Postcode SE13 6SS (Lewisham)

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The postcode SE13 6SS is located in Lewisham, in the county of Inner London. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. SE13 6SS is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

SE13 6SS is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 2.2 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 6SS as Ethnicity central > Aspirational techies > Established tech workers.

The closest road name to SE13 6SS is Springbank Road which is centered 29 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Springbank Road Hither Green and is 31 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, 330 m away.

The closest primary school to SE13 6SS (for ages 11 and under) is Brindishe Manor School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Outstanding on September 19, 2013.

The nearest takeaway food is available from Springbank Fish & Chips Kebab and is 0 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on August 9, 2018.

Residents reported an average download speed of 67 Mbps and an average upload speed of 9.1 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 77.9% of residents have broadband access of ultrafast 300+ Mbps. 98.5% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 1.5 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

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

Nearby Roads

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

Springbank Road 29 m
Duncrievie Road 144 m
Elthruda Road 213 m
Greenwich House 256 m
Fernbrook Road 258 m
Benin Street 260 m
Brightside Road 271 m
Desvignes Drive 271 m
Mallet Road 283 m
Hither Green Lane 295 m
Woodlands Street 295 m
Oakwood Close 297 m
Birdwood Avenue 297 m
Ardmere Road 341 m
Blashford Street 361 m


Information about the postcode SE13 6SS

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 6SS - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Brindishe Manor School Outstanding
(September 19, 2013)
321 m
Brindishe Green School Outstanding
(October 4, 2011)
443 m
Brindishe Lee School Outstanding
(October 4, 2011)
608 m
St Winifred's RC Primary School Good
(October 11, 2018)
645 m
The Young Women's Hub Requires improvement
(June 27, 2019)
658 m
Sandhurst Primary School Good
(March 29, 2019)
716 m
Trinity Church of England School, Lewisham Good
(October 20, 2021)
791 m
Baring Primary School Good
(February 12, 2019)
996 m
Education-My Life Matters Requires improvement
(February 27, 2020)
1.08 km
St Margaret's Lee CofE Primary School Outstanding
(November 12, 2014)
1.16 km
The Family Learning School Requires improvement
(May 20, 2021)
1.21 km
St Mary's Lewisham Church of England Primary School Good
(December 8, 2021)
1.28 km
St Saviour's Catholic Primary School Good
(November 7, 2019)
1.4 km
Rushey Green Primary School Good
(November 16, 2016)
1.43 km
Holy Cross Catholic Primary School Outstanding
(December 9, 2016)
1.43 km
Colfe's School 1.46 km
Riverston School 1.47 km
Torridon Primary School Outstanding
(July 9, 2015)
1.48 km
Christ The King Sixth Form College Good
(March 10, 2017)
1.61 km
St Matthew Academy Good
(October 17, 2019)
1.64 km

Nearby Food

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

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Bengal Brasserie Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
May 23, 2019
0 m
Figs Convenience Store Retailers - other 4
March 13, 2018
0 m
Springbank Fish & Chips Kebab Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
August 9, 2018
0 m
Springbank Road Local Store Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 15, 2020
48 m
Arlo & Moe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
March 7, 2020
181 m
Cool Breeze Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
January 5, 2019
235 m
Domino's Pizza Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
January 30, 2018
235 m
H's Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
November 3, 2018
235 m
Last Outpost Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
September 8, 2021
235 m
Perfect Chicken & Peri Peri Ltd Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
March 1, 2021
235 m
Plus Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
March 13, 2018
282 m
Lence Josifovska Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises Exempt
November 15, 2018
317 m
Cherry Tree Lodge Residential Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
February 25, 2011
320 m
Radish Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 11, 2021
321 m
Tesco Stores Ltd Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
May 2, 2018
333 m
The Tulips Care Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 3
February 16, 2019
386 m
Tulips Care Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
March 9, 2019
386 m
Happy Valley Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
March 6, 2018
401 m
Manor Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
February 22, 2020
401 m
Manor Fish Bar Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
March 9, 2021
401 m

Nearby Travel Links

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

Springbank Road Hither Green Bus Stop/Station 31 m
Wellmeadow Road Bus Stop/Station 196 m
Duncrievie Road Bus Stop/Station 196 m
Duncrievie Road Bus Stop/Station 222 m
Fernbrook Crescent Bus Stop/Station 234 m
Lewisham DLR Station Metro/Tram 1.92 km
Lewisham DLR Station Metro/Tram 1.93 km
Lewisham DLR Station Metro/Tram 1.96 km
Hither Green Rail Station Rail 330 m
Lee Rail Station Rail 850 m
Lee Rail Station Rail 876 m
Greenwich Pier Ferry 3.85 km
Greenwich Pier Ferry 3.86 km
Greenwich Pier Ferry 3.9 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 34.32 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 34.45 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 34.46 km

Nearby Nature

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

Folly Pond Inland Water 2.56 km
Carter's Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.69 km
The Paddock Urban Greenspace 2.71 km
One Tree Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.37 km
Stumpshill Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.4 km
Ash Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.44 km
Lower Marvels Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.64 km
Honor Oak Woodland Or Forest 3.67 km
Woodland Dell Woodland Or Forest 3.67 km
Oak of Honor Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.69 km
The Tarn Inland Water 3.74 km
Marvels Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.79 km
Garden Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.94 km
Fairy Hill Hill Or Mountain 4.01 km
Elmstead Wood Woodland Or Forest 4.16 km


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

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 40 Mbps 67 Mbps 460 Mbps
Upload 10 Mbps 9.1 Mbps 36 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 5.5 0.8
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 18 1
30-300 Mbps 20.6% 92.4 14.3
300+ Mbps 77.9% 460 36

Gas Consumption

80 meters consuming 759,370 kWh - mean 9,492 kWh : median 6,209 kWh

Energy usage data for SE13 6SS - Data from 2020


Country England
County Inner London
Latitude 51.44950400
Longitude 0.00074500
OS Easting 539125
OS Northing 0174178
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: 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 E33035290
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Lewisham 017
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Lewisham 017D
Output Area / Small Area 3D2