Postcode SE19 1HF (Southwark)

Map showing SE19 1HF and nearby postcodes

The postcode SE19 1HF is located in Southwark, in the county of Inner London. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. SE19 1HF is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

SE19 1HF is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 4.4 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 SE19 1HF as Multicultural metropolitans > Rented family living > Commuters with young families.

The closest road name to SE19 1HF is Rusholme Grove which is centered 107 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Gipsy Hill Station and is 183 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 2.91 km away at Birkbeck Tram Stop The closest railway station is Gipsy Hill Rail Station, 218 m away.

The closest primary school to SE19 1HF (for ages 11 and under) is Paxton Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Outstanding on March 13, 2013. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Kingsdale Foundation School. The last OFSTED inspection on June 15, 2017 rated this school as Outstanding

The local pub for residents of SE19 1HF is The colby arms and is 165 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on September 19, 2018. The nearest takeaway food is available from Spice Hill and is 284 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Satisfactory on February 3, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 79.6 Mbps and an average upload speed of 8.7 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 100% 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 3.3 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for SE19 1HF 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 SE19 1HF and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to SE19 1HF, and the approximate distance away.

Rusholme Grove 107 m
Dulwich Wood Avenue 111 m
Colby Road 116 m
Tylney Avenue 199 m
Rockwell Gardens 210 m
Dulwich Wood Park 217 m
Gipsy Hill 222 m
Farquhar Road 241 m
Mountbatten Close 261 m
Sainsbury Road 266 m
Bell Meadow 275 m
Wickers Oake 293 m
Charters Close 312 m
Lymer Avenue 312 m
Becondale Road 317 m


Information about the postcode SE19 1HF

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 SE19 1HF - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Paxton Primary School Outstanding
(March 13, 2013)
307 m
Kingswood Primary School Good
(March 14, 2019)
659 m
Kingsdale Foundation School Outstanding
(June 15, 2017)
847 m
The New School 863 m
Rockmount Primary School Outstanding
(May 21, 2015)
872 m
The Laurels School 947 m
Dulwich Wood Primary School Good
(December 6, 2016)
1.05 km
Dulwich Prep London 1.06 km
Elm Wood School Good
(October 10, 2019)
1.08 km
Priory School Good
(October 31, 2017)
1.09 km
The Cedars School 1.1 km
Sydenham High School GDST 1.2 km
The Norwood School Good
(December 12, 2017)
1.23 km
St Joseph's RC Infant School Good
(January 10, 2019)
1.32 km
St Joseph's RC Junior School Outstanding
(June 14, 2018)
1.37 km
All Saints CofE Primary School Good
(January 30, 2019)
1.42 km
St Luke's Church of England Primary School 1.42 km
Harris City Academy Crystal Palace Outstanding
(October 17, 2014)
1.51 km
Kelvin Grove Primary School Good
(September 12, 2017)
1.53 km
Dulwich College 1.67 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from SE19 1HF - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Colby road day nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
December 8, 2020
100 m
Eastern cuisine Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
October 19, 2021
165 m
H m newsmarket Retailers - other Exempt
December 5, 2017
165 m
The colby arms Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
September 19, 2018
165 m
Rock steady rum lounge Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 2
Needs Improvement
July 26, 2018
170 m
Shell service station Retailers - other 4
December 20, 2018
170 m
So what brewing company Manufacturers/packers 5
Very Good
February 9, 2022
170 m
The bull & finch Pub/bar/nightclub 4
October 29, 2021
170 m
Brown \& Green Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
November 22, 2021
213 m
Fresh\& Co Retailers - other 4
October 28, 2020
213 m
Spice Hill Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
February 3, 2021
284 m
The Great Southern Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
November 22, 2021
284 m
Paxton Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 12, 2021
307 m
Golden Fry Takeaway/sandwich shop 2
Needs Improvement
February 9, 2021
322 m
Athol house Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
May 26, 2021
341 m
Shell uk ltd (grocery) Retailers - other 5
Very Good
November 8, 2018
377 m
Choice support Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
October 7, 2019
395 m
City break respite Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
September 26, 2019
395 m
Residential care home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
February 17, 2020
395 m
Royal voluntary service cafe Retailers - other 5
Very Good
September 10, 2018
395 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to SE19 1HF - Data from Apr 2022

Gipsy Hill Station Bus Stop/Station 183 m
Dulwich Wood Park College Rd Bus Stop/Station 196 m
Gipsy Hill Station Bus Stop/Station 206 m
Dulwich Wood Avenue Bus Stop/Station 211 m
Dulwich Wood Park Kingswood Drive Bus Stop/Station 227 m
Birkbeck Tram Stop Metro/Tram 2.91 km
Birkbeck Tram Stop Metro/Tram 2.95 km
Birkbeck Tram Stop Metro/Tram 2.97 km
Gipsy Hill Rail Station Rail 218 m
Sydenham Hill Rail Station Rail 825 m
Sydenham Hill Rail Station Rail 929 m
Vauxhall St. George Wharf Pier Ferry 7.5 km
Vauxhall St George Wharf Pier Ferry 7.52 km
Vauxhall St George Wharf Pier Ferry 7.54 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 30.03 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 30.18 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 30.33 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to SE19 1HF - Data from Dec 2021

Dulwich Upper Wood Woodland Or Forest 247 m
Westow Hill Hill Or Mountain 583 m
Intermediate Lake Inland Water 970 m
Sydenham Hill Hill Or Mountain 998 m
Convent Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.24 km
Dulwich Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.29 km
Lower Lake Inland Water 1.3 km
Croydon Canal Inland Water 2.01 km
South Norwood Lake Inland Water 2.06 km
Biggin Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.13 km
Norwood Grove Woodland Or Forest 2.49 km
Knight's Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.51 km
Oak of Honor Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.46 km
Honor Oak Woodland Or Forest 3.54 km
Green Dale Fields Urban Greenspace 3.8 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for SE19 1HF - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 107 Mbps 79.6 Mbps 205 Mbps
Upload 10 Mbps 8.7 Mbps 21 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 7.3 1
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 17 1
30-300 Mbps 0% 101.2 11.1
300+ Mbps 100% - -

Gas Consumption

19 meters consuming 412,224 kWh - mean 21,696 kWh : median 21,200 kWh

Energy usage data for SE19 1HF - Data from 2020


Country England
County Inner London
Latitude 51.42501800
Longitude -0.08109400
OS Easting 533510
OS Northing 0171303
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
Dulwich and West Norwood
Electoral Ward Dulwich Wood
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: Multicultural metropolitans
Group: Rented family living
Subgroup: Commuters with young families
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Southwark BUASD
Workplace Zone E33036069
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Southwark 033
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Southwark 033B
Output Area / Small Area 4A3