Postcode NN12 8AP (West Northamptonshire)

Map showing NN12 8AP and nearby postcodes

The postcode NN12 8AP is located in West Northamptonshire It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. NN12 8AP is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

NN12 8AP is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 6 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 8AP as Rural residents > Rural tenants > Rural white-collar workers.

The closest road name to NN12 8AP is Meadow Rise which is centered 30 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Meadow Rise and is 84 m away.

The closest primary school to NN12 8AP (for ages 11 and under) is Tiffield Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on February 10, 2022. 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 8AP is George Inn and is 114 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on December 18, 2020.

Residents reported an average download speed of 47.4 Mbps and an average upload speed of 12 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 1.7 out of 10. Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.4 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for NN12 8AP 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 8AP and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to NN12 8AP, and the approximate distance away.

Meadow Rise 30 m
High Street North 209 m
High Street South 402 m
Eastcote Road 1.23 km
Banbury Lane 3.61 km
A428 16.35 km
A43 17.51 km
A421 23.86 km
A422 26.47 km
M40 28.15 km
A46 42.65 km
M1 53.27 km
A41 58.99 km
A14 72.11 km
A5 114.31 km


Information about the postcode NN12 8AP

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 NN12 8AP - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Tiffield Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School Good
(February 10, 2022)
478 m
The Gateway School Outstanding
(May 22, 2019)
1.08 km
Gayton Church of England Primary School Outstanding
(July 1, 2010)
2.62 km
Pattishall Church of England Primary School Good
(January 26, 2022)
3.13 km
Greens Norton Church of England Primary School Good
(January 15, 2020)
3.27 km
Sponne School Outstanding
(October 3, 2012)
3.45 km
Towcester Church of England Primary School Good
(October 31, 2018)
3.66 km
Blisworth Community Primary School Good
(June 15, 2017)
3.72 km
Nicholas Hawksmoor Primary School Good
(November 10, 2021)
3.95 km
Marie Weller Primary School 4.42 km
Stoke Bruerne Church of England Primary School Good
(July 11, 2017)
4.93 km
Rothersthorpe Church of England Primary School Good
(March 20, 2018)
5.03 km
Milton Parochial Primary School Good
(January 24, 2018)
5.15 km
Bugbrooke Community Primary School Good
(February 7, 2019)
5.85 km
Campion School Good
(November 10, 2021)
5.97 km
Roade Primary School Good
(July 17, 2018)
6.24 km
Collingtree Church of England Primary School Good
(March 11, 2020)
6.73 km
Paulerspury Church of England Primary School Requires improvement
(July 12, 2018)
6.86 km
Pineham Barns Primary School Good
(January 26, 2022)
7.07 km
Ashton CofE Primary School Good
(October 23, 2019)
7.08 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from NN12 8AP - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Joanne McCullagh Retailers - other Exempt
January 14, 2020
0 m
George Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
December 18, 2020
114 m
Chartwells School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 19, 2019
478 m
Power Horse Haulage Ltd Retailers - other Awaiting Inspection
1.56 km
Buttonchocs Distributors/Transporters 5
Very Good
March 6, 2020
2.01 km
Flo & Co Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
March 17, 2021
2.39 km
Klas Children's Day Nursery Ltd Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
February 14, 2020
2.47 km
Plantation Cafe Retailers - other 5
Very Good
February 13, 2019
2.47 km
Plantation Farm Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
June 21, 2021
2.47 km
Duncote Hall Nursing Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
February 7, 2020
2.49 km
Elior at Duncote & The Lakes Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises Awaiting Inspection
2.49 km
Eastcote Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 4
September 17, 2021
2.54 km
Jubilee House B&B Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
July 20, 2021
2.54 km
The Coach House B&B Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
March 1, 2021
2.54 km
Pattishall Parish Hall Other catering premises Exempt
July 24, 2020
2.61 km
Shell Towcester Retailers - other 5
Very Good
July 25, 2019
2.66 km
B & M Retail Ltd Retailers - other 5
Very Good
June 29, 2021
2.7 km
Tesco Stores Ltd Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
March 7, 2019
2.7 km
Farm Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
August 24, 2020
2.83 km
Little Court Farm B&B Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
January 19, 2021
2.83 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to NN12 8AP - Data from Apr 2022

Meadow Rise Bus Stop/Station 84 m
Gayton Road Bus Stop/Station 121 m
Meadow Rise Bus Stop/Station 124 m
Primary School Bus Stop/Station 513 m
Tiffield Centre Bus Stop/Station 1 km
London Oxford Airport Air 43.05 km
London Luton Airport Air 52.05 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to NN12 8AP - Data from Dec 2021

High Hey Spinney Woodland Or Forest 1.16 km
Windmill Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.35 km
Old Soldier Spinney Woodland Or Forest 1.5 km
Claypits Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.59 km
Catchgate Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.64 km
Blackbridge Spinney Woodland Or Forest 1.65 km
The Old Nursery Woodland Or Forest 1.72 km
Northampton Road Belt Woodland Or Forest 1.77 km
Old Road Spinney Woodland Or Forest 1.94 km
Rufford Clump Woodland Or Forest 2.04 km
Burn Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.13 km
The Rookery Woodland Or Forest 2.17 km
Ash Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.45 km
The Wilderness Woodland Or Forest 2.56 km
Nun Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.62 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for NN12 8AP - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 46.2 Mbps 47.4 Mbps 78.09 Mbps
Upload 10 Mbps 12 Mbps 20 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 4 0.5
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% - -
30-300 Mbps 100% 49.7 12.6
300+ Mbps 0% - -

Gas Consumption

42 meters consuming 469,981 kWh - mean 11,190 kWh : median 10,468 kWh

Electricity Consumption

40 meters consuming 151,250 kWh - mean 3,781 kWh : median 2,732 kWh

Energy usage data for NN12 8AP - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 52.16156800
Longitude -0.98156800
OS Easting 469762
OS Northing 0251966
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: Rural residents
Group: Rural tenants
Subgroup: Rural white-collar workers
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural hamlet and isolated dwellings
Built-Up Area Tiffield BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33017417
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
South Northamptonshire 004
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
South Northamptonshire 004B
Output Area / Small Area 1B2