Postcode IP27 0AL (West Suffolk) Terminated December 2018

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The postcode IP27 0AL is located in West Suffolk, in the county of Suffolk. It was introduced in June 2000 and terminated in December 2018.IP27 0AL is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

IP27 0AL is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 2.7 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 IP27 0AL as Multicultural metropolitans > Rented family living > Private renting new arrivals.

The closest road name to IP27 0AL is Lode Street which is centered 89 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Ladram House and is 56 m away. The closest railway station is Entrance, 628 m away.

The closest primary school to IP27 0AL (for ages 11 and under) is Forest Academy. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on November 12, 2021.

The local pub for residents of IP27 0AL is The Bell Public House and is 73 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on November 28, 2019. The nearest takeaway food is available from El Greco and is 73 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Satisfactory on July 2, 2021.

Policing for IP27 0AL is covered by the Suffolk police force association and Suffolk is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to IP27 0AL and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to IP27 0AL, and the approximate distance away.

Lode Street 89 m
Stores Street 107 m
Beavor Lane 113 m
Whitehart Lane 123 m
Suffolk Court 127 m
Gentle Court 139 m
Coulson Lane 158 m
George Street 159 m
Braundon Court 160 m
School Lane 178 m
Evergreen 228 m
Wellington Close 235 m
High Street 324 m
Warren Close 371 m
Gashouse Drove 586 m


Information about the postcode IP27 0AL

Introduction June 2000
Termination December 2018
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 IP27 0AL - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Forest Academy Good
(November 12, 2021)
285 m
Glade Academy 368 m
Breckland School Good
(September 20, 2017)
1.66 km
Weeting Church of England Primary School Requires improvement
(May 23, 2019)
2.13 km
Mundford Church of England Primary Academy Good
(September 21, 2017)
7.21 km
Lakenheath Community Primary School Requires improvement
(March 11, 2020)
7.7 km
Elveden Church of England Primary Academy Outstanding
(July 15, 2021)
7.76 km
Edmund de Moundeford VC Primary School, Feltwell Good
(May 23, 2017)
8.07 km
The Bishop's Church of England Primary Academy Serious Weaknesses
(October 9, 2019)
8.28 km
Redcastle Family School Good
(July 5, 2017)
8.68 km
The Damara School 9.07 km
Thetford Grammar School 9.08 km
The Thetford Academy Good
(March 5, 2020)
9.31 km
Norwich Road Academy 9.31 km
Diamond Academy Serious Weaknesses
(January 19, 2022)
9.38 km
Queensway Infant Academy and Nursery 9.39 km
Drake Primary School Good
(November 17, 2021)
9.42 km
Iceni Academy Requires improvement
(March 11, 2020)
9.57 km
Duchy of Lancaster Methwold CofE Primary School Good
(March 29, 2017)
9.7 km
Admirals Academy Requires improvement
(January 12, 2022)
9.77 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from IP27 0AL - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Boots UK Ltd Retailers - other Exempt
July 12, 2018
73 m
Brandon Baptist Church Other catering premises Exempt
January 7, 2014
73 m
Centre Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 28, 2019
73 m
El Greco Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
July 2, 2021
73 m
Golden Fried Chicken Takeaway/sandwich shop Awaiting Inspection
September 12, 2019
73 m
Jean Paul Pizzeria Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
March 27, 2019
73 m
Kings Garden Takeaway/sandwich shop 2
Needs Improvement
June 25, 2021
73 m
Meatmarket Ltd Retailers - other 5
Very Good
November 27, 2020
73 m
No 30 Coffee Lounge Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
October 16, 2019
73 m
Pagoda House Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
October 3, 2019
73 m
Spar - Barrels Superstore Retailers - other 4
May 17, 2019
73 m
The Bell Public House Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
November 28, 2019
73 m
Flintknappers Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
July 12, 2017
78 m
Hyams Bakery Manufacturers/packers 5
Very Good
September 3, 2021
78 m
Mr G's Bowling Centre Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 18, 2019
78 m
Peach Bower Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
February 5, 2020
78 m
Peach Bower Chinese Restaurant and Takeaway Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 2, 2016
78 m
Tillys Tea Rooms Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
July 2, 2021
78 m
The Baron - Cafe & Bistro Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
October 29, 2021
111 m
Bella Pizza & Grill Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
October 31, 2019
120 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to IP27 0AL - Data from Apr 2022

Ladram House Bus Stop/Station 56 m
Ladram House Bus Stop/Station 56 m
Lode Street Bus Stop/Station 99 m
Car Park Bus Stop/Station 133 m
Old Forge Court Bus Stop/Station 150 m
Pioneer Store Car Park Taxi Rank 181 m
Entrance Rail 628 m
Entrance Rail 673 m
Cambridge Airport Air 40.78 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to IP27 0AL - Data from Dec 2021

Waterworks Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.03 km
Poors Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.78 km
Mount Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.85 km
White Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.9 km
Home Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.99 km
Session Heath Woodland Or Forest 2.25 km
Pepper Clump Woodland Or Forest 2.42 km
Brandon Park Woodland Or Forest 2.42 km
Shadwell's Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.61 km
Brandonfield Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.69 km
Ling Belt Woodland Or Forest 2.72 km
Gravelhill Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.78 km
Claypit Belt Woodland Or Forest 3.05 km
Elvedon Road Belt Woodland Or Forest 3.14 km
Emily's Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.18 km


Country England
County Suffolk
Latitude 52.44796200
Longitude 0.62394600
OS Easting 578418
OS Northing 0286571
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
West Suffolk
County Electorial Division Brandon ED
Electoral Ward Brandon Central
Local Authority District West Suffolk
Region / Government Office Region East of England
European Electoral Region Eastern
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: New Anglia
Local Learning and Skills Council Suffolk

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E07000245
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
Suffolk and North East Essex
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS West Suffolk CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Multicultural metropolitans
Group: Rented family living
Subgroup: Private renting new arrivals
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural town and fringe
Built-Up Area Brandon (Forest Heath) BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33028335
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Forest Heath 001
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Forest Heath 001B
Output Area / Small Area 4A2