Postcode SE25 5BN (Croydon)

Map showing SE25 5BN and nearby postcodes

The postcode SE25 5BN is located in Croydon, in the county of Outer London. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. SE25 5BN is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

SE25 5BN 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 SE25 5BN as Ethnicity central > Ethnic family life > Established renting families.

The closest road name to SE25 5BN is Becket Close which is centered 22 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Woodside Green and is 207 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 430 m away at Woodside Tram Stop The closest railway station is Norwood Junction Rail Station, 934 m away.

The closest primary school to SE25 5BN (for ages 11 and under) is St Thomas Becket Catholic Primary School. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Ark Blake Academy.

The local pub for residents of SE25 5BN is The Joiners Arms and is 258 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on March 17, 2020. The nearest takeaway food is available from Delight Kebab and is 222 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on March 22, 2022.

Policing for SE25 5BN 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 5BN and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to SE25 5BN, and the approximate distance away.

Becket Close 22 m
Dickenson's Lane 120 m
Coe Avenue 167 m
Dickenson's Place 180 m
Howard Road 183 m
Woodside Green 210 m
Backley Gardens 210 m
Anthony Road 217 m
Birchanger Road 231 m
Woodside Park 236 m
Cloister Gardens 241 m
Malcolm Road 258 m
Woodside Avenue 290 m
Gunnell Close 301 m
Stroud Road 308 m


Information about the postcode SE25 5BN

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 5BN - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
St Thomas Becket Catholic Primary School 0 m
Woodside Primary School Good
(June 12, 2019)
555 m
Oasis Academy Ryelands Good
(April 27, 2017)
631 m
South Norwood Primary 711 m
Oasis Academy Arena Requires improvement
(November 7, 2019)
733 m
Robert Fitzroy Academy Good
(July 3, 2018)
854 m
Oasis Academy Shirley Park Good
(May 1, 2019)
869 m
John Wood School & Nursery Good
(January 31, 2019)
873 m
Heavers Farm Primary School Good
(November 18, 2021)
1.03 km
Beckmead College 1.07 km
St Chad's Catholic Primary School Good
(September 11, 2018)
1.07 km
St Mark's Church of England Primary Academy Good
(June 8, 2017)
1.12 km
Harris Professional Skills Sixth Form 1.22 km
Harris Academy South Norwood Outstanding
(January 21, 2010)
1.25 km
Ark Blake Academy 1.27 km
Chaffinch Brook School 1.27 km
Broadmead Primary School Requires improvement
(September 25, 2019)
1.43 km
AYA College (On-Site Educational Provision) 1.49 km
Monks Orchard Primary School 1.53 km
The Crescent Primary School Requires improvement
(November 4, 2021)
1.54 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from SE25 5BN - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Harrison Catering Services At Thomas Becket School School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 23, 2021
0 m
Delight Kebab Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
March 22, 2022
222 m
Greens Food And Wine Retailers - other 3
March 16, 2020
222 m
Ly Chinese Take Away Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
February 24, 2021
222 m
Mandys Fish And Chips Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
February 24, 2021
222 m
Perfect Fried Chicken Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
February 24, 2021
222 m
Woodside Cafe Kopaczko Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 9, 2021
222 m
The Joiners Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 17, 2020
258 m
Mulberry Kindergarten Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
March 29, 2022
316 m
Chilli And Spice Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
November 19, 2020
331 m
Crust Pizza / Texas Mexican Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
November 16, 2020
331 m
Londis Woodside Stores Retailers - other 5
Very Good
November 12, 2010
331 m
The Green Tandoori Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
September 27, 2020
331 m
Woodside Court Supported Living Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises Awaiting Inspection
356 m
Star Cafe & Sandwich Bar Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 1
Needs Major Improvement
February 8, 2022
450 m
Star Cafe And Sandwich Bar Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
450 m
The Gold Coast Bar & Restaurant Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
December 17, 2021
450 m
Morleys Fried Chicken Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
February 16, 2022
450 m
Portland Wines Retailers - other 2
Needs Improvement
October 17, 2021
450 m
Dong Hai Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
December 9, 2021
491 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to SE25 5BN - Data from Apr 2022

Woodside Green Bus Stop/Station 207 m
Woodside Green Bus Stop/Station 213 m
Spring Lane Bus Stop/Station 261 m
Blackhorse Lane Bus Stop/Station 349 m
Croydon Arena Bus Stop/Station 400 m
Woodside Tram Stop Metro/Tram 430 m
Woodside Tram Stop Metro/Tram 466 m
Woodside Tram Stop Metro/Tram 466 m
Norwood Junction Rail Station Rail 934 m
Norwood Junction Rail Station Rail 972 m
Norwood Junction Rail Station Rail 1 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 11.57 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 11.57 km
Plantation Wharf Pier Ferry 11.59 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 26.36 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 26.5 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 26.59 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to SE25 5BN - Data from Dec 2021

Long Lane Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.28 km
Whitgift Pond Inland Water 1.93 km
South Norwood Lake Inland Water 2 km
Croydon Canal Inland Water 2.31 km
Park Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.71 km
Pinewood Woodland Or Forest 2.81 km
Cold Shaw Woodland Or Forest 2.85 km
Crouch Oak Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.85 km
Millers Pond Inland Water 3.08 km
Foxes Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.08 km
Temple Avenue Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.11 km
Coombe Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.11 km
Lower Lake Inland Water 3.21 km
High Broom Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.25 km
Ballards Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.34 km


Country England
County Outer London
Latitude 51.38916200
Longitude -0.07059200
OS Easting 534345
OS Northing 0167335
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: Ethnicity central
Group: Ethnic family life
Subgroup: Established renting families
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Croydon BUASD
Workplace Zone E33033138
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Croydon 014
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Croydon 014C
Output Area / Small Area 3A1