Postcode NN29 7AJ (North Northamptonshire)

Map showing NN29 7AJ and nearby postcodes

The postcode NN29 7AJ is located in North Northamptonshire It was introduced in May 1994 and is an active postcode. NN29 7AJ is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

NN29 7AJ is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 2.4 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 NN29 7AJ as Rural residents > Ageing rural dwellers > Renting rural retirement.

The closest road name to NN29 7AJ is St Katharine's Way which is centered 11 m away.

The nearest bus stop is St Katherines Church and is 49 m away. The closest railway station is Wellingborough Rail Station, 3.05 km away.

The closest primary school to NN29 7AJ (for ages 11 and under) is Irchester Community Primary School. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Wrenn School. The last OFSTED inspection on May 10, 2018 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of NN29 7AJ is Irchester Bowling Club and is 82 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Good on September 2, 2014. The nearest takeaway food is available from Magic Chef and is 82 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on March 5, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 57.6 Mbps and an average upload speed of 9.6 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 57.1% 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 0.4 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for NN29 7AJ 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 NN29 7AJ and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to NN29 7AJ, and the approximate distance away.

St Katharine's Way 11 m
Barringers Gardens 54 m
Manor Farm 88 m
High Street 104 m
School Hill 151 m
Townwell Lane 221 m
School Lane 265 m
School Road 301 m
B569 477 m
Chester Road 503 m
Station Road 570 m
Higham Road 1.22 km
A428 11.36 km
A43 13.1 km
A45 40.78 km


Information about the postcode NN29 7AJ

Introduction May 1994
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 NN29 7AJ - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Irchester Community Primary School 294 m
Whitefriars Primary School Good
(February 2, 2022)
2.52 km
Tennyson Road Infant School Requires improvement
(November 14, 2018)
2.52 km
South End Infant School Outstanding
(June 3, 2009)
3.15 km
South End Junior School Good
(November 9, 2017)
3.15 km
Alfred Street Junior School, Rushden Requires improvement
(December 11, 2019)
3.19 km
Wellingborough School 3.27 km
All Saints CEVA Primary School and Nursery Requires improvement
(October 10, 2018)
3.28 km
Wrenn School Good
(May 10, 2018)
3.3 km
Rushden Academy 3.31 km
St Lawrence Church of England Primary School Good
(December 2, 2021)
3.33 km
Wollaston School 3.35 km
Refocus 3.52 km
Wollaston Primary School Requires improvement
(September 22, 2021)
3.66 km
Denfield Park Primary School Good
(January 9, 2018)
3.68 km
Victoria Primary Academy Requires improvement
(May 9, 2019)
3.74 km
Newton Road School 3.76 km
Friars Academy Outstanding
(May 22, 2019)
3.76 km
Rowan Gate Primary School -Two Sites and Satellite Outstanding
(March 26, 2019)
3.81 km
Park Junior School, Wellingborough Good
(January 18, 2018)
3.91 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from NN29 7AJ - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Co-Op Stores Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
February 12, 2014
82 m
Irchester Bowling Club Pub/bar/nightclub 4
September 2, 2014
82 m
Irchester Methodist Church Other catering premises Exempt
January 27, 2014
82 m
Magic Chef Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
March 5, 2021
82 m
Meadow View Care Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 4
November 10, 2021
82 m
Pear Tree Cafe Of Irchester Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 2
Needs Improvement
December 8, 2021
82 m
The Carpenters Arms Pub/bar/nightclub Awaiting Inspection
82 m
The Co-Operative Pharmacy Retailers - other Exempt
July 22, 2014
82 m
Yummies Kebab And Pizza Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
March 5, 2021
82 m
Irchester Working Mens Club Pub/bar/nightclub 4
July 24, 2014
137 m
The Curry Wagon Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
October 28, 2021
137 m
Kingswood Education Catering Ltd At Irchester Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 18, 2019
294 m
Irchester Fish Bar Takeaway/sandwich shop 2
Needs Improvement
October 7, 2021
510 m
Irchester Park Store Retailers - other 4
February 9, 2015
510 m
Delhi Cottage Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
June 8, 2021
544 m
Alderwood LLA Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
March 22, 2019
571 m
Irchester Sports Association Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
June 8, 2021
597 m
Irchester Convenience Store Retailers - other 5
Very Good
May 8, 2018
717 m
Little Devil Distillery Ltd Retailers - other Exempt
January 6, 2022
731 m
Chester House Farm Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 28, 2021
858 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to NN29 7AJ - Data from Apr 2022

St Katherines Church Bus Stop/Station 49 m
St Katherines Church Bus Stop/Station 66 m
Vicarage Bus Stop/Station 334 m
Vicarage Bus Stop/Station 336 m
Biscay Close Bus Stop/Station 470 m
Orient Way Taxi Rank 3.85 km
Wellingborough Rail Station Rail 3.05 km
London Luton Airport Air 48.66 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to NN29 7AJ - Data from Dec 2021

Home Spinney Woodland Or Forest 1.46 km
Land Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.51 km
Knuston Spinney Woodland Or Forest 1.53 km
Wymington Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.16 km
Black Bushes Woodland Or Forest 2.38 km
Skew Bridge Ski Lake Inland Water 2.46 km
The Moors Woodland Or Forest 2.96 km
Fox Covert Woodland Or Forest 2.96 km
Long Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.01 km
Alderman Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.28 km
Long Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.44 km
Beacon Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.55 km
Wellwound Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.62 km
Hall Lane Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.79 km
The Grove Woodland Or Forest 4.27 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for NN29 7AJ - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 38 Mbps 57.6 Mbps 205 Mbps
Upload 8.6 Mbps 9.6 Mbps 21 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% 23.3 6.7
30-300 Mbps 42.9% 69 10.7
300+ Mbps 57.1% - -

Gas Consumption

13 meters consuming 126,697 kWh - mean 9,746 kWh : median 7,680 kWh

Electricity Consumption

14 meters consuming 48,076 kWh - mean 3,434 kWh : median 2,800 kWh

Energy usage data for NN29 7AJ - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 52.28478900
Longitude -0.64461200
OS Easting 492554
OS Northing 0266048
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
Electoral Ward Irchester
Local Authority District North 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 E06000061
Travel To Work Area Kettering and Wellingborough


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: Ageing rural dwellers
Subgroup: Renting rural retirement
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural town and fringe
Built-Up Area Irchester BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33017496
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Wellingborough 010
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Wellingborough 010B
Output Area / Small Area 1C2