Postcode WA1 3LB (Warrington)

Map showing WA1 3LB and nearby postcodes

The postcode WA1 3LB is located in Warrington It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. WA1 3LB is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

WA1 3LB is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 6.1 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 WA1 3LB as Hard-pressed living > Industrious communities > Industrious transitions.

The closest road name to WA1 3LB is Nursery Road which is centered 18 m away.

The nearest bus stop is St Oswalds Church and is 74 m away. The closest railway station is Warrington Central Rail Station, 2.22 km away.

The closest primary school to WA1 3LB (for ages 11 and under) is St Oswald's Catholic Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Outstanding on October 12, 2011. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is King's Leadership Academy Warrington. The last OFSTED inspection on July 11, 2019 rated this school as Outstanding

The local pub for residents of WA1 3LB is The Star Inn and is 5.11 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as AwaitingInspection . The nearest takeaway food is available from Forage Box and is 5.11 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Good on November 17, 2021.

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

Policing for WA1 3LB is covered by the Cheshire police force association and Warrington is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to WA1 3LB and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to WA1 3LB, and the approximate distance away.

Nursery Road 18 m
Bruche Drive 117 m
Jubilee Avenue 126 m
Padgate Lane 153 m
Delery Drive 187 m
Treetops Close 199 m
Lawn Avenue 200 m
Mason Avenue 204 m
Sheerwater Close 217 m
Bruche Avenue 218 m
Brownhill Drive 233 m
Derby Drive 240 m
Beechwood Avenue 265 m
Belgrave Avenue 274 m
Devonshire Road 291 m


Information about the postcode WA1 3LB

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 WA1 3LB - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
St Oswald's Catholic Primary School Outstanding
(October 12, 2011)
0 m
Oakwood Avenue Community Primary School 729 m
Brook Acre Community Primary School Good
(September 21, 2017)
796 m
Bruche Primary School Academy Good
(July 4, 2019)
823 m
Christ Church CofE Primary School Padgate Outstanding
(November 25, 2011)
940 m
Padgate Academy 980 m
Woolston Brook School Good
(January 10, 2019)
985 m
St Benedict's Catholic Primary School Good
(March 28, 2017)
1.05 km
Beamont Primary School 1.12 km
Green Lane Community Special School Outstanding
(November 20, 2019)
1.27 km
Fox Wood Special School Good
(October 20, 2021)
1.27 km
St Margaret's CofE Voluntary Aided Primary School Good
(January 23, 2018)
1.32 km
St Elphin's (Fairfield) CofE Voluntary Aided Primary School Good
(March 21, 2017)
1.34 km
St Bridget's Catholic Primary School Requires improvement
(October 16, 2019)
1.39 km
Warrington St Ann's CofE Primary School Requires improvement
(October 13, 2021)
1.57 km
Woolston Community Primary School 1.62 km
Cardinal Newman Catholic High School Good
(October 23, 2019)
1.69 km
Beamont Collegiate Academy Good
(June 15, 2017)
1.71 km
King's Leadership Academy Warrington Outstanding
(July 11, 2019)
1.73 km
St Peter's Catholic Primary School Outstanding
(March 14, 2013)
1.92 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from WA1 3LB - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Statham Lodge Hotel Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
August 20, 2021
4.68 km
Bright Futures School School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 27, 2019
4.91 km
Statham Community Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 19, 2018
4.97 km
Statham Little Foxes Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
January 22, 2020
4.97 km
Forage Box Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
November 17, 2021
5.11 km
The Star Inn Pub/bar/nightclub Awaiting Inspection
5.11 km
Willow Cottage Kitchen LLP Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
May 10, 2018
5.11 km
Cheshire Grange Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
January 9, 2020
5.24 km
Morrisons Daily Retailers - other 5
Very Good
September 26, 2019
5.4 km
Evergreen Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
5.45 km
Lymm Golf Club (Catering) Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
August 19, 2019
5.48 km
Red Bank Farm Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
June 21, 2019
5.61 km
Cherry Tree Out of School Club Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
October 21, 2019
5.62 km
Cherry Tree Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 27, 2019
5.62 km
St Mary's Pre School Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
February 26, 2019
5.62 km
St Winefrides RC Church Other catering premises 5
Very Good
May 21, 2018
5.65 km
Crown Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
November 27, 2019
5.71 km
Puragen Retailers - other 5
Very Good
April 8, 2019
5.75 km
The Vulcan Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 3
October 25, 2018
5.75 km
Co op Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
March 15, 2022
5.75 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to WA1 3LB - Data from Apr 2022

St Oswalds Church Bus Stop/Station 74 m
St Oswalds Church Bus Stop/Station 93 m
Mason Avenue Bus Stop/Station 217 m
Mason Avenue Bus Stop/Station 246 m
Methodist Church Bus Stop/Station 294 m
Cockhedge Taxi Rank Taxi Rank 2.2 km
Central Station Taxi Rank Taxi Rank 2.22 km
Town Hill Taxi Rank Taxi Rank 2.33 km
Warrington Central Rail Station Rail 2.22 km
Warrington Bank Quay Rail Station Rail 3.11 km
Terminal Two Access Air 19.33 km
Terminal Two Access Air 19.38 km
Terminal One Access Air 19.79 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to WA1 3LB - Data from Dec 2021

Miles's Bite Inland Water 858 m
The Feeder Inland Water 964 m
Grey Mist Inland Water 1.67 km
Woolston New Cut Inland Water 1.95 km
Radley Common Woodland Or Forest 2.02 km
Radley Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.18 km
Houghton Green Pool Inland Water 3.14 km
Twig Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.34 km
Bog Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.46 km
Warrington Dock Entrance Inland Water 3.76 km
Seed's Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.78 km
Big Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.79 km
Coney Grove Woods Woodland Or Forest 3.87 km
Ladies' Walk Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.98 km
Little Moss Wood Woodland Or Forest 4.04 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for WA1 3LB - 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
Latitude 53.40208500
Longitude -2.56432800
OS Easting 362577
OS Northing 0389622
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
Warrington North
Electoral Ward Poulton South
Local Authority District Warrington
Region / Government Office Region North West
European Electoral Region North West
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: Cheshire and Warrington
Local Learning and Skills Council Cheshire and Warrington

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E06000007
Travel To Work Area Warrington and Wigan


NHS England Region North West
Primary Care Trust
Cancer Alliance Cheshire and Merseyside
Strategic Health Authority
North West
Sustainability and Transformation
Cheshire and Merseyside
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS Warrington CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Hard-pressed living
Group: Industrious communities
Subgroup: Industrious transitions
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Warrington BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33007024
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Warrington 012
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Warrington 012B
Output Area / Small Area 8A1