Postcode DT10 1AH (Dorset)

Map showing DT10 1AH and nearby postcodes

The postcode DT10 1AH is located in Dorset It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. DT10 1AH is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

DT10 1AH is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 3.8 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 DT10 1AH as Rural residents > Rural tenants > Ageing rural flat tenants.

The closest road name to DT10 1AH is Alder Close which is centered 51 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Alder Close and is 53 m away.

The closest primary school to DT10 1AH (for ages 11 and under) is William Barnes Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on March 14, 2017. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Sturminster Newton High School. The last OFSTED inspection on June 13, 2018 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of DT10 1AH is Sturminster Newton United Football Club and is 542 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on January 7, 2020. The nearest takeaway food is available from Easternity and is 629 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Good on September 29, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 61.9 Mbps and an average upload speed of 15.9 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 1.2 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for DT10 1AH is covered by the Dorset police force association and Dorset is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to DT10 1AH and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to DT10 1AH, and the approximate distance away.

Alder Close 51 m
Hambledon View 117 m
Coles Close 126 m
Rixon Hill 133 m
Rixon Close 149 m
Filbridge Rise 191 m
Elm Close 193 m
Bull Ground Lane 198 m
Friars Moor 218 m
Green Close 258 m
Rivers Mead 353 m
Manston Road 1.02 km
B3091 5.45 km
A357 6.22 km
B3081 11.31 km


Information about the postcode DT10 1AH

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 DT10 1AH - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Yewstock School Outstanding
(January 10, 2017)
542 m
Sturminster Newton High School Good
(June 13, 2018)
784 m
William Barnes Primary School Good
(March 14, 2017)
865 m
Okeford Fitzpaine Church of England School 3.79 km
The Forum School Good
(December 5, 2019)
4.2 km
St Gregory's Church of England Primary School, Marnhull Requires improvement
(February 28, 2019)
4.42 km
St Nicholas Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School, Child Okeford Good
(May 22, 2018)
4.62 km
Shillingstone Church of England Primary School 5.34 km
St Mary's Catholic Primary School, Marnhull Good
(January 17, 2017)
5.64 km
Hanford School 6.2 km
Stalbridge Church of England Primary School Good
(March 28, 2017)
6.72 km
Clayesmore School 7.05 km
Clayesmore Preparatory School 7.21 km
Stower Provost Community School Requires improvement
(March 27, 2019)
7.3 km
Hazelbury Bryan Primary School Good
(October 17, 2017)
7.42 km
St Andrew's Church of England Primary School 7.55 km
Durweston CofE VA Primary School Requires improvement
(January 10, 2019)
8.8 km
St Nicholas CofE Primary School, Henstridge Good
(January 12, 2017)
8.88 km
All Saints Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School Good
(December 7, 2017)
9.98 km
The Abbey CofE VA Primary School, Shaftesbury Good
(March 21, 2017)
10.44 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from DT10 1AH - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Chocolate Arthouse Retailers - other 5
Very Good
September 22, 2016
251 m
Hotch Potch Gluten Free Savouries Ltd Manufacturers/packers 5
Very Good
February 27, 2020
251 m
Colten Care Ltd Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
February 3, 2022
388 m
Harts Coffee Shop Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
July 26, 2021
496 m
Co-operative Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
February 6, 2020
525 m
Sturminster Newton United Football Club Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
January 7, 2020
542 m
Yewstock School School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 24, 2021
542 m
Royal British Legion Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 24, 2022
584 m
Sturminster Newton Country Market Retailers - other 5
Very Good
November 26, 2018
588 m
The Exchange Other catering premises 5
Very Good
November 29, 2018
588 m
One Stop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
November 28, 2019
615 m
Poets Corner Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 21, 2021
615 m
Bulgarian Food Retailers - other 5
Very Good
March 2, 2018
629 m
Easternity Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
September 29, 2021
629 m
Nazareth Lodge Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 21, 2019
638 m
Community Cafe Do Drop In Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 30, 2019
649 m
Holebrook Fine Foods Manufacturers/packers 5
Very Good
September 16, 2019
677 m
Oxfords Bakery Retailers - other 4
June 24, 2021
677 m
The Swan Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
October 21, 2020
677 m
Boots UK Ltd Retailers - other Exempt
November 26, 2018
706 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to DT10 1AH - Data from Apr 2022

Alder Close Bus Stop/Station 53 m
Alder Close Bus Stop/Station 56 m
Friars Moor Bus Stop/Station 157 m
Friars Moor Bus Stop/Station 176 m
Nordcat Depot Bus Stop/Station 335 m
Bournemouth International Airport Air 36.71 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to DT10 1AH - Data from Dec 2021

Bathing Island Island 1.06 km
Manston Copse Woodland Or Forest 1.16 km
Girdler's Coppice Woodland Or Forest 1.17 km
Yewstock Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.2 km
Brockhole Woodland Or Forest 1.3 km
Twinwood Coppice Woodland Or Forest 1.31 km
Fish's Island Island 1.4 km
Higher Twinwood Coppice Woodland Or Forest 1.54 km
Piddles Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.58 km
Dunch Mouth Inland Water 1.67 km
Lovell's Coppice Woodland Or Forest 1.89 km
Queen's Coppice Woodland Or Forest 1.91 km
Joyce's Coppice Woodland Or Forest 2.45 km
Spar Coppice Woodland Or Forest 2.47 km
Banbury Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.52 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for DT10 1AH - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 65.4 Mbps 61.9 Mbps 77.43 Mbps
Upload 18.2 Mbps 15.9 Mbps 19.98 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% - -
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% - -
30-300 Mbps 100% 61.8 16
300+ Mbps 0% - -

Gas Consumption

6 meters consuming 48,356 kWh - mean 8,059 kWh : median 7,556 kWh

Energy usage data for DT10 1AH - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 50.92918000
Longitude -2.29638100
OS Easting 379267
OS Northing 0114457
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



Westminster Parliamentary
North Dorset
Electoral Ward Sturminster Newton
Local Authority District Dorset
Region / Government Office Region South West
European Electoral Region South West
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: Dorset
Local Learning and Skills Council Bournemouth, Dorset and Poole

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E06000059
Travel To Work Area Blandford Forum and Gillingham


NHS England Region South West
Primary Care Trust
Cancer Alliance Wessex
Strategic Health Authority
South West
Sustainability and Transformation
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS Dorset CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Rural residents
Group: Rural tenants
Subgroup: Ageing rural flat tenants
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural town and fringe
Built-Up Area Sturminster Newton BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33049456
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
North Dorset 004
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
North Dorset 004E
Output Area / Small Area 1B3