Postcode NN1 4LR (West Northamptonshire)

Map showing NN1 4LR and nearby postcodes

The postcode NN1 4LR is located in West Northamptonshire It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. NN1 4LR is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

NN1 4LR is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 3.5 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 NN1 4LR as Multicultural metropolitans > Rented family living > Private renting new arrivals.

The closest road name to NN1 4LR is Stimpson Avenue which is centered 67 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Billington Street and is 33 m away. The closest railway station is Northampton Rail Station, 2.19 km away.

The closest primary school to NN1 4LR (for ages 11 and under) is Stimpson Avenue Academy. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Requires improvement on July 10, 2019. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Northampton School for Boys. The last OFSTED inspection on November 13, 2014 rated this school as Outstanding

The local pub for residents of NN1 4LR is Eastcote Arms and is 11.45 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Good on September 17, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 111 Mbps and an average upload speed of 14.9 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 100% of residents have broadband access of ultrafast 300+ Mbps. 100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 1.9 out of 10. Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.5 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for NN1 4LR is covered by the Northamptonshire police force association and Northamptonshire Teaching is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to NN1 4LR and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to NN1 4LR, and the approximate distance away.

Stimpson Avenue 67 m
Percy Road 70 m
Bostock Avenue 84 m
Monks Hall Road 126 m
Monks Park Road 127 m
Sheriff Road 136 m
Adnitt Road 137 m
Adams Avenue 147 m
Billington Street 147 m
Pavilion Court 155 m
Old Blacksmiths Mews 183 m
Florence Road 198 m
Allen Road 203 m
Whitworth Road 210 m
Perry Street 243 m


Information about the postcode NN1 4LR

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 NN1 4LR - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Stimpson Avenue Academy Requires improvement
(July 10, 2019)
0 m
Barry Primary School Good
(June 15, 2016)
469 m
Vernon Terrace Primary School Good
(September 30, 2016)
626 m
St Andrew's College Good
(July 1, 2021)
694 m
Northampton School for Boys Outstanding
(November 13, 2014)
822 m
Cedar Road Primary School Good
(November 14, 2017)
1.11 km
Progress Schools - Northamptonshire Good
(May 25, 2017)
1.15 km
Abington Vale Primary School Good
(July 10, 2018)
1.28 km
Kingsley Primary School 1.46 km
Northampton International Academy Serious Weaknesses
(February 2, 2022)
1.49 km
Fairfields School Outstanding
(June 26, 2018)
1.51 km
Malcolm Arnold Academy Good
(May 10, 2018)
1.53 km
Malcolm Arnold Preparatory School Good
(July 12, 2017)
1.53 km
Castle Academy Good
(January 12, 2022)
1.54 km
Bosworth Independent College 1.54 km
Bridgewater Primary School Good
(November 15, 2018)
1.74 km
Spring Lane Primary School Good
(October 20, 2021)
1.88 km
Weston Favell CofE Primary School Outstanding
(October 16, 2014)
1.96 km
Eastfield Academy Good
(January 9, 2020)
2.03 km
Kingsthorpe Grove Primary School Good
(April 18, 2018)
2.07 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from NN1 4LR - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Power Horse Haulage Ltd Retailers - other Awaiting Inspection
11.13 km
Eastcote Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 4
September 17, 2021
11.45 km
Jubilee House B&B Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
July 20, 2021
11.45 km
The Coach House B&B Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
March 1, 2021
11.45 km
George Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
December 18, 2020
11.64 km
Joanne McCullagh Retailers - other Exempt
January 14, 2020
11.66 km
Dolce Ltd School/college/university 5
Very Good
December 10, 2020
11.87 km
Little Dragons Day Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
December 10, 2020
11.87 km
Chartwells School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 19, 2019
11.94 km
Pattishall Parish Hall Other catering premises Exempt
July 24, 2020
11.98 km
Buttonchocs Distributors/Transporters 5
Very Good
March 6, 2020
12.94 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to NN1 4LR - Data from Apr 2022

Billington Street Bus Stop/Station 33 m
Stimpson Avenue Primary School Bus Stop/Station 60 m
Billington Street Bus Stop/Station 90 m
Stimpson Avenue Primary School Bus Stop/Station 145 m
Melbourne Street Bus Stop/Station 252 m
Northampton Rail Station Rail 2.19 km
London Luton Airport Air 53.1 km
London Oxford Airport Air 54.65 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to NN1 4LR - Data from Dec 2021

The Spinney Woodland Or Forest 1.23 km
Foot Meadow Urban Greenspace 2.33 km
Delapre Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.01 km
Brickyard Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.75 km
Hoppinghill Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.97 km
Hunsbury Hill Hill Or Mountain 4.09 km
Ryehill Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.21 km
Crowlane Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.22 km
Long Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.23 km
Obelisk Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.33 km
Round Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.35 km
Little Warren Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.42 km
Hazel Wood Woodland Or Forest 4.46 km
Lings Wood Woodland Or Forest 4.46 km
Coney Gree Plantation Woodland Or Forest 4.52 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for NN1 4LR - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 107 Mbps 111 Mbps 331 Mbps
Upload 19.5 Mbps 14.9 Mbps 36 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 3 0
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 13.5 1
30-300 Mbps 0% 113.9 15.7
300+ Mbps 100% 331 36

Gas Consumption

59 meters consuming 732,084 kWh - mean 12,408 kWh : median 11,376 kWh

Electricity Consumption

30 meters consuming 137,822 kWh - mean 4,594 kWh : median 4,377 kWh

Energy usage data for NN1 4LR - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 52.24414500
Longitude -0.87652300
OS Easting 476804
OS Northing 0261255
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
Northampton North
Electoral Ward Abington and Phippsville
Local Authority District West Northamptonshire
Region / Government Office Region East Midlands
European Electoral Region East Midlands
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: South East Midlands
Local Learning and Skills Council Northamptonshire

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E06000062
Travel To Work Area Northampton


NHS England Region Midlands
Primary Care Trust
Northamptonshire Teaching
Cancer Alliance East Midlands
Strategic Health Authority
East Midlands
Sustainability and Transformation
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS Northamptonshire CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Multicultural metropolitans
Group: Rented family living
Subgroup: Private renting new arrivals
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Northampton BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Northampton BUASD
Workplace Zone E33017342
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Northampton 022
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Northampton 022C
Output Area / Small Area 4A2