Postcode IP17 1AD (East Suffolk) Terminated March 2002

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The postcode IP17 1AD is located in East Suffolk, in the county of Suffolk. It was introduced in January 1980 and terminated in March 2002.IP17 1AD is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

IP17 1AD is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 4.7 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 IP17 1AD as Urbanites > Ageing urban living > Communal retirement.

The closest road name to IP17 1AD is High Street which is centered 43 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Waitrose and is 156 m away. The closest railway station is Entrance1, 188 m away.

The closest primary school to IP17 1AD (for ages 11 and under) is Saxmundham Primary School.

The local pub for residents of IP17 1AD is Community Fridge and is 43 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on November 18, 2019. The nearest takeaway food is available from Mandarin House and is 66 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Satisfactory on October 29, 2021.

Policing for IP17 1AD is covered by the Suffolk police force association and Suffolk is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to IP17 1AD and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to IP17 1AD, and the approximate distance away.

High Street 43 m
Market Place 94 m
Back of Market Place 95 m
Station Approach 113 m
Bell Close 122 m
Bakers Mews 123 m
Fromus Square 142 m
Church Street 153 m
Street Farm Road 168 m
Warren Avenue 187 m
Chantry Road 201 m
New Cut 211 m
Sawmill Close 245 m
Holly Way 259 m
Howards Walk 261 m


Information about the postcode IP17 1AD

Introduction January 1980
Termination March 2002
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 IP17 1AD - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Set Saxmundham School Good
(February 20, 2018)
703 m
Saxmundham Primary School 721 m
Kelsale Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School Good
(May 9, 2017)
1.35 km
Benhall St Mary's Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School Good
(November 21, 2017)
1.36 km
Snape Primary School 4.59 km
Summerhill School 5.46 km
Coldfair Green Community Primary School 5.56 km
Yoxford & Peasenhall Primary Academy Good
(September 12, 2019)
5.84 km
Compass Community School Aylward Park 6.01 km
Middleton Community Primary School Good
(December 18, 2019)
6.35 km
Leiston Primary School Good
(December 1, 2017)
6.35 km
Alde Valley Academy Good
(September 21, 2017)
6.46 km
Aldeburgh Primary School Good
(March 5, 2020)
10.21 km
Rendlesham Primary School 10.94 km
Wickham Market Primary School Good
(October 10, 2017)
11.42 km
All Saints Church of England Primary School, Laxfield Outstanding
(October 20, 2021)
13.25 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from IP17 1AD - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Community Fridge Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
November 18, 2019
43 m
Vela Art Gallery Other catering premises 5
Very Good
August 27, 2021
57 m
The Bell At Sax Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 4
October 29, 2021
61 m
Mandarin House Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
October 29, 2021
66 m
The Edge Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 11, 2021
66 m
Trawlers Catch Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
April 5, 2022
66 m
Get Stuffed Retailers - other 5
Very Good
April 4, 2022
88 m
Jinny's Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
April 5, 2022
88 m
Saxmundham Local Retailers - other 4
December 3, 2021
88 m
Saxon Wines Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 20, 2021
88 m
Zorbas Kebab Cafe Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
February 27, 2019
88 m
CandyHeaven Retailers - other 4
December 7, 2021
96 m
At The Crossroads Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
June 28, 2007
104 m
K B Stannard & Sons Retailers - other 5
Very Good
March 30, 2022
104 m
Mama Bears Cake Bar Retailers - other 5
Very Good
August 18, 2021
104 m
Prince Of Bengal Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 19, 2021
104 m
Waitrose Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
March 7, 2022
104 m
Number 1 Bakery Retailers - other 5
Very Good
February 19, 2022
110 m
Queens Head Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
November 22, 2018
110 m
Truffles Et Al Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
110 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to IP17 1AD - Data from Apr 2022

Waitrose Bus Stop/Station 156 m
Street Farm Road Bus Stop/Station 177 m
Waitrose Bus Stop/Station 177 m
Street Farm Road Bus Stop/Station 181 m
Railway Station Bus Stop/Station 185 m
Entrance1 Rail 188 m
Entrance2 Rail 218 m

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to IP17 1AD - Data from Dec 2021

Lodge Plantation Woodland Or Forest 281 m
Boundary Belt Woodland Or Forest 726 m
Rookery Wood Woodland Or Forest 767 m
Park Farm Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.04 km
New Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.13 km
Catsnaps Belt Woodland Or Forest 1.15 km
New Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.17 km
Bloomfield's Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.25 km
King's Belt Woodland Or Forest 1.31 km
Ash Belt Woodland Or Forest 1.31 km
Leekhill Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.4 km
Gardener's Belt Woodland Or Forest 1.43 km
Pearls Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.56 km
Bullockshed Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.62 km
Harris's Belt Woodland Or Forest 1.65 km


Country England
County Suffolk
Latitude 52.21487200
Longitude 1.49303300
OS Easting 638716
OS Northing 0263157
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
Suffolk Coastal
County Electorial Division Blything ED
Electoral Ward Saxmundham
Local Authority District East Suffolk
Region / Government Office Region East of England
European Electoral Region Eastern
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: New Anglia
Local Learning and Skills Council Suffolk

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E07000244
Travel To Work Area Ipswich


NHS England Region East of England
Primary Care Trust
Cancer Alliance East of England - North
Strategic Health Authority
East of England
Sustainability and Transformation
Suffolk and North East Essex
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS Ipswich and East Suffolk CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Urbanites
Group: Ageing urban living
Subgroup: Communal retirement
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural town and fringe
Built-Up Area Saxmundham BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Saxmundham BUASD
Workplace Zone E33028602
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Suffolk Coastal 003
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Suffolk Coastal 003C
Output Area / Small Area 5B2