Postcode IP98 6PW (South Norfolk) Terminated May 2018

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The postcode IP98 6PW is located in South Norfolk, in the county of Norfolk. It was introduced in December 1999 and terminated in May 2018.IP98 6PW is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

IP98 6PW is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 4.5 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 IP98 6PW as Urbanites > Urban professionals and families > Families in terraces and flats.

The closest road name to IP98 6PW is Hawthorn Close which is centered 82 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Field House Gardens and is 243 m away. The closest railway station is Diss Rail Station, 296 m away.

The closest primary school to IP98 6PW (for ages 11 and under) is Diss Church of England Junior Academy. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Diss High School. The last OFSTED inspection on March 22, 2018 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of IP98 6PW is Ampersand Brew Co and is 753 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as AwaitingInspection . The nearest takeaway food is available from Imperial Wok and is 656 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as AwaitingInspection .

Policing for IP98 6PW is covered by the Norfolk police force association and Norfolk is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to IP98 6PW and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to IP98 6PW, and the approximate distance away.

Hawthorn Close 82 m
Owen Road 118 m
Blackthorn Close 144 m
Sycamore Way 156 m
Clarence House Court 168 m
Windsor Court 208 m
Fisher Road 212 m
Field House Gardens 213 m
Frenze Hall Lane 230 m
Gilray Road 241 m
Prince William Way 254 m
King George Mews 266 m
Spencer Crescent 276 m
Vince's Road 277 m
Martin Road 300 m


Information about the postcode IP98 6PW

Introduction December 1999
Termination May 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 IP98 6PW - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Diss Infant Academy and Nursery 476 m
Diss High School Good
(March 22, 2018)
684 m
Diss Church of England Junior Academy 750 m
Palgrave Church of England Primary School Good
(October 9, 2019)
1.72 km
Roydon Primary School Requires improvement
(January 23, 2020)
2.33 km
Scole Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School Good
(May 24, 2017)
2.64 km
Burston Community Primary School Good
(December 1, 2021)
3.54 km
Dickleburgh Church of England Primary Academy (With Pre-School) 4.9 km
Bressingham Primary School Good
(November 22, 2018)
4.97 km
Wortham Primary School 5.3 km
All Saints Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School, Winfarthing Good
(May 22, 2018)
5.73 km
Mellis Church of England Primary School Good
(January 24, 2019)
5.88 km
Hartismere School Outstanding
(November 26, 2014)
5.94 km
St Peter and St Paul Church of England Primary School, Eye 6.4 km
St Edmund's Primary School Good
(May 23, 2019)
7.25 km
Tivetshall Community Primary School Good
(October 14, 2021)
7.86 km
St Botolph's Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School Good
(November 29, 2017)
8.72 km
St Andrew's CofE VA Primary School, Lopham Good
(July 11, 2017)
9.34 km
Pulham Church of England Primary School Good
(March 21, 2017)
9.44 km
Occold Primary School 9.74 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from IP98 6PW - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Chigly Pigs Manufacturers/packers Exempt
April 27, 2021
231 m
Health And Homebake Ltd Manufacturers/packers 5
Very Good
March 22, 2017
231 m
Diss Christian Community Church (Hope Church) Other catering premises 5
Very Good
February 7, 2020
295 m
Diss Emporium Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 13, 2020
295 m
D's Coffee House Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
April 27, 2021
398 m
Jump Warehouse Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 5, 2021
398 m
Safe Hands Day Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 3
February 25, 2020
398 m
Poundstretcher Limited Retailers - other Exempt
December 5, 2019
420 m
Norse Community Services @ Diss Infant & Nursery School School/college/university 5
Very Good
October 30, 2018
476 m
The Original Factory Shop Retailers - other Exempt
June 7, 2019
587 m
Premier Retailers - other 5
Very Good
January 20, 2021
591 m
Shell Service Station Retailers - other 5
Very Good
September 25, 2015
628 m
Imperial Wok Takeaway/sandwich shop Awaiting Inspection
656 m
Oak House Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
March 18, 2022
663 m
Aspens Services@Diss High School School/college/university Awaiting Inspection
684 m
Victoria Market Retailers - other Awaiting Inspection
713 m
Victoria Fish Bar Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
August 20, 2019
728 m
Norse Commercial Services @ Diss C.E. Junior School School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 19, 2019
750 m
Ampersand Brew Co Pub/bar/nightclub Awaiting Inspection
753 m
Slimming World Retailers - other Exempt
November 2, 2017
767 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to IP98 6PW - Data from Apr 2022

Field House Gardens Bus Stop/Station 243 m
Walcot Rise Bus Stop/Station 253 m
Falcon Lane Bus Stop/Station 266 m
Field House Gardens Bus Stop/Station 369 m
No 74 Bus Stop/Station 411 m
Diss Rail Station Rail 296 m

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to IP98 6PW - Data from Dec 2021

Clynt Plantation Woodland Or Forest 482 m
Alder Carr Woodland Or Forest 596 m
The Mere Inland Water 1.06 km
Walcot Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.71 km
Pretoria Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.95 km
Three Corner Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.1 km
Gravel Pit Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.11 km
Scole Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.52 km
The Carr Woodland Or Forest 2.57 km
Big Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.59 km
Coursing Barn Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.68 km
Chestnut Covert Woodland Or Forest 2.69 km
Dark Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.73 km
Hazel Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.94 km
The Wilderness Woodland Or Forest 2.98 km


Country England
County Norfolk
Latitude 52.37610500
Longitude 1.12291500
OS Easting 612665
OS Northing 0279930
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
South Norfolk
County Electorial Division Diss and Roydon ED
Electoral Ward Diss & Roydon
Local Authority District South Norfolk
Region / Government Office Region East of England
European Electoral Region Eastern
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: New Anglia
Local Learning and Skills Council Norfolk

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E07000149
Travel To Work Area Norwich


NHS England Region East of England
Primary Care Trust
Cancer Alliance East of England - North
Strategic Health Authority
East of England
Sustainability and Transformation
Norfolk and Waveney Health and Care Partnership
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS Norfolk and Waveney 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 Diss BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Diss BUASD
Workplace Zone E33024703
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
South Norfolk 015
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
South Norfolk 015G
Output Area / Small Area 5A3