Postcode IP25 6BW (Breckland)

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

IP25 6BW 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 6BW as Rural residents > Farming communities > Older farming communities.

The closest road name to IP25 6BW is Wick Farm Close which is centered 42 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Wayland High School and is 185 m away.

The closest primary school to IP25 6BW (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 511 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on July 27, 2021.

100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

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

Nearby Roads

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

Wick Farm Close 42 m
Princess Close 58 m
Queensway 72 m
William Close 115 m
Edinburgh Close 131 m
Spencer Court 148 m
Windsor Court 153 m
Jubilee Road 186 m
Sandringham Court 216 m
West Road 224 m
South Road 229 m
Fleming Court 238 m
Malthouse Close 248 m
Coburg Close 256 m
Wodehouse Court 283 m


Information about the postcode IP25 6BW

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 6BW - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Watton Westfield Infant and Nursery School Good
(February 27, 2020)
140 m
Wayland Academy Requires improvement
(May 23, 2019)
212 m
Watton Junior School 585 m
Parker's Church of England Primary Academy 2.26 km
Thompson Primary School Good
(December 2, 2021)
3.83 km
St Peter and St Paul Church of England Primary Academy & Nursery Good
(October 3, 2019)
4.12 km
Ashill Voluntary Controlled Primary School Good
(March 8, 2018)
4.81 km
Caston Church of England Primary Academy 4.86 km
Great Hockham Primary School and Nursery Good
(November 23, 2021)
8.54 km
Rocklands Community Primary School Good
(March 6, 2018)
8.63 km
Thomas Bullock Church of England Primary and Nursery Academy Good
(January 9, 2020)
8.83 km
Kingsbrook School Good
(July 9, 2021)
9.75 km
Necton VA Primary School Good
(December 1, 2021)
9.96 km
Swaffham CofE Primary Academy Good
(March 7, 2018)
11.96 km
The Nicholas Hamond Academy Good
(December 3, 2021)
12.04 km
Heartwood CofE VC Primary & Nursery School Good
(March 1, 2017)
12.32 km
Sacred Heart Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School 12.82 km
OneSchool Global UK - Swaffham Campus 13.41 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from IP25 6BW - 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
140 m
Vertas at Wayland Academy School/college/university 5
Very Good
October 1, 2021
212 m
Happyfeet Day Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
July 20, 2021
456 m
Cafe Contrast Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 26, 2021
511 m
Chopsticks Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
July 27, 2021
511 m
Express Fish Bar Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
August 19, 2021
511 m
Pizza Plus Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
April 22, 2021
511 m
SHOU Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
511 m
Transylvania Retailers - other 3
September 11, 2020
511 m
Boots UK Ltd Retailers - other 4
September 21, 2020
537 m
Italian Job Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
July 20, 2021
537 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 6BW - Data from Apr 2022

Wayland High School Bus Stop/Station 185 m
East Road Bus Stop/Station 387 m
Crown Bus Stop/Station 545 m
Tesco Bus Stop/Station 554 m
Crown Bus Stop/Station 555 m
Cambridge Airport Air 59.57 km

Nearby Nature

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

New Plantation Woodland Or Forest 600 m
Rabbit Plantation Woodland Or Forest 818 m
Milestone Grove Woodland Or Forest 1.14 km
Loch Neaton Inland Water 1.21 km
Wayland Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.41 km
Watton Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.43 km
The Grove Woodland Or Forest 1.6 km
The Car Woodland Or Forest 1.64 km
Broomhill Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.8 km
Nettlehill Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.8 km
Halfcrown Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.82 km
Dark Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.86 km
Saham Mere Inland Water 1.91 km
Fir Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.97 km
North West Covert Woodland Or Forest 2.08 km


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

Speed Band
0-2 Mbps 0%
2-5 Mbps 0%
5-10 Mbps 0%
10-30 Mbps 0%
30-300 Mbps 100%
300+ Mbps 0%


Country England
County Norfolk
Latitude 52.56684000
Longitude 0.82099700
OS Easting 591290
OS Northing 0300295
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: Farming communities
Subgroup: Older farming communities
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 1A4