Postcode BN5 9EF (Horsham) Terminated May 1994

Map showing BN5 9EF and nearby postcodes

The postcode BN5 9EF is located in Horsham, in the county of West Sussex. It was introduced in February 1990 and terminated in May 1994.BN5 9EF is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

BN5 9EF is one of the least deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 8.2 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 BN5 9EF as Urbanites > Ageing urban living > Self-sufficient retirement.

The closest road name to BN5 9EF is Barrow Hill which is centered 125 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Broadmare Farm and is 298 m away.

The closest primary school to BN5 9EF (for ages 11 and under) is St Peter's CofE Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on February 5, 2020. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Steyning Grammar School.

The local pub for residents of BN5 9EF is The Fountain Inn and is 3.48 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Good on September 16, 2021. The nearest takeaway food is available from Potters Fish and Chips and is 4.39 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on March 20, 2020.

Policing for BN5 9EF 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 BN5 9EF and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to BN5 9EF, and the approximate distance away.

Barrow Hill 125 m
Springhills 146 m
Grinstead Lane 233 m
Mill Drive 243 m
King James's Lane 250 m
Cedar Way 274 m
Hewitts 305 m
Nep Town Road 323 m
High Street 478 m
Brighton Road 589 m
A2037 2.9 km
B2116 7.76 km
A283 15.84 km
A281 17.22 km
A24 23.88 km


Information about the postcode BN5 9EF

Introduction February 1990
Termination May 1994
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 BN5 9EF - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
St Peter's CofE Primary School Good
(February 5, 2020)
1.21 km
Ashurst CofE Primary School Good
(January 23, 2019)
3.79 km
Jolesfield CofE Primary School Requires improvement
(December 12, 2019)
4.67 km
Upper Beeding Primary School Outstanding
(July 2, 2015)
4.97 km
Albourne Chuch of England Primary School 5.01 km
Steyning CofE Primary School Good
(March 22, 2018)
5.23 km
Steyning Grammar School 5.35 km
Twineham CofE Primary School Good
(January 17, 2017)
5.95 km
LVS Hassocks 6.06 km
St Lawrence CofE Primary School Good
(November 3, 2021)
6.96 km
St Peter's CofE (Aided) Primary School Good
(December 1, 2021)
7.25 km
Hurstpierpoint College 7.83 km
Mile Oak Primary School Requires improvement
(June 7, 2018)
8.53 km
Bolney CofE Primary School Good
(July 5, 2019)
8.64 km
Ashington CofE Primary School Good
(March 21, 2017)
8.67 km
Portslade Aldridge Community Academy Good
(November 17, 2021)
8.93 km
Farney Close School Requires improvement
(December 5, 2018)
8.99 km
Herons Dale School Good
(December 7, 2017)
9.08 km
Holmbush Primary Academy Good
(January 17, 2018)
9.08 km
Lancing College 9.16 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from BN5 9EF - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
The Fountain Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 4
September 16, 2021
3.48 km
Elle's Campsite Catering Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
July 2, 2021
3.5 km
The Artisan Bakehouse Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
June 6, 2015
3.5 km
The Easy Lunch Company at Ashurst Church of England School School/college/university 5
Very Good
February 2, 2022
3.79 km
Dark Star Brewing Company Ltd Manufacturers/packers 5
Very Good
September 4, 2018
4.21 km
Ketonika Distributors/Transporters 3
October 22, 2021
4.21 km
Transeal Security Ltd Distributors/Transporters 5
Very Good
November 17, 2021
4.21 km
Poynings Grange Wines Retailers - other Exempt
4.33 km
Potters Fish and Chips Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
March 20, 2020
4.39 km
The Bakery Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 17, 2018
4.39 km
Garlic Wood Butchery Manufacturers/packers 5
Very Good
October 20, 2021
4.39 km
Leafy Enterprises Ltd Manufacturers/packers Awaiting Inspection
4.39 km
The Bike Side Ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 2, 2021
4.39 km
S K Hutchings Butchers Retailers - other 5
Very Good
December 14, 2021
4.44 km
Co-op Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
October 29, 2020
4.46 km
Partridge Green Pre-School Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 10, 2019
4.48 km
Bluebells Day Nursery Ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 3, 2020
4.62 km
Elan Nursery Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 1, 2021
4.66 km
Prettys Garage Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 10, 2017
4.66 km
The Partridge Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
June 21, 2021
4.66 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to BN5 9EF - Data from Apr 2022

Broadmare Farm Bus Stop/Station 298 m
Mill Drive Bus Stop/Station 332 m
Mill Drive Bus Stop/Station 354 m
Broadmare Farm Bus Stop/Station 391 m
Golden Square Bus Stop/Station 391 m
Shoreham Brighton City Airport Air 10.34 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 26.74 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 26.78 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to BN5 9EF - Data from Dec 2021

Spring Hill Hill Or Mountain 259 m
Windmill Hill Hill Or Mountain 586 m
Nightingale Hall Wood Woodland Or Forest 673 m
The Alders Woodland Or Forest 1.5 km
Woodmancote Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.86 km
Woolfly Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.86 km
Parsonage Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.97 km
Hoe Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.05 km
Wyckham Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.64 km
Nine Acre Shaw Woodland Or Forest 2.77 km
Woodhouse Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.8 km
Horton Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.85 km
Firtree Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.93 km
Flacketts Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.99 km
Windmill Shaw Woodland Or Forest 2.99 km


Country England
County West Sussex
Latitude 50.92527100
Longitude -0.27262500
OS Easting 521500
OS Northing 0115400
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
Arundel and South Downs
County Electorial Division Henfield ED
Electoral Ward Henfield
Local Authority District Horsham
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 E07000227
Travel To Work Area Crawley


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: Ageing urban living
Subgroup: Self-sufficient retirement
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural town and fringe
Built-Up Area Henfield BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33045146
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Horsham 014
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Horsham 014B
Output Area / Small Area 5B3