Postcode SP1 3WU (Wiltshire)

Map showing SP1 3WU and nearby postcodes

The postcode SP1 3WU is located in Wiltshire It was introduced in December 2000 and is an active postcode. SP1 3WU is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

SP1 3WU is one of the least deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 8.4 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 SP1 3WU as Suburbanites > Semi-detached suburbia > White suburban communities.

The closest road name to SP1 3WU is Fyfield Close which is centered 19 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Saunders Avenue and is 100 m away. The closest railway station is Salisbury Rail Station, 2.92 km away.

The closest primary school to SP1 3WU (for ages 11 and under) is Greentrees Primary School. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is South Wilts Grammar School. The last OFSTED inspection on October 23, 2019 rated this school as Good

Residents reported an average download speed of 158.7 Mbps and an average upload speed of 20.9 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 100% of residents have broadband access of ultrafast 300+ Mbps. 100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 3.6 out of 10. Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.5 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for SP1 3WU is covered by the Wiltshire police force association and Wiltshire is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to SP1 3WU and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to SP1 3WU, and the approximate distance away.

Fyfield Close 19 m
Hartley Way 47 m
Saintes Close 50 m
Stout Grove 96 m
St Christophers Close 125 m
Pilgrims Mead 148 m
St Bedes Close 152 m
Howes Crescent 180 m
Pearce Way 199 m
Saunders Avenue 200 m
Appleshaw Way 203 m
Hensler Drive 207 m
Burden Drive 209 m
St Albans Close 213 m
Kimpton Avenue 219 m


Information about the postcode SP1 3WU

Introduction December 2000
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 SP1 3WU - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Greentrees Primary School 195 m
St Joseph's Catholic School Good
(January 17, 2018)
1.19 km
St Mark's CofE Junior School, Salisbury Good
(February 27, 2020)
1.29 km
Wyndham Park Infants' School 1.29 km
Exeter House Special School Good
(September 14, 2017)
1.29 km
St Edmund's Girls' School Good
(February 6, 2018)
1.3 km
Wyvern College Good
(January 31, 2020)
1.36 km
Old Sarum Primary School Good
(October 4, 2017)
1.42 km
St Andrew's Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School, Laverstock Good
(March 6, 2019)
1.47 km
Leehurst Swan School 1.74 km
Chafyn Grove School 1.84 km
South Wilts Grammar School Good
(October 23, 2019)
1.87 km
The Spires Good
(June 20, 2019)
2.27 km
Clannad Education Centre Requires improvement
(November 28, 2019)
2.38 km
Fountain House Education Suite Outstanding
(November 8, 2018)
2.38 km
Stratford-sub-Castle Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School Good
(June 7, 2017)
2.46 km
Sarum St Paul's CofE (VA) Primary School Outstanding
(July 3, 2014)
2.48 km
The Godolphin School 2.49 km
St Martin's CofE Voluntary Aided Primary School Requires improvement
(May 9, 2019)
2.6 km
Winterbourne Earls Church of England Primary School Good
(March 22, 2018)
2.67 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to SP1 3WU - Data from Apr 2022

Saunders Avenue Bus Stop/Station 100 m
St Christophers Close Bus Stop/Station 191 m
Holmes Road Bus Stop/Station 204 m
Sycamore Drive Bus Stop/Station 208 m
Sycamore Drive Bus Stop/Station 226 m
Salisbury Rail Station Rail 2.92 km
Southampton Airport Air 33.3 km
Bournemouth International Airport Air 35.06 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to SP1 3WU - Data from Dec 2021

Castle Hill Hill Or Mountain 931 m
Rockshill Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.75 km
Catt's Grove Woodland Or Forest 2.04 km
Eleanor Belt Woodland Or Forest 2.19 km
John Coppice Woodland Or Forest 2.49 km
Queen Manor Belt Woodland Or Forest 2.54 km
King Edward's Belt Woodland Or Forest 2.57 km
Ranger's Belts Woodland Or Forest 2.65 km
Hockamore Belt Woodland Or Forest 2.8 km
Savage's Belts Woodland Or Forest 2.89 km
Pumphouse Belt Woodland Or Forest 3.11 km
Rabbit Warren Woodland Or Forest 3.16 km
Goose Neck Belt Woodland Or Forest 3.24 km
Ashley Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.46 km
Bemerton Folly Woodland Or Forest 3.52 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for SP1 3WU - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 107 Mbps 158.7 Mbps 460 Mbps
Upload 20 Mbps 20.9 Mbps 36 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 0% 108.5 18.3
300+ Mbps 100% 460 36

Gas Consumption

8 meters consuming 186,651 kWh - mean 23,331 kWh : median 20,758 kWh

Electricity Consumption

8 meters consuming 34,959 kWh - mean 4,370 kWh : median 4,454 kWh

Energy usage data for SP1 3WU - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 51.09081200
Longitude -1.77924400
OS Easting 415557
OS Northing 0132412
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
Electoral Ward Laverstock
Local Authority District Wiltshire
Region / Government Office Region South West
European Electoral Region South West
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: Swindon and Wiltshire
Local Learning and Skills Council Wiltshire and Swindon

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E06000054
Travel To Work Area Salisbury


NHS England Region South West
Primary Care Trust
Cancer Alliance Somerset, Wiltshire, Avon and Gloucestershire
Strategic Health Authority
South West
Sustainability and Transformation
Bath and North East Somerset, Swindon and Wiltshire
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS Bath and North East Somerset, Swindon and Wiltshire CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Suburbanites
Group: Semi-detached suburbia
Subgroup: White suburban communities
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Salisbury BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33050665
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Wiltshire 051
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Wiltshire 051A
Output Area / Small Area 6B2