Postcode CR4 1AD (Merton)

Map showing CR4 1AD and nearby postcodes

The postcode CR4 1AD is located in Merton, in the county of Outer London. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. CR4 1AD is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

CR4 1AD is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 3.2 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 CR4 1AD as Multicultural metropolitans > Challenged Asian terraces > Asian terraces and flats.

The closest road name to CR4 1AD is Warminster Way which is centered 19 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Clay Avenue and is 76 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 2.03 km away at Mitcham Junction Tram Stop The closest railway station is Mitcham Eastfields Rail Station, 475 m away.

The closest primary school to CR4 1AD (for ages 11 and under) is Lonesome Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on July 10, 2019. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is St Mark's Church of England Academy. The last OFSTED inspection on November 8, 2017 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of CR4 1AD is The Vale and is 442 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on December 1, 2021. The nearest takeaway food is available from Rowan Tandoori and is 497 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Needs Improvement on March 14, 2022.

Residents reported an average download speed of 98.7 Mbps and an average upload speed of 13.8 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 97.4% of residents have broadband access of ultrafast 300+ Mbps. 100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 2.2 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for CR4 1AD is covered by the Metropolitan Police police force association and Sutton and Merton is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to CR4 1AD and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to CR4 1AD, and the approximate distance away.

Warminster Way 19 m
Eldertree Way 100 m
Eldertree Place 109 m
Woodstock Way 115 m
Limetree Place 190 m
Oakleigh Way 192 m
Bolstead Road 212 m
Thrupp Close 214 m
York Lane 215 m
Meopham Road 225 m
Ebenezer Walk 241 m
Woodside Way 247 m
Mulholland Close 266 m
Maple Close 276 m
Birch Walk 281 m


Information about the postcode CR4 1AD

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 CR4 1AD - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Lonesome Primary School Good
(July 10, 2019)
135 m
Beecholme Primary School Good
(July 10, 2019)
432 m
Granton Primary School Outstanding
(July 5, 2017)
625 m
St Mark's Church of England Academy Good
(November 8, 2017)
634 m
Gorringe Park Primary School Good
(November 16, 2017)
709 m
Stanford Primary School 782 m
Woodmansterne School Good
(May 15, 2019)
927 m
St Mark's Primary School Good
(June 25, 2019)
993 m
St Thomas of Canterbury Catholic Primary School Good
(March 28, 2017)
1.04 km
Harris Primary Academy Merton Outstanding
(July 12, 2017)
1.05 km
Jus'T'Learn Good
(July 4, 2019)
1.14 km
Harris Academy Merton Outstanding
(September 27, 2012)
1.24 km
Eagle House School Good
(November 8, 2019)
1.25 km
Links Primary School Good
(September 29, 2021)
1.32 km
Norbury Manor Primary School Good
(October 20, 2017)
1.32 km
The Sherwood School Good
(November 15, 2017)
1.33 km
Bond Primary School Good
(February 13, 2019)
1.34 km
Goldfinch Primary School 1.41 km
Penwortham Primary School Good
(October 17, 2017)
1.41 km
Furzedown Primary School Good
(March 14, 2017)
1.43 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from CR4 1AD - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
31 Rowan Road Distributors/Transporters Exempt
331 m
Dan Grill Express Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 5, 2021
331 m
Fornos Delicatessen Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
May 2, 2019
331 m
Metros Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
November 13, 2021
331 m
Shell Rowan Road Retailers - other 4
January 23, 2019
331 m
Vivian Ltd Retailers - other 4
January 14, 2020
331 m
Kiddies Kottage Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
November 3, 2020
442 m
The Vale Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
December 1, 2021
442 m
Leonard Mini-Market Retailers - other 4
June 14, 2018
443 m
Mums cafe 11 Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 4, 2019
443 m
Caffe Paradiso Manufacturers/packers Exempt
May 7, 2021
495 m
Chango Distributors/Transporters 4
April 24, 2019
495 m
Getir Distributors/Transporters Awaiting Inspection
495 m
Jiffy Grocery Retailers - other Awaiting Inspection
495 m
Chicken Express Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 28, 2021
497 m
Fairlight Chemist Retailers - other Exempt
March 30, 2015
497 m
Lidl Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
January 14, 2020
497 m
Rowan Tandoori Takeaway/sandwich shop 2
Needs Improvement
March 14, 2022
497 m
St Olaves Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 3
February 5, 2019
517 m
Chimes News 2 Retailers - other 5
Very Good
February 20, 2019
526 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to CR4 1AD - Data from Apr 2022

Clay Avenue Bus Stop/Station 76 m
Clay Avenue Bus Stop/Station 90 m
Warminster Way Bus Stop/Station 94 m
Warminster Way Bus Stop/Station 99 m
Warminster Way Bus Stop/Station 105 m
Mitcham Junction Tram Stop Metro/Tram 2.03 km
Mitcham Junction Station Metro/Tram 2.04 km
Mitcham Junction Tram Stop Metro/Tram 2.04 km
Mitcham Eastfields Rail Station Rail 475 m
Mitcham Eastfields Rail Station Rail 563 m
Mitcham Eastfields Rail Station Rail 586 m
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 6.77 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 6.78 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 6.8 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 27.65 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 27.81 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 28.11 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to CR4 1AD - Data from Dec 2021

Pollards Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.54 km
Norwood Grove Woodland Or Forest 2.41 km
Paper Mill Cut Inland Water 2.44 km
Biggin Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.82 km
Selby Green Woodland Or Forest 3.01 km
St Alban's Grove Woodland Or Forest 3.15 km
Convent Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.67 km
Wilderness Island Woodland Or Forest 4.07 km
Greenshaw Wood Woodland Or Forest 4.28 km
Elm Grove Woodland Or Forest 4.55 km
Waddon Ponds Inland Water 4.75 km
Cherry Wood Woodland Or Forest 4.86 km
Knight's Hill Hill Or Mountain 4.89 km
Westow Hill Hill Or Mountain 4.94 km
Ashen Grove Wood Woodland Or Forest 5.01 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for CR4 1AD - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 107 Mbps 98.7 Mbps 331 Mbps
Upload 10 Mbps 13.8 Mbps 36 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 6 0.5
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 11 1
30-300 Mbps 2.6% 103.7 14.9
300+ Mbps 97.4% 331 36

Gas Consumption

39 meters consuming 549,047 kWh - mean 14,078 kWh : median 13,522 kWh

Energy usage data for CR4 1AD - Data from 2020


Country England
County Outer London
Latitude 51.40970500
Longitude -0.14711800
OS Easting 528963
OS Northing 0169482
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
Mitcham and Morden
Electoral Ward Longthornton
Local Authority District Merton
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 E09000024
Travel To Work Area London


NHS England Region London
Primary Care Trust
Sutton and Merton
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: Multicultural metropolitans
Group: Challenged Asian terraces
Subgroup: Asian terraces and flats
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Merton BUASD
Workplace Zone E33035428
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Merton 014
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Merton 014D
Output Area / Small Area 4B1