Postcode OX49 5AN (South Oxfordshire)

Map showing OX49 5AN and nearby postcodes

The postcode OX49 5AN is located in South Oxfordshire, in the county of Oxfordshire. It was introduced in October 2000 and is an active postcode. OX49 5AN is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

OX49 5AN is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 4.8 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 OX49 5AN as Rural residents > Farming communities > Established farming communities.

The closest road name to OX49 5AN is Church Lane which is centered 154 m away.

The nearest bus stop is The Old Plough and is 428 m away.

The closest primary school to OX49 5AN (for ages 11 and under) is Watlington Primary School.

The nearest takeaway food is available from The Watlington Baguette Shop and is 1.14 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Good on June 24, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 60.3 Mbps and an average upload speed of 14.6 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Policing for OX49 5AN 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 OX49 5AN and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to OX49 5AN, and the approximate distance away.

Church Lane 154 m
Pyrton Lane 450 m
B4009 3.34 km
B480 4.56 km
A4074 9.62 km
A329 21.7 km
A413 24.17 km
M40 35.39 km
M4 80.07 km
A46 91.15 km
A41 97.78 km
M1 108.22 km
A40 116.08 km
A5 149.91 km
A1 226.25 km


Information about the postcode OX49 5AN

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 OX49 5AN - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Icknield Community College Good
(March 12, 2019)
775 m
Watlington Primary School 775 m
Lewknor Church of England Primary School Good
(February 5, 2020)
3.43 km
Chalgrove Community Primary School Good
(November 14, 2019)
5.13 km
Aston Rowant Church of England Primary School Good
(February 10, 2017)
5.59 km
Ewelme CofE Primary School Good
(October 3, 2017)
6.06 km
Tetsworth Primary School Good
(September 14, 2017)
6.11 km
RAF Benson Community Primary School Good
(July 18, 2017)
6.96 km
Ibstone CofE Primary School Good
(January 30, 2019)
7.17 km
Stokenchurch Primary School Outstanding
(May 22, 2013)
7.56 km
Benson Church of England Primary School 8.32 km
Mill Lane Community Primary School Good
(January 16, 2020)
8.32 km
St Andrew's Church of England Primary School Outstanding
(May 2, 2013)
8.46 km
Little Milton Church of England Primary School Good
(November 6, 2019)
8.56 km
Nettlebed Community School Good
(October 10, 2019)
8.94 km
Stadhampton Primary School 9.18 km
Great Milton Church of England Primary School Good
(October 18, 2018)
9.31 km
St Laurence Church of England (A) School Good
(January 25, 2017)
9.4 km
Crowmarsh Gifford Church of England School Good
(October 4, 2017)
9.65 km
Radnage Church of England Primary School Good
(May 1, 2019)
9.76 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from OX49 5AN - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Pyrton Village Hall Other catering premises Exempt
January 27, 2012
354 m
Caterlink at Watlington Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
July 19, 2021
775 m
Chalgrove & Watlington Children's Centre School/college/university 5
Very Good
February 18, 2013
775 m
Dolce Ltd School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 26, 2021
775 m
Rainbow Corner Day Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
January 17, 2022
775 m
Fat Buddha Thai Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 14, 2022
866 m
The Cafe Express Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
March 26, 2019
1.05 km
K is for Kitchen Other catering premises 5
Very Good
February 9, 2016
1.08 km
Raised Spirit Ltd Other catering premises 5
Very Good
October 1, 2020
1.08 km
Taj Club House at Watlington Club Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 27, 2020
1.08 km
The Granary Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 19, 2021
1.08 km
The Granary Delicatessen Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
October 19, 2021
1.08 km
TuTu Delicious Retailers - other 5
Very Good
March 12, 2019
1.08 km
Watlington & District Age Concern Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Exempt
January 2, 2020
1.08 km
Watlington Town Hall Other catering premises Exempt
June 10, 2011
1.08 km
The Orange Bakery Retailers - other 2
Needs Improvement
September 1, 2021
1.09 km
The Watlington Fox Ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 23, 2020
1.09 km
Calnan Brothers Retailers - other 5
Very Good
December 1, 2020
1.11 km
The Watlington Baguette Shop Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
June 24, 2021
1.14 km
Orange Bakery Retailers - other 3
September 1, 2021
1.14 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to OX49 5AN - Data from Apr 2022

The Old Plough Bus Stop/Station 428 m
The Old Plough Bus Stop/Station 447 m
Pyrton Turn Bus Stop/Station 727 m
Pyrton Turn Bus Stop/Station 742 m
Icknield Community College Bus Stop/Station 815 m
London Oxford Airport Air 28.74 km
London Luton Airport Air 50.16 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to OX49 5AN - Data from Dec 2021

Mount Tree Hill Or Mountain 1.19 km
Major's Belt Woodland Or Forest 1.21 km
Middle Way Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.39 km
Diamond Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.48 km
Woodcock Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.8 km
Brookside Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.93 km
Cobditch Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.34 km
New Covert Woodland Or Forest 2.44 km
Clare Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.65 km
Watlington Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.7 km
Pyrton Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.78 km
Shirburn Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.02 km
Old Cricketground Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.16 km
The Knapp Hill Or Mountain 3.18 km
Gilton Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.22 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for OX49 5AN - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 68.3 Mbps 60.3 Mbps 79.91 Mbps
Upload 19.5 Mbps 14.6 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% 22.5 4
30-300 Mbps 100% 67.2 16.5
300+ Mbps 0% - -


Country England
County Oxfordshire
Latitude 51.65533300
Longitude -1.00623700
OS Easting 468843
OS Northing 0195639
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 Chalgrove and Watlington ED
Electoral Ward Watlington
Local Authority District South 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 E07000179
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: Farming communities
Subgroup: Established farming communities
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural hamlet and isolated dwellings
Built-Up Area Pyrton BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33043820
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
South Oxfordshire 008
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
South Oxfordshire 008B
Output Area / Small Area 1A2