Postcode OX17 1AZ (Cherwell)

Map showing OX17 1AZ and nearby postcodes

The postcode OX17 1AZ is located in Cherwell, in the county of Oxfordshire. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. OX17 1AZ is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

OX17 1AZ 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 1AZ as Rural residents > Rural tenants > Rural white-collar workers.

The closest road name to OX17 1AZ is Church Lane which is centered 20 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Main Street and is 137 m away.

The closest primary school to OX17 1AZ (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 1AZ is The Green Man and is 150 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on March 31, 2020.

Residents reported an average download speed of 70.6 Mbps and an average upload speed of 17.8 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 10.3% of residents have broadband access of ultrafast 300+ Mbps. 100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.8 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for OX17 1AZ 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 1AZ and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

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

Church Lane 20 m
Orchard Piece 136 m
School Hill 151 m
Ivy Lane 151 m
Main Street 152 m
The Holt 188 m
Churchlea 203 m
Roundhill Road 204 m
Chestnut Road 229 m
The Holloway 238 m
The Mead 276 m
Lower Farm Lane 285 m
Whiteway 294 m
Southam Road 430 m
A422 5.79 km


Information about the postcode OX17 1AZ

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 OX17 1AZ - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Cropredy Church of England Primary School Requires improvement
(October 13, 2021)
2.89 km
Cherry Fields Primary School 4.63 km
Hanwell Fields Community School Good
(July 10, 2019)
5.02 km
Hardwick Primary School 5.41 km
The Dassett CofE Primary School Good
(April 9, 2019)
5.43 km
Hornton Primary School Good
(March 9, 2018)
5.45 km
North Oxfordshire Academy Good
(March 14, 2017)
5.85 km
Chipping Warden Primary Academy Good
(February 4, 2020)
6.04 km
Hill View Primary School Good
(January 12, 2022)
6.08 km
William Morris Primary School Outstanding
(September 12, 2018)
6.32 km
St Mary's Catholic Primary School, Aston-le-Walls Good
(March 8, 2018)
6.51 km
Chacombe CEVA Primary Academy Good
(March 6, 2019)
6.52 km
Wroxton Church of England Primary School Good
(March 4, 2020)
6.53 km
St Mary's Church of England Primary School, Banbury 6.69 km
Orchard Fields Community School Good
(February 13, 2019)
6.9 km
Carrdus School 7.04 km
Boddington Church of England Voluntary School Good
(September 22, 2021)
7.06 km
St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Banbury Good
(July 13, 2017)
7.1 km
St Leonard's Church of England Primary School Good
(February 10, 2022)
7.14 km
Dashwood Banbury Academy Good
(February 20, 2018)
7.22 km

Nearby Food

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

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
The Green Man Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 31, 2020
150 m
Mollington Munch Other catering premises 5
Very Good
September 4, 2018
219 m
Farnborough Garden Centre Other catering premises 5
Very Good
October 28, 2019
2.22 km
Indulgence Other catering premises 5
Very Good
May 22, 2019
2.34 km
Inn At Farnborough Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
September 6, 2018
2.34 km
Fat Pheasant Shepherd Huts Ltd Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
February 16, 2021
2.37 km
Kevlar's Dining Shack Mobile caterer 3
November 16, 2020
2.42 km
The Bell Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
November 7, 2019
2.43 km
Shotteswell Village Hall Other catering premises 5
Very Good
January 21, 2019
2.55 km
Brasenose Arms Pub/bar/nightclub Awaiting Inspection
2.77 km
The Mulberry Cafe Ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
2.78 km
Cropredy Lunches Other catering premises 5
Very Good
October 14, 2019
2.84 km
J And J Cuisine Ltd T/A Canalside Cafe Cropredy Mobile caterer Awaiting Inspection
2.85 km
Red Lion Cropredy Pub/bar/nightclub Awaiting Inspection
2.88 km
Cropredy Pre-School Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 31, 2020
2.89 km
Educaterers Ltd School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 13, 2019
2.89 km
The Plough Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
August 13, 2019
2.96 km
Cropredy Cricket Club Other catering premises 5
Very Good
September 23, 2019
3.01 km
The Bridge Store Retailers - other 5
Very Good
March 27, 2018
3.01 km
Carpenters Farm Shop And Butchers Retailers - other 4
November 20, 2019
3.15 km

Nearby Travel Links

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

Main Street Bus Stop/Station 137 m
Mollington Turn Bus Stop/Station 244 m
Mollington Turn Bus Stop/Station 272 m
London Oxford Airport Air 32.65 km

Nearby Nature

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

Mollington Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.28 km
Crickley Spinney Woodland Or Forest 1.38 km
Harefurlong Spinney Woodland Or Forest 1.42 km
Clattercote Reservoir Inland Water 1.44 km
Markhamhole Spinney Woodland Or Forest 1.55 km
Oak Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.6 km
The Rookery Woodland Or Forest 2.07 km
Island Pond Inland Water 2.07 km
Farnborough Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.08 km
Lady Pond Inland Water 2.16 km
Warmington Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.34 km
Round Pool Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.38 km
Warmington Fox Covert Woodland Or Forest 2.43 km
Sourland Pool Inland Water 2.43 km
Stambra Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.48 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for OX17 1AZ - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 67.6 Mbps 70.6 Mbps 158.87 Mbps
Upload 19.8 Mbps 17.8 Mbps 29.99 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 0 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% - -
30-300 Mbps 89.7% 74 18.6
300+ Mbps 10.3% - -

Electricity Consumption

26 meters consuming 179,513 kWh - mean 6,904 kWh : median 4,890 kWh

Energy usage data for OX17 1AZ - Data from 2020


Country England
County Oxfordshire
Latitude 52.12399500
Longitude -1.35694400
OS Easting 444122
OS Northing 0247493
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: Rural tenants
Subgroup: Rural white-collar workers
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 1B2