Postcode SE17 3DT (Southwark)

Map showing SE17 3DT and nearby postcodes

The postcode SE17 3DT is located in Southwark, in the county of Inner London. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. SE17 3DT is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

SE17 3DT is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 1.5 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 SE17 3DT as Ethnicity central > Endeavouring ethnic mix > Striving service workers.

The closest road name to SE17 3DT is Sturgeon Road which is centered 52 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Penrose Hall and is 26 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 480 m away at Kennington Underground Station The closest railway station is Elephant & Castle Rail Station, 853 m away.

The closest primary school to SE17 3DT (for ages 11 and under) is St Paul's Church of England Primary School. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Ark All Saints Academy. The last OFSTED inspection on June 19, 2018 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of SE17 3DT is Better world brewing and is 249 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as AwaitingInspection . The nearest takeaway food is available from Bing and is 202 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Good on June 30, 2021.

Policing for SE17 3DT is covered by the Metropolitan Police police force association and Southwark is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to SE17 3DT and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to SE17 3DT, and the approximate distance away.

Sturgeon Road 52 m
Penrose Street 61 m
Pasley Close 81 m
Carter Street 95 m
Borrett Close 114 m
Penrose Grove 129 m
Marsland Close 146 m
Chapter Road 156 m
Sutherland Square 172 m
Stopford Road 179 m
Matara Mews 183 m
Lorrimore Square 198 m
Frederick Road 206 m
Manor Place 215 m
Danson Mews 216 m


Information about the postcode SE17 3DT

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 SE17 3DT - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
St Paul's Church of England Primary School 0 m
St Peter's Church of England Primary School Good
(July 11, 2017)
406 m
Keyworth Primary School Good
(May 10, 2018)
419 m
Crampton Primary Outstanding
(February 5, 2014)
423 m
John Ruskin Primary School and Language Classes Outstanding
(January 28, 2009)
467 m
Robert Browning Primary School Good
(September 29, 2021)
529 m
South Bank University Academy Good
(May 10, 2017)
708 m
St Joseph's Catholic Infants School Good
(March 22, 2018)
761 m
St Joseph's Catholic Junior School Good
(March 28, 2017)
761 m
Michael Faraday School Good
(September 25, 2018)
762 m
Victory Primary School Good
(March 20, 2018)
855 m
St John the Divine Church of England Primary School Good
(September 15, 2016)
895 m
Henry Fawcett Primary School Outstanding
(May 11, 2017)
903 m
English Martyrs' Roman Catholic Primary School Good
(March 5, 2020)
905 m
Highshore School Good
(November 28, 2017)
924 m
Ark All Saints Academy Good
(June 19, 2018)
924 m
PhoenixPlace Good
(June 14, 2018)
934 m
Archbishop Sumner Church of England Primary School Outstanding
(December 10, 2014)
952 m
Comber Grove School Good
(April 2, 2019)
978 m
Octavia House Schools, London Outstanding
(April 26, 2018)
979 m

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from SE17 3DT - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Harrison catering services ltd School/college/university 5
Very Good
October 6, 2021
0 m
Sidecar coffee bar Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
August 24, 2021
83 m
Magic roundabout nurseries School/college/university 5
Very Good
May 4, 2021
137 m
Bing Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
June 30, 2021
202 m
Bankside catering Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
March 3, 2020
224 m
Early steps day nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
February 1, 2021
234 m
1st place at lorrimore square Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
July 9, 2021
237 m
Spring holiday club Other catering premises 4
March 12, 2021
237 m
Better world brewing Pub/bar/nightclub Awaiting Inspection
249 m
Bagel king Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 11, 2019
255 m
Big town restaurants Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 2
Needs Improvement
February 9, 2022
255 m
Chicken cottage Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
April 8, 2021
255 m
East st off licence limited Retailers - other 4
February 24, 2022
255 m
Morrisons Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
October 1, 2018
255 m
Poundland Retailers - other 5
Very Good
April 19, 2021
255 m
Shawarma hut Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
March 2, 2021
255 m
The best kebab Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
August 3, 2020
255 m
Alhaji suya Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
January 25, 2022
255 m
Fine bites Other catering premises 5
Very Good
November 3, 2021
260 m
Orbit beers ltd - taproom Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 11, 2022
300 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to SE17 3DT - Data from Apr 2022

Penrose Hall Bus Stop/Station 26 m
The Bee Hive Bus Stop/Station 74 m
Chapter Road Bus Stop/Station 176 m
Chapter Road Bus Stop/Station 185 m
Penrose Street Walworth Road Bus Stop/Station 223 m
Kennington Underground Station Metro/Tram 480 m
Kennington Underground Station Metro/Tram 512 m
Kennington Underground Station Metro/Tram 513 m
Elephant & Castle Rail Station Rail 853 m
Vauxhall Rail Station Rail 1.61 km
Vauxhall Rail Station Rail 1.67 km
Lambeth Pier Ferry 1.81 km
Lambeth Pier Ferry 1.82 km
Lambeth Pier Ferry 1.84 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 36.5 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 36.66 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 36.88 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to SE17 3DT - Data from Dec 2021

Holly Grove Shrubbery Woodland Or Forest 2.63 km
Pelican Pool Inland Water 2.88 km
Duck Island Island 2.9 km
St Katharine Docks Basin Inland Water 2.97 km
West Dock Inland Water 2.99 km
St James's Park Lake Inland Water 3.01 km
East Dock Inland Water 3.09 km
Green Dale Fields Urban Greenspace 3.18 km
Canada Water Inland Water 3.73 km
Duck Pond Inland Water 3.82 km
Ladies Pond Inland Water 3.97 km
Shadwell Old Basin Inland Water 4.05 km
Thames Link Inland Water 4.07 km
Surrey Water Inland Water 4.1 km
Greenland Dock Inland Water 4.24 km


Country England
County Inner London
Latitude 51.48633600
Longitude -0.09914600
OS Easting 532078
OS Northing 0178089
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
Bermondsey and Old Southwark
Electoral Ward Newington
Local Authority District Southwark
Region / Government Office Region London
European Electoral Region London
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: London
Local Learning and Skills Council London Central

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E09000028
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: Endeavouring ethnic mix
Subgroup: Striving service workers
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Southwark BUASD
Workplace Zone E33035965
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Southwark 012
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Southwark 012E
Output Area / Small Area 3B1