Postcode IP25 6BA (Breckland)

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The postcode IP25 6BA is located in Breckland, in the county of Norfolk. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. IP25 6BA is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

IP25 6BA is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 5.9 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 IP25 6BA as Hard-pressed living > Hard pressed ageing workers > Ageing rural industry workers.

The closest road name to IP25 6BA is Churchill Close which is centered 160 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Wayland High School and is 138 m away.

The closest primary school to IP25 6BA (for ages 11 and under) is Watton Junior School. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Kingsbrook School. The last OFSTED inspection on July 9, 2021 rated this school as Good

The nearest takeaway food is available from Favourite Pizza & Chicken and is 467 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on December 6, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 52.8 Mbps and an average upload speed of 13.1 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 2.1 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 IP25 6BA is covered by the Norfolk police force association and Norfolk is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to IP25 6BA and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to IP25 6BA, and the approximate distance away.

Churchill Close 160 m
Wick Farm Close 183 m
South Road 202 m
Princess Close 207 m
Green Oak Road 223 m
Queensway 246 m
William Close 278 m
East Road 287 m
West Road 290 m
Donald Moore Gardens 324 m
Thetford Road 330 m
Malthouse Close 351 m
George Trollope Road 357 m
Bowes Close 359 m
Jubilee Road 377 m


Information about the postcode IP25 6BA

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 IP25 6BA - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Wayland Academy Requires improvement
(May 23, 2019)
0 m
Watton Westfield Infant and Nursery School Good
(February 27, 2020)
215 m
Watton Junior School 694 m
Parker's Church of England Primary Academy 2.37 km
Thompson Primary School Good
(December 2, 2021)
3.82 km
St Peter and St Paul Church of England Primary Academy & Nursery Good
(October 3, 2019)
3.92 km
Caston Church of England Primary Academy 4.7 km
Ashill Voluntary Controlled Primary School Good
(March 8, 2018)
4.89 km
Rocklands Community Primary School Good
(March 6, 2018)
8.45 km
Great Hockham Primary School and Nursery Good
(November 23, 2021)
8.47 km
Thomas Bullock Church of England Primary and Nursery Academy Good
(January 9, 2020)
8.68 km
Kingsbrook School Good
(July 9, 2021)
9.54 km
Necton VA Primary School Good
(December 1, 2021)
10 km
Swaffham CofE Primary Academy Good
(March 7, 2018)
12.1 km
The Nicholas Hamond Academy Good
(December 3, 2021)
12.18 km
Heartwood CofE VC Primary & Nursery School Good
(March 1, 2017)
12.46 km
Sacred Heart Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School 12.95 km
OneSchool Global UK - Swaffham Campus 13.53 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from IP25 6BA - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Vertas at Wayland Academy School/college/university 5
Very Good
October 1, 2021
0 m
Edwards & Blake at Watton Westfield Infant School School/college/university 5
Very Good
October 1, 2021
215 m
Happyfeet Day Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
July 20, 2021
359 m
Tesco Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
April 14, 2021
424 m
Stone Willys Retailers - other 4
October 27, 2021
432 m
Wayland Garage Retailers - other 5
Very Good
February 10, 2022
432 m
Boots UK Ltd Retailers - other 4
September 21, 2020
457 m
Italian Job Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
July 20, 2021
457 m
Adems Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
June 10, 2021
467 m
Crown Hotel Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
January 12, 2022
467 m
Favourite Pizza & Chicken Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
December 6, 2021
467 m
Little Gary's Plaice Ltd Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
April 15, 2021
467 m
The Crown Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
November 29, 2019
467 m
The Factory Shop Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
January 25, 2022
467 m
The Norfolk Gift Company Ltd Retailers - other Awaiting Inspection
467 m
Watton Bakery Retailers - other 5
Very Good
August 31, 2021
467 m
Watton Christian Community Centre Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
February 13, 2021
467 m
Watton Country Market Retailers - other 5
Very Good
March 9, 2022
467 m
Watton Kebab and Pizza House Takeaway/sandwich shop 2
Needs Improvement
July 26, 2021
467 m
Cats Candy Box Retailers - other Awaiting Inspection
502 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to IP25 6BA - Data from Apr 2022

Wayland High School Bus Stop/Station 138 m
East Road Bus Stop/Station 328 m
Tesco Bus Stop/Station 372 m
Tesco Bus Stop/Station 425 m
Crown Bus Stop/Station 478 m
Cambridge Airport Air 59.74 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to IP25 6BA - Data from Dec 2021

New Plantation Woodland Or Forest 710 m
Rabbit Plantation Woodland Or Forest 905 m
Loch Neaton Inland Water 1.12 km
Milestone Grove Woodland Or Forest 1.13 km
Wayland Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.25 km
Watton Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.64 km
Broomhill Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.74 km
The Grove Woodland Or Forest 1.76 km
Halfcrown Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.83 km
The Car Woodland Or Forest 1.85 km
Nettlehill Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.87 km
Dark Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.9 km
Saham Mere Inland Water 2.01 km
Fir Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.16 km
Araucaria Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.19 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for IP25 6BA - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 54.8 Mbps 52.8 Mbps 79.66 Mbps
Upload 17.3 Mbps 13.1 Mbps 20 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 8 0
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 18.2 1.2
30-300 Mbps 100% 62.7 16.4
300+ Mbps 0% - -

Gas Consumption

26 meters consuming 349,037 kWh - mean 13,425 kWh : median 12,305 kWh

Electricity Consumption

27 meters consuming 116,184 kWh - mean 4,303 kWh : median 4,105 kWh

Energy usage data for IP25 6BA - Data from 2020


Country England
County Norfolk
Latitude 52.56705400
Longitude 0.82411000
OS Easting 591500
OS Northing 0300327
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
Mid Norfolk
County Electorial Division Watton ED
Electoral Ward Watton
Local Authority District Breckland
Region / Government Office Region East of England
European Electoral Region Eastern
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: New Anglia
Local Learning and Skills Council Norfolk

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E07000143
Travel To Work Area Thetford and Mildenhall


NHS England Region East of England
Primary Care Trust
Cancer Alliance East of England - North
Strategic Health Authority
East of England
Sustainability and Transformation
Norfolk and Waveney Health and Care Partnership
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS Norfolk and Waveney 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 Watton BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Watton BUASD
Workplace Zone E33027723
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Breckland 009
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Breckland 009E
Output Area / Small Area 8C2