Postcode OX26 6SX (Cherwell)

Map showing OX26 6SX and nearby postcodes

The postcode OX26 6SX is located in Cherwell, in the county of Oxfordshire. It was introduced in October 2000 and is an active postcode. OX26 6SX is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

OX26 6SX is one of the least deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 8.1 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 OX26 6SX as Urbanites > Urban professionals and families > Families in terraces and flats.

The closest road name to OX26 6SX is Peregrine Way which is centered 99 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Langford Medical Practice and is 118 m away. The closest railway station is Bicester Village Rail Station, 682 m away.

The closest primary school to OX26 6SX (for ages 11 and under) is Langford Village Community Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on September 12, 2017. 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 OX26 6SX is The Nightingale and is 72 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on March 2, 2020. The nearest takeaway food is available from Sun Wah and is 72 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Satisfactory on March 16, 2020.

Policing for OX26 6SX 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 OX26 6SX and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to OX26 6SX, and the approximate distance away.

Peregrine Way 99 m
Hawksmead 102 m
Turnstone Green 123 m
Kingfisher Way 130 m
Swallow Close 135 m
Partridge Chase 199 m
Pipits Croft 224 m
Ravencroft 225 m
Merlin Way 234 m
Sandpiper Close 273 m
Swansfield 279 m
Falcon Mead 296 m
Avocet Way 308 m
Jay Close 317 m
Goldcrest Way 320 m


Information about the postcode OX26 6SX

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 OX26 6SX - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Langford Village Community Primary School Good
(September 12, 2017)
0 m
Longfields Primary and Nursery School Good
(February 22, 2017)
1.14 km
Launton Church of England Primary School Good
(June 19, 2018)
1.67 km
St Mary's Catholic Primary School, Bicester Good
(October 19, 2017)
1.7 km
The Bicester School Good
(June 6, 2018)
1.74 km
Brookside Primary School Good
(October 16, 2019)
1.84 km
St Edburg's Church of England (VA) School Good
(November 24, 2016)
1.9 km
The Cooper School Good
(June 6, 2017)
1.95 km
Glory Farm Primary School Good
(June 7, 2017)
2.11 km
Whitelands Academy 2.15 km
Bardwell School 2.2 km
Five Acres Primary School Good
(December 1, 2016)
2.41 km
Bure Park Primary School Good
(November 28, 2017)
2.47 km
Southwold Primary School Good
(January 24, 2019)
2.53 km
King's Meadow Primary School Good
(June 4, 2019)
2.77 km
Bruern Abbey School 3.1 km
Chesterton Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School Good
(March 7, 2017)
3.38 km
Gagle Brook Primary School 3.48 km
Marsh Gibbon CofE Primary School Good
(June 6, 2018)
5.85 km
Charlton-on-Otmoor Church of England Primary School Good
(April 26, 2017)
6.52 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from OX26 6SX - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Fresh Start At Langford Village CP School School/college/university 5
Very Good
December 10, 2018
0 m
Langford Breakfast And After School Club School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 12, 2019
0 m
FLTR Coffee Ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 16, 2020
72 m
Sun Wah Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
March 16, 2020
72 m
Tesco Express Retailers - other 5
Very Good
February 25, 2015
72 m
The Nightingale Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 2, 2020
72 m
Xclusive Gift Boxes Ltd Other catering premises Exempt
February 14, 2018
469 m
Langford View Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
January 17, 2020
501 m
Shell Chase Retailers - other Awaiting Inspection
618 m
Little Italy Espresso Bar Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 27, 2020
713 m
Rebound Revolution (Bicester) Limited Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
September 14, 2021
725 m
Savoir Fare Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
April 18, 2016
786 m
Bicester Community Fridge Other catering premises Exempt
October 8, 2019
847 m
Aldi Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
June 15, 2015
855 m
Joblings Garage Retailers - other 5
Very Good
July 26, 2016
855 m
Anica Resturant Other catering premises 3
February 22, 2019
942 m
Pizza House Bicester Ltd Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
November 11, 2021
942 m
Clip n Climb Bicester Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
November 26, 2019
966 m
Ground Coffee Society Mobile Unit Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
July 6, 2018
968 m
My Lunchbox Meal Prep Ltd Manufacturers/packers Awaiting Inspection
968 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to OX26 6SX - Data from Apr 2022

Langford Medical Practice Bus Stop/Station 118 m
Langford Medical Practice Bus Stop/Station 130 m
Ravencroft Bus Stop/Station 231 m
Ravencroft Bus Stop/Station 245 m
Peregrine Way Bus Stop/Station 287 m
Bicester Village Rail Station Rail 682 m
Bicester Village Rail Station Rail 754 m
Bicester North Rail Station Rail 1.57 km
London Oxford Airport Air 13.48 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to OX26 6SX - Data from Dec 2021

Graven Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.38 km
Gravenhill Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.52 km
Foxey Leys Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.03 km
Blackthorn Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.13 km
Longlands Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.08 km
Bowler's Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.19 km
Weir Pond Inland Water 3.19 km
Bignell Belt Woodland Or Forest 3.28 km
Jasper's Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.42 km
Robin Hood Covert Woodland Or Forest 3.53 km
Bignell Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.55 km
Round Covert Woodland Or Forest 3.74 km
Chesterton Belt Woodland Or Forest 3.81 km
Big Covert Woodland Or Forest 3.9 km
Merton Wood Woodland Or Forest 4 km


Country England
County Oxfordshire
Latitude 51.89089200
Longitude -1.13905400
OS Easting 459346
OS Northing 0221721
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: Families in terraces and flats
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Bicester BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Bicester BUASD
Workplace Zone E33043680
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Cherwell 015
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Cherwell 015B
Output Area / Small Area 5A3