Postcode SO20 8AA (Test Valley)

Map showing SO20 8AA and nearby postcodes

The postcode SO20 8AA is located in Test Valley, in the county of Hampshire. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. SO20 8AA is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

SO20 8AA is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 5.8 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 SO20 8AA as Rural residents > Rural tenants > Rural white-collar workers.

The closest road name to SO20 8AA is Greyhound Mews which is centered 19 m away.

The nearest bus stop is The Square and is 29 m away.

The closest primary school to SO20 8AA (for ages 11 and under) is Broughton Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on October 3, 2017.

The local pub for residents of SO20 8AA is The Tally Ho and is 0 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on November 17, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 149.8 Mbps and an average upload speed of 17.4 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 82.4% of residents have broadband access of ultrafast 300+ Mbps. 100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Policing for SO20 8AA is covered by the Hampshire police force association and Hampshire is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to SO20 8AA and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to SO20 8AA, and the approximate distance away.

Greyhound Mews 19 m
High Street 63 m
Queenwood Rise 113 m
Queenwood Road 128 m
Plough Gardens 136 m
Rectory Lane 176 m
Chapel Lane 192 m
Paynes Close 256 m
Paynes Lane 259 m
Beechcroft Cottages 283 m
Romsey Road 498 m
Rookery Lane 636 m
B3084 1.19 km
Salisbury Road 1.47 km
Horsebridge Road 3.01 km


Information about the postcode SO20 8AA

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 SO20 8AA - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Broughton Primary School Good
(October 3, 2017)
478 m
West Tytherley Church of England Primary School Good
(September 18, 2019)
4.51 km
Test Valley School Good
(February 14, 2017)
4.65 km
Wallop Primary School Good
(February 21, 2018)
4.83 km
King's Somborne Church of England Primary School Good
(October 19, 2016)
5.42 km
Stockbridge Primary & Pre-School Good
(February 21, 2018)
5.69 km
Lockerley Church of England Endowed Primary School Good
(May 12, 2021)
6.67 km
Winterslow Church of England Primary School 7.08 km
Awbridge Primary School 9.06 km
Grateley House School Inadequate
(March 12, 2020)
9.33 km
Farleigh School 9.39 km
Grateley Primary School Good
(May 3, 2018)
9.61 km
Pitton Church of England Primary School 9.94 km
Braishfield Primary School Good
(November 21, 2017)
10.55 km
Clatford Church of England Primary School Outstanding
(March 20, 2014)
10.68 km
Whiteparish All Saints Church of England Primary School Requires improvement
(February 27, 2020)
11.38 km
Newton Tony Church of England Voluntary Controlled School Good
(March 27, 2019)
11.93 km
Wherwell Primary School Good
(November 30, 2017)
12.41 km
Ampfield Church of England Primary School Good
(June 20, 2018)
13.4 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from SO20 8AA - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Red Fox Catering Limited Manufacturers/packers 5
Very Good
January 20, 2021
0 m
The Tally Ho Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
November 17, 2021
0 m
Broughton Community Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
January 29, 2020
169 m
St Mary's Lunch Club Other catering premises 5
Very Good
January 20, 2022
169 m
Broughton Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
June 14, 2019
478 m
Hogget And Boar Limited Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 1, 2021
478 m
Honesty @ Houghton Lodge Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
July 18, 2018
3.49 km
Elsabel Cakes Other catering premises Awaiting Inspection
3.51 km
The Boot Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 31, 2022
3.51 km
Colindale Cottage Bed And Breakfast Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
December 1, 2014
3.68 km
Winton Nursing Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
September 21, 2021
3.87 km
York Lodge Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
February 25, 2015
3.87 km
The John O' Gaunt Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
April 29, 2021
4.49 km
Test Valley School School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 17, 2021
4.65 km
The Wallops Pre-School Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
March 11, 2022
4.83 km
Wallop Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
October 15, 2018
4.83 km
Prego Italian Deli Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 17, 2022
5.05 km
The Three Cups Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
October 27, 2020
5.05 km
The Greyhound On The Test Pub/bar/nightclub 4
August 17, 2021
5.05 km
Coffee Lab X Woodfire Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
October 27, 2021
5.13 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to SO20 8AA - Data from Apr 2022

The Square Bus Stop/Station 29 m
Rectory Lane Bus Stop/Station 89 m
School Lane Bus Stop/Station 366 m
The Hollow Bus Stop/Station 1.11 km
Southampton Airport Air 21.36 km
Bournemouth International Airport Air 40.13 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to SO20 8AA - Data from Dec 2021

Smith's Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.22 km
Hayter's Copse Woodland Or Forest 1.32 km
Whiteshoot Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.82 km
Eveley Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.9 km
Cold Harbour Woodland Or Forest 1.96 km
Little Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.03 km
Woodlease Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.22 km
Balls Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.28 km
Whiteshoot Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.42 km
Haxway Bottom Valley 2.44 km
Dumore Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.54 km
Fir Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.6 km
Straits Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.72 km
Stanfield Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.94 km
Hackpits Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.97 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for SO20 8AA - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 79.7 Mbps 149.8 Mbps 593 Mbps
Upload 14.6 Mbps 17.4 Mbps 39 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% - -
30-300 Mbps 17.6% 86.6 14.3
300+ Mbps 82.4% 593 39


Country England
County Hampshire
Latitude 51.09453300
Longitude -1.56091700
OS Easting 430844
OS Northing 0132895
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



Westminster Parliamentary
Romsey and Southampton North
County Electorial Division Test Valley Central ED
Electoral Ward Mid Test
Local Authority District Test Valley
Region / Government Office Region South East
European Electoral Region South East
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: Enterprise M3
Local Learning and Skills Council Hampshire and the Isle of Wight

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E07000093
Travel To Work Area Andover


NHS England Region South East
Primary Care Trust
Cancer Alliance Wessex
Strategic Health Authority
South Central
Sustainability and Transformation
Hampshire and the Isle of Wight
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS Hampshire, Southampton and Isle of Wight CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Rural residents
Group: Rural tenants
Subgroup: Rural white-collar workers
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural village
Built-Up Area Broughton (Test Valley) BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33042570
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Test Valley 009
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Test Valley 009A
Output Area / Small Area 1B2