Postcode OX20 1SU (West Oxfordshire)

Map showing OX20 1SU and nearby postcodes

The postcode OX20 1SU is located in West Oxfordshire, in the county of Oxfordshire. It was introduced in September 1991 and is an active postcode. OX20 1SU is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

OX20 1SU is one of the least deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 8.2 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 OX20 1SU as Urbanites > Ageing urban living > Communal retirement.

The closest road name to OX20 1SU is Market Street which is centered 34 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Marlborough Arms and is 89 m away. The closest railway station is Hanborough Rail Station, 2.77 km away.

The closest primary school to OX20 1SU (for ages 11 and under) is Woodstock Church of England Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Outstanding on October 16, 2013. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is The Marlborough Church of England School. The last OFSTED inspection on February 21, 2018 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of OX20 1SU is The Woodstock Arms and is 33 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Needs Improvement on March 25, 2021. The nearest takeaway food is available from The Wok Inn and is 70 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on June 10, 2019.

Residents reported an average download speed of 65.8 Mbps and an average upload speed of 15.7 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 4.8 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for OX20 1SU 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 OX20 1SU and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to OX20 1SU, and the approximate distance away.

Market Street 34 m
Oxford Street 50 m
Market Place 56 m
High Street 83 m
Glover Mews 91 m
Brown's Lane 92 m
Park Street 130 m
Upper Brook Hill 131 m
Park Lane 137 m
Rectory Lane 146 m
Union Street 148 m
Harrison's Lane 166 m
Brook Hill 194 m
Cockpit Close 209 m
Chaucer's Lane 211 m


Information about the postcode OX20 1SU

Introduction September 1991
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 OX20 1SU - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Woodstock Church of England Primary School Outstanding
(October 16, 2013)
681 m
The Marlborough Church of England School Good
(February 21, 2018)
952 m
Bladon Church of England Primary School Good
(March 22, 2018)
2.01 km
Wootton-By-Woodstock Church of England Primary School 3.07 km
Combe CofE Primary School Outstanding
(April 29, 2008)
3.43 km
Hanborough Manor CofE School Good
(June 16, 2017)
3.61 km
LVS Oxford 3.69 km
Freeland Church of England Primary School Good
(May 3, 2017)
5.06 km
North Kidlington Primary School Good
(November 20, 2018)
5.13 km
Stonesfield Primary School Good
(December 6, 2017)
5.26 km
Tackley Church of England Primary School Good
(March 21, 2019)
5.28 km
William Fletcher Primary School Good
(November 21, 2017)
5.41 km
Bletchingdon Parochial Church of England Primary School Good
(October 23, 2019)
5.68 km
St Thomas More Catholic Primary School, Kidlington Good
(September 26, 2018)
6.08 km
West Kidlington Primary and Nursery School Good
(September 25, 2019)
6.08 km
St Peter's Church of England Primary School, Cassington Good
(April 5, 2017)
6.08 km
Kirtlington Church of England Primary School Good
(January 10, 2019)
6.25 km
Gosford Hill School Requires improvement
(February 7, 2018)
6.31 km
Edward Feild Primary School Good
(May 5, 2017)
6.44 km
North Leigh Church of England (Controlled) School Good
(September 27, 2017)
6.91 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from OX20 1SU - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Darl-e And The Bear Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
0 m
Kings Arms Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
February 7, 2019
0 m
Woodstock Butchers Retailers - other 5
Very Good
April 8, 2021
19 m
The Feathers Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
October 14, 2019
33 m
The Woodstock Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 2
Needs Improvement
March 25, 2021
33 m
Woodstock Grocers Retailers - other 4
August 31, 2021
33 m
La Galleria Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
January 14, 2020
56 m
The Star Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
February 6, 2019
56 m
Smarts Fish And Chips Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
August 4, 2021
64 m
Daba Indian Cuisine Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 9, 2019
70 m
The Wok Inn Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
June 10, 2019
70 m
Brothertons Brasserie Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
March 8, 2022
72 m
Ingredients Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
March 30, 2021
72 m
The Crown Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
February 10, 2020
72 m
The Blenheim Buttery Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
February 6, 2019
82 m
The Blenheim Sandwich Co Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
November 15, 2019
82 m
Hampers Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
April 12, 2021
82 m
Sue Ryder Care Retailers - other Exempt
November 28, 2017
89 m
The Chef Imperial Restaurant Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
June 11, 2019
89 m
Woodstock Pharmacy Retailers - other Exempt
June 12, 2017
89 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to OX20 1SU - Data from Apr 2022

Marlborough Arms Bus Stop/Station 89 m
Marlborough Arms Bus Stop/Station 93 m
Hensington Road Bus Stop/Station 253 m
Hensington Road Bus Stop/Station 266 m
Blenheim Palace Bus Stop/Station 382 m
Hanborough Rail Station Rail 2.77 km
Combe (Oxon) Rail Station Rail 3.19 km
Tackley Rail Station Rail 5.4 km
London Oxford Airport Air 3.57 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to OX20 1SU - Data from Dec 2021

Queen Pool Inland Water 498 m
Queen Elizabeth's Island Woodland Or Forest 546 m
Icehouse Clump Woodland Or Forest 890 m
The Lake Inland Water 1.15 km
Campsfield Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.5 km
Fourteen Acre Clump Woodland Or Forest 1.59 km
Pool Head Inland Water 1.8 km
High Park Woodland Or Forest 1.97 km
New Park Woodland Or Forest 2.01 km
Walnut Clump Woodland Or Forest 2.29 km
Weaveley Furze Woodland Or Forest 2.29 km
Withy Clump Woodland Or Forest 2.3 km
Dog Kennel Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.51 km
Jacob's Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.73 km
Wedgehook Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.78 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for OX20 1SU - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 76.3 Mbps 65.8 Mbps 80 Mbps
Upload 20 Mbps 15.7 Mbps 20 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% - -
30-300 Mbps 100% 65.8 15.8
300+ Mbps 0% - -

Gas Consumption

8 meters consuming 248,253 kWh - mean 31,032 kWh : median 18,894 kWh

Energy usage data for OX20 1SU - Data from 2020


Country England
County Oxfordshire
Latitude 51.84780500
Longitude -1.35513700
OS Easting 444518
OS Northing 0216775
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 Woodstock ED
Electoral Ward Woodstock and Bladon
Local Authority District West Oxfordshire
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 E07000181
Travel To Work Area Oxford


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: Urbanites
Group: Ageing urban living
Subgroup: Communal retirement
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural town and fringe
Built-Up Area Woodstock (West Oxfordshire) BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33043969
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
West Oxfordshire 004
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
West Oxfordshire 004D
Output Area / Small Area 5B2