Postcode CR9 3AP (Sutton) Terminated June 1999

Map showing CR9 3AP and nearby postcodes

The postcode CR9 3AP is located in Sutton, in the county of Outer London. It was introduced in January 1980 and terminated in June 1999.CR9 3AP is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

CR9 3AP is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 4.1 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 CR9 3AP as Multicultural metropolitans > Rented family living > Commuters with young families.

The closest road name to CR9 3AP is Moys Close which is centered 95 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Rochford Way and is 30 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 582 m away at Therapia Lane Tram Stop The closest railway station is Mitcham Junction Rail Station, 1.75 km away.

The closest primary school to CR9 3AP (for ages 11 and under) is West Thornton Primary School. 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 local pub for residents of CR9 3AP is The Moon Under Water and is 2.06 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on October 15, 2021. The nearest takeaway food is available from North Cafe and is 1.61 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on June 14, 2018.

Policing for CR9 3AP 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 CR9 3AP and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to CR9 3AP, and the approximate distance away.

Moys Close 95 m
Rochford Way 116 m
Red House Road 167 m
Wingate Crescent 193 m
A236 335 m
Therapia Lane 524 m
Beddington Lane 838 m
B272 1.01 km
Mitcham Road 1.02 km
Croydon Road 1.03 km
A237 4.06 km
A214 4.32 km
A23 25.66 km
M25 32.84 km
A3 44.25 km


Information about the postcode CR9 3AP

Introduction January 1980
Termination June 1999
User Type Large User - allocated to single addresses receiving at least 500 mail items per day

Local Schools

School OFSTED ratings, last inspection dates, student age ranges and approximate distance from CR9 3AP - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
The Archbishop Lanfranc Academy Good
(March 30, 2017)
231 m
West Thornton Primary School 767 m
Gonville Academy Good
(March 14, 2017)
937 m
The Sherwood School Good
(November 15, 2017)
1.06 km
William Morris Primary School Good
(February 9, 2017)
1.14 km
Harris Academy Merton Outstanding
(September 27, 2012)
1.3 km
Paxton Academy Sports And Science Serious Weaknesses
(November 27, 2019)
1.38 km
Harris Primary Academy Merton Outstanding
(July 12, 2017)
1.39 km
Harris Primary Academy Croydon 1.62 km
Winterbourne Junior Girls' School Good
(November 2, 2017)
1.69 km
Winterbourne Boys' Academy Good
(March 1, 2017)
1.69 km
Winterbourne Nursery and Infants' School Requires improvement
(December 12, 2019)
1.69 km
Beddington Park Academy 1.85 km
Elmwood Junior School Good
(February 28, 2017)
1.96 km
Elmwood Infant School Good
(July 10, 2018)
1.96 km
Culvers House Primary School Good
(November 14, 2017)
2.02 km
Carew Academy Outstanding
(January 16, 2020)
2.07 km
Ecclesbourne Primary School Good
(February 1, 2018)
2.07 km
Chestnut Park Primary School Outstanding
(June 20, 2018)
2.09 km
Hackbridge Primary School Good
(July 17, 2018)
2.14 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from CR9 3AP - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Eagle Pharmacy Retailers - other Exempt
March 30, 2015
1.61 km
Jerk Place Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
1.61 km
North Cafe Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
June 14, 2018
1.61 km
Northborough News Ltd Retailers - other 4
April 15, 2021
1.61 km
Post Office Retailers - other 5
Very Good
May 15, 2020
1.61 km
Save Express Retailers - other 4
November 15, 2021
1.61 km
Kabul Restaurant Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
1.67 km
Karachi Cuisine Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 8, 2022
1.67 km
Karachi Cuisine Banqueting Hall Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
December 4, 2021
1.67 km
Stop By Jamaican Takeaway Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
November 21, 2019
1.67 km
The Quality Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
November 10, 2017
1.67 km
Cava-Ri Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
1.76 km
Mangualde Restaurant Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
1.76 km
Somomo Ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
1.8 km
Sorrento In Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 23, 2021
1.8 km
Eltandia Hall Care Centre Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
January 23, 2019
1.83 km
Little Rayes Daycare Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises Awaiting Inspection
1.92 km
La Finca Coffee Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
1.94 km
St Olaves Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 3
February 5, 2019
1.99 km
The Moon Under Water Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
October 15, 2021
2.06 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to CR9 3AP - Data from Apr 2022

Rochford Way Bus Stop/Station 30 m
Rochford Way Bus Stop/Station 94 m
Therapia Lane Tram Depot Bus Stop/Station 359 m
Therapia LaneCroydon Cemetery Bus Stop/Station 368 m
Therapia Lane Tram Depot Bus Stop/Station 370 m
Therapia Lane Tram Stop Metro/Tram 582 m
Beddington Lane Tram Stop Metro/Tram 591 m
Therapia Lane Tram Stop Metro/Tram 602 m
Mitcham Junction Rail Station Rail 1.75 km
Hackbridge Rail Station Rail 1.97 km
Hackbridge Rail Station Rail 2.04 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 9.15 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 9.15 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 9.17 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 25.58 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 25.74 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 25.99 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to CR9 3AP - Data from Dec 2021

Pollards Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.53 km
Waddon Ponds Inland Water 2.37 km
Paper Mill Cut Inland Water 2.49 km
Wilderness Island Woodland Or Forest 2.52 km
St Alban's Grove Woodland Or Forest 2.54 km
Selby Green Woodland Or Forest 2.61 km
Elm Grove Woodland Or Forest 2.77 km
Duppas Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.94 km
Biggin Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.34 km
Norwood Grove Woodland Or Forest 3.34 km
Park Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.88 km
Greenshaw Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.89 km
Convent Wood Woodland Or Forest 4.2 km
Round Shaw Woodland Or Forest 4.49 km
South Norwood Lake Inland Water 4.54 km


Country England
County Outer London
Latitude 51.39015300
Longitude -0.13342000
OS Easting 529971
OS Northing 0167332
OS Positional Quality Approximate to within 50 metres

Index of Deprivation

Most Deprived
Least Deprived

Police Force Association

Metropolitan Police


Westminster Parliamentary
Carshalton and Wallington
Electoral Ward Beddington North
Local Authority District Sutton
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 E09000029
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 Sutton BUASD
Workplace Zone E33030622
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Sutton 011
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Sutton 011A
Output Area / Small Area 4A3