Postcode OX25 2SN (Cherwell)

Map showing OX25 2SN and nearby postcodes

The postcode OX25 2SN is located in Cherwell, in the county of Oxfordshire. It was introduced in October 2000 and is an active postcode. OX25 2SN is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

OX25 2SN 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 2SN as Urbanites > Urban professionals and families > White professionals.

The closest road name to OX25 2SN is East Hawthorn Road which is centered 29 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Willow Road and is 133 m away. The closest railway station is Bicester Village Rail Station, 2.99 km away.

The closest primary school to OX25 2SN (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 2SN is The Turner Arms Public House and is 558 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as AwaitingInspection . The nearest takeaway food is available from Sun Wah and is 2.43 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Satisfactory on March 16, 2020.

Residents reported an average download speed of 55.7 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 1.7 out of 10. Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.3 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

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

Nearby Roads

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

East Hawthorn Road 29 m
Ash Lane 90 m
Oak Lane 147 m
Quintan Avenue 152 m
West Hawthorn Road 169 m
Langton Avenue 209 m
Elm Lane 257 m
Briar Furlong 258 m
Honeysuckle Way 258 m
Glebe Close 266 m
Elm Close 267 m
Springfields 290 m
Akeman Avenue 299 m
Poppy Close 314 m
Allectus Avenue 315 m


Information about the postcode OX25 2SN

Introduction October 2000
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 2SN - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Five Acres Primary School Good
(December 1, 2016)
0 m
Langford Village Community Primary School Good
(September 12, 2017)
2.41 km
Launton Church of England Primary School Good
(June 19, 2018)
3 km
Longfields Primary and Nursery School Good
(February 22, 2017)
3.55 km
St Edburg's Church of England (VA) School Good
(November 24, 2016)
3.88 km
Whitelands Academy 3.94 km
St Mary's Catholic Primary School, Bicester Good
(October 19, 2017)
4.06 km
The Bicester School Good
(June 6, 2018)
4.09 km
Brookside Primary School Good
(October 16, 2019)
4.22 km
The Cooper School Good
(June 6, 2017)
4.28 km
Glory Farm Primary School Good
(June 7, 2017)
4.38 km
Bardwell School 4.47 km
Bruern Abbey School 4.66 km
Bure Park Primary School Good
(November 28, 2017)
4.88 km
Southwold Primary School Good
(January 24, 2019)
4.9 km
Chesterton Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School Good
(March 7, 2017)
5.1 km
King's Meadow Primary School Good
(June 4, 2019)
5.12 km
Marsh Gibbon CofE Primary School Good
(June 6, 2018)
5.47 km
Charlton-on-Otmoor Church of England Primary School Good
(April 26, 2017)
5.78 km
Gagle Brook Primary School 5.88 km

Nearby Food

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

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Five Acres Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 7, 2019
0 m
Ambrosden Out Of School Clubs Other catering premises 5
Very Good
July 11, 2016
247 m
Costcutter Retailers - other 5
Very Good
November 12, 2018
325 m
Tiddlywinks Playgroup School/college/university 5
Very Good
October 13, 2015
391 m
Ambrosden Post Office And Newsagents Retailers - other 5
Very Good
April 30, 2014
558 m
The Turner Arms Public House Pub/bar/nightclub Awaiting Inspection
558 m
Bicester Bean Coffee Shop And Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
January 21, 2021
969 m
Lime Trees Farm Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 31, 2020
1.36 km
R J Taylor & Son Retailers - other 4
February 25, 2020
1.67 km
Safari Garden (The Plough) Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 15, 2018
1.67 km
Fresh Start At Langford Village CP School School/college/university 5
Very Good
December 10, 2018
2.41 km
Langford Breakfast And After School Club School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 12, 2019
2.41 km
FLTR Coffee Ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 16, 2020
2.43 km
Sun Wah Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
March 16, 2020
2.43 km
Tesco Express Retailers - other 5
Very Good
February 25, 2015
2.43 km
The Nightingale Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 2, 2020
2.43 km
The Launton Arms Pub/bar/nightclub Awaiting Inspection
2.51 km
Xclusive Gift Boxes Ltd Other catering premises Exempt
February 14, 2018
2.55 km
One Stop Retailers - other 4
February 23, 2018
2.69 km
Costcutter Retailers - other 1
Needs Major Improvement
May 30, 2019
2.83 km

Nearby Travel Links

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

Willow Road Bus Stop/Station 133 m
Willow Road Bus Stop/Station 158 m
Ploughley Road Garage Bus Stop/Station 365 m
Ploughley Road Garage Bus Stop/Station 399 m
Birch Road Bus Stop/Station 411 m
Bicester Village Rail Station Rail 2.99 km
Bicester Village Rail Station Rail 3.02 km
Bicester North Rail Station Rail 3.98 km
London Oxford Airport Air 13.89 km

Nearby Nature

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

Blackthorn Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.21 km
Weir Pond Inland Water 1.5 km
Jasper's Copse Woodland Or Forest 1.69 km
Gravenhill Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.03 km
Graven Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.04 km
Arncott Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.74 km
Merton Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.89 km
Arncott Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.97 km
Old Pond Inland Water 3.77 km
Foxey Leys Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.95 km
Ham Pond Inland Water 4.01 km
Little Wood Woodland Or Forest 4.07 km
Piddington Wood Woodland Or Forest 4.08 km
Oldhouse Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.25 km
Bowler's Copse Woodland Or Forest 4.28 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for OX25 2SN - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 54.8 Mbps 55.7 Mbps 76.11 Mbps
Upload 17.8 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% 55.7 15.7
300+ Mbps 0% - -

Gas Consumption

15 meters consuming 161,585 kWh - mean 10,772 kWh : median 10,490 kWh

Electricity Consumption

16 meters consuming 45,576 kWh - mean 2,848 kWh : median 2,602 kWh

Energy usage data for OX25 2SN - Data from 2020


Country England
County Oxfordshire
Latitude 51.87291800
Longitude -1.11951200
OS Easting 460715
OS Northing 0219738
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: Urbanites
Group: Urban professionals and families
Subgroup: White professionals
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 E33043662
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Cherwell 011
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Cherwell 011A
Output Area / Small Area 5A1