Postcode OX29 8PU (West Oxfordshire)

Map showing OX29 8PU and nearby postcodes

The postcode OX29 8PU is located in West Oxfordshire, in the county of Oxfordshire. It was introduced in June 2001 and is an active postcode. OX29 8PU is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

OX29 8PU is one of the least deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 8.4 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 OX29 8PU as Urbanites > Ageing urban living > Self-sufficient retirement.

The closest road name to OX29 8PU is High Street which is centered 15 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Prospect Close and is 211 m away. The closest railway station is Finstock Rail Station, 2.67 km away.

The closest primary school to OX29 8PU (for ages 11 and under) is Stonesfield Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on December 6, 2017. 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 OX29 8PU is Stonesfield Sports & Social and is 467 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on March 4, 2020. The nearest takeaway food is available from Off The Hook and is 4.08 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on June 4, 2019.

Residents reported an average download speed of 55.5 Mbps and an average upload speed of 23.7 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 27.3% of residents have broadband access of ultrafast 300+ Mbps. 100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 3 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for OX29 8PU 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 OX29 8PU and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to OX29 8PU, and the approximate distance away.

High Street 15 m
Maltsters 90 m
Church Fields 106 m
Iris Lane 136 m
Friends' Close 141 m
Peaks Lane 144 m
Barrett's Close 169 m
Church Street 170 m
Boot Street 172 m
Sunderland Close 216 m
Woodland Rise 217 m
Laughton Hill 222 m
Hunt's Close 228 m
Prospect Close 234 m
The Tewer 250 m


Information about the postcode OX29 8PU

Introduction June 2001
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 OX29 8PU - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Stonesfield Primary School Good
(December 6, 2017)
0 m
Combe CofE Primary School Outstanding
(April 29, 2008)
2.37 km
Finstock Church of England Primary School Good
(September 19, 2018)
3.25 km
Charlbury Primary School 4.04 km
Hanborough Manor CofE School Good
(June 16, 2017)
4.23 km
North Leigh Church of England (Controlled) School Good
(September 27, 2017)
4.33 km
Freeland Church of England Primary School Good
(May 3, 2017)
4.35 km
Wootton-By-Woodstock Church of England Primary School 5.3 km
Woodstock Church of England Primary School Outstanding
(October 16, 2013)
5.93 km
Hailey Church of England Primary School Good
(October 18, 2019)
5.95 km
Bladon Church of England Primary School Good
(March 22, 2018)
6.04 km
The Marlborough Church of England School Good
(February 21, 2018)
6.2 km
The King's School 6.58 km
Witney Community Primary School 6.97 km
Madley Brook Community Primary School 7.04 km
Springfield School 7.04 km
Wood Green School Good
(March 12, 2019)
7.14 km
Enstone Primary School Good
(February 28, 2017)
7.31 km
Leafield Church of England Primary School Good
(September 18, 2019)
7.89 km
Chadlington Church of England Primary School Good
(November 15, 2016)
8.02 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from OX29 8PU - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Stonesfield Lunch Club Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 4
September 24, 2018
0 m
Stonesfield Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
January 9, 2020
0 m
Stonesfield Pre-School Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
December 13, 2017
103 m
Suriya Express Retailers - other 5
Very Good
January 4, 2017
233 m
Stonesfield Sports & Social Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 4, 2020
467 m
The Cock Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
October 29, 2019
2.29 km
Combe Mill Riverside Tea Room Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
July 12, 2018
3.15 km
Hillmotts Fitness Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
February 11, 2019
3.55 km
Long Hanborough Day Centre Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 4
December 29, 2017
3.65 km
Sportif Suzuki Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Exempt
October 1, 2018
3.65 km
A & J Catering Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 28, 2022
3.86 km
Three Horseshoes Pub/bar/nightclub 4
September 9, 2016
3.93 km
Co-op Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
October 10, 2018
4.08 km
Co-op Retailers - other 5
Very Good
February 28, 2020
4.08 km
Off The Hook Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
June 4, 2019
4.08 km
Lisa Hamilton Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises Exempt
February 14, 2018
4.09 km
The Woodman Pub/bar/nightclub Awaiting Inspection
4.13 km
SSU Services - Judds Garage Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Exempt
December 11, 2019
4.15 km
The Duke Of Marlborough Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
May 4, 2021
4.15 km
The Masons Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
February 18, 2021
4.19 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to OX29 8PU - Data from Apr 2022

Prospect Close Bus Stop/Station 211 m
Boot Street Bus Stop/Station 216 m
Boot Street Bus Stop/Station 227 m
Prospect Close Bus Stop/Station 232 m
Green Bus Stop/Station 362 m
Finstock Rail Station Rail 2.67 km
Combe (Oxon) Rail Station Rail 3.25 km
Charlbury Rail Station Rail 4.64 km
London Oxford Airport Air 8.64 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to OX29 8PU - Data from Dec 2021

Stockey Bottom Valley 398 m
Stockey Plantation Woodland Or Forest 473 m
Bagg's Bottom Valley 651 m
Bridgefield Brake Woodland Or Forest 1.28 km
Notoaks Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.3 km
Whitehill Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.64 km
Square Firs Woodland Or Forest 2 km
Lady Grove Woodland Or Forest 2.02 km
Long Firs Woodland Or Forest 2.09 km
King's Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.1 km
Dunford Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.11 km
Sheer's Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.16 km
Topples Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.23 km
Sturt Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.36 km
Downfield Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.41 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for OX29 8PU - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 40.9 Mbps 55.5 Mbps 300 Mbps
Upload 10 Mbps 23.7 Mbps 300 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% 23.5 2
30-300 Mbps 72.7% 47.7 11.1
300+ Mbps 27.3% 300 300

Gas Consumption

20 meters consuming 393,971 kWh - mean 19,699 kWh : median 14,976 kWh

Energy usage data for OX29 8PU - Data from 2020


Country England
County Oxfordshire
Latitude 51.85170400
Longitude -1.43125900
OS Easting 439271
OS Northing 0217165
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 Stonesfield and Tackley
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: Self-sufficient retirement
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural town and fringe
Built-Up Area Stonesfield BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33043970
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
West Oxfordshire 004
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
West Oxfordshire 004B
Output Area / Small Area 5B3