Postcode SE23 1AZ (Lewisham)

Map showing SE23 1AZ and nearby postcodes

The postcode SE23 1AZ is located in Lewisham, in the county of Inner London. It was introduced in May 2012 and is an active postcode. SE23 1AZ is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

SE23 1AZ is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 4.5 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 SE23 1AZ as Ethnicity central > Aspirational techies > Established tech workers.

The closest road name to SE23 1AZ is Sienna Place which is centered 6 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Brockley Rise and is 37 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 2.75 km away at Lewisham DLR Station The closest railway station is Honor Oak Park Rail Station, 207 m away.

The closest primary school to SE23 1AZ (for ages 11 and under) is Stillness Junior School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on February 5, 2020. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Harris Girls' Academy East Dulwich. The last OFSTED inspection on March 15, 2012 rated this school as Outstanding

The nearest takeaway food is available from Chicken World and is 58 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as AwaitingInspection .

33.3% of residents have broadband access of ultrafast 300+ Mbps. 33.3% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps. 66.7% of residents have broadband access of 10-30 Mbps.

Policing for SE23 1AZ 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 SE23 1AZ and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to SE23 1AZ, and the approximate distance away.

Sienna Place 6 m
Lessing Street 30 m
Ballina Street 77 m
Wyleu Street 77 m
Beaumaris Mews 106 m
Gabriel Street 122 m
Riseldine Road 161 m
Ackroyd Road 195 m
Tatnell Road 198 m
Brockley Rise 204 m
Grierson Road 227 m
Parbury Road 236 m
Stondon Park 257 m
Honor Oak Park 259 m
Gladiator Street 260 m


Information about the postcode SE23 1AZ

Introduction May 2012
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 SE23 1AZ - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Stillness Junior School Good
(February 5, 2020)
315 m
Stillness Infant School Outstanding
(June 6, 2008)
315 m
Dalmain Primary School Good
(May 16, 2019)
545 m
St William of York Catholic Primary School Good
(February 6, 2019)
589 m
St Francesca Cabrini Primary School Good
(March 28, 2017)
612 m
Fairlawn Primary School Good
(January 17, 2019)
835 m
Beecroft Garden Primary Good
(March 13, 2019)
962 m
Prendergast Ladywell School Good
(February 27, 2019)
992 m
St Dunstan's College 1.16 km
Newlands Academy Good
(February 6, 2020)
1.18 km
Horniman Primary School Good
(March 8, 2018)
1.2 km
Turnham Academy 1.21 km
St George's CofE Primary School Good
(January 27, 2022)
1.22 km
Gordonbrock Primary School Outstanding
(March 20, 2019)
1.24 km
Rose House Montessori School 1.25 km
Harris Girls' Academy East Dulwich Outstanding
(March 15, 2012)
1.25 km
Rathfern Primary School Outstanding
(September 29, 2021)
1.25 km
Kilmorie Primary School Outstanding
(March 23, 2017)
1.27 km
Ivydale Primary School Good
(February 27, 2019)
1.32 km
Holbeach Primary School Good
(November 8, 2017)
1.44 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from SE23 1AZ - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Donde Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
May 23, 2018
11 m
Grounds & Grapes Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
December 6, 2018
11 m
Honor Oak Food & Wine Retailers - other 5
Very Good
February 1, 2018
11 m
Chicken World Takeaway/sandwich shop Awaiting Inspection
58 m
Dominos Pizza Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
November 23, 2018
58 m
Express Pizza Company Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
May 4, 2018
58 m
Golden Tiger Takeaway/sandwich shop 2
Needs Improvement
September 3, 2020
58 m
Honor Oak Supermarket Retailers - other 4
July 2, 2019
58 m
Mamma Dough Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
July 24, 2019
58 m
The Oak Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
July 4, 2019
58 m
Two Spoons Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 10, 2018
58 m
Honor Oak Provender Retailers - other 2
Needs Improvement
August 20, 2020
97 m
Wendy Nembhard Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises Exempt
October 5, 2018
124 m
Whitestone Coffee Bar Restaurant Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
February 13, 2020
168 m
FS2 Mangal Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
October 30, 2018
169 m
Babur Restaurant Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 18, 2020
175 m
Bubbles Food & Wine Retailers - other 3
July 1, 2019
175 m
Morleys Fried Chicken Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
January 15, 2020
175 m
Big Plate Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
December 13, 2018
211 m
Brockley Supermarket Retailers - other 4
October 10, 2018
211 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to SE23 1AZ - Data from Apr 2022

Brockley Rise Bus Stop/Station 37 m
Honor Oak Park Station Bus Stop/Station 117 m
Brockley Rise Chandos Bus Stop/Station 162 m
Stondon Park Honor Oak Park Bus Stop/Station 163 m
Honor Oak Park Station Bus Stop/Station 183 m
Lewisham DLR Station Metro/Tram 2.75 km
Lewisham DLR Station Metro/Tram 2.75 km
Lewisham DLR Station Metro/Tram 2.76 km
Honor Oak Park Rail Station Rail 207 m
Crofton Park Rail Station Rail 827 m
Crofton Park Rail Station Rail 848 m
Greenwich Pier Ferry 4.51 km
Greenwich Pier Ferry 4.52 km
Masthouse Terrace Pier Ferry 4.53 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 33.27 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 33.42 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 33.5 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to SE23 1AZ - Data from Dec 2021

Oak of Honor Hill Hill Or Mountain 643 m
Honor Oak Woodland Or Forest 646 m
Dulwich Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.55 km
Sydenham Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.75 km
Holly Grove Shrubbery Woodland Or Forest 3.07 km
Green Dale Fields Urban Greenspace 3.14 km
Intermediate Lake Inland Water 3.29 km
Stumpshill Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.47 km
Dulwich Upper Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.71 km
Lower Lake Inland Water 3.8 km
Westow Hill Hill Or Mountain 4.01 km
Ash Plantation Woodland Or Forest 4.02 km
Knight's Hill Hill Or Mountain 4.12 km
Folly Pond Inland Water 4.12 km
The Paddock Urban Greenspace 4.35 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for SE23 1AZ - Data from Ofcom 2017

Speed Band
0-2 Mbps 0%
2-5 Mbps 0%
5-10 Mbps 0%
10-30 Mbps 66.7%
30-300 Mbps 0%
300+ Mbps 33.3%


Country England
County Inner London
Latitude 51.44891700
Longitude -0.04333800
OS Easting 536062
OS Northing 0174030
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 Crofton Park
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 E33035296
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Lewisham 019
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Lewisham 019A
Output Area / Small Area 3D2