Postcode CR0 1LH (Croydon)

Map showing CR0 1LH and nearby postcodes

The postcode CR0 1LH is located in Croydon, in the county of Outer London. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. CR0 1LH is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

CR0 1LH is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 1.5 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 CR0 1LH as Ethnicity central > Aspirational techies > New EU tech workers.

The closest road name to CR0 1LH is Wellesley Court Road which is centered 36 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Electric House and is 57 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 74 m away at Wellesley Road Tram Stop The closest railway station is East Croydon Rail Station, 174 m away.

The closest primary school to CR0 1LH (for ages 11 and under) is St. Mary's Catholic Junior School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on July 11, 2018. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Harris Invictus Academy Croydon. The last OFSTED inspection on September 30, 2016 rated this school as Outstanding

The local pub for residents of CR0 1LH is Kilkenny Tavern and is 1.68 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as AwaitingInspection . The nearest takeaway food is available from Paw Paw and is 1.61 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on February 27, 2020.

Residents reported an average download speed of 15.2 Mbps and an average upload speed of 1 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey.

Policing for CR0 1LH is covered by the Metropolitan Police police force association and Croydon is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to CR0 1LH and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to CR0 1LH, and the approximate distance away.

Wellesley Court Road 36 m
Wellesley Grove 65 m
George Street 90 m
Dingwall Avenue 117 m
Walpole Road 120 m
College Road 164 m
Dingwall Road 191 m
Park Street 216 m
Smith's Yard 231 m
St George's Walk 276 m
North End 361 m
Wellesley Road 392 m
Lansdowne Road 451 m
Park Lane 471 m
High Street 533 m


Information about the postcode CR0 1LH

Introduction January 1980
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 CR0 1LH - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Harris Federation Post 16 0 m
Croydon College 200 m
St Mary's Catholic Infant School 469 m
St. Mary's Catholic Junior School Good
(July 11, 2018)
566 m
Old Palace of John Whitgift School 594 m
Ark Oval Primary Academy Good
(March 5, 2020)
596 m
St Mary's Catholic High School Good
(November 4, 2021)
637 m
Al-Khair School Good
(October 7, 2021)
705 m
Al-Khair Secondary Girls Good
(January 30, 2020)
705 m
Harris Invictus Academy Croydon Outstanding
(September 30, 2016)
721 m
Al-Khair School Preparatory School Good
(March 12, 2020)
743 m
Park Hill Infant School Outstanding
(May 13, 2010)
859 m
Park Hill Junior School Good
(January 15, 2020)
859 m
Krishna Avanti Primary School Good
(May 1, 2019)
937 m
Cambridge Tutors College 949 m
Croydon Metropolitan College Good
(November 29, 2018)
962 m
Cressey College Good
(March 7, 2018)
1.01 km
The Minster Nursery and Infant School Good
(January 24, 2019)
1.03 km
The Write Time Good
(June 19, 2019)
1.03 km
The Minster Junior School 1.03 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from CR0 1LH - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Lavish30490Cuisine Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
1.53 km
Europa Fried Chicken Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
October 4, 2021
1.61 km
Michael's Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
December 9, 2021
1.61 km
Paw Paw Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
February 27, 2020
1.61 km
Price Right Retailers - other Awaiting Inspection
1.61 km
Welcome Selhurst Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
March 22, 2022
1.61 km
Kilkenny Tavern Pub/bar/nightclub Awaiting Inspection
1.68 km
Moorish Caribbean Grill Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
March 25, 2022
1.68 km
Selhurst News Food And Wine Retailers - other 4
March 14, 2020
1.68 km
Holly Lodge Children's Home Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 18, 2021
1.95 km
Holly Lodge Childrens Home (Annexe) Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 9, 2018
2.01 km
Croydon Seventh Day Adventist Church Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 4, 2019
2.09 km
Selhurst Railway Club Other catering premises 5
Very Good
December 9, 2021
2.13 km
Heavers Court Resource Centre Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
July 23, 2020
2.13 km
Chilli And Spice Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
November 19, 2020
2.16 km
Crust Pizza / Texas Mexican Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
November 16, 2020
2.16 km
Londis Woodside Stores Retailers - other 5
Very Good
November 12, 2010
2.16 km
The Green Tandoori Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
September 27, 2020
2.16 km
The Joiners Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 17, 2020
2.25 km
Delight Kebab Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
March 22, 2022
2.27 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to CR0 1LH - Data from Apr 2022

Electric House Bus Stop/Station 57 m
Fairfield Halls Bus Stop/Station 157 m
Dingwall Road East Croydon Station Bus Stop/Station 172 m
Park Street Bus Stop/Station 172 m
Whitgift Centre Bus Stop/Station 174 m
Wellesley Road Tram Stop Metro/Tram 74 m
Wellesley Road Tram Stop Metro/Tram 75 m
Wellesley Road Tram Stop Metro/Tram 75 m
East Croydon Rail Station Rail 174 m
East Croydon Rail Station Rail 243 m
East Croydon Rail Station Rail 266 m
Wandsworth Riverside Quarter Pier Ferry 12.06 km
Wandsworth Riverside Quarter Pier Ferry 12.09 km
Wandsworth Riverside Quarter Pier Ferry 12.09 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 24.36 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 24.51 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 24.66 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to CR0 1LH - Data from Dec 2021

Park Hill Hill Or Mountain 883 m
Duppas Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.28 km
Waddon Ponds Inland Water 1.71 km
Whitgift Pond Inland Water 1.97 km
Ballards Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.4 km
Haling Grove Woodland Or Forest 2.45 km
Coombe Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.48 km
Croham Hurst Woodland Or Forest 2.8 km
Breakneck Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.83 km
Pinewood Woodland Or Forest 3.5 km
Long Lane Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.55 km
Purley Beeches Woodland Or Forest 3.73 km
Pollards Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.82 km
Littleheath Woods Woodland Or Forest 3.83 km
Round Shaw Woodland Or Forest 3.88 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for CR0 1LH - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 18.5 Mbps 15.2 Mbps 22.28 Mbps
Upload 1 Mbps 1 Mbps 1.27 Mbps
Speed Band
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 8.5 0.8
2-5 Mbps - -
5-10 Mbps - -
10-30 Mbps 18.5 1.1
30-300 Mbps - -
300+ Mbps - -


Country England
County Outer London
Latitude 51.37494900
Longitude -0.09668300
OS Easting 532569
OS Northing 0165707
OS Positional Quality Within the building of the matched address closest to the postcode mean

Index of Deprivation

Most Deprived
Least Deprived

Police Force Association

Metropolitan Police


Westminster Parliamentary
Croydon Central
Electoral Ward Fairfield
Local Authority District Croydon
Region / Government Office Region London
European Electoral Region London
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: London
Local Learning and Skills Council London South

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E09000008
Travel To Work Area London


NHS England Region London
Primary Care Trust
Cancer Alliance North West and South West London
Strategic Health Authority
Sustainability and Transformation
South West London Health and Care Partnership
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS South West London CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Ethnicity central
Group: Aspirational techies
Subgroup: New EU tech workers
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Croydon BUASD
Workplace Zone E33029549
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Croydon 027
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Croydon 027C
Output Area / Small Area 3D1