Postcode NN12 6LZ (West Northamptonshire)

Map showing NN12 6LZ and nearby postcodes

The postcode NN12 6LZ is located in West Northamptonshire It was introduced in August 2018 and is an active postcode. NN12 6LZ is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

NN12 6LZ is one of the least deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 8.2 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 NN12 6LZ as Suburbanites > Suburban achievers > Detached retirement living.

The closest road name to NN12 6LZ is Redcar Road which is centered 18 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Race Course and is 431 m away.

The closest primary school to NN12 6LZ (for ages 11 and under) is Marie Weller Primary School. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Sponne School. The last OFSTED inspection on October 3, 2012 rated this school as Outstanding

The local pub for residents of NN12 6LZ is Folly Inn and is 334 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on December 10, 2020. The nearest takeaway food is available from Chans Fish & Chips and is 867 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on July 3, 2019.

Residents reported an average download speed of 360 Mbps and an average upload speed of 180 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 1.5 out of 10. Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.3 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for NN12 6LZ 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 NN12 6LZ and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to NN12 6LZ, and the approximate distance away.

Redcar Road 18 m
Lingfield Lane 21 m
Sandown Road 120 m
Goodwood Gardens 120 m
Cartmel Close 146 m
Wincanton Close 192 m
Sharpe Street 200 m
Kempton Drive 207 m
Hexham Street 220 m
Epsom Avenue 223 m
Sedgefield Drive 224 m
Cheltenham Close 273 m
Brighton Close 274 m
Beverley Way 275 m
Fontwell Drive 306 m


Information about the postcode NN12 6LZ

Introduction August 2018
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 NN12 6LZ - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Marie Weller Primary School 0 m
Towcester Church of England Primary School Good
(October 31, 2018)
957 m
Nicholas Hawksmoor Primary School Good
(November 10, 2021)
1.33 km
Sponne School Outstanding
(October 3, 2012)
1.61 km
Paulerspury Church of England Primary School Requires improvement
(July 12, 2018)
2.86 km
Greens Norton Church of England Primary School Good
(January 15, 2020)
3.69 km
Whittlebury Church of England Primary School Good
(November 7, 2017)
3.87 km
Tiffield Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School Good
(February 10, 2022)
3.96 km
The Gateway School Outstanding
(May 22, 2019)
4.21 km
On Track Education Silverstone Good
(November 30, 2017)
4.52 km
Silverstone Church of England Primary School 4.52 km
Stoke Bruerne Church of England Primary School Good
(July 11, 2017)
4.72 km
Cambian Potterspury Lodge School Good
(February 27, 2020)
5.34 km
Silverstone UTC Requires improvement
(October 16, 2019)
6.06 km
Blisworth Community Primary School Good
(June 15, 2017)
6.67 km
Yardley Gobion Church of England Primary School Good
(November 7, 2017)
6.75 km
Ashton CofE Primary School Good
(October 23, 2019)
6.95 km
Pattishall Church of England Primary School Good
(January 26, 2022)
7 km
Gayton Church of England Primary School Outstanding
(July 1, 2010)
7 km
Roade Primary School Good
(July 17, 2018)
7.17 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from NN12 6LZ - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Crazy 4 Kids Ltd Marie Weller School/college/university Awaiting Inspection
0 m
Folly Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
December 10, 2020
334 m
NN Twelve Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
May 26, 2021
334 m
Country Comforts Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
December 19, 2020
689 m
Olympus Care Services Other catering premises 5
Very Good
November 25, 2019
689 m
Olive Tree Restaurant Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
June 14, 2021
707 m
Chans Fish & Chips Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
July 3, 2019
867 m
Ozzy's Express Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
November 28, 2018
867 m
The Ganges Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
868 m
ABM Catering Limited School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 4, 2020
957 m
KidsStop Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
May 25, 2021
957 m
Olympus Care Services Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
December 9, 2020
957 m
Tiny Tows Pre School Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
March 26, 2019
957 m
Towcester Community Food Retailers - other 5
Very Good
March 24, 2021
957 m
Towcester Foodbank Retailers - other 4
January 31, 2020
957 m
Towcester Football Supporters Club Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
January 28, 2021
957 m
Dil Raj Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
December 9, 2020
1.05 km
Happy Garden Chinese Takeaway Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
January 31, 2022
1.05 km
Lees Cottage Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
June 5, 2019
1.05 km
Marlin Fish Bar Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
March 29, 2021
1.05 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to NN12 6LZ - Data from Apr 2022

Race Course Bus Stop/Station 431 m
Burcote Park Bus Stop/Station 569 m
Brick Kiln Close Bus Stop/Station 600 m
Brick Kiln Close Bus Stop/Station 603 m
Jenkinson Road Bus Stop/Station 610 m
London Oxford Airport Air 39.52 km
London Luton Airport Air 49.3 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to NN12 6LZ - Data from Dec 2021

Fox Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.03 km
Church Spinney Woodland Or Forest 1.33 km
Burcote Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.5 km
Broad Water Inland Water 1.6 km
The Longwater Inland Water 1.85 km
The Wilderness Woodland Or Forest 1.97 km
Ash Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.98 km
Radsmore Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.03 km
Magpie Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.24 km
The Rookery Woodland Or Forest 2.25 km
Alexanders Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.36 km
Rufford Clump Woodland Or Forest 2.4 km
Northampton Road Belt Woodland Or Forest 2.65 km
Millers Belt Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.75 km
The Old Nursery Woodland Or Forest 2.76 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for NN12 6LZ - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 360 Mbps 360 Mbps 360 Mbps
Upload 180 Mbps 180 Mbps 180 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% - -
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% - -
30-300 Mbps 0% - -
300+ Mbps 100% 360 180

Gas Consumption

57 meters consuming 571,870 kWh - mean 10,033 kWh : median 9,051 kWh

Electricity Consumption

59 meters consuming 159,998 kWh - mean 2,712 kWh : median 2,344 kWh

Energy usage data for NN12 6LZ - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 52.12191400
Longitude -0.97751800
OS Easting 470100
OS Northing 0247558
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 Northamptonshire
Electoral Ward Towcester and Roade
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: Suburbanites
Group: Suburban achievers
Subgroup: Detached retirement living
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural town and fringe
Built-Up Area Towcester BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33017421
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
South Northamptonshire 005
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
South Northamptonshire 005B
Output Area / Small Area 6A3