Postcode IP27 0HX (West Suffolk)

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The postcode IP27 0HX is located in West Suffolk, in the county of Suffolk. It was introduced in November 2004 and is an active postcode. IP27 0HX is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

IP27 0HX 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 0HX as Multicultural metropolitans > Rented family living > Private renting new arrivals.

The closest road name to IP27 0HX is Gentle Court which is centered 36 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Ladram House and is 68 m away. The closest railway station is Entrance, 574 m away.

The closest primary school to IP27 0HX (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 0HX is The Bell Public House and is 54 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 54 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Satisfactory on July 2, 2021.

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

Policing for IP27 0HX 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 0HX and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

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

Gentle Court 36 m
Suffolk Court 55 m
Coulson Lane 96 m
Whitehart Lane 134 m
Stores Street 160 m
Lode Street 164 m
Beavor Lane 226 m
School Lane 254 m
High Street 260 m
George Street 277 m
Evergreen 344 m
Gashouse Drove 682 m
London Road 698 m
Bury Road 736 m
Thetford Road 2.64 km


Information about the postcode IP27 0HX

Introduction November 2004
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 IP27 0HX - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Forest Academy Good
(November 12, 2021)
332 m
Glade Academy 485 m
Breckland School Good
(September 20, 2017)
1.61 km
Weeting Church of England Primary School Requires improvement
(May 23, 2019)
2.04 km
Mundford Church of England Primary Academy Good
(September 21, 2017)
7.17 km
Lakenheath Community Primary School Requires improvement
(March 11, 2020)
7.64 km
Elveden Church of England Primary Academy Outstanding
(July 15, 2021)
7.85 km
Edmund de Moundeford VC Primary School, Feltwell Good
(May 23, 2017)
7.96 km
The Bishop's Church of England Primary Academy Serious Weaknesses
(October 9, 2019)
8.39 km
Redcastle Family School Good
(July 5, 2017)
8.8 km
The Damara School 9.19 km
Thetford Grammar School 9.2 km
The Thetford Academy Good
(March 5, 2020)
9.42 km
Norwich Road Academy 9.43 km
Iceni Academy Requires improvement
(March 11, 2020)
9.46 km
Diamond Academy Serious Weaknesses
(January 19, 2022)
9.5 km
Queensway Infant Academy and Nursery 9.51 km
Drake Primary School Good
(November 17, 2021)
9.53 km
Duchy of Lancaster Methwold CofE Primary School Good
(March 29, 2017)
9.59 km
Admirals Academy Requires improvement
(January 12, 2022)
9.89 km

Nearby Food

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

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Boots UK Ltd Retailers - other Exempt
July 12, 2018
54 m
Brandon Baptist Church Other catering premises Exempt
January 7, 2014
54 m
Centre Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 28, 2019
54 m
El Greco Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
July 2, 2021
54 m
Golden Fried Chicken Takeaway/sandwich shop Awaiting Inspection
September 12, 2019
54 m
Jean Paul Pizzeria Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
March 27, 2019
54 m
Kings Garden Takeaway/sandwich shop 2
Needs Improvement
June 25, 2021
54 m
Meatmarket Ltd Retailers - other 5
Very Good
November 27, 2020
54 m
No 30 Coffee Lounge Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
October 16, 2019
54 m
Pagoda House Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
October 3, 2019
54 m
Spar - Barrels Superstore Retailers - other 4
May 17, 2019
54 m
The Bell Public House Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
November 28, 2019
54 m
Aldi Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
July 12, 2018
145 m
Ali Kebabs Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
September 2, 2019
145 m
Atlantico Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
September 12, 2019
145 m
Deniz Intercontinental Retailers - other 5
Very Good
July 2, 2021
145 m
The Baron - Cafe & Bistro Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
October 29, 2021
176 m
Flintknappers Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
July 12, 2017
181 m
Hyams Bakery Manufacturers/packers 5
Very Good
September 3, 2021
181 m
Mr G's Bowling Centre Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 18, 2019
181 m

Nearby Travel Links

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

Ladram House Bus Stop/Station 68 m
Ladram House Bus Stop/Station 79 m
Aldi Bus Stop/Station 118 m
Aldi Bus Stop/Station 137 m
Old Forge Court Bus Stop/Station 158 m
Pioneer Store Car Park Taxi Rank 197 m
Entrance Rail 574 m
Entrance Rail 622 m
Cambridge Airport Air 40.75 km

Nearby Nature

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

Waterworks Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.15 km
White Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.89 km
Poors Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.89 km
Home Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.91 km
Mount Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.95 km
Pepper Clump Woodland Or Forest 2.3 km
Session Heath Woodland Or Forest 2.36 km
Brandon Park Woodland Or Forest 2.45 km
Shadwell's Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.55 km
Brandonfield Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.61 km
Gravelhill Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.73 km
Ling Belt Woodland Or Forest 2.83 km
Emily's Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.15 km
Claypit Belt Woodland Or Forest 3.17 km
Wiltonhill Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.19 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for IP27 0HX - 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 Suffolk
Latitude 52.44856100
Longitude 0.62250900
OS Easting 578318
OS Northing 0286634
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