Postcode IP25 6BQ (Breckland)

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The postcode IP25 6BQ is located in Breckland, in the county of Norfolk. It was introduced in January 1995 and is an active postcode. IP25 6BQ is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

IP25 6BQ 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 6BQ as Suburbanites > Suburban achievers > Detached retirement living.

The closest road name to IP25 6BQ is Memorial Way which is centered 75 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Tesco and is 23 m away.

The closest primary school to IP25 6BQ (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 local pub for residents of IP25 6BQ is The King's Arms and is 268 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on July 17, 2021. The nearest takeaway food is available from Atlantis Fish Bar and is 268 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Good on January 18, 2022.

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

Nearby Roads

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

Memorial Way 75 m
Donald Moore Gardens 117 m
Mary Shanks Close 126 m
Gregor Shanks Way 138 m
Charles Avenue 176 m
Regal Court 189 m
Cadman Way 214 m
Green Oak Road 215 m
Kittell Close 227 m
Dale Close 255 m
Middle Street 269 m
Churchill Close 274 m
East Road 309 m
Thetford Road 322 m
St Giles Road 322 m


Information about the postcode IP25 6BQ

Introduction January 1995
Termination n/a - Active Postcode
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 IP25 6BQ - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Wayland Academy Requires improvement
(May 23, 2019)
424 m
Watton Westfield Infant and Nursery School Good
(February 27, 2020)
512 m
Watton Junior School 802 m
Parker's Church of England Primary Academy 2.34 km
St Peter and St Paul Church of England Primary Academy & Nursery Good
(October 3, 2019)
3.52 km
Thompson Primary School Good
(December 2, 2021)
4.1 km
Caston Church of England Primary Academy 4.65 km
Ashill Voluntary Controlled Primary School Good
(March 8, 2018)
4.81 km
Thomas Bullock Church of England Primary and Nursery Academy Good
(January 9, 2020)
8.26 km
Rocklands Community Primary School Good
(March 6, 2018)
8.35 km
Great Hockham Primary School and Nursery Good
(November 23, 2021)
8.65 km
Kingsbrook School Good
(July 9, 2021)
9.16 km
Necton VA Primary School Good
(December 1, 2021)
9.81 km
Great Ellingham Primary School Good
(November 24, 2016)
10.49 km
Swaffham CofE Primary Academy Good
(March 7, 2018)
12.12 km
The Nicholas Hamond Academy Good
(December 3, 2021)
12.2 km
Heartwood CofE VC Primary & Nursery School Good
(March 1, 2017)
12.46 km
Sacred Heart Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School 12.93 km

Nearby Food

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

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Tesco Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
April 14, 2021
0 m
The Queens Hall Other catering premises 4
March 8, 2022
165 m
Happyfeet Day Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
July 20, 2021
255 m
Atlantis Fish Bar Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
January 18, 2022
268 m
Great China Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
July 19, 2021
268 m
The King's Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
July 17, 2021
268 m
Adems Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
June 10, 2021
274 m
Crown Hotel Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
January 12, 2022
274 m
Favourite Pizza & Chicken Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
December 6, 2021
274 m
Little Gary's Plaice Ltd Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
April 15, 2021
274 m
The Crown Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
November 29, 2019
274 m
The Factory Shop Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
January 25, 2022
274 m
The Norfolk Gift Company Ltd Retailers - other Awaiting Inspection
274 m
Watton Bakery Retailers - other 5
Very Good
August 31, 2021
274 m
Watton Christian Community Centre Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
February 13, 2021
274 m
Watton Country Market Retailers - other 5
Very Good
March 9, 2022
274 m
Watton Kebab and Pizza House Takeaway/sandwich shop 2
Needs Improvement
July 26, 2021
274 m
Cats Candy Box Retailers - other Awaiting Inspection
277 m
Corner Story Ltd Retailers - other 3
April 13, 2021
277 m
Labas Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
February 4, 2022
277 m

Nearby Travel Links

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

Tesco Bus Stop/Station 23 m
Tesco Bus Stop/Station 52 m
Regal Court Bus Stop/Station 221 m
Crown Bus Stop/Station 312 m
East Road Bus Stop/Station 334 m
Cambridge Airport Air 60.17 km

Nearby Nature

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

Loch Neaton Inland Water 783 m
New Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.13 km
Wayland Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.27 km
Rabbit Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.31 km
Milestone Grove Woodland Or Forest 1.44 km
The Grove Woodland Or Forest 1.88 km
Saham Mere Inland Water 1.98 km
Broomhill Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.98 km
Watton Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.98 km
Halfcrown Covert Woodland Or Forest 2.15 km
The Car Woodland Or Forest 2.22 km
Dark Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.26 km
Nettlehill Covert Woodland Or Forest 2.26 km
Fir Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.35 km
Araucaria Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.54 km


Country England
County Norfolk
Latitude 52.56982900
Longitude 0.82839200
OS Easting 591778
OS Northing 0300647
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: Suburbanites
Group: Suburban achievers
Subgroup: Detached retirement living
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural town and fringe
Built-Up Area Watton BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Watton BUASD
Workplace Zone E33027722
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Breckland 009
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Breckland 009E
Output Area / Small Area 6A3