Postcode WA4 1AF (Warrington)

Map showing WA4 1AF and nearby postcodes

The postcode WA4 1AF is located in Warrington It was introduced in December 2016 and is an active postcode. WA4 1AF is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

WA4 1AF is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 2.9 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 WA4 1AF as Hard-pressed living > Migration and churn > Hard-pressed ethnic mix.

The closest road name to WA4 1AF is Ash Acre Meadows which is centered 85 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Edgewater Park and is 144 m away. The closest railway station is Warrington Central Rail Station, 2.95 km away.

The closest primary school to WA4 1AF (for ages 11 and under) is St Augustine's Catholic Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on June 29, 2021. 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 WA4 1AF is The Star Inn and is 3.76 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as AwaitingInspection . The nearest takeaway food is available from Forage Box and is 3.76 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Good on November 17, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 34.5 Mbps and an average upload speed of 7.1 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 0.8 out of 10. Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.3 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for WA4 1AF 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 WA4 1AF and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to WA4 1AF, and the approximate distance away.

Ash Acre Meadows 85 m
Moniven Close 142 m
Hamilton Close 152 m
Pichael Nook 187 m
Parkfield Avenue 240 m
Marsden Avenue 258 m
Fulton Close 259 m
Moseley Avenue 277 m
Steers Close 298 m
Edgewater Place 303 m
Powder Mill Road 304 m
Tilston Avenue 307 m
Nook Lane 355 m
Gaskell Avenue 412 m
Thelwall Lane 500 m


Information about the postcode WA4 1AF

Introduction December 2016
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 WA4 1AF - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
St Augustine's Catholic Primary School Good
(June 29, 2021)
877 m
Cardinal Newman Catholic High School Good
(October 23, 2019)
880 m
Thelwall Infant School 895 m
Bradshaw Community Primary School Good
(February 27, 2019)
909 m
Alderman Bolton Primary School 964 m
Sir Thomas Boteler Church of England High School Good
(October 6, 2021)
1.18 km
Thelwall Community Junior School Good
(September 18, 2019)
1.33 km
Our Lady's Catholic Primary School Good
(February 2, 2022)
1.5 km
Grappenhall St Wilfrid's CofE Primary School Good
(December 4, 2019)
1.53 km
Bruche Primary School Academy Good
(July 4, 2019)
1.67 km
Green Lane Community Special School Outstanding
(November 20, 2019)
1.74 km
Fox Wood Special School Good
(October 20, 2021)
1.74 km
Woolston Community Primary School 1.84 km
Woolston Brook School Good
(January 10, 2019)
1.88 km
St Elphin's (Fairfield) CofE Voluntary Aided Primary School Good
(March 21, 2017)
1.91 km
King's Leadership Academy Warrington Outstanding
(July 11, 2019)
1.99 km
Chaigeley School Good
(June 27, 2018)
1.99 km
St Peter's Catholic Primary School Outstanding
(March 14, 2013)
2.07 km
St Oswald's Catholic Primary School Outstanding
(October 12, 2011)
2.07 km
Oakwood Avenue Community Primary School 2.1 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from WA4 1AF - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Bright Futures School School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 27, 2019
3.25 km
Statham Lodge Hotel Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
August 20, 2021
3.34 km
Statham Community Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 19, 2018
3.63 km
Statham Little Foxes Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
January 22, 2020
3.63 km
Cheshire Grange Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
January 9, 2020
3.73 km
Forage Box Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
November 17, 2021
3.76 km
The Star Inn Pub/bar/nightclub Awaiting Inspection
3.76 km
Willow Cottage Kitchen LLP Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
May 10, 2018
3.76 km
Evergreen Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
4.06 km
Cherry Tree Out of School Club Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
October 21, 2019
4.07 km
Cherry Tree Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 27, 2019
4.07 km
St Mary's Pre School Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
February 26, 2019
4.07 km
Morrisons Daily Retailers - other 5
Very Good
September 26, 2019
4.08 km
Lymm Truck Wash Ltd. Retailers - other Exempt
March 14, 2022
4.16 km
St Winefrides RC Church Other catering premises 5
Very Good
May 21, 2018
4.19 km
Co op Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
March 15, 2022
4.21 km
Costa Coffee Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 22, 2022
4.24 km
Greggs the Bakers Retailers - other 5
Very Good
March 22, 2022
4.24 km
Marks & Spencer Simply Foods Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
February 18, 2019
4.24 km
McDonald's Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 11, 2020
4.24 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to WA4 1AF - Data from Apr 2022

Edgewater Park Bus Stop/Station 144 m
Whitley Avenue Bus Stop/Station 333 m
Whitley Avenue Bus Stop/Station 345 m
Banks Crescent Bus Stop/Station 402 m
Nook Lane Bus Stop/Station 405 m
London Road Taxi Rank 2.63 km
Cockhedge Taxi Rank Taxi Rank 2.77 km
Academy Way Taxi Rank 2.79 km
Warrington Central Rail Station Rail 2.95 km
Warrington Bank Quay Rail Station Rail 3.46 km
Terminal Two Access Air 18.14 km
Terminal Two Access Air 18.18 km
Terminal One Access Air 18.55 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to WA4 1AF - Data from Dec 2021

The Feeder Inland Water 1.17 km
Grey Mist Inland Water 1.25 km
Miles's Bite Inland Water 1.26 km
Woolston New Cut Inland Water 1.46 km
Damhead Covert Woodland Or Forest 2.54 km
Tongs Covert Woodland Or Forest 2.66 km
Thelwall Gorse Woodland Or Forest 2.72 km
The Dingle Valley 2.84 km
The Gorse Woodland Or Forest 2.88 km
Barry's Covert Woodland Or Forest 2.98 km
Warrington Dock Entrance Inland Water 3.08 km
Ford's Rough Woodland Or Forest 3.41 km
Statham Pools Inland Water 3.61 km
Hill Firs Woodland Or Forest 3.9 km
Radley Common Woodland Or Forest 4.09 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for WA4 1AF - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 36.7 Mbps 34.5 Mbps 50.82 Mbps
Upload 6.8 Mbps 7.1 Mbps 11.36 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 3 0
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 24.9 5.4
30-300 Mbps 0% 38.1 7.8
300+ Mbps 100% - -

Gas Consumption

67 meters consuming 359,601 kWh - mean 5,367 kWh : median 4,930 kWh

Electricity Consumption

77 meters consuming 221,713 kWh - mean 2,879 kWh : median 2,710 kWh

Energy usage data for WA4 1AF - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 53.38546500
Longitude -2.55042600
OS Easting 363487
OS Northing 0387764
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 South
Electoral Ward Latchford East
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: Migration and churn
Subgroup: Hard-pressed ethnic mix
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 E33007062
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Warrington 020
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Warrington 020A
Output Area / Small Area 8D2