Postcode IP5 2ES (East Suffolk)

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The postcode IP5 2ES is located in East Suffolk, in the county of Suffolk. It was introduced in December 2001 and is an active postcode. IP5 2ES is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

IP5 2ES is one of the least deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 7.7 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 IP5 2ES as Urbanites > Urban professionals and families > Multi-ethnic professionals with families.

The closest road name to IP5 2ES is Hares Close which is centered 49 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Lummis Vale and is 240 m away. The closest railway station is Entrance1, 4.05 km away.

The closest primary school to IP5 2ES (for ages 11 and under) is Cedarwood Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on March 7, 2017. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Kesgrave High School. The last OFSTED inspection on December 6, 2017 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of IP5 2ES is Black Tiles Public House and is 2.69 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on March 11, 2020. The nearest takeaway food is available from The Stables Coffee And Sandwich Shop and is 3.11 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on March 28, 2022.

Policing for IP5 2ES 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 IP5 2ES and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to IP5 2ES, and the approximate distance away.

Hares Close 49 m
Walker Chase 97 m
Peasey Gardens 137 m
Masterson Grove 179 m
Wilkinson Drive 202 m
Bull Drive 202 m
Banthorpe Grove 211 m
Segger View 234 m
Peart Grove 259 m
Halls Drift 261 m
The Fishers 270 m
Nock Gardens 278 m
Llewellyn Drift 297 m
Adams Place 299 m
Lummis Vale 328 m


Information about the postcode IP5 2ES

Introduction December 2001
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 IP5 2ES - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Cedarwood Primary School Good
(March 7, 2017)
0 m
Heath Primary School, Kesgrave Good
(November 21, 2017)
893 m
Kesgrave High School Good
(December 6, 2017)
1.15 km
Gorseland Primary School Outstanding
(December 13, 2017)
1.74 km
Birchwood Primary School Outstanding
(October 14, 2016)
2 km
Broke Hall Community Primary School 2.32 km
Martlesham Primary Academy Good
(October 10, 2018)
2.75 km
St Alban's Catholic High School Good
(January 22, 2020)
2.96 km
Bealings School Outstanding
(July 11, 2012)
3.16 km
Copleston High School Good
(January 30, 2018)
3.22 km
Britannia Primary School and Nursery 3.49 km
New Skill Centre Requires improvement
(November 14, 2019)
3.85 km
Rushmere Hall Primary School 3.93 km
St John's Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School, Ipswich Good
(April 25, 2018)
3.95 km
Culford School 4.02 km
Sir Bobby Robson School 4.03 km
Bucklesham Primary School Good
(May 14, 2019)
4.07 km
Rose Hill Primary 4.17 km
Murrayfield Primary - A Paradigm Academy Good
(October 10, 2019)
4.22 km
Sidegate Primary School Good
(March 16, 2017)
4.26 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from IP5 2ES - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Poppies Farm Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
April 2, 2019
1.99 km
Foskers Fresh Retailers - other 5
Very Good
January 24, 2018
2.49 km
Black Tiles Public House Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 11, 2020
2.69 km
Martlesham Post Office Stores Retailers - other 5
Very Good
April 29, 2019
2.69 km
Black Tiles Learning Centre Other catering premises 5
Very Good
February 19, 2009
2.75 km
Reach2 At Martlesham Primary Academy School/college/university 5
Very Good
January 18, 2022
2.75 km
Rhymes At Martlesham Out Of School Club Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
March 6, 2018
2.75 km
Holeshot Cafe Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
February 1, 2022
3.11 km
The Stables Coffee And Sandwich Shop Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
March 28, 2022
3.11 km
J's Traditional Fish & Chip Shop Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
January 18, 2022
3.25 km
Miller & Carter Steakhouse Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
July 27, 2021
3.25 km
Studio Flex Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
August 12, 2021
3.3 km
Daysies Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 18, 2022
3.35 km
Pizza I Paella Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
December 7, 2018
3.47 km
Beacon Hill Farm Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
July 11, 2013
3.49 km
The Shannon Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
September 8, 2021
3.5 km
Dan's Diner @ Dan's Meadow Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
February 26, 2018
3.64 km
Busta Snax Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
February 7, 2022
3.7 km
St Marys Church LC / Bucklesham & Foxhall Village Hall Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 4, 2022
3.7 km
Red Lion Public House Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
January 17, 2019
3.76 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to IP5 2ES - Data from Apr 2022

Lummis Vale Bus Stop/Station 240 m
Lummis Vale Bus Stop/Station 255 m
Dodson Vale Bus Stop/Station 396 m
Dodson Vale Bus Stop/Station 437 m
Curtis Way Bus Stop/Station 466 m
Entrance1 Rail 4.05 km
Entrance2 Rail 4.06 km
Entrance3 Rail 4.08 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to IP5 2ES - Data from Dec 2021

Black Walk Plantation Woodland Or Forest 901 m
Brookhill Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.32 km
Pole Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.47 km
Kesgrave Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.7 km
Welham's Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.8 km
Dukes' Hill Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.81 km
Decoypond Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.99 km
Martlesham Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.17 km
Lux Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.38 km
Hightree Covert Woodland Or Forest 2.72 km
Playford Mere Inland Water 2.73 km
Brightwell Hill Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.84 km
Adastral Park Woodland Or Forest 2.94 km
Spring Pond Inland Water 2.99 km
The Oaks Woodland Or Forest 3.01 km


Country England
County Suffolk
Latitude 52.05695500
Longitude 1.24097800
OS Easting 622285
OS Northing 0244797
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
Central Suffolk and North Ipswich
County Electorial Division Kesgrave and Rushmere St. Andrew ED
Electoral Ward Kesgrave
Local Authority District East 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 E07000244
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: Multi-ethnic professionals with families
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Ipswich BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Kesgrave BUASD
Workplace Zone E33028647
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Suffolk Coastal 009
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Suffolk Coastal 009A
Output Area / Small Area 5A2