Postcode SO51 6JW (Test Valley)

Map showing SO51 6JW and nearby postcodes

The postcode SO51 6JW is located in Test Valley, in the county of Hampshire. It was introduced in January 1986 and is an active postcode. SO51 6JW is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

SO51 6JW 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 SO51 6JW as Rural residents > Farming communities > Older farming communities.

The closest road name to SO51 6JW is Doctor's Hill which is centered 409 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Council Houses and is 906 m away. The closest railway station is Mottisfont & Dunbridge Rail Station, 3.08 km away.

The closest primary school to SO51 6JW (for ages 11 and under) is Awbridge Primary School.

The local pub for residents of SO51 6JW is Hatchet Inn and is 1.62 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Good on July 7, 2021.

100% of residents have broadband access of ultrafast 300+ Mbps. 100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Policing for SO51 6JW 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 SO51 6JW and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to SO51 6JW, and the approximate distance away.

Doctor's Hill 409 m
Branches Lane 693 m
B3084 10.01 km
A31 19.51 km
A338 23.13 km
A36 29.72 km
A303 44.03 km
A361 56.17 km
A27 66.32 km
A38 92.49 km
A30 112.92 km


Information about the postcode SO51 6JW

Introduction January 1986
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 SO51 6JW - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Awbridge Primary School 2.05 km
Lockerley Church of England Endowed Primary School Good
(May 12, 2021)
2.51 km
St Edward's School Good
(June 7, 2018)
3.24 km
Embley 3.72 km
Wellow Primary School 4.3 km
Whiteparish All Saints Church of England Primary School Requires improvement
(February 27, 2020)
5.35 km
The Romsey School Good
(June 15, 2017)
5.57 km
Romsey Abbey Church of England Primary School Good
(May 15, 2019)
5.63 km
Romsey Primary School Good
(October 30, 2018)
6.56 km
West Tytherley Church of England Primary School Good
(September 18, 2019)
6.65 km
Cupernham Junior School Good
(March 20, 2018)
6.82 km
Cupernham Infant School Good
(June 5, 2019)
6.82 km
The New Forest Church of England Primary School 7.63 km
Halterworth Primary School 7.74 km
Braishfield Primary School Good
(November 21, 2017)
7.81 km
The Mountbatten School Good
(September 25, 2018)
8.1 km
Stroud, the King Edward VI Preparatory School 8.27 km
Copythorne CofE Infant School Good
(June 10, 2021)
9.22 km
King's Somborne Church of England Primary School Good
(October 19, 2016)
9.35 km
Broughton Primary School Good
(October 3, 2017)
9.65 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from SO51 6JW - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Hapenny Acre B And B Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
May 13, 2021
0 m
Hill Farm Caravan Park Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
December 5, 2019
481 m
Hatchet Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 4
July 7, 2021
1.62 km
Dunwood Manor Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
November 2, 2021
1.94 km
Waverley Lodge Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
November 2, 2021
1.94 km
Dandys Ford Fishery Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
December 19, 2018
2 km
Gilberts Nursery Tea Room Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 8, 2022
2 km
Awbridge Primary School School/college/university 4
February 9, 2022
2.05 km
4 Nature Catering Services Other catering premises 5
Very Good
December 15, 2020
2.22 km
Hansard Pet Centre Retailers - other Exempt
January 3, 2020
2.29 km
Acorn Community Pre School Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises Exempt
September 20, 2018
2.51 km
Lockerley Church Of England Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 11, 2019
2.51 km
Greenview Rest Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
November 21, 2019
3.03 km
Lockerley Green Stores Retailers - other 4
February 3, 2022
3.03 km
Chalk Stream Foods Manufacturers/packers 4
September 8, 2021
3.04 km
The Mill Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
July 28, 2021
3.06 km
St Edward's School School/college/university 5
Very Good
June 14, 2019
3.24 km
Kimbridge Barn Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
July 28, 2021
3.53 km
Embley School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 17, 2021
3.72 km
Mottisfont Kitchen Cafe And Ice Cream Parlour Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
December 4, 2019
4.03 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to SO51 6JW - Data from Apr 2022

Council Houses Bus Stop/Station 906 m
Council Houses Bus Stop/Station 910 m
Carters Clay Bus Stop/Station 1.17 km
Carters Clay Bus Stop/Station 1.17 km
Mottisfont & Dunbridge Rail Station Rail 3.08 km
Dean Rail Station Rail 5.38 km
Southampton Airport Air 16.58 km
Bournemouth International Airport Air 31.85 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to SO51 6JW - Data from Dec 2021

Tote Hill Hill Or Mountain 537 m
Pound Hill Hill Or Mountain 597 m
Doctor's Copse Woodland Or Forest 624 m
New Copse Woodland Or Forest 749 m
Pound Copse Woodland Or Forest 810 m
Berryfield Copse Woodland Or Forest 896 m
Bushy Copse Woodland Or Forest 1.1 km
Butler's Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.21 km
Church Copse Woodland Or Forest 1.25 km
Cowleaze Copse Woodland Or Forest 1.5 km
Canefield Copse Woodland Or Forest 1.82 km
Brokes Copse Woodland Or Forest 1.86 km
John's Hill Copse Woodland Or Forest 1.91 km
Mount Copse Woodland Or Forest 1.95 km
Aldermoor Copse Woodland Or Forest 1.97 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for SO51 6JW - Data from Ofcom 2017

Speed Band
0-2 Mbps 0%
2-5 Mbps 0%
5-10 Mbps 0%
10-30 Mbps 0%
30-300 Mbps 0%
300+ Mbps 100%


Country England
County Hampshire
Latitude 51.01246700
Longitude -1.57468000
OS Easting 429933
OS Northing 0123763
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 Romsey Rural ED
Electoral Ward Blackwater
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 Southampton


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: Farming communities
Subgroup: Older farming communities
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural hamlet and isolated dwellings
Built-Up Area (pseudo) England (not covered)
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33042591
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Test Valley 013
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Test Valley 013A
Output Area / Small Area 1A4