Station 74 m
St Theresa's Church Bus Stop/Station 86 m
Hillside Bus Stop/Station 340 m
Kingston Way Bus Stop/Station 343 m
Hillside Bus Stop/Station 355 m
Southwick Square Taxi Rank 668 m
Southwick Rail Station Taxi Rank 880 m
Ham Road Taxi Rank 2.44 km
Southwick Rail Station Rail 866 m
Fishersgate Rail Station Rail 1.44 km
Fishersgate Rail Station Rail 1.45 km
Shoreham Brighton City Airport Air 3.83 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 35.45 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 35.49 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to BN42 4RA - Data from Dec 2021

Kingston Beach Beach 1.36 km
Southwick Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.73 km
Slonk Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.85 km
Foredown Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.97 km
The Canal Inland Water 2.07 km
Whitelot Bottom Valley 2.12 km
Cockroost Bottom Valley 2.49 km
Cockroost Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.62 km
Mount Zion Hill Or Mountain 2.64 km
Benfield Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.66 km
Thundersbarrow Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.72 km
Hazelholt Bottom Valley 2.72 km
Aldrington Basin Inland Water 2.83 km
Mill Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.96 km
Mossy Bottom Valley 2.96 km


Country England
County West Sussex
Latitude 50.84020800
Longitude -0.23741900
OS Easting 524200
OS Northing 0106000
OS Positional Quality Postcode terminated prior to Gridlink® initiative, last known ONS postcode grid reference

Index of Deprivation

Most Deprived
Least Deprived

Police Force Association



Westminster Parliamentary
East Worthing and Shoreham
County Electorial Division Southwick ED
Electoral Ward Southwick Green
Local Authority District Adur
Region / Government Office Region South East
European Electoral Region South East
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: Coast to Capital
Local Learning and Skills Council Sussex

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E07000223
Travel To Work Area Brighton


NHS England Region South East
Primary Care Trust
West Sussex
Cancer Alliance Surrey and Sussex
Strategic Health Authority
South East Coast
Sustainability and Transformation
Sussex Health and Care Partnership
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS West Sussex CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Urbanites
Group: Urban professionals and families
Subgroup: White professionals
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Brighton and Hove BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Southwick BUASD
Workplace Zone E33044808
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Adur 001
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Adur 001F
Output Area / Small Area 5A1