Postcode SE25 4QL (Croydon)

Map showing SE25 4QL and nearby postcodes

The postcode SE25 4QL is located in Croydon, in the county of Outer London. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. SE25 4QL is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

SE25 4QL is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 4.2 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 SE25 4QL as Multicultural metropolitans > Rented family living > Commuters with young families.

The closest road name to SE25 4QL is Oakley Road which is centered 191 m away.

The nearest bus stop is South Norwood Leisure Centre and is 310 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 277 m away at Arena Tram Stop The closest railway station is Norwood Junction Rail Station, 902 m away.

The closest primary school to SE25 4QL (for ages 11 and under) is Oasis Academy Ryelands. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on April 27, 2017.

The local pub for residents of SE25 4QL is The Portland Arms and is 397 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on March 24, 2022. The nearest takeaway food is available from Morleys Fried Chicken and is 290 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Satisfactory on February 16, 2022.

Policing for SE25 4QL is covered by the Metropolitan Police police force association and Croydon is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to SE25 4QL and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to SE25 4QL, and the approximate distance away.

Oakley Road 191 m
Sandown Road 226 m
Grasmere Road 252 m
Macclesfield Road 266 m
Ferndale Road 274 m
Southcote Road 293 m
Tudor Road 296 m
Dundee Road 301 m
Notson Road 303 m
Belmont Road 307 m
Albert Road 309 m
Watcombe Road 335 m
Aylett Road 336 m
Belfast Road 380 m
Portland Road 410 m


Information about the postcode SE25 4QL

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 SE25 4QL - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Oasis Academy Arena Requires improvement
(November 7, 2019)
0 m
Oasis Academy Ryelands Good
(April 27, 2017)
217 m
St Thomas Becket Catholic Primary School 733 m
South Norwood Primary 779 m
St Mark's Church of England Primary Academy Good
(June 8, 2017)
915 m
Monks Orchard Primary School 967 m
Stewart Fleming Primary School Outstanding
(June 22, 2016)
1.13 km
Oasis Academy Shirley Park Good
(May 1, 2019)
1.14 km
Marian Vian Primary School Good
(February 8, 2018)
1.16 km
Harris Academy South Norwood Outstanding
(January 21, 2010)
1.17 km
Woodside Primary School Good
(June 12, 2019)
1.26 km
Harris Professional Skills Sixth Form 1.3 km
Beckmead College 1.38 km
Heavers Farm Primary School Good
(November 18, 2021)
1.44 km
St Chad's Catholic Primary School Good
(September 11, 2018)
1.49 km
Robert Fitzroy Academy Good
(July 3, 2018)
1.57 km
John Wood School & Nursery Good
(January 31, 2019)
1.61 km
Eden Park High School Good
(November 3, 2021)
1.61 km
Churchfields Primary School 1.76 km
Orchard Park High (Croydon) Good
(September 19, 2018)
1.8 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from SE25 4QL - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Sodexo Ltd At Oasis Rylands Academy School/college/university 5
Very Good
December 17, 2020
178 m
Arena House Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises Awaiting Inspection
191 m
Felix Project Eco Store At Oasis Academy Ryelands School/college/university Awaiting Inspection
217 m
Food Cycle Norwood Junction At Oasis Academy Rylands School/college/university 5
Very Good
September 6, 2018
217 m
Oasis Academy Ryelands Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
December 17, 2020
217 m
Morleys Fried Chicken Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
February 16, 2022
290 m
Portland Wines Retailers - other 2
Needs Improvement
October 17, 2021
290 m
Danny Food & Wine Retailers - other 4
October 20, 2017
307 m
Eko Tedo Big Mama Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
August 30, 2019
307 m
Guava Grill Takeaway/sandwich shop Awaiting Inspection
307 m
Mac's Takeaway/sandwich shop 2
Needs Improvement
February 16, 2022
307 m
Norwood Kebab House Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
November 19, 2020
307 m
Portland Newsagent Retailers - other 5
Very Good
September 30, 2019
307 m
Zidan Halal Butchers Retailers - other 1
Needs Major Improvement
June 8, 2021
307 m
Star Cafe & Sandwich Bar Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 1
Needs Major Improvement
February 8, 2022
329 m
Star Cafe And Sandwich Bar Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
329 m
The Gold Coast Bar & Restaurant Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
December 17, 2021
329 m
PIOKAR LTD (Polish Delicatessen) Retailers - other 1
Needs Major Improvement
March 4, 2020
397 m
Tesco Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
January 12, 2009
397 m
The Portland Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 24, 2022
397 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to SE25 4QL - Data from Apr 2022

South Norwood Leisure Centre Bus Stop/Station 310 m
South Norwood Leisure Centre Bus Stop/Station 324 m
Croydon Arena Bus Stop/Station 343 m
Croydon Arena Bus Stop/Station 367 m
Harrington Road South Norwood Bus Stop/Station 435 m
Arena Tram Stop Metro/Tram 277 m
Arena Tram Stop Metro/Tram 320 m
Arena Tram Stop Metro/Tram 334 m
Norwood Junction Rail Station Rail 902 m
Norwood Junction Rail Station Rail 952 m
Norwood Junction Rail Station Rail 1.02 km
Battersea Power Station Pier Ferry 11.55 km
Battersea Power Station Pier Ferry 11.55 km
Battersea Power Station Pier Ferry 11.55 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 26.95 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 27.09 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 27.16 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to SE25 4QL - Data from Dec 2021

Long Lane Wood Woodland Or Forest 738 m
South Norwood Lake Inland Water 1.76 km
Croydon Canal Inland Water 1.86 km
Crouch Oak Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.32 km
Whitgift Pond Inland Water 2.41 km
Cold Shaw Woodland Or Forest 2.43 km
Lower Lake Inland Water 2.77 km
High Broom Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.88 km
Pinewood Woodland Or Forest 2.93 km
Millers Pond Inland Water 2.93 km
Temple Avenue Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.05 km
Foxes Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.11 km
Westow Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.2 km
Spring Park Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.29 km
The Rookery Woodland Or Forest 3.32 km


Country England
County Outer London
Latitude 51.39312400
Longitude -0.06217500
OS Easting 534919
OS Northing 0167791
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
Croydon Central
Electoral Ward Woodside
Local Authority District Croydon
Region / Government Office Region London
European Electoral Region London
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: London
Local Learning and Skills Council London South

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E09000008
Travel To Work Area London


NHS England Region London
Primary Care Trust
Cancer Alliance North West and South West London
Strategic Health Authority
Sustainability and Transformation
South West London Health and Care Partnership
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS South West 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 Croydon BUASD
Workplace Zone E33036826
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Croydon 045
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Croydon 045D
Output Area / Small Area 4A3