Postcode SE13 5AX (Lewisham)

Map showing SE13 5AX and nearby postcodes

The postcode SE13 5AX is located in Lewisham, in the county of Inner London. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. SE13 5AX is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

SE13 5AX is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 5.4 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 SE13 5AX as Ethnicity central > Aspirational techies > New EU tech workers.

The closest road name to SE13 5AX is Caterham Road which is centered 52 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Lockmead Road and is 119 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 459 m away at Lewisham DLR Station The closest railway station is Lewisham Rail Station, 565 m away.

The closest primary school to SE13 5AX (for ages 11 and under) is St Saviour's Catholic Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on November 7, 2019. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Prendergast School. The last OFSTED inspection on November 7, 2013 rated this school as Outstanding

The nearest takeaway food is available from New Perfect Chicken & Ribs and is 177 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on March 21, 2019.

Residents reported an average download speed of 140.1 Mbps and an average upload speed of 18.8 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 85.1% of residents have broadband access of ultrafast 300+ Mbps. 95.7% 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 SE13 5AX 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 SE13 5AX and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to SE13 5AX, and the approximate distance away.

Caterham Road 52 m
Belmont Hill 123 m
Boyne Road 126 m
Lockmead Road 159 m
The Squirrels 177 m
Myron Place 190 m
Belmont Grove 197 m
Cressingham Road 222 m
Marischal Road 231 m
Saxton Close 241 m
St Stephen's Grove 247 m
Mercia Grove 280 m
Granville Park 281 m
Granville Grove 294 m
Lewis Grove 297 m


Information about the postcode SE13 5AX

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 SE13 5AX - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Christ The King Sixth Form College Good
(March 10, 2017)
268 m
St Matthew Academy Good
(October 17, 2019)
432 m
St Saviour's Catholic Primary School Good
(November 7, 2019)
461 m
TLG Lewisham Good
(March 22, 2018)
565 m
Prendergast Vale School Good
(January 31, 2018)
665 m
St Margaret's Lee CofE Primary School Outstanding
(November 12, 2014)
901 m
Morden Mount Primary School Good
(May 22, 2018)
943 m
John Ball Primary School Outstanding
(November 22, 2013)
951 m
All Saints' Church of England Primary School Blackheath Good
(September 26, 2019)
1 km
St Mary's Lewisham Church of England Primary School Good
(December 8, 2021)
1.11 km
Heath House Preparatory School 1.21 km
Trinity Church of England School, Lewisham Good
(October 20, 2021)
1.32 km
Brindishe Manor School Outstanding
(September 19, 2013)
1.34 km
Brindishe Green School Outstanding
(October 4, 2011)
1.37 km
St Ursula's Convent School Outstanding
(March 12, 2015)
1.39 km
St Stephen's CofE Primary School Good
(March 21, 2017)
1.43 km
James Wolfe Primary School and Centre for the Deaf Good
(March 8, 2018)
1.52 km
Ashmead Primary School Good
(July 4, 2017)
1.52 km
Prendergast School Outstanding
(November 7, 2013)
1.58 km
Brindishe Lee School Outstanding
(October 4, 2011)
1.64 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from SE13 5AX - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Bright Horizons - Headstart Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
December 2, 2019
0 m
Arabian Haven Lounge Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
177 m
Eat of Eden Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
August 17, 2021
177 m
Egg Free Cake Box Retailers - other 4
October 1, 2018
177 m
Kaspas Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 16, 2019
177 m
Krakow Polish Delicatessen Retailers - other 3
December 11, 2018
177 m
Pempamsie Retailers - other 5
Very Good
August 17, 2021
177 m
Tropical Cocktails Ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
177 m
AM Stores Retailers - other 3
March 16, 2018
177 m
Bento Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 0
Needs Urgent Improvement
October 1, 2021
177 m
Best Food Retailers - other 1
Needs Major Improvement
February 19, 2013
177 m
Dosa Sambal Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
February 28, 2019
177 m
Golden Label Fresh LTD Retailers - other 2
Needs Improvement
February 7, 2020
177 m
Hua Xia Oriental Food Specialists Retailers - other 1
Needs Major Improvement
December 15, 2020
177 m
Jafe Retailers - other 5
Very Good
December 9, 2020
177 m
JRK Bros Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
177 m
La Fontaine Retailers - other 4
November 22, 2019
177 m
Lee General Store Retailers - other 3
March 8, 2019
177 m
Luxmi Food & Wine Retailers - other 5
Very Good
February 8, 2020
177 m
New Perfect Chicken & Ribs Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
March 21, 2019
177 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to SE13 5AX - Data from Apr 2022

Lockmead Road Bus Stop/Station 119 m
Lockmead Road Bus Stop/Station 149 m
The Squirrels Bus Stop/Station 154 m
Belmont Hill Bus Stop/Station 164 m
Belmont Hill Bus Stop/Station 189 m
Lewisham DLR Station Metro/Tram 459 m
Lewisham DLR Station Metro/Tram 463 m
Lewisham DLR Station Metro/Tram 471 m
Lewisham Rail Station Rail 565 m
Blackheath Rail Station Rail 1.09 km
Blackheath Rail Station Rail 1.11 km
Greenwich Pier Ferry 2.26 km
Greenwich Pier Ferry 2.27 km
Greenwich Pier Ferry 2.32 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 35.58 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 35.72 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 35.75 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to SE13 5AX - Data from Dec 2021

Folly Pond Inland Water 1.19 km
The Paddock Urban Greenspace 1.41 km
One Tree Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.93 km
Woodland Dell Woodland Or Forest 2.54 km
Saunders Ness Wetland 3.06 km
Honor Oak Woodland Or Forest 3.44 km
Oak of Honor Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.5 km
Millwall Outer Dock Inland Water 3.55 km
South Dock Inland Water 3.94 km
Millwall Inner Dock Inland Water 3.95 km
Carter's Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.96 km
Steelyard Cut Inland Water 4.03 km
Surrey Commercial Docks Inland Water 4.15 km
Greenland Dock Inland Water 4.18 km
Norway Dock Inland Water 4.29 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for SE13 5AX - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 79.7 Mbps 140.1 Mbps 1096 Mbps
Upload 20 Mbps 18.8 Mbps 49 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 1
30-300 Mbps 10.6% 98.1 17.1
300+ Mbps 85.1% 586 40.3

Gas Consumption

48 meters consuming 926,343 kWh - mean 19,299 kWh : median 15,558 kWh

Energy usage data for SE13 5AX - Data from 2020


Country England
County Inner London
Latitude 51.46328700
Longitude -0.00644400
OS Easting 538582
OS Northing 0175697
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 Blackheath
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: New EU 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 E33030404
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Lewisham 007
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Lewisham 007A
Output Area / Small Area 3D1