Postcode IP25 6BN (Breckland)

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The postcode IP25 6BN is located in Breckland, in the county of Norfolk. It was introduced in June 1981 and is an active postcode. IP25 6BN is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

IP25 6BN 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 6BN as Hard-pressed living > Hard pressed ageing workers > Ageing rural industry workers.

The closest road name to IP25 6BN is Wick Farm Close which is centered 13 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Wayland High School and is 155 m away.

The closest primary school to IP25 6BN (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 Chopsticks and is 524 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on July 27, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 39.7 Mbps and an average upload speed of 6.9 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 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

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

Nearby Roads

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

Wick Farm Close 13 m
Queensway 70 m
Princess Close 74 m
William Close 141 m
Edinburgh Close 150 m
Spencer Court 174 m
Windsor Court 183 m
Jubilee Road 197 m
South Road 231 m
Fleming Court 235 m
Malthouse Close 237 m
West Road 240 m
Sandringham Court 245 m
Coburg Close 274 m
Churchill Close 344 m


Information about the postcode IP25 6BN

Introduction June 1981
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 6BN - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Watton Westfield Infant and Nursery School Good
(February 27, 2020)
151 m
Wayland Academy Requires improvement
(May 23, 2019)
188 m
Watton Junior School 610 m
Parker's Church of England Primary Academy 2.29 km
Thompson Primary School Good
(December 2, 2021)
3.81 km
St Peter and St Paul Church of England Primary Academy & Nursery Good
(October 3, 2019)
4.1 km
Ashill Voluntary Controlled Primary School Good
(March 8, 2018)
4.83 km
Caston Church of England Primary Academy 4.83 km
Great Hockham Primary School and Nursery Good
(November 23, 2021)
8.52 km
Rocklands Community Primary School Good
(March 6, 2018)
8.6 km
Thomas Bullock Church of England Primary and Nursery Academy Good
(January 9, 2020)
8.82 km
Kingsbrook School Good
(July 9, 2021)
9.73 km
Necton VA Primary School Good
(December 1, 2021)
9.98 km
Swaffham CofE Primary Academy Good
(March 7, 2018)
11.98 km
The Nicholas Hamond Academy Good
(December 3, 2021)
12.07 km
Heartwood CofE VC Primary & Nursery School Good
(March 1, 2017)
12.35 km
Sacred Heart Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School 12.85 km
OneSchool Global UK - Swaffham Campus 13.43 km

Nearby Food

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

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Edwards & Blake at Watton Westfield Infant School School/college/university 5
Very Good
October 1, 2021
151 m
Vertas at Wayland Academy School/college/university 5
Very Good
October 1, 2021
188 m
Happyfeet Day Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
July 20, 2021
454 m
Cafe Contrast Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 26, 2021
524 m
Chopsticks Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
July 27, 2021
524 m
Express Fish Bar Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
August 19, 2021
524 m
Pizza Plus Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
April 22, 2021
524 m
SHOU Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
524 m
Transylvania Retailers - other 3
September 11, 2020
524 m
Boots UK Ltd Retailers - other 4
September 21, 2020
539 m
Italian Job Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
July 20, 2021
539 m
Adems Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
June 10, 2021
559 m
Crown Hotel Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
January 12, 2022
559 m
Favourite Pizza & Chicken Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
December 6, 2021
559 m
Little Gary's Plaice Ltd Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
April 15, 2021
559 m
The Crown Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
November 29, 2019
559 m
The Factory Shop Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
January 25, 2022
559 m
The Norfolk Gift Company Ltd Retailers - other Awaiting Inspection
559 m
Watton Bakery Retailers - other 5
Very Good
August 31, 2021
559 m
Watton Christian Community Centre Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
February 13, 2021
559 m

Nearby Travel Links

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

Wayland High School Bus Stop/Station 155 m
East Road Bus Stop/Station 389 m
Tesco Bus Stop/Station 539 m
Crown Bus Stop/Station 549 m
Crown Bus Stop/Station 557 m
Cambridge Airport Air 59.58 km

Nearby Nature

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

New Plantation Woodland Or Forest 594 m
Rabbit Plantation Woodland Or Forest 810 m
Milestone Grove Woodland Or Forest 1.12 km
Loch Neaton Inland Water 1.21 km
Wayland Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.38 km
Watton Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.46 km
The Grove Woodland Or Forest 1.63 km
The Car Woodland Or Forest 1.67 km
Broomhill Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.78 km
Nettlehill Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.79 km
Halfcrown Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.8 km
Dark Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.85 km
Saham Mere Inland Water 1.94 km
Fir Hill Hill Or Mountain 2 km
North West Covert Woodland Or Forest 2.08 km


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

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 39.8 Mbps 39.7 Mbps 52.07 Mbps
Upload 6.5 Mbps 6.9 Mbps 8.98 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% - -
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% - -
30-300 Mbps 100% 39.7 6.9
300+ Mbps 0% - -

Gas Consumption

9 meters consuming 119,464 kWh - mean 13,274 kWh : median 10,851 kWh

Energy usage data for IP25 6BN - Data from 2020


Country England
County Norfolk
Latitude 52.56671400
Longitude 0.82138800
OS Easting 591317
OS Northing 0300282
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