Postcode CR4 1AQ (Merton)

Map showing CR4 1AQ and nearby postcodes

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

CR4 1AQ 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 1AQ as Multicultural metropolitans > Rented family living > Commuters with young families.

The closest road name to CR4 1AQ is Maple Close which is centered 17 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Warminster Way and is 178 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 2.12 km away at Colliers Wood Underground Station The closest railway station is Mitcham Eastfields Rail Station, 441 m away.

The closest primary school to CR4 1AQ (for ages 11 and under) is Beecholme 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 1AQ is The Vale and is 450 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 627 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Needs Improvement on March 14, 2022.

Residents reported an average download speed of 92.1 Mbps and an average upload speed of 15 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 93.8% 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 2.5 out of 10. Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.4 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for CR4 1AQ 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 1AQ and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

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

Maple Close 17 m
Oakleigh Way 81 m
Birch Walk 116 m
Limetree Place 122 m
Briggs Close 166 m
Edgehill Road 171 m
Bolstead Road 187 m
Woodside Way 191 m
Allen Close 235 m
Firs Close 240 m
Warminster Way 258 m
Beecholme Avenue 265 m
Ebenezer Walk 287 m
Lonesome Way 292 m
Bennetts Close 305 m


Information about the postcode CR4 1AQ

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 1AQ - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Beecholme Primary School Good
(July 10, 2019)
164 m
Lonesome Primary School Good
(July 10, 2019)
209 m
Gorringe Park Primary School Good
(November 16, 2017)
508 m
Granton Primary School Outstanding
(July 5, 2017)
591 m
St Mark's Church of England Academy Good
(November 8, 2017)
704 m
Stanford Primary School 952 m
St Mark's Primary School Good
(June 25, 2019)
969 m
Woodmansterne School Good
(May 15, 2019)
1 km
Links Primary School Good
(September 29, 2021)
1.05 km
St Thomas of Canterbury Catholic Primary School Good
(March 28, 2017)
1.08 km
Jus'T'Learn Good
(July 4, 2019)
1.17 km
Furzedown Primary School Good
(March 14, 2017)
1.17 km
Eagle House School Good
(November 8, 2019)
1.2 km
Penwortham Primary School Good
(October 17, 2017)
1.21 km
Bond Primary School Good
(February 13, 2019)
1.23 km
Goldfinch Primary School 1.26 km
Graveney School Outstanding
(March 18, 2015)
1.29 km
Harris Primary Academy Merton Outstanding
(July 12, 2017)
1.32 km
RISE Education Good
(June 7, 2018)
1.4 km
Norbury Manor Primary School Good
(October 20, 2017)
1.48 km

Nearby Food

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

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Leonard Mini-Market Retailers - other 4
June 14, 2018
434 m
Mums cafe 11 Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 4, 2019
434 m
Kiddies Kottage Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
November 3, 2020
450 m
The Vale Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
December 1, 2021
450 m
31 Rowan Road Distributors/Transporters Exempt
550 m
Dan Grill Express Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 5, 2021
550 m
Fornos Delicatessen Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
May 2, 2019
550 m
Metros Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
November 13, 2021
550 m
Shell Rowan Road Retailers - other 4
January 23, 2019
550 m
Vivian Ltd Retailers - other 4
January 14, 2020
550 m
Chimes News 2 Retailers - other 5
Very Good
February 20, 2019
576 m
Granton Primary School School/college/university 2
Needs Improvement
September 9, 2021
591 m
Young People Matter - After School Club Other catering premises 4
March 4, 2022
591 m
Signor Ciccio Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
January 19, 2021
621 m
Vale Mini Market News Food \& Wine Retailers - other 4
January 19, 2021
621 m
Chicken Express Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 28, 2021
627 m
Fairlight Chemist Retailers - other Exempt
March 30, 2015
627 m
Lidl Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
January 14, 2020
627 m
Rowan Tandoori Takeaway/sandwich shop 2
Needs Improvement
March 14, 2022
627 m
Caffe Paradiso Manufacturers/packers Exempt
May 7, 2021
690 m

Nearby Travel Links

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

Warminster Way Bus Stop/Station 178 m
Warminster Way Bus Stop/Station 180 m
Clay Avenue Bus Stop/Station 210 m
Ebenezer Walk Bus Stop/Station 234 m
Ebenezer Walk Bus Stop/Station 301 m
Colliers Wood Underground Station Metro/Tram 2.12 km
Colliers Wood Underground Station Metro/Tram 2.13 km
Colliers Wood Underground Station Metro/Tram 2.13 km
Mitcham Eastfields Rail Station Rail 441 m
Mitcham Eastfields Rail Station Rail 569 m
Mitcham Eastfields Rail Station Rail 603 m
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 6.51 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 6.52 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 6.53 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 27.87 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 28.03 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 28.33 km

Nearby Nature

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

Pollards Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.78 km
Norwood Grove Woodland Or Forest 2.48 km
Paper Mill Cut Inland Water 2.54 km
Biggin Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.92 km
Selby Green Woodland Or Forest 3.13 km
St Alban's Grove Woodland Or Forest 3.28 km
Convent Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.74 km
Wilderness Island Woodland Or Forest 4.27 km
Greenshaw Wood Woodland Or Forest 4.37 km
Ashen Grove Wood Woodland Or Forest 4.75 km
Elm Grove Woodland Or Forest 4.76 km
Cherry Wood Woodland Or Forest 4.79 km
Knight's Hill Hill Or Mountain 4.81 km
Wimbledon Park Lake Inland Water 4.85 km
Eagle Pond Inland Water 4.94 km


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

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 73.1 Mbps 92.1 Mbps 205 Mbps
Upload 19.5 Mbps 15 Mbps 21 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 5.5 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% - -
30-300 Mbps 6.3% 98.1 16
300+ Mbps 93.8% - -

Gas Consumption

31 meters consuming 505,651 kWh - mean 16,311 kWh : median 15,570 kWh

Electricity Consumption

32 meters consuming 109,235 kWh - mean 3,414 kWh : median 3,189 kWh

Energy usage data for CR4 1AQ - Data from 2020


Country England
County Outer London
Latitude 51.41172600
Longitude -0.14923700
OS Easting 528810
OS Northing 0169703
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: Rented family living
Subgroup: Commuters with young families
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Merton BUASD
Workplace Zone E33035429
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Merton 014
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Merton 014D
Output Area / Small Area 4A3