Postcode CR4 1BP (Merton)

Map showing CR4 1BP and nearby postcodes

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

CR4 1BP is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 4.3 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 1BP as Multicultural metropolitans > Challenged Asian terraces > Asian terraces and flats.

The closest road name to CR4 1BP is Wide Way which is centered 64 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Ivy Gardens and is 28 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 1.5 km away at Beddington Lane Tram Stop The closest railway station is Norbury Rail Station, 1.36 km away.

The closest primary school to CR4 1BP (for ages 11 and under) is William Morris Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on February 9, 2017. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Harris Academy Merton. The last OFSTED inspection on September 27, 2012 rated this school as Outstanding

The nearest takeaway food is available from North Cafe and is 312 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on June 14, 2018.

Residents reported an average download speed of 43.5 Mbps and an average upload speed of 4.7 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.

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 1.8 out of 10. Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.3 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

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

Nearby Roads

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

Wide Way 64 m
Ivy Gardens 109 m
Holly Way 113 m
Oriel Close 131 m
Brecon Close 167 m
Greenwood Road 197 m
Caernarvon Close 225 m
Fern Avenue 258 m
Vale Road 315 m
Beverley Road 343 m
Elm Gardens 360 m
Sherwood Park Road 387 m
Norbury Cross 391 m
Abbotts Road 392 m
Chestnut Grove 465 m


Information about the postcode CR4 1BP

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 1BP - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Harris Academy Merton Outstanding
(September 27, 2012)
0 m
William Morris Primary School Good
(February 9, 2017)
204 m
Harris Primary Academy Merton Outstanding
(July 12, 2017)
225 m
The Sherwood School Good
(November 15, 2017)
626 m
Stanford Primary School 899 m
Norbury Manor Primary School Good
(October 20, 2017)
1.02 km
The Archbishop Lanfranc Academy Good
(March 30, 2017)
1.21 km
Gonville Academy Good
(March 14, 2017)
1.21 km
Woodmansterne School Good
(May 15, 2019)
1.26 km
Lonesome Primary School Good
(July 10, 2019)
1.35 km
Winterbourne Nursery and Infants' School Requires improvement
(December 12, 2019)
1.46 km
Winterbourne Boys' Academy Good
(March 1, 2017)
1.46 km
Winterbourne Junior Girls' School Good
(November 2, 2017)
1.46 km
Granton Primary School Outstanding
(July 5, 2017)
1.47 km
St Mark's Church of England Academy Good
(November 8, 2017)
1.47 km
Paxton Academy Sports And Science Serious Weaknesses
(November 27, 2019)
1.56 km
Beecholme Primary School Good
(July 10, 2019)
1.67 km
West Thornton Primary School 1.75 km
St Thomas of Canterbury Catholic Primary School Good
(March 28, 2017)
1.75 km
Kensington Avenue Primary School 1.85 km

Nearby Food

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

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Eagle Pharmacy Retailers - other Exempt
March 30, 2015
312 m
Jerk Place Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
312 m
North Cafe Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
June 14, 2018
312 m
Northborough News Ltd Retailers - other 4
April 15, 2021
312 m
Post Office Retailers - other 5
Very Good
May 15, 2020
312 m
Save Express Retailers - other 4
November 15, 2021
312 m
Eltandia Hall Care Centre Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
January 23, 2019
546 m
La Finca Coffee Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
686 m
St Olaves Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 3
February 5, 2019
761 m
Wheelers Newsagents Retailers - other 2
Needs Improvement
February 18, 2021
798 m
Cater Link at Stanford Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
February 27, 2018
899 m
Little Rayes Daycare Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises Awaiting Inspection
902 m
Caffe Paradiso Manufacturers/packers Exempt
May 7, 2021
932 m
Chango Distributors/Transporters 4
April 24, 2019
932 m
Getir Distributors/Transporters Awaiting Inspection
932 m
Jiffy Grocery Retailers - other Awaiting Inspection
932 m
31 Rowan Road Distributors/Transporters Exempt
991 m
Dan Grill Express Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 5, 2021
991 m
Fornos Delicatessen Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
May 2, 2019
991 m
Metros Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
November 13, 2021
991 m

Nearby Travel Links

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

Ivy Gardens Bus Stop/Station 28 m
Ivy Gardens Bus Stop/Station 68 m
Caernarvon Close Bus Stop/Station 175 m
Northborough Road Bus Stop/Station 235 m
Pollards Hill Library Bus Stop/Station 271 m
Beddington Lane Tram Stop Metro/Tram 1.5 km
Beddington Lane Tram Stop Metro/Tram 1.5 km
Beddington Lane Tram Stop Metro/Tram 1.5 km
Norbury Rail Station Rail 1.36 km
Mitcham Eastfields Rail Station Rail 1.54 km
Mitcham Eastfields Rail Station Rail 1.54 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 7.92 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 7.93 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 7.94 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 26.86 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 27.02 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 27.28 km

Nearby Nature

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

Pollards Hill Hill Or Mountain 519 m
Norwood Grove Woodland Or Forest 2.24 km
Biggin Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.41 km
Paper Mill Cut Inland Water 2.61 km
Selby Green Woodland Or Forest 3.01 km
St Alban's Grove Woodland Or Forest 3.05 km
Convent Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.31 km
Wilderness Island Woodland Or Forest 3.54 km
Waddon Ponds Inland Water 3.62 km
Elm Grove Woodland Or Forest 3.9 km
Duppas Hill Hill Or Mountain 4.12 km
South Norwood Lake Inland Water 4.24 km
Greenshaw Wood Woodland Or Forest 4.37 km
Westow Hill Hill Or Mountain 4.42 km
Dulwich Upper Wood Woodland Or Forest 4.61 km


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

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 14.3 Mbps 43.5 Mbps 205 Mbps
Upload 1.1 Mbps 4.7 Mbps 21 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 7.3 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 13.9 1
30-300 Mbps 0% 117.2 13.5
300+ Mbps 100% - -

Gas Consumption

22 meters consuming 260,330 kWh - mean 11,833 kWh : median 9,597 kWh

Electricity Consumption

21 meters consuming 47,739 kWh - mean 2,273 kWh : median 2,029 kWh

Energy usage data for CR4 1BP - Data from 2020


Country England
County Outer London
Latitude 51.40182400
Longitude -0.13445400
OS Easting 529866
OS Northing 0168628
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 Pollards Hill
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 E33035452
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Merton 019
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Merton 019E
Output Area / Small Area 4B1