Postcode NN4 8AZ (West Northamptonshire)

Map showing NN4 8AZ and nearby postcodes

The postcode NN4 8AZ is located in West Northamptonshire It was introduced in August 1993 and is an active postcode. NN4 8AZ is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

NN4 8AZ is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 5.3 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 NN4 8AZ as Suburbanites > Semi-detached suburbia > Semi-detached ageing.

The closest road name to NN4 8AZ is Winchester Close which is centered 31 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Fire Station and is 87 m away. The closest railway station is Northampton Rail Station, 2.55 km away.

The closest primary school to NN4 8AZ (for ages 11 and under) is The Abbey Primary School. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Abbeyfield School. The last OFSTED inspection on September 15, 2021 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of NN4 8AZ is Stoke Bruerne Cricket Club and is 7.99 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Good on December 22, 2020.

Residents reported an average download speed of 141.7 Mbps and an average upload speed of 15.4 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 2.3 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 NN4 8AZ 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 NN4 8AZ and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to NN4 8AZ, and the approximate distance away.

Winchester Close 31 m
Winchester Road 166 m
Glastonbury Road 196 m
Lindisfarne Way 236 m
Scotney Close 270 m
Stagshaw Close 293 m
Kedleston Close 300 m
Mere Way 334 m
Hardwick Road 338 m
Belton Close 362 m
Friar's Avenue 364 m
Parkfield Avenue 398 m
Penvale Road 668 m
London Road 864 m
Towcester Road 1.52 km


Information about the postcode NN4 8AZ

Introduction August 1993
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 NN4 8AZ - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
The Abbey Primary School 0 m
Abbeyfield School Good
(September 15, 2021)
288 m
Wootton Park School Outstanding
(July 10, 2019)
490 m
Simon de Senlis Primary School Good
(February 27, 2018)
752 m
Queen Eleanor Primary Academy Good
(December 6, 2017)
943 m
Hardingstone Academy Good
(September 14, 2016)
1.08 km
East Hunsbury Primary School 1.09 km
Northampton High School 1.09 km
Delapre Primary School Good
(February 1, 2018)
1.28 km
Wootton Primary School Good
(November 20, 2018)
1.67 km
Hunsbury Park Primary School Good
(July 18, 2017)
1.68 km
Briar Hill Primary School & Nursery Good
(September 15, 2021)
1.87 km
Preston Hedges Primary School Outstanding
(June 27, 2014)
1.94 km
Collingtree Church of England Primary School Good
(March 11, 2020)
2.12 km
Caroline Chisholm School Good
(January 22, 2020)
2.52 km
Progress Schools - Northamptonshire Good
(May 25, 2017)
2.82 km
Spring Lane Primary School Good
(October 20, 2021)
2.91 km
Woodland View Primary School 3 km
Vernon Terrace Primary School Good
(September 30, 2016)
3 km
Milton Parochial Primary School Good
(January 24, 2018)
3.03 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from NN4 8AZ - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Power Horse Haulage Ltd Retailers - other Awaiting Inspection
7.53 km
Ice of Bruerne Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
June 4, 2021
7.76 km
A J & G Bament Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
December 2, 2021
7.99 km
Stoke Bruerne Cricket Club Pub/bar/nightclub 4
December 22, 2020
7.99 km
The Old Chapel Bed and Breakfast Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
January 15, 2022
8.03 km
The Canal Museum Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
April 14, 2021
8.12 km
The Spice of Bruerne Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
April 14, 2021
8.12 km
George Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
December 18, 2020
8.12 km
Boat Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 1
Needs Major Improvement
February 16, 2022
8.14 km
Canal House Cream Teas Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 17, 2019
8.14 km
Joanne McCullagh Retailers - other Exempt
January 14, 2020
8.16 km
Compass Group School/college/university 5
Very Good
February 27, 2019
8.17 km
The Navigation Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
September 28, 2020
8.23 km
Eastcote Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 4
September 17, 2021
8.3 km
Jubilee House B&B Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
July 20, 2021
8.3 km
The Coach House B&B Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
March 1, 2021
8.3 km
Food and Vibes Mobile caterer Awaiting Inspection
8.35 km
Shutlanger Village Hall Other catering premises Exempt
September 21, 2021
8.35 km
The Plough Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
December 16, 2020
8.35 km
Chartwells School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 19, 2019
8.41 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to NN4 8AZ - Data from Apr 2022

Fire Station Bus Stop/Station 87 m
London Road Bus Stop/Station 205 m
London Road Bus Stop/Station 222 m
Nene Valley Way slip road Bus Stop/Station 331 m
Mereway Community College Bus Stop/Station 408 m
Northampton Rail Station Rail 2.55 km
London Oxford Airport Air 51.06 km
London Luton Airport Air 51.75 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to NN4 8AZ - Data from Dec 2021

Delapre Wood Woodland Or Forest 940 m
Hazel Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.12 km
Grange Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.16 km
Hunsbury Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.47 km
Foot Meadow Urban Greenspace 2.42 km
Little Gap Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.42 km
Grange Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.13 km
Great Ground Woodland Or Forest 3.97 km
Bottom Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.08 km
Sarah's Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.29 km
The Moors Woodland Or Forest 4.43 km
Watermill Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.46 km
Charles' Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.52 km
The Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.57 km
Round Clump Woodland Or Forest 4.65 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for NN4 8AZ - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 78.1 Mbps 141.7 Mbps 1000 Mbps
Upload 14.9 Mbps 15.4 Mbps 39 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% 20 1
30-300 Mbps 0% 98.8 13.9
300+ Mbps 100% 551 22.2

Gas Consumption

61 meters consuming 915,505 kWh - mean 15,008 kWh : median 14,121 kWh

Electricity Consumption

60 meters consuming 249,671 kWh - mean 4,161 kWh : median 3,250 kWh

Energy usage data for NN4 8AZ - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 52.21485800
Longitude -0.89964200
OS Easting 475276
OS Northing 0257975
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 South
Electoral Ward Delapre and Rushmere
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: Semi-detached suburbia
Subgroup: Semi-detached ageing
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Northampton BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Northampton BUASD
Workplace Zone E33017367
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Northampton 027
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Northampton 027B
Output Area / Small Area 6B3