Postcode IP25 6BB (Breckland)

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

IP25 6BB 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 6BB as Rural residents > Rural tenants > Ageing rural flat tenants.

The closest road name to IP25 6BB is Churchill Close which is centered 42 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Wayland High School and is 245 m away.

The closest primary school to IP25 6BB (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 424 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on December 6, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 58.4 Mbps and an average upload speed of 13.9 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 2.6 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for IP25 6BB 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 6BB and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

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

Churchill Close 42 m
Green Oak Road 153 m
Victoria Court 166 m
Donald Moore Gardens 206 m
Thetford Road 216 m
South Road 257 m
East Road 281 m
Dudley Close 309 m
Charles Avenue 335 m
Monkhams Drive 346 m
George Trollope Road 387 m
North Road 393 m
Jubilee Road 505 m
Merton Road 734 m
A1075 3.14 km


Information about the postcode IP25 6BB

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 6BB - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Wayland Academy Requires improvement
(May 23, 2019)
128 m
Watton Westfield Infant and Nursery School Good
(February 27, 2020)
312 m
Watton Junior School 758 m
Parker's Church of England Primary Academy 2.41 km
St Peter and St Paul Church of England Primary Academy & Nursery Good
(October 3, 2019)
3.79 km
Thompson Primary School Good
(December 2, 2021)
3.84 km
Caston Church of England Primary Academy 4.62 km
Ashill Voluntary Controlled Primary School Good
(March 8, 2018)
4.92 km
Rocklands Community Primary School Good
(March 6, 2018)
8.36 km
Great Hockham Primary School and Nursery Good
(November 23, 2021)
8.46 km
Thomas Bullock Church of England Primary and Nursery Academy Good
(January 9, 2020)
8.57 km
Kingsbrook School Good
(July 9, 2021)
9.41 km
Necton VA Primary School Good
(December 1, 2021)
10 km
Swaffham CofE Primary Academy Good
(March 7, 2018)
12.16 km
The Nicholas Hamond Academy Good
(December 3, 2021)
12.24 km
Heartwood CofE VC Primary & Nursery School Good
(March 1, 2017)
12.52 km
Sacred Heart Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School 13 km
OneSchool Global UK - Swaffham Campus 13.59 km

Nearby Food

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

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

Nearby Travel Links

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

Wayland High School Bus Stop/Station 245 m
Tesco Bus Stop/Station 264 m
Tesco Bus Stop/Station 321 m
East Road Bus Stop/Station 327 m
Crown Bus Stop/Station 445 m
Cambridge Airport Air 59.86 km

Nearby Nature

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

New Plantation Woodland Or Forest 814 m
Rabbit Plantation Woodland Or Forest 997 m
Loch Neaton Inland Water 1.06 km
Milestone Grove Woodland Or Forest 1.16 km
Wayland Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.18 km
Broomhill Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.75 km
Watton Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.77 km
The Grove Woodland Or Forest 1.84 km
Halfcrown Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.87 km
Nettlehill Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.95 km
Dark Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.96 km
The Car Woodland Or Forest 1.98 km
Saham Mere Inland Water 2.05 km
Araucaria Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.25 km
Fir Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.26 km


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

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 70.3 Mbps 58.4 Mbps 80 Mbps
Upload 17.4 Mbps 13.9 Mbps 20 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 9 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 16.3 1.3
30-300 Mbps 100% 67.1 16.4
300+ Mbps 0% - -

Gas Consumption

38 meters consuming 654,427 kWh - mean 17,222 kWh : median 17,019 kWh

Energy usage data for IP25 6BB - Data from 2020


Country England
County Norfolk
Latitude 52.56745500
Longitude 0.82591300
OS Easting 591619
OS Northing 0300374
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: Rural residents
Group: Rural tenants
Subgroup: Ageing rural flat tenants
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 1B3