Postcode IP3 0SP (Ipswich)

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The postcode IP3 0SP is located in Ipswich, in the county of Suffolk. It was introduced in September 1991 and is an active postcode. IP3 0SP is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

IP3 0SP is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 2.2 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 IP3 0SP as Urbanites > Urban professionals and families > Families in terraces and flats.

The closest road name to IP3 0SP is Windermere Close which is centered 124 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Sports Centre and is 74 m away. The closest railway station is Entrance3, 2.15 km away.

The closest primary school to IP3 0SP (for ages 11 and under) is Ravenswood Community Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on March 27, 2018. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Ipswich Academy. The last OFSTED inspection on March 6, 2019 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of IP3 0SP is Miller & Carter Steakhouse and is 2.68 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on July 27, 2021.

Policing for IP3 0SP 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 IP3 0SP and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to IP3 0SP, and the approximate distance away.

Windermere Close 124 m
Brazier's Wood Road 168 m
Grasmere Close 205 m
Harrier Close 230 m
Maryon Road 239 m
Firefly Way 247 m
Hunter Road 259 m
Nash Gardens 272 m
Maybury Road 276 m
Worcester Road 281 m
Boyton Road 293 m
Munnings Close 302 m
Spitfire Close 309 m
Martinet Green 309 m
Scott Road 363 m


Information about the postcode IP3 0SP

Introduction September 1991
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 IP3 0SP - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Ipswich Academy Good
(March 6, 2019)
0 m
Ravenswood Community Primary School Good
(March 27, 2018)
473 m
Sir Bobby Robson School 618 m
New Skill Centre Requires improvement
(November 14, 2019)
731 m
Morland Church of England Primary School 780 m
Piper's Vale Primary - A Paradigm Academy 917 m
Murrayfield Primary - A Paradigm Academy Good
(October 10, 2019)
1.2 km
Rose Hill Primary 1.94 km
Cliff Lane Primary School Requires improvement
(January 30, 2020)
1.96 km
Britannia Primary School and Nursery 2.54 km
Broke Hall Community Primary School 2.58 km
Copleston High School Good
(January 30, 2018)
2.59 km
Clifford Road Primary School & Nursery Good
(January 30, 2019)
2.78 km
Stoke High School - Ormiston Academy Requires improvement
(March 9, 2018)
3 km
Suffolk New College Requires improvement
(November 15, 2019)
3.03 km
Hillside Primary School Requires improvement
(October 2, 2019)
3.12 km
Ipswich High School 3.22 km
St Helen's Primary School Good
(January 23, 2018)
3.3 km
Halifax Primary School Good
(December 4, 2019)
3.3 km
St Mary's Catholic Primary School, Ipswich 3.43 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from IP3 0SP - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Shell Service Station Retailers - other 5
Very Good
March 22, 2018
901 m
Priory Park Ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 25, 2022
1.41 km
Miller & Carter Steakhouse Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
July 27, 2021
2.68 km
Daysies Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 18, 2022
3.06 km
Poppies Farm Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
April 2, 2019
3.16 km
Studio Flex Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
August 12, 2021
3.45 km
Orwell Stores Retailers - other 5
Very Good
May 21, 2015
3.54 km
The Lunch Van Other catering premises 5
Very Good
October 15, 2021
3.54 km
Vertas At Nacton Academy School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 4, 2022
3.54 km
Orwell Park School School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 4, 2022
3.7 km
P.L.O.T School/college/university Awaiting Inspection
3.95 km
Foskers Fresh Retailers - other 5
Very Good
January 24, 2018
4.85 km
Jason Elmer Catering Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 4, 2022
5.37 km
Levington Ship Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 4, 2022
5.44 km
The Shannon Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
September 8, 2021
5.49 km
Busta Snax Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
February 7, 2022
5.49 km
St Marys Church LC / Bucklesham & Foxhall Village Hall Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 4, 2022
5.49 km
Twisted Oaks Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 8, 2021
6.28 km
Waterfall Elior At Bucklesham Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
February 1, 2022
6.28 km
Cups And Cakes Cafe Other catering premises 5
Very Good
October 8, 2021
6.69 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to IP3 0SP - Data from Apr 2022

Sports Centre Bus Stop/Station 74 m
Sports Centre Bus Stop/Station 78 m
Windermere Close Bus Stop/Station 137 m
Windermere Close Bus Stop/Station 164 m
Busway Bus Stop/Station 176 m
Opium Taxi Rank 3.42 km
Majors Corner Taxi Rank 3.51 km
Sainsbury's Taxi Rank 3.54 km
Entrance3 Rail 2.15 km
Entrance1 Rail 2.17 km
Entrance2 Rail 2.2 km
Shotley Point Marina Ferry Landing Ferry 10.22 km
Shotley Point Marina Ferry Landing Ferry 10.23 km
Shotley Point Marina Ferry Landing Ferry 10.23 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to IP3 0SP - Data from Dec 2021

Brazier's Wood Woodland Or Forest 648 m
Pond Hall Carr Woodland Or Forest 884 m
Bridge Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.3 km
Alder Carr Woodland Or Forest 1.3 km
Robert's Grove Woodland Or Forest 1.38 km
Black Ooze Wetland 1.4 km
The Alders Woodland Or Forest 1.41 km
Whin Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.42 km
Broom Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.45 km
Deals Carr Woodland Or Forest 1.46 km
Pond Ooze Sea 1.47 km
Mulberry Middle Wetland 1.54 km
Watercress Carr Woodland Or Forest 1.69 km
Fox's Carr Woodland Or Forest 1.79 km
Mansbrook Grove Woodland Or Forest 1.91 km


Country England
County Suffolk
Latitude 52.03153400
Longitude 1.18852400
OS Easting 618816
OS Northing 0241813
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
County Electorial Division Priory Heath ED
Electoral Ward Priory Heath
Local Authority District Ipswich
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 E07000202
Travel To Work Area Ipswich


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 Ipswich and East Suffolk CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Urbanites
Group: Urban professionals and families
Subgroup: Families in terraces and flats
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Ipswich BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Ipswich BUASD
Workplace Zone E33028429
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Ipswich 014
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Ipswich 014F
Output Area / Small Area 5A3