Postcode OX25 2AP (Cherwell)

Map showing OX25 2AP and nearby postcodes

The postcode OX25 2AP is located in Cherwell, in the county of Oxfordshire. It was introduced in March 2016 and is an active postcode. OX25 2AP is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

OX25 2AP is one of the least deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 7.7 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 OX25 2AP as Rural residents > Rural tenants > Rural white-collar workers.

The closest road name to OX25 2AP is Buttercup Way which is centered 40 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Ploughley Road Garage and is 55 m away. The closest railway station is Bicester Village Rail Station, 3.21 km away.

The closest primary school to OX25 2AP (for ages 11 and under) is Five Acres Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on December 1, 2016. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is The Bicester School. The last OFSTED inspection on June 6, 2018 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of OX25 2AP is The Turner Arms Public House and is 273 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as AwaitingInspection . The nearest takeaway food is available from Sun Wah and is 2.7 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Satisfactory on March 16, 2020.

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

Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.5 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for OX25 2AP 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 OX25 2AP and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to OX25 2AP, and the approximate distance away.

Buttercup Way 40 m
Sorrel Road 66 m
Cornflower Way 72 m
The Water Meadows 99 m
Chapel Drive 145 m
South Meadow 153 m
Honeysuckle Way 158 m
Springfields 163 m
Elm Lane 166 m
Honesty Way 169 m
Old Arncott Road 195 m
Elm Close 209 m
Park Farm Close 233 m
Church Walk 264 m
Poppy Close 268 m


Information about the postcode OX25 2AP

Introduction March 2016
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 OX25 2AP - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Five Acres Primary School Good
(December 1, 2016)
377 m
Langford Village Community Primary School Good
(September 12, 2017)
2.68 km
Launton Church of England Primary School Good
(June 19, 2018)
3.37 km
Longfields Primary and Nursery School Good
(February 22, 2017)
3.82 km
St Edburg's Church of England (VA) School Good
(November 24, 2016)
4.02 km
Whitelands Academy 4.04 km
St Mary's Catholic Primary School, Bicester Good
(October 19, 2017)
4.29 km
The Bicester School Good
(June 6, 2018)
4.31 km
Brookside Primary School Good
(October 16, 2019)
4.46 km
The Cooper School Good
(June 6, 2017)
4.58 km
Glory Farm Primary School Good
(June 7, 2017)
4.69 km
Bruern Abbey School 4.7 km
Bardwell School 4.79 km
Bure Park Primary School Good
(November 28, 2017)
5.15 km
Chesterton Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School Good
(March 7, 2017)
5.17 km
Southwold Primary School Good
(January 24, 2019)
5.19 km
King's Meadow Primary School Good
(June 4, 2019)
5.32 km
Charlton-on-Otmoor Church of England Primary School Good
(April 26, 2017)
5.47 km
Marsh Gibbon CofE Primary School Good
(June 6, 2018)
5.77 km
Gagle Brook Primary School 6.15 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from OX25 2AP - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Ambrosden Out Of School Clubs Other catering premises 5
Very Good
July 11, 2016
154 m
Ambrosden Post Office And Newsagents Retailers - other 5
Very Good
April 30, 2014
273 m
The Turner Arms Public House Pub/bar/nightclub Awaiting Inspection
273 m
Five Acres Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 7, 2019
377 m
Tiddlywinks Playgroup School/college/university 5
Very Good
October 13, 2015
468 m
Costcutter Retailers - other 5
Very Good
November 12, 2018
509 m
R J Taylor & Son Retailers - other 4
February 25, 2020
1.33 km
Safari Garden (The Plough) Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 15, 2018
1.33 km
Bicester Bean Coffee Shop And Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
January 21, 2021
1.35 km
Lime Trees Farm Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 31, 2020
1.5 km
One Stop Retailers - other 4
February 23, 2018
2.35 km
Fresh Start At Langford Village CP School School/college/university 5
Very Good
December 10, 2018
2.68 km
Langford Breakfast And After School Club School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 12, 2019
2.68 km
FLTR Coffee Ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 16, 2020
2.7 km
Sun Wah Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
March 16, 2020
2.7 km
Tesco Express Retailers - other 5
Very Good
February 25, 2015
2.7 km
The Nightingale Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 2, 2020
2.7 km
Xclusive Gift Boxes Ltd Other catering premises Exempt
February 14, 2018
2.76 km
The Launton Arms Pub/bar/nightclub Awaiting Inspection
2.87 km
ESS At HMP Bullingdon Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 16, 2020
2.98 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to OX25 2AP - Data from Apr 2022

Ploughley Road Garage Bus Stop/Station 55 m
Ploughley Road Garage Bus Stop/Station 64 m
Birch Road Bus Stop/Station 156 m
Birch Road Bus Stop/Station 170 m
Willow Road Bus Stop/Station 325 m
Bicester Village Rail Station Rail 3.21 km
Bicester Village Rail Station Rail 3.24 km
Bicester North Rail Station Rail 4.25 km
London Oxford Airport Air 13.69 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to OX25 2AP - Data from Dec 2021

Jasper's Copse Woodland Or Forest 1.34 km
Blackthorn Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.58 km
Weir Pond Inland Water 1.72 km
Gravenhill Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.09 km
Graven Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.12 km
Arncott Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.43 km
Merton Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.59 km
Arncott Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.64 km
Little Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.77 km
Piddington Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.83 km
Oldhouse Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.92 km
Old Pond Inland Water 3.97 km
Foxey Leys Copse Woodland Or Forest 4.08 km
Bowler's Copse Woodland Or Forest 4.26 km
Ham Pond Inland Water 4.26 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for OX25 2AP - 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%

Electricity Consumption

5 meters consuming 22,822 kWh - mean 4,564 kWh : median 4,861 kWh

Energy usage data for OX25 2AP - Data from 2020


Country England
County Oxfordshire
Latitude 51.86963800
Longitude -1.12088300
OS Easting 460625
OS Northing 0219372
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 Otmoor ED
Electoral Ward Bicester South and Ambrosden
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 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: Rural residents
Group: Rural tenants
Subgroup: Rural white-collar workers
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural town and fringe
Built-Up Area Ambrosden BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33043663
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Cherwell 011
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Cherwell 011A
Output Area / Small Area 1B2