Postcode IP17 1UY (East Suffolk)

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The postcode IP17 1UY is located in East Suffolk, in the county of Suffolk. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. IP17 1UY is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

IP17 1UY is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 4.9 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 1UY as Rural residents > Rural tenants > Rural life.

The closest road name to IP17 1UY is Judith Avenue which is centered 79 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Primary School and is 112 m away.

The closest primary school to IP17 1UY (for ages 11 and under) is Coldfair Green Community Primary School.

The local pub for residents of IP17 1UY is The Butchers Arms and is 279 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on March 18, 2022. The nearest takeaway food is available from La Vita Pizza and is 1.8 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on February 26, 2022.

Residents reported an average download speed of 34.3 Mbps and an average upload speed of 7.3 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 97.6% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps. 2.4% of residents have broadband access of 10-30 Mbps.

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 2.7 out of 10. Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.5 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for IP17 1UY 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 1UY and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

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

Judith Avenue 79 m
Buxlow Close 85 m
Hawthorn Close 159 m
St Andrew's Road 250 m
The Fitches 275 m
Mill Road 419 m
Leiston Road 568 m
B1353 1.93 km
B1122 2.17 km
A1094 2.23 km
B1069 5.07 km
A143 37.59 km
A12 54.93 km


Information about the postcode IP17 1UY

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 IP17 1UY - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Coldfair Green Community Primary School 0 m
Alde Valley Academy Good
(September 21, 2017)
1.97 km
Compass Community School Aylward Park 2.11 km
Leiston Primary School Good
(December 1, 2017)
2.13 km
Summerhill School 2.32 km
Snape Primary School 4.72 km
Aldeburgh Primary School Good
(March 5, 2020)
5.15 km
Benhall St Mary's Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School Good
(November 21, 2017)
5.27 km
Set Saxmundham School Good
(February 20, 2018)
6.12 km
Saxmundham Primary School 6.27 km
Kelsale Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School Good
(May 9, 2017)
6.46 km
Middleton Community Primary School Good
(December 18, 2019)
7.09 km
Yoxford & Peasenhall Primary Academy Good
(September 12, 2019)
9.19 km
Rendlesham Primary School 12.37 km

Nearby Food

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

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Aspens Services At Coldfair Green Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
April 29, 2021
0 m
Knodishall Food & Wine Retailers - other 5
Very Good
November 30, 2011
279 m
Pear Tree Lodge Residential Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
October 29, 2021
279 m
The Butchers Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 18, 2022
279 m
Billeaford Hall Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
April 27, 2017
689 m
Aldringham Court Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
February 27, 2022
877 m
The Parrot And Punchbowl Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
February 27, 2022
896 m
Five Acre Barn Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
April 18, 2017
1.08 km
Smithy Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
1.17 km
Engie Catering At Sizewell B Canteen Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
July 14, 2021
1.34 km
Gather & Gather By CH&CO Catering Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
May 13, 2021
1.34 km
Field End Guest House Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 4
January 11, 2011
1.62 km
Raj Food & Wines Retailers - other 5
Very Good
February 1, 2019
1.62 km
Volunteer Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
February 6, 2020
1.69 km
Leiston Ex Servicemens Club Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
December 23, 2019
1.7 km
Leiston Town Athletics Association Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
October 11, 2017
1.7 km
Cinnamon Indian Restaurant T/A Taj Mahal Suffolk Ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
June 18, 2021
1.8 km
La Vita Pizza Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
February 26, 2022
1.8 km
Leiston Pharmacy Retailers - other Exempt
December 16, 2010
1.8 km
Leiston Picture House Retailers - other Exempt
October 23, 2009
1.8 km

Nearby Travel Links

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

Primary School Bus Stop/Station 112 m
Butchers Arms Bus Stop/Station 306 m
Butchers Arms Bus Stop/Station 317 m
Aldringham Court Bus Stop/Station 899 m
Aldringham Court Bus Stop/Station 913 m

Nearby Nature

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

Long Covert Woodland Or Forest 606 m
Crackland's Covert Woodland Or Forest 645 m
Four Acre Covert Woodland Or Forest 777 m
Darkrow Covert Woodland Or Forest 908 m
Portobella Covert Woodland Or Forest 918 m
Round Covert Woodland Or Forest 984 m
Foxburrow Covert Woodland Or Forest 1 km
Jay's Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.21 km
Great Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.23 km
Long Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.52 km
Dunn's Hole Woodland Or Forest 1.65 km
Square Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.67 km
The Belt Woodland Or Forest 1.68 km
Park Farm New Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.73 km
Little Beauties Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.76 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for IP17 1UY - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 32.4 Mbps 34.3 Mbps 73.42 Mbps
Upload 6.8 Mbps 7.3 Mbps 20 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 6.5 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 2.4% 24.3 6.3
30-300 Mbps 97.6% 41.8 8.4
300+ Mbps 0% - -

Gas Consumption

32 meters consuming 568,563 kWh - mean 17,768 kWh : median 16,072 kWh

Electricity Consumption

42 meters consuming 193,414 kWh - mean 4,605 kWh : median 3,942 kWh

Energy usage data for IP17 1UY - Data from 2020


Country England
County Suffolk
Latitude 52.19107300
Longitude 1.56450300
OS Easting 643727
OS Northing 0260749
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 Aldeburgh and Leiston ED
Electoral Ward Aldeburgh & Leiston
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: Rural residents
Group: Rural tenants
Subgroup: Rural life
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural village
Built-Up Area Leiston BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Coldfair Green BUASD
Workplace Zone E33028605
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Suffolk Coastal 003
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Suffolk Coastal 003A
Output Area / Small Area 1B1