Postcode OX17 1AW (Cherwell)

Map showing OX17 1AW and nearby postcodes

The postcode OX17 1AW is located in Cherwell, in the county of Oxfordshire. It was introduced in November 2005 and is an active postcode. OX17 1AW is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

OX17 1AW is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 4.9 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 OX17 1AW as Rural residents > Farming communities > Established farming communities.

The closest road name to OX17 1AW is Chestnut Vale which is centered 24 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Main Street and is 232 m away.

The closest primary school to OX17 1AW (for ages 11 and under) is Cropredy Church of England Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Requires improvement on October 13, 2021.

The local pub for residents of OX17 1AW is The Green Man and is 412 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on March 31, 2020.

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

Policing for OX17 1AW is covered by the Thames Valley police force association and Oxfordshire is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to OX17 1AW and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to OX17 1AW, and the approximate distance away.

Chestnut Vale 24 m
The Mead 103 m
Lower Farm Lane 155 m
Chestnut Road 167 m
The Holt 182 m
Main Street 230 m
The Paddocks 242 m
School Hill 300 m
Orchard Piece 304 m
Church Lane 349 m
Southam Road 570 m
March Road 1.07 km
A422 5.53 km
A423 5.6 km
B4100 6.3 km


Information about the postcode OX17 1AW

Introduction November 2005
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 OX17 1AW - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Cropredy Church of England Primary School Requires improvement
(October 13, 2021)
2.94 km
Cherry Fields Primary School 4.42 km
Hanwell Fields Community School Good
(July 10, 2019)
4.76 km
Hardwick Primary School 5.11 km
Hornton Primary School Good
(March 9, 2018)
5.14 km
North Oxfordshire Academy Good
(March 14, 2017)
5.52 km
The Dassett CofE Primary School Good
(April 9, 2019)
5.62 km
Hill View Primary School Good
(January 12, 2022)
5.79 km
William Morris Primary School Outstanding
(September 12, 2018)
6 km
Wroxton Church of England Primary School Good
(March 4, 2020)
6.17 km
Chipping Warden Primary Academy Good
(February 4, 2020)
6.31 km
St Mary's Church of England Primary School, Banbury 6.43 km
Chacombe CEVA Primary Academy Good
(March 6, 2019)
6.53 km
Orchard Fields Community School Good
(February 13, 2019)
6.59 km
St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Banbury Good
(July 13, 2017)
6.79 km
St Mary's Catholic Primary School, Aston-le-Walls Good
(March 8, 2018)
6.84 km
Carrdus School 6.91 km
St Leonard's Church of England Primary School Good
(February 10, 2022)
6.93 km
Dashwood Banbury Academy Good
(February 20, 2018)
7 km
Frank Wise School Outstanding
(May 9, 2019)
7.08 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from OX17 1AW - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Mollington Munch Other catering premises 5
Very Good
September 4, 2018
166 m
The Green Man Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 31, 2020
412 m
Fat Pheasant Shepherd Huts Ltd Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
February 16, 2021
2 km
Shotteswell Village Hall Other catering premises 5
Very Good
January 21, 2019
2.18 km
The Bell Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
November 7, 2019
2.33 km
Farnborough Garden Centre Other catering premises 5
Very Good
October 28, 2019
2.52 km
Indulgence Other catering premises 5
Very Good
May 22, 2019
2.58 km
Inn At Farnborough Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
September 6, 2018
2.58 km
Kevlar's Dining Shack Mobile caterer 3
November 16, 2020
2.68 km
The Plough Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
August 13, 2019
2.78 km
Brasenose Arms Pub/bar/nightclub Awaiting Inspection
2.88 km
The Mulberry Cafe Ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
2.9 km
Carpenters Farm Shop And Butchers Retailers - other 4
November 20, 2019
2.9 km
The Falcon At Warmington Other catering premises 5
Very Good
January 7, 2020
2.9 km
Cropredy Pre-School Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 31, 2020
2.94 km
Educaterers Ltd School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 13, 2019
2.94 km
J And J Cuisine Ltd T/A Canalside Cafe Cropredy Mobile caterer Awaiting Inspection
2.96 km
Cropredy Lunches Other catering premises 5
Very Good
October 14, 2019
2.98 km
Red Lion Cropredy Pub/bar/nightclub Awaiting Inspection
3.01 km
Jandjcuisine Limited Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
October 11, 2019
3.01 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to OX17 1AW - Data from Apr 2022

Main Street Bus Stop/Station 232 m
Mollington Turn Bus Stop/Station 599 m
Mollington Turn Bus Stop/Station 622 m
London Oxford Airport Air 32.36 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to OX17 1AW - Data from Dec 2021

Mollington Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.34 km
Crickley Spinney Woodland Or Forest 1.52 km
Markhamhole Spinney Woodland Or Forest 1.63 km
Harefurlong Spinney Woodland Or Forest 1.66 km
Clattercote Reservoir Inland Water 1.8 km
Oak Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.87 km
Warmington Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.14 km
Warmington Fox Covert Woodland Or Forest 2.16 km
The Rookery Woodland Or Forest 2.2 km
Island Pond Inland Water 2.29 km
Lady Pond Inland Water 2.37 km
Deddington Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.37 km
Farnborough Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.42 km
Round Pool Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.54 km
Sourland Pool Inland Water 2.6 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for OX17 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
County Oxfordshire
Latitude 52.12125200
Longitude -1.35993400
OS Easting 443920
OS Northing 0247186
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

Thames Valley


Westminster Parliamentary
County Electorial Division Wroxton and Hook Norton ED
Electoral Ward Cropredy, Sibfords and Wroxton
Local Authority District Cherwell
Region / Government Office Region South East
European Electoral Region South East
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: Oxfordshire
Local Learning and Skills Council Milton Keynes, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E07000177
Travel To Work Area Banbury


NHS England Region South East
Primary Care Trust
Cancer Alliance Thames Valley
Strategic Health Authority
South Central
Sustainability and Transformation
Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire and Berkshire West
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS Oxfordshire CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Rural residents
Group: Farming communities
Subgroup: Established farming communities
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural village
Built-Up Area Mollington (Cherwell) BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33043618
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Cherwell 001
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Cherwell 001A
Output Area / Small Area 1A2