Postcode CR4 1JP (Merton)

Map showing CR4 1JP and nearby postcodes

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

CR4 1JP is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 5.5 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 CR4 1JP as Multicultural metropolitans > Asian traits > Multicultural new arrivals.

The closest road name to CR4 1JP is Talbot Close which is centered 191 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Sherwood Park Road (CR4) and is 292 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 1 km away at Beddington Lane Tram Stop The closest railway station is Mitcham Junction Rail Station, 1.28 km away.

The closest primary school to CR4 1JP (for ages 11 and under) is The Sherwood School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on November 15, 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 832 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on June 14, 2018.

Residents reported an average download speed of 87.7 Mbps and an average upload speed of 10.7 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 2.5 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

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

Nearby Roads

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

Talbot Close 191 m
Castleton Road 197 m
Lexden Road 219 m
Sherwood Park Road 243 m
Franklin Crescent 243 m
Hadley Road 258 m
Walton Way 259 m
Beverley Road 283 m
Abbotts Road 298 m
New Barns Avenue 330 m
Vale Road 333 m
Commonside East 370 m
Manor Road 379 m
Greenwood Road 429 m
Croydon Road 564 m


Information about the postcode CR4 1JP

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 1JP - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
The Sherwood School Good
(November 15, 2017)
0 m
Harris Primary Academy Merton Outstanding
(July 12, 2017)
526 m
Harris Academy Merton Outstanding
(September 27, 2012)
626 m
William Morris Primary School Good
(February 9, 2017)
659 m
The Archbishop Lanfranc Academy Good
(March 30, 2017)
1.09 km
St Mark's Church of England Academy Good
(November 8, 2017)
1.27 km
Stanford Primary School 1.35 km
Lonesome Primary School Good
(July 10, 2019)
1.39 km
St Thomas of Canterbury Catholic Primary School Good
(March 28, 2017)
1.41 km
Gonville Academy Good
(March 14, 2017)
1.44 km
Jus'T'Learn Good
(July 4, 2019)
1.51 km
Norbury Manor Primary School Good
(October 20, 2017)
1.61 km
St Mark's Primary School Good
(June 25, 2019)
1.62 km
Cranmer Primary School Good
(July 10, 2018)
1.65 km
Woodmansterne School Good
(May 15, 2019)
1.72 km
West Thornton Primary School 1.73 km
Beecholme Primary School Good
(July 10, 2019)
1.75 km
Date Valley School 1.75 km
Granton Primary School Outstanding
(July 5, 2017)
1.77 km
St Peter and Paul Catholic Primary School Good
(January 23, 2020)
1.79 km

Nearby Food

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

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Eagle Pharmacy Retailers - other Exempt
March 30, 2015
832 m
Jerk Place Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
832 m
North Cafe Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
June 14, 2018
832 m
Northborough News Ltd Retailers - other 4
April 15, 2021
832 m
Post Office Retailers - other 5
Very Good
May 15, 2020
832 m
Save Express Retailers - other 4
November 15, 2021
832 m
Eltandia Hall Care Centre Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
January 23, 2019
969 m
La Finca Coffee Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
993 m
St Olaves Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 3
February 5, 2019
1.03 km
31 Rowan Road Distributors/Transporters Exempt
1.22 km
Dan Grill Express Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 5, 2021
1.22 km
Fornos Delicatessen Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
May 2, 2019
1.22 km
Metros Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
November 13, 2021
1.22 km
Shell Rowan Road Retailers - other 4
January 23, 2019
1.22 km
Vivian Ltd Retailers - other 4
January 14, 2020
1.22 km
Caffe Paradiso Manufacturers/packers Exempt
May 7, 2021
1.25 km
Chango Distributors/Transporters 4
April 24, 2019
1.25 km
Getir Distributors/Transporters Awaiting Inspection
1.25 km
Jiffy Grocery Retailers - other Awaiting Inspection
1.25 km
Cater Link at Stanford Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
February 27, 2018
1.35 km

Nearby Travel Links

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

Sherwood Park Road (CR4) Bus Stop/Station 292 m
Sherwood Park Road (CR4) Bus Stop/Station 308 m
Sherwood Park Road (CR4) Bus Stop/Station 405 m
Robinhood Lane Bus Stop/Station 428 m
Robinhood Lane Bus Stop/Station 476 m
Beddington Lane Tram Stop Metro/Tram 1 km
Beddington Lane Tram Stop Metro/Tram 1.01 km
Beddington Lane Tram Stop Metro/Tram 1.01 km
Mitcham Junction Rail Station Rail 1.28 km
Mitcham Eastfields Rail Station Rail 1.36 km
Mitcham Eastfields Rail Station Rail 1.37 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 8.1 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 8.11 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 8.12 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 26.42 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 26.58 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 26.86 km

Nearby Nature

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

Pollards Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.13 km
Paper Mill Cut Inland Water 2.02 km
Selby Green Woodland Or Forest 2.39 km
St Alban's Grove Woodland Or Forest 2.42 km
Norwood Grove Woodland Or Forest 2.85 km
Wilderness Island Woodland Or Forest 2.97 km
Biggin Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.03 km
Elm Grove Woodland Or Forest 3.38 km
Waddon Ponds Inland Water 3.43 km
Greenshaw Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.74 km
Convent Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.93 km
Duppas Hill Hill Or Mountain 4 km
South Norwood Lake Inland Water 4.79 km
Park Hill Hill Or Mountain 4.89 km
Westow Hill Hill Or Mountain 5.04 km


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

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 107 Mbps 87.7 Mbps 205 Mbps
Upload 10 Mbps 10.7 Mbps 21 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 8 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 22 9
30-300 Mbps 0% 114.1 12.4
300+ Mbps 100% - -

Gas Consumption

14 meters consuming 232,366 kWh - mean 16,598 kWh : median 18,281 kWh

Energy usage data for CR4 1JP - Data from 2020


Country England
County Outer London
Latitude 51.39828400
Longitude -0.14143000
OS Easting 529389
OS Northing 0168222
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: Asian traits
Subgroup: Multicultural new arrivals
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Merton BUASD
Workplace Zone E33035443
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Merton 017
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Merton 017E
Output Area / Small Area 4C2