Postcode NN7 1AW (West Northamptonshire)

Map showing NN7 1AW and nearby postcodes

The postcode NN7 1AW is located in West Northamptonshire It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. NN7 1AW is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

NN7 1AW is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 5.4 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 NN7 1AW as Rural residents > Rural tenants > Rural white-collar workers.

The closest road name to NN7 1AW is Bedford Road which is centered 152 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Great Houghton Turn and is 314 m away. The closest railway station is Northampton Rail Station, 4.91 km away.

The closest primary school to NN7 1AW (for ages 11 and under) is Little Houghton Church of England Primary. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on October 31, 2018. 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 NN7 1AW is Wellingborough Rugby Club and is 9.33 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Satisfactory on May 16, 2018.

100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Policing for NN7 1AW 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 NN7 1AW and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to NN7 1AW, and the approximate distance away.

Bedford Road 152 m
Cherry Tree Lane 267 m
Willow Lane 344 m
The Cross 353 m
High Street 382 m
Nene Valley Way 1.51 km
A5076 5.58 km
A428 5.96 km
A43 7.32 km
A45 29.07 km
M40 39.73 km
A46 46.08 km
M1 50.56 km
A14 61.81 km
A41 65.31 km


Information about the postcode NN7 1AW

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 NN7 1AW - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Little Houghton Church of England Primary Good
(October 31, 2018)
1.04 km
OneSchool Global Uk, Northampton Primary Campus 1.93 km
Abington Vale Primary School Good
(July 10, 2018)
2.23 km
Bridgewater Primary School Good
(November 15, 2018)
2.4 km
Northampton School for Boys Outstanding
(November 13, 2014)
2.56 km
Standens Barn Primary School 2.67 km
St Andrew's College Good
(July 1, 2021)
2.85 km
Barry Primary School Good
(June 15, 2016)
2.94 km
Weston Favell CofE Primary School Outstanding
(October 16, 2014)
3.12 km
Vernon Terrace Primary School Good
(September 30, 2016)
3.24 km
Stimpson Avenue Academy Requires improvement
(July 10, 2019)
3.38 km
Cogenhoe Primary School Good
(January 31, 2019)
3.5 km
Hardingstone Academy Good
(September 14, 2016)
3.64 km
Cedar Road Primary School Good
(November 14, 2017)
3.64 km
Northampton Academy Good
(November 13, 2019)
3.66 km
Weston Favell Academy Requires improvement
(May 10, 2018)
3.7 km
Preston Hedges Primary School Outstanding
(June 27, 2014)
3.75 km
Northampton High School 3.76 km
Headlands Primary School Good
(April 18, 2018)
3.84 km
Ecton Brook Primary School Good
(March 6, 2019)
3.98 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from NN7 1AW - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Wellingborough Rugby Club Pub/bar/nightclub 3
May 16, 2018
9.33 km
Oakfield Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
March 6, 2021
9.38 km
Hey Sweetie Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
February 11, 2020
9.55 km
The Prosecco Stable Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
May 8, 2019
9.55 km
The Fruity Farmer Retailers - other 5
Very Good
June 7, 2017
9.88 km
Ice of Bruerne Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
June 4, 2021
10.04 km
The Village Stores Retailers - other 5
Very Good
July 3, 2018
10.25 km
Great Doddington Club Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
December 14, 2018
10.29 km
Dolce Limited At Great Doddington County Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 12, 2021
10.35 km
Great Doddington Pre-School Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 12, 2021
10.35 km
The Stags Head Public House Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 19, 2022
10.41 km
A J & G Bament Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
December 2, 2021
10.46 km
Stoke Bruerne Cricket Club Pub/bar/nightclub 4
December 22, 2020
10.46 km
Ben Howkins & Son Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 6, 2016
10.48 km
The Old Chapel Bed and Breakfast Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
January 15, 2022
10.57 km
The Canal Museum Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
April 14, 2021
10.65 km
The Spice of Bruerne Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
April 14, 2021
10.65 km
The Navigation Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
September 28, 2020
10.72 km
Compass Group School/college/university 5
Very Good
February 27, 2019
10.75 km
Boat Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 1
Needs Major Improvement
February 16, 2022
10.75 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to NN7 1AW - Data from Apr 2022

Great Houghton Turn Bus Stop/Station 314 m
Bus Shelter Bus Stop/Station 359 m
Great Houghton Turn Bus Stop/Station 463 m
Lime Farm Way Bus Stop/Station 714 m
Lime Farm Way Bus Stop/Station 731 m
Northampton Rail Station Rail 4.91 km
London Luton Airport Air 49.8 km
London Oxford Airport Air 54.49 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to NN7 1AW - Data from Dec 2021

Coney Gree Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.52 km
Crowlane Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.78 km
The Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.89 km
Little Gap Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.42 km
Delapre Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.48 km
Ash Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.85 km
High Covert Woodland Or Forest 3.96 km
The Oaks Woodland Or Forest 4.23 km
The Firs Woodland Or Forest 4.64 km
Commander's Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.7 km
Whistonhill Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.7 km
Whiston Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.79 km
Preston Wood Woodland Or Forest 4.8 km
Lings Wood Woodland Or Forest 4.83 km
Foot Meadow Urban Greenspace 4.96 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for NN7 1AW - Data from Ofcom 2017

Speed Band
0-2 Mbps 0%
2-5 Mbps 0%
5-10 Mbps 0%
10-30 Mbps 0%
30-300 Mbps 100%
300+ Mbps 0%


Country England
Latitude 52.22555400
Longitude -0.83740400
OS Easting 479509
OS Northing 0259231
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 Nene Valley
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 village
Built-Up Area Great Houghton (Northampton) BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33017373
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Northampton 028
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Northampton 028D
Output Area / Small Area 1B2