Postcode SP5 4LU (Wiltshire)

Map showing SP5 4LU and nearby postcodes

The postcode SP5 4LU is located in Wiltshire It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. SP5 4LU is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

SP5 4LU is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 4.9 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 SP5 4LU as Rural residents > Farming communities > Older farming communities.

The closest road name to SP5 4LU is Shepherds Close which is centered 128 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Shutts Lane and is 55 m away. The closest railway station is Salisbury Rail Station, 4.82 km away.

The closest primary school to SP5 4LU (for ages 11 and under) is Coombe Bissett Church of England Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on June 21, 2016. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Bishop Wordsworth's Church of England Grammar School.

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

Policing for SP5 4LU 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 SP5 4LU and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to SP5 4LU, and the approximate distance away.

Shepherds Close 128 m
Shutts Lane 137 m
Thorne Close 236 m
Stocks Bridge Lane 246 m
Pennings Drove 349 m
Old Blandford Road 934 m
Blandford Road 966 m
Homington Road 1.55 km
A36 13.71 km
A338 23.38 km
B3081 23.63 km
A303 25.12 km
A354 33.36 km
A31 37.99 km
A361 40.59 km


Information about the postcode SP5 4LU

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 SP5 4LU - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Coombe Bissett Church of England Primary School Good
(June 21, 2016)
0 m
Harnham Infants' School Good
(February 13, 2019)
3.86 km
Harnham Church of England Controlled Junior School Good
(November 10, 2021)
3.86 km
The WASP Centre Good
(October 7, 2021)
4.35 km
Bemerton St John Church of England Primary 4.52 km
Salisbury Cathedral School 4.69 km
St Osmund's Catholic Primary School, Salisbury Good
(October 2, 2018)
4.7 km
Salisbury, Manor Fields Primary School Good
(May 11, 2017)
4.91 km
Bishop Wordsworth's Church of England Grammar School 4.91 km
Longford CofE (VC) Primary School Good
(October 18, 2017)
4.95 km
Wilton CofE Primary School 5.07 km
Woodlands Primary School Requires improvement
(May 23, 2019)
5.35 km
Sarum St Paul's CofE (VA) Primary School Outstanding
(July 3, 2014)
5.38 km
Salisbury Sixth Form College Good
(February 10, 2017)
5.41 km
Clannad Education Centre Requires improvement
(November 28, 2019)
5.42 km
Fountain House Education Suite Outstanding
(November 8, 2018)
5.42 km
The Spires Good
(June 20, 2019)
5.53 km
Pembroke Park Primary School Good
(June 22, 2016)
5.57 km
The Godolphin School 5.62 km
St Martin's CofE Voluntary Aided Primary School Requires improvement
(May 9, 2019)
5.63 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to SP5 4LU - Data from Apr 2022

Shutts Lane Bus Stop/Station 55 m
Shutts Lane Bus Stop/Station 62 m
Post Office Bus Stop/Station 227 m
Post Office Bus Stop/Station 233 m
Fox and Goose Bus Stop/Station 347 m
Salisbury Rail Station Rail 4.82 km
Bournemouth International Airport Air 28.61 km
Southampton Airport Air 35.26 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to SP5 4LU - Data from Dec 2021

Flowers Bottom Valley 1.26 km
Speirs Lynch Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2 km
Crichton Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.08 km
Southdown Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.18 km
Throope Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.19 km
Paget's Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.38 km
Ragland's Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.51 km
Little Yews Woodland Or Forest 2.84 km
Pheasantry Copse Woodland Or Forest 2.9 km
Eve Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.99 km
Little Yews Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.05 km
Black Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.2 km
Snakesfield Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.23 km
Great Yews Woodland Or Forest 3.26 km
The Strip Woodland Or Forest 3.34 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for SP5 4LU - 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 100%
300+ Mbps 0%


Country England
Latitude 51.03459900
Longitude -1.84437200
OS Easting 411009
OS Northing 0126149
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 Downton & Ebble Valley
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: Rural residents
Group: Farming communities
Subgroup: Older farming communities
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural village
Built-Up Area Coombe Bissett BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33050693
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Wiltshire 057
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Wiltshire 057A
Output Area / Small Area 1A4