Postcode IP25 6SW (Breckland)

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

IP25 6SW is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 4 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 6SW as Rural residents > Farming communities > Established farming communities.

The closest road name to IP25 6SW is Meadow Lane which is centered 58 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Bus Shelter and is 205 m away.

The closest primary school to IP25 6SW (for ages 11 and under) is St Peter and St Paul Church of England Primary Academy & Nursery. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on October 3, 2019. 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 6SW is The Flying Fish and is 1.51 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on January 31, 2020.

Residents reported an average download speed of 46.4 Mbps and an average upload speed of 12 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 14.8% of residents have broadband access of ultrafast 300+ Mbps. 100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.6 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

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

Nearby Roads

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

Meadow Lane 58 m
Church Street 72 m
Muriel Way 276 m
Bridge Street 303 m
Mill Lane 774 m
Shipdham Road 1.04 km
Broadmoor Road 1.5 km
A1075 4.3 km
B1108 7.03 km
A143 29.2 km
A134 35.57 km
A11 59.19 km
A47 63.05 km


Information about the postcode IP25 6SW

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 6SW - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
St Peter and St Paul Church of England Primary Academy & Nursery Good
(October 3, 2019)
0 m
Wayland Academy Requires improvement
(May 23, 2019)
3.92 km
Watton Westfield Infant and Nursery School Good
(February 27, 2020)
4.03 km
Watton Junior School 4.19 km
Caston Church of England Primary Academy 4.44 km
Parker's Church of England Primary Academy 4.97 km
Thomas Bullock Church of England Primary and Nursery Academy Good
(January 9, 2020)
5.45 km
Kingsbrook School Good
(July 9, 2021)
5.68 km
Thompson Primary School Good
(December 2, 2021)
6.29 km
Ashill Voluntary Controlled Primary School Good
(March 8, 2018)
6.54 km
Rocklands Community Primary School Good
(March 6, 2018)
6.95 km
Hingham Primary School Requires improvement
(May 22, 2019)
7.59 km
Great Ellingham Primary School Good
(November 24, 2016)
8.39 km
Garvestone Community Primary School Good
(January 15, 2020)
9.04 km
Great Hockham Primary School and Nursery Good
(November 23, 2021)
9.52 km
Toftwood Infant School Outstanding
(February 9, 2010)
10.03 km
Necton VA Primary School Good
(December 1, 2021)
10.19 km
Dereham, Toftwood Community Junior School Good
(January 22, 2020)
10.43 km
Fred Nicholson School Good
(November 7, 2019)
10.43 km
Yaxham Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School Requires improvement
(May 23, 2019)
11.29 km

Nearby Food

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

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Aspens Services Ltd at St Peter & St Paul Primary Academy School/college/university 5
Very Good
May 7, 2021
0 m
R & B Catering Services(burger vans) Mobile caterer 4
November 24, 2021
966 m
The Flying Fish Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
January 31, 2020
1.51 km
Countryside Craft Courses Farmers/growers 5
Very Good
June 8, 2018
1.58 km
Jen-Dee Farm Farmers/growers 5
Very Good
March 5, 2021
1.58 km
Jen-Dee-Licious Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
March 12, 2021
1.58 km
UK Chocolate Fountain Hire Other catering premises 4
August 31, 2021
1.64 km
Aerolite Garage Ltd Retailers - other 5
Very Good
April 5, 2022
1.65 km
Serco (Wincanton) Distributors/Transporters Exempt
January 12, 2022
1.65 km
The Ark Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
April 29, 2021
1.81 km
The Wonder Wood Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
June 3, 2021
1.81 km
Florentina Events Other catering premises 5
Very Good
July 20, 2021
1.88 km
Spar & Subway Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 4
September 13, 2021
1.9 km
Thaali Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
October 16, 2021
1.9 km
Buckingham Lodge Care Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
July 27, 2021
1.93 km
B's Bakes Other catering premises 5
Very Good
January 30, 2021
2.16 km
Lancaster House Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
July 6, 2021
2.32 km
Ovington Village Hall Other catering premises 5
Very Good
November 19, 2020
2.38 km
Sally Smith Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 9, 2020
2.6 km
Treetots Playgroup Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
May 21, 2021
2.64 km

Nearby Travel Links

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

Bus Shelter Bus Stop/Station 205 m
Bus Shelter Bus Stop/Station 214 m
Cambridge Airport Air 63.54 km

Nearby Nature

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

Long Plantation Woodland Or Forest 996 m
Rush Meadow Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1 km
Chestnut Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.08 km
Broad Moor Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.25 km
Great Coneyclose Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.3 km
Cotteridge's Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.98 km
The Grove Woodland Or Forest 2.31 km
Home Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.32 km
Shepherd's Fell Woodland Or Forest 2.53 km
Kingrow Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.57 km
Willow Bushes Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.77 km
Hazel Hurn Woodland Or Forest 2.93 km
Woodrising Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.95 km
Ridley Covert Woodland Or Forest 3.23 km
Wayland Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.25 km


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

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 52.8 Mbps 46.4 Mbps 79.67 Mbps
Upload 10 Mbps 12 Mbps 20 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 2.7 0.7
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 13 1
30-300 Mbps 85.2% 55.1 14.3
300+ Mbps 14.8% - -

Electricity Consumption

31 meters consuming 170,984 kWh - mean 5,516 kWh : median 4,070 kWh

Energy usage data for IP25 6SW - Data from 2020


Country England
County Norfolk
Latitude 52.58308400
Longitude 0.87559400
OS Easting 594916
OS Northing 0302245
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 Saham Toney
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: Established farming communities
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural village
Built-Up Area Carbrooke BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33027731
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Breckland 010
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Breckland 010D
Output Area / Small Area 1A2