Postcode IP23 7AD (Mid Suffolk) Terminated February 2019

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The postcode IP23 7AD is located in Mid Suffolk, in the county of Suffolk. It was introduced in January 1980 and terminated in February 2019.IP23 7AD is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

IP23 7AD is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 4.8 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 IP23 7AD as Hard-pressed living > Hard pressed ageing workers > Ageing rural industry workers.

The closest road name to IP23 7AD is Broad Street which is centered 66 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Town Hall and is 161 m away.

The closest primary school to IP23 7AD (for ages 11 and under) is St Peter and St Paul Church of England Primary School, Eye. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Hartismere School. The last OFSTED inspection on November 26, 2014 rated this school as Outstanding

The local pub for residents of IP23 7AD is The Queens Head and is 81 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Good on July 22, 2021. The nearest takeaway food is available from New Happy House and is 139 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on February 9, 2022.

Policing for IP23 7AD 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 IP23 7AD and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to IP23 7AD, and the approximate distance away.

Broad Street 66 m
Buckshorn Lane 69 m
The Cross 70 m
Cross Street 83 m
Lowgate Street 123 m
Orchard Close 157 m
Magdalen Street 166 m
Dove Lane 168 m
Hayward Close 176 m
Tacon Close 193 m
Castle Hill 198 m
Castle Street 200 m
Church Street 204 m
Wellington Road 206 m
The Rookery 238 m


Information about the postcode IP23 7AD

Introduction January 1980
Termination February 2019
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 IP23 7AD - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
St Peter and St Paul Church of England Primary School, Eye 224 m
Hartismere School Outstanding
(November 26, 2014)
602 m
Occold Primary School 3.32 km
Mellis Church of England Primary School Good
(January 24, 2019)
4.08 km
Thorndon Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School Requires improvement
(June 20, 2019)
4.1 km
St Edmund's Primary School Good
(May 23, 2019)
4.77 km
Scole Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School Good
(May 24, 2017)
5.64 km
Palgrave Church of England Primary School Good
(October 9, 2019)
5.66 km
Diss Infant Academy and Nursery 6.63 km
Diss Church of England Junior Academy 6.68 km
Diss High School Good
(March 22, 2018)
6.99 km
Wetheringsett Manor School 7 km
Wortham Primary School 7.09 km
Wetheringsett Church of England Primary School 7.3 km
Gislingham Church of England Primary School 7.47 km
Roydon Primary School Requires improvement
(January 23, 2020)
7.73 km
Stradbroke Church of England Primary School 8.52 km
Stradbroke High School Good
(January 25, 2018)
8.53 km
Dickleburgh Church of England Primary Academy (With Pre-School) 8.76 km
Mendlesham Primary School Good
(July 9, 2019)
9.11 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from IP23 7AD - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Eyes Open CIC T/A The Bank Arts Cent Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 15, 2017
45 m
G Shurey & Son Butchers Retailers - other 4
November 10, 2021
45 m
Cafeye Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
March 28, 2022
60 m
Cocoa Mama Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 17, 2019
60 m
E G H MAYNARD Retailers - other Exempt
60 m
Ipswich & Norwich Co-op Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
January 22, 2019
60 m
The Tilting Sky Gift Shop Retailers - other Exempt
February 7, 2017
60 m
The Tudor Bakehouse Ltd Retailers - other 5
Very Good
March 21, 2022
60 m
Community Fridge Other catering premises 5
Very Good
August 19, 2021
81 m
The Queens Head Pub/bar/nightclub 4
July 22, 2021
81 m
New Happy House Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
February 9, 2022
139 m
Eye Community Centre Other catering premises 5
Very Good
November 13, 2014
152 m
Pizza + Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
September 7, 2020
152 m
Eye Fish & Chips Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
June 4, 2021
193 m
Lee's Cottage Chinese Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
January 16, 2022
193 m
ANGLIAN COOP EYE Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
April 22, 2014
224 m
Beard's Tea Rooms Retailers - other 5
Very Good
March 5, 2019
224 m
David Dunnett Family Butcher Retailers - other 5
Very Good
April 20, 2021
224 m
McColls Retailers - other 4
September 11, 2019
224 m
St Peter And Paul Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
February 5, 2019
224 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to IP23 7AD - Data from Apr 2022

Town Hall Bus Stop/Station 161 m
Vion Food Bus Stop/Station 178 m
Vion Food Bus Stop/Station 179 m
Town Hall Bus Stop/Station 196 m
Primary School Bus Stop/Station 326 m

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to IP23 7AD - Data from Dec 2021

Waterloo Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.22 km
Moorhall Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.39 km
Fox Burrow Plantations Woodland Or Forest 1.68 km
Bull's Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.72 km
Bush Hole Woodland Or Forest 1.8 km
Fir Grove Woodland Or Forest 1.88 km
Dragon Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.9 km
Admiral's Carr Woodland Or Forest 1.98 km
Nutground Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.01 km
New Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.15 km
Long Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.16 km
Oak Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.17 km
Clint Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.22 km
Pit Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.28 km
Birdwalk Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.41 km


Country England
County Suffolk
Latitude 52.32013200
Longitude 1.14616600
OS Easting 614518
OS Northing 0273775
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
Central Suffolk and North Ipswich
County Electorial Division Hoxne and Eye ED
Electoral Ward Eye
Local Authority District Mid 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 E07000203
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: Hard-pressed living
Group: Hard pressed ageing workers
Subgroup: Ageing rural industry workers
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural town and fringe
Built-Up Area Eye (Mid Suffolk) BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Eye (Mid Suffolk) BUASD
Workplace Zone E33028442
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Mid Suffolk 001
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Mid Suffolk 001A
Output Area / Small Area 8C2