Postcode NN8 4NS (North Northamptonshire)

Map showing NN8 4NS and nearby postcodes

The postcode NN8 4NS is located in North Northamptonshire It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. NN8 4NS is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

NN8 4NS is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 3.7 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 NN8 4NS as Multicultural metropolitans > Rented family living > Social renting young families.

The closest road name to NN8 4NS is Paling Close which is centered 94 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Eastfield Road and is 125 m away. The closest railway station is Wellingborough Rail Station, 753 m away.

The closest primary school to NN8 4NS (for ages 11 and under) is Rowan Gate Primary School -Two Sites and Satellite. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Outstanding on March 26, 2019. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Sir Christopher Hatton Academy. The last OFSTED inspection on January 9, 2015 rated this school as Outstanding

The local pub for residents of NN8 4NS is Irchester Bowling Club and is 3.89 km 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 3.89 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on March 5, 2021.

Policing for NN8 4NS 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 NN8 4NS and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to NN8 4NS, and the approximate distance away.

Paling Close 94 m
Burrow's Bush 108 m
Jersey Close 146 m
Pym Close 177 m
Leys Road 183 m
Wittlich Road 208 m
Burywell Road 212 m
Flowerhill Drive 222 m
Cross Road 233 m
Leys Gardens 243 m
Eastfield Road 249 m
Albert Road 276 m
Adams Close 277 m
Bluebell Close 283 m
Alexandra Road 319 m


Information about the postcode NN8 4NS

Introduction January 1980
Termination n/a - Active Postcode
User Type Large User - allocated to single addresses receiving at least 500 mail items per day

Local Schools

School OFSTED ratings, last inspection dates, student age ranges and approximate distance from NN8 4NS - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Rowan Gate Primary School -Two Sites and Satellite Outstanding
(March 26, 2019)
0 m
Victoria Primary Academy Requires improvement
(May 9, 2019)
99 m
The Avenue Infant School Good
(October 10, 2017)
652 m
Park Junior School, Wellingborough Good
(January 18, 2018)
733 m
Refocus 767 m
Sir Christopher Hatton Academy Outstanding
(January 9, 2015)
792 m
Oakway Academy Requires improvement
(April 3, 2019)
864 m
All Saints CEVA Primary School and Nursery Requires improvement
(October 10, 2018)
959 m
Wellingborough School 1.27 km
Wrenn School Good
(May 10, 2018)
1.4 km
Friars Academy Outstanding
(May 22, 2019)
1.43 km
St Barnabas Church of England School Good
(September 20, 2017)
1.52 km
Freemans Endowed Church of England Junior Academy Good
(February 8, 2017)
1.57 km
Croyland Primary School Good
(October 13, 2021)
1.73 km
Redwell Primary School 1.8 km
Weavers Academy Good
(May 17, 2017)
2.1 km
Our Lady's Catholic Primary School 2.33 km
Olympic Primary 2.58 km
Warwick Academy 2.59 km
Ruskin Academy 2.83 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from NN8 4NS - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Chester House Farm Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 28, 2021
2.96 km
Saxby's Cider Retailers - other 4
November 25, 2021
2.96 km
Rushden Indoor Secure Storage Limited Distributors/Transporters Exempt
April 20, 2018
3.31 km
Quarrymans Rest Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 10, 2022
3.65 km
Co-Op Stores Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
February 12, 2014
3.89 km
Irchester Bowling Club Pub/bar/nightclub 4
September 2, 2014
3.89 km
Irchester Methodist Church Other catering premises Exempt
January 27, 2014
3.89 km
Magic Chef Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
March 5, 2021
3.89 km
Meadow View Care Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 4
November 10, 2021
3.89 km
Pear Tree Cafe Of Irchester Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 2
Needs Improvement
December 8, 2021
3.89 km
The Carpenters Arms Pub/bar/nightclub Awaiting Inspection
3.89 km
The Co-Operative Pharmacy Retailers - other Exempt
July 22, 2014
3.89 km
Yummies Kebab And Pizza Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
March 5, 2021
3.89 km
Irchester Sports Association Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
June 8, 2021
3.89 km
Kingswood Education Catering Ltd At Irchester Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 18, 2019
3.91 km
Irchester Working Mens Club Pub/bar/nightclub 4
July 24, 2014
3.92 km
The Curry Wagon Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
October 28, 2021
3.92 km
360 Play Rushden Lakes Other catering premises 5
Very Good
August 3, 2021
3.97 km
Blue Mountain Yard Other catering premises 5
Very Good
July 25, 2019
3.97 km
Chi Other catering premises 5
Very Good
May 20, 2021
3.97 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to NN8 4NS - Data from Apr 2022

Eastfield Road Bus Stop/Station 125 m
Paling Close Bus Stop/Station 165 m
Paling Close Bus Stop/Station 170 m
Albert Road Bus Stop/Station 186 m
Albert Road Bus Stop/Station 196 m
Orient Way Taxi Rank 1.02 km
Wellingborough Rail Station Rail 753 m
London Luton Airport Air 52.19 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to NN8 4NS - Data from Dec 2021

Buckwell Green Urban Greenspace 1.29 km
Ann's Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.41 km
Eleanor's Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.54 km
Red Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.63 km
Stanwell Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.79 km
Land Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.82 km
Duke's Covert Woodland Or Forest 3.01 km
Lodge Covert Woodland Or Forest 3.2 km
Blackberry Fox Covert Woodland Or Forest 3.33 km
Vivian's Covert Woodland Or Forest 3.61 km
Cromwell Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.65 km
Cock-o-Roost Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.03 km
Skew Bridge Ski Lake Inland Water 4.04 km
The Rookery Woodland Or Forest 4.21 km
Corrie's Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.26 km


Country England
Latitude 52.30884400
Longitude -0.68431600
OS Easting 489796
OS Northing 0268672
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 Finedon
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: Multicultural metropolitans
Group: Rented family living
Subgroup: Social renting young families
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Wellingborough BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Wellingborough BUASD
Workplace Zone E33017473
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Wellingborough 004
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Wellingborough 004D
Output Area / Small Area 4A1