Postcode SE13 6AL (Lewisham)

Map showing SE13 6AL and nearby postcodes

The postcode SE13 6AL is located in Lewisham, in the county of Inner London. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. SE13 6AL is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

SE13 6AL is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 1.7 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 6AL as Ethnicity central > Aspirational techies > Old EU tech workers.

The closest road name to SE13 6AL is Barnstaple Lane which is centered 56 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Lewisham Centre and is 73 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 543 m away at Lewisham DLR Station The closest railway station is Lewisham Rail Station, 668 m away.

The closest primary school to SE13 6AL (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 local pub for residents of SE13 6AL is Suttons Radio and is 50 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on February 20, 2019. The nearest takeaway food is available from Chesters Chicken and is 50 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on September 24, 2021.

100% of residents have broadband access of ultrafast 300+ Mbps. 100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Policing for SE13 6AL 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 6AL and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to SE13 6AL, and the approximate distance away.

Barnstaple Lane 56 m
Limes Grove 90 m
Albion Way 130 m
Clipper Way 153 m
Bonfield Road 164 m
Slaithwaite Road 175 m
Engate Street 181 m
Mercia Grove 184 m
Clarendon Rise 185 m
Lewis Grove 191 m
Molesworth Street 247 m
Curness Street 278 m
Morley Road 289 m
Lingards Road 289 m
Gilmore Road 298 m


Information about the postcode SE13 6AL

Introduction January 1980
Termination n/a - Active Postcode
User Type Large User - allocated to single addresses receiving at least 500 mail items per day

Local Schools

School OFSTED ratings, last inspection dates, student age ranges and approximate distance from SE13 6AL - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
St Saviour's Catholic Primary School Good
(November 7, 2019)
0 m
TLG Lewisham Good
(March 22, 2018)
535 m
Prendergast Vale School Good
(January 31, 2018)
562 m
St Mary's Lewisham Church of England Primary School Good
(December 8, 2021)
648 m
Christ The King Sixth Form College Good
(March 10, 2017)
684 m
St Matthew Academy Good
(October 17, 2019)
839 m
Brindishe Green School Outstanding
(October 4, 2011)
1.06 km
St Margaret's Lee CofE Primary School Outstanding
(November 12, 2014)
1.08 km
Morden Mount Primary School Good
(May 22, 2018)
1.17 km
Brindishe Manor School Outstanding
(September 19, 2013)
1.18 km
Prendergast School Outstanding
(November 7, 2013)
1.21 km
The Family Learning School Requires improvement
(May 20, 2021)
1.27 km
Education-My Life Matters Requires improvement
(February 27, 2020)
1.3 km
Trinity Church of England School, Lewisham Good
(October 20, 2021)
1.35 km
John Ball Primary School Outstanding
(November 22, 2013)
1.36 km
Gordonbrock Primary School Outstanding
(March 20, 2019)
1.37 km
All Saints' Church of England Primary School Blackheath Good
(September 26, 2019)
1.46 km
St Stephen's CofE Primary School Good
(March 21, 2017)
1.47 km
Ashmead Primary School Good
(July 4, 2017)
1.53 km
Brindishe Lee School Outstanding
(October 4, 2011)
1.59 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from SE13 6AL - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Chartwells St Saviour's Rc Primary S School/college/university 5
Very Good
February 26, 2019
0 m
A&S Food Store Ltd Retailers - other 2
Needs Improvement
July 13, 2021
50 m
Aloha Retailers - other 4
October 23, 2018
50 m
CAFE INN Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
February 9, 2019
50 m
CHEF'S TREAT Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
January 5, 2019
50 m
Chesters Chicken Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
September 24, 2021
50 m
Corte Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
January 29, 2020
50 m
Iceland Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
August 10, 2019
50 m
Levante Lewisham Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
July 29, 2019
50 m
Suttons Radio Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
February 20, 2019
50 m
Bilal Fish & Meat Retailers - other 3
December 13, 2019
89 m
K&K Food Store Retailers - other 1
Needs Major Improvement
September 17, 2020
89 m
Lewisham Supermarket Retailers - other 3
January 31, 2018
89 m
Mc Donald's Restaurants Ltd Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
January 26, 2019
89 m
McDonald's Restaurants Ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 23, 2021
89 m
Pound City Plus Retailers - other 4
September 21, 2019
89 m
TK Maxx Retailers - other Exempt
January 31, 2018
89 m
GAME Retail Ltd Retailers - other Exempt
October 17, 2017
119 m
Watch House Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
November 10, 2018
119 m
Partnerships in Care (Albion) Ltd Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
May 17, 2019
140 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to SE13 6AL - Data from Apr 2022

Lewisham Centre Bus Stop/Station 73 m
Lewisham Centre Bus Stop/Station 77 m
Lewisham Centre Bus Stop/Station 89 m
Lewisham Centre Bus Stop/Station 105 m
Lewisham Centre Bus Stop/Station 143 m
Lewisham DLR Station Metro/Tram 543 m
Lewisham DLR Station Metro/Tram 553 m
Lewisham DLR Station Metro/Tram 586 m
Lewisham Rail Station Rail 668 m
Ladywell Rail Station Rail 756 m
Hither Green Rail Station Rail 1.09 km
Greenwich Pier Ferry 2.62 km
Greenwich Pier Ferry 2.63 km
Greenwich Pier Ferry 2.68 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 35.14 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 35.28 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 35.31 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to SE13 6AL - Data from Dec 2021

Folly Pond Inland Water 1.65 km
The Paddock Urban Greenspace 1.87 km
One Tree Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.38 km
Woodland Dell Woodland Or Forest 3 km
Honor Oak Woodland Or Forest 3.05 km
Oak of Honor Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.1 km
Saunders Ness Wetland 3.46 km
Millwall Outer Dock Inland Water 3.87 km
Carter's Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.94 km
South Dock Inland Water 4.14 km
Steelyard Cut Inland Water 4.23 km
Millwall Inner Dock Inland Water 4.28 km
Stumpshill Wood Woodland Or Forest 4.31 km
Surrey Commercial Docks Inland Water 4.34 km
Greenland Dock Inland Water 4.36 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for SE13 6AL - Data from Ofcom 2017

Speed Band
0-2 Mbps 0%
2-5 Mbps 0%
5-10 Mbps 0%
10-30 Mbps 0%
30-300 Mbps 0%
300+ Mbps 100%


Country England
County Inner London
Latitude 51.45994500
Longitude -0.01038700
OS Easting 538320
OS Northing 0175318
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, Deptford
Electoral Ward Lewisham Central
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: Old 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 E33035270
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Lewisham 012
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Lewisham 012F
Output Area / Small Area 3D3