Postcode BT19 1LA (Ards and North Down)

Map showing BT19 1LA and nearby postcodes

The postcode BT19 1LA is located in Ards and North Down It was introduced in December 1984 and is an active postcode. BT19 1LA is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

BT19 1LA is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 0.2 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 BT19 1LA as Suburbanites > Suburban achievers > Ageing in suburbia.

The closest road name to BT19 1LA is East Dam Wood Road which is centered 293 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Baileys Lane and is 215 m away. The closest railway station is Halewood Rail Station, 2.9 km away.

The closest primary school to BT19 1LA (for ages 11 and under) is St Ambrose Catholic Academy. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Weston Point College. The last OFSTED inspection on July 11, 2019 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of BT19 1LA is HELEN'S BAY GOLF CLUB and is 685 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on September 21, 2017.

Residents reported an average download speed of 60.1 Mbps and an average upload speed of 16.4 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 100% of residents have broadband access of ultrafast 300+ Mbps. 100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

South Eastern is Local Health Board (LHB) / Community Health Partnership (CHP) / Local Commissioning Group (LCG) or Primary Healthcare Directorate (PHD).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to BT19 1LA and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to BT19 1LA, and the approximate distance away.

East Dam Wood Road 293 m
Ringsfield Road 335 m
Alderfield Drive 350 m
Heathgate Avenue 449 m
Bailey's Lane 518 m
Hale Road 840 m
M56 15.56 km
A56 44.45 km
M6 49.04 km
A49 58.48 km
A57 71.65 km
A6 71.73 km
A1 110.04 km
A41 126.39 km


Information about the postcode BT19 1LA

Introduction December 1984
Termination n/a - Active Postcode
User Type Small User - may contain upto 100 addresses but 15 is more typical

Local Schools

School OFSTED ratings, last inspection dates, student age ranges and approximate distance from BT19 1LA - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
St Ambrose Catholic Academy 318 m
Middlefield Community Primary School Good
(November 22, 2018)
1.2 km
Hale Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School Good
(March 2, 2017)
1.6 km
St Christopher's Catholic Primary School Good
(November 28, 2019)
2.05 km
Stockton Wood Community Primary School Good
(October 24, 2019)
2.45 km
Finch Woods Academy Good
(June 21, 2017)
2.75 km
St Mark's Catholic Primary School Good
(September 18, 2019)
2.77 km
Halewood Academy Good
(April 27, 2017)
2.9 km
Yew Tree Primary Academy 2.9 km
St Andrew the Apostle Catholic Primary School Good
(February 26, 2020)
2.97 km
Halebank CofE Primary School Good
(July 12, 2017)
3.08 km
Hunts Cross Primary School Requires improvement
(October 3, 2019)
3.11 km
Plantation Primary School Good
(November 6, 2018)
3.27 km
Halewood Church of England Primary Academy 3.32 km
Holy Family Catholic Primary School Good
(February 22, 2018)
3.93 km
Our Lady of Perpetual Succour Catholic Primary School Good
(September 25, 2019)
3.97 km
Oakfield Community Primary School Good
(September 30, 2021)
4.38 km
St Michael with St Thomas CE Primary School 4.39 km
St Michaels Catholic Primary School Good
(February 20, 2019)
4.42 km
Weston Point College Good
(July 11, 2019)
4.73 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from BT19 1LA - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
MONTESSORI HELEN'S BAY PRE-SCHOOL Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
September 18, 2017
0 m
Grey Point Fort Other catering premises Awaiting Inspection
316 m
Neill Wine Retailers - other Exempt
June 12, 2014
651 m
HELEN'S BAY GOLF CLUB Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
September 21, 2017
685 m
Helen's Bay TCK Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
June 13, 2018
685 m
WOODLANDS CAFE Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 1, 2018
1.2 km
Crawfordsburn Filling Station Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
July 5, 2019
1.75 km
Very Good
December 13, 2011
1.75 km
GLENCRAIG PRIMARY SCHOOL KITCHEN School/college/university 5
Very Good
September 13, 2017
1.75 km
The Old Inn Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
November 24, 2021
1.82 km
Crawfordsburn Cottages Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house Awaiting Inspection
1.86 km
Loaf Pottery Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 3, 2019
1.86 km
ROCKPORT PREPARATORY SCHOOL School/college/university 5
Very Good
January 27, 2017
1.97 km
CRAWFORDSBURN PS - SLEEPY HOLLOW GROUP Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises Exempt
November 6, 2013
2.09 km
CRAWFORDSBURN PS PRE-SCHOOL GROUP School/college/university 5
Very Good
September 20, 2017
2.09 km
COURTYARD COTTAGE Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
July 19, 2017
2.09 km
Ballygilbert Pre-School Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
December 3, 2019
2.09 km
WE ARE TIGER TOTS LTD Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
December 6, 2019
2.12 km
GLENCRAIG CAMPHILL COMMUNITY Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
February 15, 2022
2.24 km
Ailsa Lodge Nursing Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
March 28, 2019
2.48 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to BT19 1LA - Data from Apr 2022

Baileys Lane Bus Stop/Station 215 m
Baileys Lane Bus Stop/Station 218 m
Heathgate Avenue Bus Stop/Station 281 m
Alder Wood Avenue Bus Stop/Station 417 m
Critchley Road Bus Stop/Station 541 m
Western Avenue Taxi Rank 2.17 km
Camberley Drive Taxi Rank 3.73 km
HALE ROAD Taxi Rank 4.95 km
Halewood Rail Station Rail 2.9 km
Halewood Rail Station Rail 2.94 km
Hunts Cross Rail Station Rail 3.42 km
Liverpool John Lennon Airport Air 2.36 km
Terminal Two Access Air 36.11 km
Terminal Two Access Air 36.15 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to BT19 1LA - Data from Dec 2021

Alder Plantation Woodland Or Forest 379 m
Old Plantation Woodland Or Forest 595 m
Mill Wood Woodland Or Forest 959 m
Dog Kennel Clump Woodland Or Forest 1.06 km
Clamley Park Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.14 km
Hop Yard Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.2 km
Gorse Clump Woodland Or Forest 1.2 km
Ice House Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.23 km
Crab Tree Rough Woodland Or Forest 1.46 km
Ramsbrook Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.54 km
Big Boar's Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.73 km
Dungeon Bank Wetland 1.82 km
Little Boar's Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.98 km
Oglet Banks Wetland 2.32 km
Decoy Marsh Wetland 2.33 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for BT19 1LA - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 76.1 Mbps 60.1 Mbps 79.67 Mbps
Upload 20 Mbps 16.4 Mbps 20 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 9 5
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% - -
30-300 Mbps 0% 68.7 18.3
300+ Mbps 100% - -


Country Northern Ireland
Latitude 54.67199100
Longitude -5.74513400
OS Easting 345514
OS Northing 0382768
OS Positional Quality Within the building of the matched address closest to the postcode mean

Index of Deprivation

Most Deprived
Least Deprived


Westminster Parliamentary
North Down
Electoral Ward Helen's Bay
Local Authority District Ards and North Down
European Electoral Region Northern Ireland

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code N09000011
Travel To Work Area Belfast


Primary Care Trust
South Eastern
Strategic Health Authority
Health & Social Care Board
Clinical Comissioning Group
South Eastern

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Suburbanites
Group: Suburban achievers
Subgroup: Ageing in suburbia
Rural-Urban Classification
Built-Up Area (pseudo) Northern Ireland
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) Northern Ireland
Workplace Zone N19001641
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
(pseudo) Northern Ireland
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Output Area / Small Area 6A4