Postcode SE8 3AZ (Greenwich)

Map showing SE8 3AZ and nearby postcodes

The postcode SE8 3AZ is located in Greenwich, in the county of Outer London. It was introduced in February 2004 and is an active postcode. SE8 3AZ is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

SE8 3AZ is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 3.9 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 SE8 3AZ as Cosmopolitans > Inner city students > Multicultural student neighbourhood.

The closest road name to SE8 3AZ is Stowage which is centered 16 m away.

The nearest bus stop is MacMillan Students Village and is 74 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 546 m away at Greenwich DLR Station The closest railway station is Deptford Rail Station, 432 m away.

The closest primary school to SE8 3AZ (for ages 11 and under) is St Joseph's Catholic Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on December 14, 2017.

The local pub for residents of SE8 3AZ is The Old Joinery and is 473 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on September 3, 2020. The nearest takeaway food is available from Bennyscuisine and catering services and is 473 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on June 22, 2021.

Policing for SE8 3AZ is covered by the Metropolitan Police police force association and Greenwich Teaching is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to SE8 3AZ and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to SE8 3AZ, and the approximate distance away.

Stowage 16 m
Gonson Street 73 m
Basevi Way 111 m
Bruford Court 126 m
Henrietta Close 160 m
Glaisher Street 168 m
Berthon Street 172 m
Mcmillan Street 180 m
Deptford Green 188 m
Clarence Road 200 m
Copperas Street 217 m
Armada Street 230 m
Benbow Street 235 m
Creek Road 267 m
Greenwich Quay 267 m


Information about the postcode SE8 3AZ

Introduction February 2004
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 SE8 3AZ - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
St Joseph's Catholic Primary School Good
(December 14, 2017)
375 m
Tidemill Academy 486 m
Grinling Gibbons Primary School Good
(May 17, 2017)
567 m
St Alfege with St Peter's Church of England Primary School Good
(December 1, 2021)
622 m
Addey and Stanhope School Good
(April 27, 2018)
854 m
Harbinger Primary School Requires improvement
(November 7, 2019)
857 m
Canary Wharf College, East Ferry Outstanding
(July 4, 2013)
1 km
James Wolfe Primary School and Centre for the Deaf Good
(March 8, 2018)
1.03 km
Deptford Green School Requires improvement
(October 10, 2018)
1.06 km
Kings Kids Christian School Good
(November 15, 2018)
1.15 km
St Edmund's Catholic School Good
(September 27, 2017)
1.18 km
Lucas Vale Primary School Requires improvement
(March 13, 2019)
1.2 km
George Green's School Good
(February 21, 2017)
1.2 km
Childeric Primary School 1.25 km
St Ursula's Convent School Outstanding
(March 12, 2015)
1.27 km
St Stephen's CofE Primary School Good
(March 21, 2017)
1.29 km
Myatt Garden Primary School Good
(September 26, 2018)
1.35 km
Ashmead Primary School Good
(July 4, 2017)
1.37 km
Morden Mount Primary School Good
(May 22, 2018)
1.37 km
Deptford Park Primary School Good
(July 4, 2017)
1.37 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from SE8 3AZ - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Costa Coffee Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 19, 2020
383 m
Bennyscuisine and catering services Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
June 22, 2021
473 m
Daily Bread Charity Kitchen Takeaway/sandwich shop Awaiting Inspection
473 m
Flavor Boxed Other catering premises 5
Very Good
May 29, 2021
473 m
GCDA Other catering premises 5
Very Good
August 10, 2021
473 m
Mikos Gyros Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
January 12, 2022
473 m
Moo Mang Mee Retailers - other 5
Very Good
July 6, 2021
473 m
The Old Joinery Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
September 3, 2020
473 m
Waffle Sidechick Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
February 12, 2022
473 m
Mai Taiko (inside Waitrose) Retailers - other 4
October 8, 2020
489 m
Oystercatcher Greenwich Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
August 6, 2021
489 m
The Sail Loft Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
October 19, 2020
489 m
Waitrose Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
April 17, 2021
489 m
Little Elms Daycare Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 4
March 24, 2021
519 m
Vegan Garden Other catering premises 5
Very Good
December 7, 2020
551 m
Banh Mi Leo Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
May 1, 2021
557 m
Bright Horizons Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
March 22, 2021
557 m
London Naru Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 20, 2020
557 m
Bells Charcoal Grill Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
August 22, 2021
569 m
K.S. Supermarket Retailers - other 5
Very Good
September 29, 2020
569 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to SE8 3AZ - Data from Apr 2022

MacMillan Students Village Bus Stop/Station 74 m
MacMillan Students Village Bus Stop/Station 102 m
Creek Road Bus Stop/Station 201 m
Deptford Church Street Creek Road Bus Stop/Station 202 m
Creekside Bus Stop/Station 240 m
Greenwich DLR Station Metro/Tram 546 m
Greenwich DLR Station Metro/Tram 549 m
Greenwich DLR Station Metro/Tram 578 m
Deptford Rail Station Rail 432 m
Greenwich Rail Station Rail 581 m
Greenwich Rail Station Rail 711 m
Masthouse Terrace Pier Ferry 650 m
Masthouse Terrace Pier Ferry 651 m
Masthouse Terrace Pier Ferry 651 m
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 37.19 km
London Gatwick Airport North Terminal Air 37.34 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 37.41 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to SE8 3AZ - Data from Dec 2021

Millwall Outer Dock Inland Water 1.45 km
Saunders Ness Wetland 1.64 km
South Dock Inland Water 1.66 km
One Tree Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.66 km
Steelyard Cut Inland Water 1.74 km
Surrey Commercial Docks Inland Water 1.87 km
Millwall Inner Dock Inland Water 1.87 km
Greenland Dock Inland Water 1.92 km
Folly Pond Inland Water 1.96 km
Norway Dock Inland Water 2 km
The Paddock Urban Greenspace 2.04 km
Russia Dock Woodland Woodland Or Forest 2.22 km
South Dock Inland Water 2.26 km
Redriff Wetland 2.28 km
West India Docks Inland Water 2.49 km


Country England
County Outer London
Latitude 51.48165300
Longitude -0.02152600
OS Easting 537481
OS Northing 0177711
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
Greenwich and Woolwich
Electoral Ward Greenwich West
Local Authority District Greenwich
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 E09000011
Travel To Work Area London


NHS England Region London
Primary Care Trust
Greenwich Teaching
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: Cosmopolitans
Group: Inner city students
Subgroup: Multicultural student neighbourhood
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Greenwich BUASD
Workplace Zone E33036947
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Greenwich 035
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Greenwich 035B
Output Area / Small Area 2B2