Postcode OX8 1AR (West Oxfordshire) Terminated January 2001

Map showing OX8 1AR and nearby postcodes

The postcode OX8 1AR is located in West Oxfordshire, in the county of Oxfordshire. It was introduced in January 1980 and terminated in January 2001.OX8 1AR is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

OX8 1AR is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 5.3 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 OX8 1AR as Rural residents > Rural tenants > Rural white-collar workers.

The closest road name to OX8 1AR is B4449 which is centered 4.89 km away.

The nearest bus stop is Ferry Turn and is 823 m away.

The closest primary school to OX8 1AR (for ages 11 and under) is Stanton Harcourt CofE Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on October 16, 2019. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Bartholomew School. The last OFSTED inspection on May 22, 2013 rated this school as Outstanding

The local pub for residents of OX8 1AR is Ferryman Inn and is 953 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on September 9, 2019.

Policing for OX8 1AR 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 OX8 1AR and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to OX8 1AR, and the approximate distance away.

B4449 4.89 km
A415 8.99 km
A4095 9.51 km
M40 26.21 km
A420 30.43 km
A423 37.03 km
A417 47.47 km
M4 58.12 km
A361 75.18 km
A34 76.12 km
A46 77.08 km
A41 78.04 km
A38 80.67 km
A40 88.74 km
M1 98.57 km


Information about the postcode OX8 1AR

Introduction January 1980
Termination January 2001
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 OX8 1AR - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Stanton Harcourt CofE Primary School Good
(October 16, 2019)
1.41 km
Standlake Church of England Primary School Good
(June 20, 2017)
3.2 km
Appleton Church of England (A) Primary School Outstanding
(June 27, 2008)
3.67 km
Cumnor Church of England School (Voluntary Controlled) Good
(September 14, 2017)
3.72 km
Mulberry Bush School Outstanding
(January 16, 2018)
4.15 km
Bartholomew School Outstanding
(May 22, 2013)
4.58 km
Eynsham Community Primary School Good
(September 18, 2019)
4.85 km
Matthew Arnold School Good
(November 14, 2018)
5.49 km
Cokethorpe School 5.68 km
Wootton St Peter's Church of England Primary School Good
(March 27, 2019)
5.89 km
Botley School 6 km
Dry Sandford Primary School Good
(July 18, 2017)
6.04 km
St Peter's Church of England Primary School, Cassington Good
(April 5, 2017)
6.46 km
Cothill House 6.47 km
Longworth Primary School Outstanding
(December 3, 2010)
6.55 km
North Hinksey Church of England Primary School Good
(November 17, 2021)
6.82 km
John Blandy Primary School Good
(December 1, 2021)
6.91 km
Ducklington Primary School Good
(January 30, 2018)
7.36 km
West Oxford Community Primary School Good
(March 6, 2018)
7.52 km
The Blake Church of England Primary School Good
(March 11, 2020)
7.86 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from OX8 1AR - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Ferryman Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
September 9, 2019
953 m
Dolce Ltd @ Stanton Harcourt C E Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
September 9, 2021
1.41 km
The Harcourt Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
September 9, 2021
1.41 km
Village Shop And Post Office - Stanton Harcourt Retailers - other 4
January 14, 2022
1.87 km
St Michael & St Denys Thursday Club Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
December 13, 2017
2.01 km
The Red Lion Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
February 27, 2019
2.01 km
Pinnocks Farm Pork Retailers - other 5
Very Good
December 11, 2019
2.36 km
8 Bells Bar O Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
April 6, 2017
2.68 km
The Eight Bells Thai Cuisine Pub/bar/nightclub 4
December 18, 2020
2.68 km
West Oxfordshire Sailing Club Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 19, 2019
2.97 km
Meadow View Nursing Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 4
October 26, 2021
3.09 km
Standlake Cake Company Manufacturers/packers 5
Very Good
July 10, 2019
3.09 km
Standlake C Of E Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
September 9, 2019
3.2 km
Vicky's After School Club - Standlake C Of E School Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
December 11, 2019
3.2 km
Appleton Community Shop Ltd. Retailers - other 5
Very Good
January 13, 2022
3.58 km
Hardwick Parks Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
May 28, 2019
3.59 km
The Boat Shed Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
May 28, 2019
3.59 km
Church Farm Butchery Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 31, 2019
3.62 km
Northmoor Meat Company Retailers - other 5
Very Good
March 2, 2020
3.62 km
Standlake PO & Stores Retailers - other 5
Very Good
June 8, 2018
3.63 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to OX8 1AR - Data from Apr 2022

Ferry Turn Bus Stop/Station 823 m
Ferry Turn Bus Stop/Station 828 m
London Oxford Airport Air 11.3 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to OX8 1AR - Data from Dec 2021

Stoneacres Lake Inland Water 1.03 km
Whitley Copse Woodland Or Forest 1.33 km
Willow Pool Inland Water 1.41 km
Linch Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.65 km
Bushy Leaze Copse Woodland Or Forest 1.88 km
Farmoor Reservoir Inland Water 2.29 km
Whitley Brake Woodland Or Forest 2.3 km
Hanging Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.35 km
Eaton Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.49 km
Smith Hill Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.67 km
Ash Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.79 km
Hengrove Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.93 km
Stroud Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.34 km
Denman's Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.55 km
Lower England's Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.68 km


Country England
County Oxfordshire
Latitude 51.74106900
Longitude -1.38340700
OS Easting 442671
OS Northing 0204887
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 Eynsham ED
Electoral Ward Standlake, Aston and Stanton Harcourt
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: Rural residents
Group: Rural tenants
Subgroup: Rural white-collar workers
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural village
Built-Up Area Stanton Harcourt BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33038797
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
West Oxfordshire 011
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
West Oxfordshire 011D
Output Area / Small Area 1B2