Postcode OX27 8BD (Cherwell)

Map showing OX27 8BD and nearby postcodes

The postcode OX27 8BD is located in Cherwell, in the county of Oxfordshire. It was introduced in September 2016 and is an active postcode. OX27 8BD is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

OX27 8BD is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 4.2 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 OX27 8BD as Urbanites > Urban professionals and families > White professionals.

The closest road name to OX27 8BD is Cranberry Lane which is centered 14 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Gagle Brook School and is 75 m away. The closest railway station is Bicester North Rail Station, 1.87 km away.

The closest primary school to OX27 8BD (for ages 11 and under) is Gagle Brook Primary School. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is The Cooper School. The last OFSTED inspection on June 6, 2017 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of OX27 8BD is Bure Farm Public House and is 1.03 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on January 29, 2020. The nearest takeaway food is available from Turkish Delight and is 794 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Satisfactory on March 10, 2020.

50% of residents have broadband access of 5-10 Mbps. 50% of residents have broadband access of 0-2 Mbps.

Policing for OX27 8BD 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 OX27 8BD and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to OX27 8BD, and the approximate distance away.

Cranberry Lane 14 m
Cherry Lane 16 m
Rosemary Crescent 124 m
Charlotte Avenue 204 m
Pippin Close 211 m
Bramley Avenue 213 m
Lovage View 235 m
Wintergreen Fields 242 m
Portobello Close 259 m
M40 4.42 km
B4100 20.64 km
A46 59.97 km
A417 63.22 km
A41 67.42 km
M1 78.11 km


Information about the postcode OX27 8BD

Introduction September 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 OX27 8BD - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Gagle Brook Primary School 0 m
Southwold Primary School Good
(January 24, 2019)
1.03 km
Bure Park Primary School Good
(November 28, 2017)
1.04 km
King's Meadow Primary School Good
(June 4, 2019)
1.55 km
Bardwell School 1.63 km
The Cooper School Good
(June 6, 2017)
1.67 km
Glory Farm Primary School Good
(June 7, 2017)
1.7 km
Brookside Primary School Good
(October 16, 2019)
1.84 km
St Mary's Catholic Primary School, Bicester Good
(October 19, 2017)
2.05 km
The Bicester School Good
(June 6, 2018)
2.07 km
Longfields Primary and Nursery School Good
(February 22, 2017)
2.34 km
St Edburg's Church of England (VA) School Good
(November 24, 2016)
2.97 km
Whitelands Academy 3.31 km
Langford Village Community Primary School Good
(September 12, 2017)
3.48 km
Launton Church of England Primary School Good
(June 19, 2018)
3.59 km
Chesterton Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School Good
(March 7, 2017)
3.65 km
Bruern Abbey School 3.89 km
Fringford Church of England Primary School Good
(June 27, 2017)
4.73 km
Five Acres Primary School Good
(December 1, 2016)
5.88 km
Fritwell Church of England Primary School Good
(January 24, 2017)
6.68 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from OX27 8BD - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Cater Link Ltd @ Gagle Brook Primary School School/college/university Awaiting Inspection
0 m
Elmsbrook Community Larder Retailers - other Awaiting Inspection
185 m
Turkish Delight Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
March 10, 2020
794 m
Barberry Fish Bar Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
November 4, 2019
1.03 km
Bure Farm Public House Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
January 29, 2020
1.03 km
Busy Bees @ Bicester School/college/university 5
Very Good
January 30, 2020
1.03 km
Co-op Swift Shop Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
November 20, 2019
1.03 km
Millenium Dragon Takeaway/sandwich shop 2
Needs Improvement
March 23, 2019
1.03 km
Bubbles Pre School School/college/university 5
Very Good
June 10, 2016
1.03 km
Caterlink Ltd School/college/university 5
Very Good
December 18, 2018
1.03 km
Food With Thought @ Southwold County Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
October 18, 2016
1.03 km
Emmanuel Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 17, 2017
1.04 km
Fresh Start Catering Ltd @ Bure Park Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 5, 2019
1.04 km
Krazy Kids Out Of School Care School/college/university 4
March 6, 2017
1.04 km
Curry and Grill Takeaway Takeaway/sandwich shop Awaiting Inspection
1.05 km
Nadias Indian Take Away Takeaway/sandwich shop 2
Needs Improvement
December 17, 2019
1.05 km
Papilion Fish Bar Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
February 22, 2019
1.05 km
Tesco Express Retailers - other 5
Very Good
May 12, 2015
1.05 km
Sandra Teddy Childcare Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises Exempt
November 28, 2017
1.17 km
Highfield Social Club Other catering premises 5
Very Good
July 19, 2017
1.44 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to OX27 8BD - Data from Apr 2022

Gagle Brook School Bus Stop/Station 75 m
Tayberry Close Bus Stop/Station 182 m
Tayberry Close Bus Stop/Station 182 m
Charlotte Avenue Bus Stop/Station 376 m
Charlotte Avenue Bus Stop/Station 444 m
Bicester North Rail Station Rail 1.87 km
Bicester North Rail Station Rail 1.91 km
Bicester Village Rail Station Rail 3.02 km
London Oxford Airport Air 14.04 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to OX27 8BD - Data from Dec 2021

Bainton Copse Woodland Or Forest 1.58 km
Nettle Copse Woodland Or Forest 1.66 km
Cotmore Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.7 km
Trigger Pond Inland Water 1.9 km
Bainton Spinney Woodland Or Forest 1.98 km
Twelve Acre Copse Woodland Or Forest 2 km
Great Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.06 km
Grunthill Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.08 km
Bignell Belt Woodland Or Forest 2.53 km
Digging Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.69 km
The Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.76 km
Robin Hood Covert Woodland Or Forest 2.81 km
Big Covert Woodland Or Forest 2.84 km
Longlands Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.88 km
Stoke Little Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.04 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for OX27 8BD - Data from Ofcom 2017

Speed Band
0-2 Mbps 50%
2-5 Mbps 0%
5-10 Mbps 50%
10-30 Mbps 0%
30-300 Mbps 0%
300+ Mbps 0%


Country England
County Oxfordshire
Latitude 51.91875900
Longitude -1.16202800
OS Easting 457728
OS Northing 0224801
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 Bicester North ED
Electoral Ward Bicester North and Caversfield
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) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Bicester BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Bicester BUASD
Workplace Zone E33043659
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Cherwell 011
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Cherwell 011B
Output Area / Small Area 5A1