Postcode SE4 1AF (Lewisham)

Map showing SE4 1AF and nearby postcodes

The postcode SE4 1AF is located in Lewisham, in the county of Inner London. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. SE4 1AF is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

SE4 1AF is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 4.6 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 SE4 1AF as Multicultural metropolitans > Asian traits > Inner city ethnic mix.

The closest road name to SE4 1AF is Horsmonden Road which is centered 98 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Brockley Grove Crofton Park Road and is 131 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 1.95 km away at Lewisham DLR Station The closest railway station is Crofton Park Rail Station, 242 m away.

The closest primary school to SE4 1AF (for ages 11 and under) is Gordonbrock Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Outstanding on March 20, 2019. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Prendergast School. The last OFSTED inspection on November 7, 2013 rated this school as Outstanding

The local pub for residents of SE4 1AF is The Chandos and is 709 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on October 10, 2018. The nearest takeaway food is available from EVEREST SPICE and is 709 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on July 24, 2019.

Residents reported an average download speed of 49.3 Mbps and an average upload speed of 12.5 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 2.5 out of 10. Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.4 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for SE4 1AF 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 SE4 1AF and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to SE4 1AF, and the approximate distance away.

Horsmonden Road 98 m
Glynde Street 98 m
Otford Crescent 182 m
Bearstead Rise 184 m
Lindal Road 196 m
Crofton Park Road 216 m
Williams Mews 217 m
Bexhill Road 218 m
Sevenoaks Road 225 m
Salehurst Road 234 m
Ewhurst Road 240 m
Abbotswell Road 252 m
Manwood Road 253 m
Marnock Road 262 m
Sinclair Place 267 m


Information about the postcode SE4 1AF

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 SE4 1AF - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Prendergast Ladywell School Good
(February 27, 2019)
249 m
Gordonbrock Primary School Outstanding
(March 20, 2019)
423 m
Stillness Junior School Good
(February 5, 2020)
523 m
Stillness Infant School Outstanding
(June 6, 2008)
523 m
Beecroft Garden Primary Good
(March 13, 2019)
584 m
Prendergast School Outstanding
(November 7, 2013)
731 m
Holbeach Primary School Good
(November 8, 2017)
879 m
St William of York Catholic Primary School Good
(February 6, 2019)
1 km
St Dunstan's College 1.01 km
Turnham Academy 1.06 km
The Family Learning School Requires improvement
(May 20, 2021)
1.2 km
Dalmain Primary School Good
(May 16, 2019)
1.22 km
St Mary's Lewisham Church of England Primary School Good
(December 8, 2021)
1.26 km
Ivydale Primary School Good
(February 27, 2019)
1.31 km
Education-My Life Matters Requires improvement
(February 27, 2020)
1.35 km
St Francesca Cabrini Primary School Good
(March 28, 2017)
1.36 km
Newlands Academy Good
(February 6, 2020)
1.37 km
Rathfern Primary School Outstanding
(September 29, 2021)
1.4 km
John Stainer Community Primary School Outstanding
(November 22, 2012)
1.41 km
Holy Cross Catholic Primary School Outstanding
(December 9, 2016)
1.56 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from SE4 1AF - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Kings College London Sports Grd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 23, 2018
401 m
Chartwells at Stillness Infant and J School/college/university 4
October 17, 2019
523 m
RISE ( Rise London Ltd) Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
December 13, 2018
523 m
Cottage Day Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 4
October 28, 2020
541 m
Cherubins Day Nursery Ladywell Lodge Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
July 8, 2019
701 m
Whitestone Coffee Bar Restaurant Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
February 13, 2020
702 m
Big Plate Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
December 13, 2018
709 m
Brockley Supermarket Retailers - other 4
October 10, 2018
709 m
Concard Super Market Retailers - other 4
June 7, 2017
709 m
EVEREST SPICE Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
July 24, 2019
709 m
Marvellous Beans and Greens Retailers - other Awaiting Inspection
November 3, 2020
709 m
Post Office Retailers - other Exempt
October 18, 2016
709 m
Sun Do Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
October 10, 2016
709 m
Super Pizza Takeaway/sandwich shop Awaiting Inspection
April 8, 2021
709 m
The Chandos Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
October 10, 2018
709 m
Wilson Fish and Chips Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
November 20, 2018
709 m
FS2 Mangal Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
October 30, 2018
720 m
Good Hope Ladywell Fields Park Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 2
Needs Improvement
October 26, 2018
749 m
Foss' cakes Other catering premises 4
March 9, 2018
764 m
Chicken World Takeaway/sandwich shop Awaiting Inspection
777 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to SE4 1AF - Data from Apr 2022

Brockley Grove Crofton Park Road Bus Stop/Station 131 m
Brockley Grove Horsmonden Road Bus Stop/Station 173 m
Bexhill Road Bus Stop/Station 191 m
Bexhill Road Bus Stop/Station 192 m
Huxbear Street Bus Stop/Station 216 m
Lewisham DLR Station Metro/Tram 1.95 km
Lewisham DLR Station Metro/Tram 1.95 km
Lewisham DLR Station Metro/Tram 1.97 km
Crofton Park Rail Station Rail 242 m
Crofton Park Rail Station Rail 253 m
Crofton Park Rail Station Rail 413 m
Greenwich Pier Ferry 3.82 km
Greenwich Pier Ferry 3.83 km
Greenwich Pier Ferry 3.87 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 33.85 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 34 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 34.07 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to SE4 1AF - Data from Dec 2021

Honor Oak Woodland Or Forest 1.32 km
Oak of Honor Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.36 km
Holly Grove Shrubbery Woodland Or Forest 3.32 km
Folly Pond Inland Water 3.33 km
Dulwich Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.36 km
The Paddock Urban Greenspace 3.55 km
Sydenham Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.55 km
Stumpshill Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.57 km
Green Dale Fields Urban Greenspace 3.71 km
One Tree Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.91 km
Intermediate Lake Inland Water 4.01 km
Ash Plantation Woodland Or Forest 4.02 km
Dulwich Upper Wood Woodland Or Forest 4.48 km
Lower Lake Inland Water 4.49 km
South Dock Inland Water 4.58 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for SE4 1AF - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 54.8 Mbps 49.3 Mbps 79.67 Mbps
Upload 11.5 Mbps 12.5 Mbps 20 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% - -
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 19.5 5.5
30-300 Mbps 100% 55.9 14.1
300+ Mbps 0% - -

Gas Consumption

35 meters consuming 568,945 kWh - mean 16,256 kWh : median 16,329 kWh

Electricity Consumption

36 meters consuming 122,969 kWh - mean 3,416 kWh : median 3,179 kWh

Energy usage data for SE4 1AF - Data from 2020


Country England
County Inner London
Latitude 51.45247800
Longitude -0.03310700
OS Easting 536764
OS Northing 0174445
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: Multicultural metropolitans
Group: Asian traits
Subgroup: Inner city ethnic mix
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Lewisham BUASD
Workplace Zone E33035280
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Lewisham 015
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Lewisham 015D
Output Area / Small Area 4C3