Postcode IP29 5LZ (West Suffolk)

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The postcode IP29 5LZ is located in West Suffolk, in the county of Suffolk. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. IP29 5LZ is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

IP29 5LZ is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 6.3 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 IP29 5LZ as Rural residents > Ageing rural dwellers > Rural employment and retirees.

The closest road name to IP29 5LZ is Park Lane which is centered 554 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Cricket Club and is 918 m away. The closest railway station is Entrance, 4.58 km away.

The closest primary school to IP29 5LZ (for ages 11 and under) is Hardwick Primary School.

The local pub for residents of IP29 5LZ is The Macebearer and is 2.24 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as AwaitingInspection on October 5, 2021. The nearest takeaway food is available from Deep Blue and is 2.24 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Good on September 1, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 40.3 Mbps and an average upload speed of 5.4 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 83.3% of residents have broadband access of ultrafast 300+ Mbps. 83.3% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps. 16.7% of residents have broadband access of 10-30 Mbps.

Policing for IP29 5LZ 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 IP29 5LZ and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to IP29 5LZ, and the approximate distance away.

Park Lane 554 m
B1066 6.38 km
A134 7.37 km
A11 28.69 km
A143 29.27 km
A12 34.27 km
A14 44.53 km


Information about the postcode IP29 5LZ

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 IP29 5LZ - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Riverwalk School 1.75 km
South Lee School 1.96 km
Hardwick Primary School 2.3 km
Great Whelnetham Church of England Primary School 2.51 km
St Edmund's Catholic Primary School Good
(February 21, 2017)
3.21 km
Westgate Community Primary School and Nursery Good
(January 27, 2022)
3.25 km
Ickworth Park Primary School Good
(June 18, 2019)
3.28 km
Guildhall Feoffment Community Primary School Good
(March 5, 2020)
3.34 km
Horringer Court Middle School Good
(March 6, 2020)
3.37 km
Sebert Wood Community Primary School Outstanding
(June 23, 2009)
3.59 km
Priory School Outstanding
(October 16, 2018)
4.03 km
West Suffolk College Good
(May 11, 2016)
4.23 km
St Edmundsbury Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School Good
(November 30, 2017)
4.32 km
King Edward VI Church of England Voluntary Controlled Upper School Good
(March 6, 2019)
4.46 km
Sybil Andrews Academy Requires improvement
(May 15, 2019)
4.52 km
Abbeygate Sixth Form College 4.59 km
Abbots Green Primary Academy 4.64 km
Westley Middle School Good
(December 13, 2016)
4.69 km
Sexton's Manor Community Primary School Good
(June 20, 2018)
4.87 km
Bury St Edmunds County Upper School Serious Weaknesses
(January 17, 2019)
5.05 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from IP29 5LZ - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Heritage Manor Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
February 26, 2018
1.16 km
Heritage Wellbeing Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
December 19, 2019
1.16 km
Little Larks Day Nursery School/college/university 5
Very Good
January 26, 2022
1.3 km
The Friendly Loaf Manufacturers/packers 5
Very Good
October 24, 2018
1.3 km
Pinford End Nursing Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
September 18, 2019
1.45 km
St. Nicholas Hospice Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
July 14, 2021
1.87 km
Hardwick Stores Retailers - other 5
Very Good
May 15, 2017
1.95 km
South Lee School School/college/university 5
Very Good
January 11, 2022
1.96 km
Busy Bees Nurseries Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
September 2, 2021
2.03 km
Sicklesmere Stores Ltd Retailers - other 5
Very Good
November 17, 2017
2.05 km
Village Veg Farmers/growers Exempt
June 3, 2015
2.06 km
Wedgwood House Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
January 25, 2019
2.23 km
West Suffolk Hospital Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
December 10, 2012
2.23 km
West Suffolk Hospital Catering Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
February 21, 2019
2.23 km
Deep Blue Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
September 1, 2021
2.24 km
Morrisons Daily Retailers - other 4
November 19, 2021
2.24 km
Silver Capital Chinese Takeaway Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
September 25, 2019
2.24 km
The Macebearer Pub/bar/nightclub Awaiting Inspection
October 5, 2021
2.24 km
Zeera Indian Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
June 11, 2021
2.24 km
Victory Sports Ground Other catering premises Exempt
September 27, 2018
2.26 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to IP29 5LZ - Data from Apr 2022

Cricket Club Bus Stop/Station 918 m
Cricket Club Bus Stop/Station 936 m
The Pound Bus Stop/Station 956 m
The Pound Bus Stop/Station 968 m
Bull Lane Bus Stop/Station 1.34 km
Entrance Rail 4.58 km
Entrance Rail 4.62 km
Cambridge Airport Air 37.16 km
London Stansted Airport Air 47.65 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to IP29 5LZ - Data from Dec 2021

Nowton Grove Woodland Or Forest 1.16 km
Long Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.24 km
Beech Grove Woodland Or Forest 1.42 km
Pound Green Urban Greenspace 1.46 km
Court Park Woodland Or Forest 1.57 km
The Grove Woodland Or Forest 1.58 km
Whitshaw Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.95 km
Ash Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.05 km
The Paddock Woodland Or Forest 2.2 km
Brook Green Woodland Or Forest 2.21 km
Coronation Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.24 km
Stonebridge Belt Woodland Or Forest 2.28 km
Woodfield Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.28 km
Bryers Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.37 km
Harram Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.41 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for IP29 5LZ - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 20.7 Mbps 40.3 Mbps 160 Mbps
Upload 1.3 Mbps 5.4 Mbps 30 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% - -
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 16.7% 20.3 1.3
30-300 Mbps 0% 160 30
300+ Mbps 83.3% - -


Country England
County Suffolk
Latitude 52.21240400
Longitude 0.71838300
OS Easting 585819
OS Northing 0260614
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
Bury St Edmunds
County Electorial Division Thingoe South ED
Electoral Ward Horringer
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 Bury St Edmunds


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: Rural residents
Group: Ageing rural dwellers
Subgroup: Rural employment and retirees
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural hamlet and isolated dwellings
Built-Up Area (pseudo) England (not covered)
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33028556
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
St Edmundsbury 008
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
St Edmundsbury 008C
Output Area / Small Area 1C1