Postcode SE12 8LP (Lewisham)

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The postcode SE12 8LP is located in Lewisham, in the county of Inner London. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. SE12 8LP is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

SE12 8LP is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 5.6 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 SE12 8LP as Ethnicity central > Aspirational techies > Established tech workers.

The closest road name to SE12 8LP is Manor Lane which is centered 19 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Manor Lane (SE12) and is 47 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 1.92 km away at Lewisham DLR Station The closest railway station is Hither Green Rail Station, 415 m away.

The closest primary school to SE12 8LP (for ages 11 and under) is Brindishe Lee School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Outstanding on October 4, 2011.

The nearest takeaway food is available from Happy Valley and is 0 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Satisfactory on March 6, 2018.

Residents reported an average download speed of 62.9 Mbps and an average upload speed of 8.4 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 86.4% 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 2.3 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for SE12 8LP is covered by the Metropolitan Police police force association and Lewisham is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to SE12 8LP and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to SE12 8LP, and the approximate distance away.

Manor Lane 19 m
Fernbrook Road 221 m
Micheldever Road 240 m
Southbrook Road 263 m
Handen Road 264 m
Wantage Road 264 m
Effingham Road 328 m
Longhurst Road 331 m
Thornwood Road 332 m
Holme Lacey Road 414 m
Springbank Road 420 m
Milborough Crescent 439 m
Leahurst Road 472 m
Manor Park 532 m
Hither Green Lane 654 m


Information about the postcode SE12 8LP

Introduction January 1980
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 SE12 8LP - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Brindishe Lee School Outstanding
(October 4, 2011)
223 m
Brindishe Manor School Outstanding
(September 19, 2013)
285 m
Trinity Church of England School, Lewisham Good
(October 20, 2021)
424 m
St Winifred's RC Primary School Good
(October 11, 2018)
524 m
Brindishe Green School Outstanding
(October 4, 2011)
737 m
St Margaret's Lee CofE Primary School Outstanding
(November 12, 2014)
885 m
Baring Primary School Good
(February 12, 2019)
943 m
Sandhurst Primary School Good
(March 29, 2019)
1.03 km
The Young Women's Hub Requires improvement
(June 27, 2019)
1.05 km
Riverston School 1.07 km
Colfe's School 1.15 km
St Saviour's Catholic Primary School Good
(November 7, 2019)
1.43 km
Education-My Life Matters Requires improvement
(February 27, 2020)
1.44 km
St Matthew Academy Good
(October 17, 2019)
1.46 km
Christ The King Sixth Form College Good
(March 10, 2017)
1.46 km
St Mary's Lewisham Church of England Primary School Good
(December 8, 2021)
1.49 km
The Family Learning School Requires improvement
(May 20, 2021)
1.55 km
Wingfield Primary School 1.59 km
John Ball Primary School Outstanding
(November 22, 2013)
1.62 km
Brooklands Primary School 1.67 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from SE12 8LP - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Happy Valley Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
March 6, 2018
0 m
Manor Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
February 22, 2020
0 m
Manor Fish Bar Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
March 9, 2021
0 m
Manor Newsagents Retailers - other 4
February 8, 2020
0 m
MILK Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 17, 2022
0 m
Ocean Fish Bar Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
March 12, 2020
0 m
Simply Retailers - other 3
October 25, 2018
0 m
Orange Local Retailers - other Exempt
March 21, 2018
91 m
Top Chef Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
January 18, 2020
91 m
Little Elms Daycare Nursery Lee Ltd Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
January 8, 2019
192 m
Jerry's Retailers - other 5
Very Good
November 14, 2017
212 m
Churchill Contract Catering Services Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 15, 2021
223 m
South In Your Mouth Other catering premises Awaiting Inspection
251 m
Radish Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 11, 2021
285 m
Taco Collective Takeaway/sandwich shop Awaiting Inspection
287 m
Lence Josifovska Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises Exempt
November 15, 2018
324 m
Travis Perkins Trading Co Ltd Retailers - other Exempt
September 14, 2018
368 m
Rainbow Childcare Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises Exempt
September 3, 2018
375 m
Bengal Brasserie Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
May 23, 2019
401 m
Figs Convenience Store Retailers - other 4
March 13, 2018
401 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to SE12 8LP - Data from Apr 2022

Manor Lane (SE12) Bus Stop/Station 47 m
Fernbrook Crescent Bus Stop/Station 243 m
Fernbrook Crescent Bus Stop/Station 267 m
Springbank Road Hither Green Bus Stop/Station 409 m
Hither Green Bus Stop/Station 439 m
Lewisham DLR Station Metro/Tram 1.92 km
Lewisham DLR Station Metro/Tram 1.93 km
Lewisham DLR Station Metro/Tram 1.94 km
Hither Green Rail Station Rail 415 m
Lee Rail Station Rail 558 m
Lee Rail Station Rail 593 m
Greenwich Pier Ferry 3.69 km
Greenwich Pier Ferry 3.71 km
Greenwich Pier Ferry 3.75 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 34.66 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 34.79 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 34.8 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to SE12 8LP - Data from Dec 2021

Folly Pond Inland Water 2.32 km
The Paddock Urban Greenspace 2.46 km
Carter's Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.52 km
One Tree Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.14 km
Woodland Dell Woodland Or Forest 3.35 km
The Tarn Inland Water 3.5 km
Lower Marvels Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.56 km
Marvels Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.75 km
Ash Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.75 km
Stumpshill Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.76 km
Fairy Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.8 km
Garden Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.99 km
Honor Oak Woodland Or Forest 3.99 km
Oak of Honor Hill Hill Or Mountain 4.01 km
Castlewood Woodland Or Forest 4.07 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for SE12 8LP - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 39.9 Mbps 62.9 Mbps 205 Mbps
Upload 7.4 Mbps 8.4 Mbps 30.02 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 9.5 3
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 22.5 4.3
30-300 Mbps 13.6% 74.1 9.6
300+ Mbps 86.4% - -

Gas Consumption

28 meters consuming 413,809 kWh - mean 14,779 kWh : median 13,657 kWh

Energy usage data for SE12 8LP - Data from 2020


Country England
County Inner London
Latitude 51.45164600
Longitude 0.00541200
OS Easting 539441
OS Northing 0174425
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

Metropolitan Police


Westminster Parliamentary
Lewisham East
Electoral Ward Lee Green
Local Authority District Lewisham
Region / Government Office Region London
European Electoral Region London
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: London
Local Learning and Skills Council London East

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E09000023
Travel To Work Area London


NHS England Region London
Primary Care Trust
Cancer Alliance South East London
Strategic Health Authority
Sustainability and Transformation
Our Healthier South East London
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS South East London CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Ethnicity central
Group: Aspirational techies
Subgroup: Established tech workers
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Lewisham BUASD
Workplace Zone E33035284
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Lewisham 016
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Lewisham 016D
Output Area / Small Area 3D2