Postcode WA55 1LR (Warrington)

Map showing WA55 1LR and nearby postcodes

The postcode WA55 1LR is located in Warrington It was introduced in June 1998 and is an active postcode. WA55 1LR is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

WA55 1LR is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 7.3 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 WA55 1LR as Urbanites > Urban professionals and families > White professionals.

The closest road name to WA55 1LR is Easter Court which is centered 161 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Europa Boulevard and is 63 m away. The closest railway station is Warrington Central Rail Station, 3.46 km away.

The closest primary school to WA55 1LR (for ages 11 and under) is St Philip (Westbrook) CofE Aided Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on March 28, 2018. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Great Sankey High School. The last OFSTED inspection on September 20, 2017 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of WA55 1LR is The Vulcan Inn and is 2.92 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Satisfactory on October 25, 2018. The nearest takeaway food is available from Jade Fish & Chips and is 3.75 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Good on March 6, 2019.

Policing for WA55 1LR 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 WA55 1LR and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to WA55 1LR, and the approximate distance away.

Easter Court 161 m
Delta Crescent 233 m
Tranquilty Square 238 m
Webster Court 336 m
Carina Park 383 m
A5282 424 m
Charon Way 572 m
Europa Boulevard 595 m
Callands Road 598 m
Westbrook Crescent 599 m
Burtonwood Road 1.09 km
Cromwell Avenue 1.6 km
A580 6.51 km
A574 6.74 km
A56 29.6 km


Information about the postcode WA55 1LR

Introduction June 1998
Termination n/a - Active Postcode
User Type Large User - allocated to single addresses receiving at least 500 mail items per day

Local Schools

School OFSTED ratings, last inspection dates, student age ranges and approximate distance from WA55 1LR - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
St Philip (Westbrook) CofE Aided Primary School Good
(March 28, 2018)
572 m
Callands Community Primary School Outstanding
(March 9, 2016)
994 m
Westbrook Old Hall Primary School 1.43 km
Dallam Community Primary School Good
(November 1, 2017)
1.66 km
Barrow Hall Community Primary School Good
(February 26, 2019)
1.86 km
Chapelford Village Primary School 1.88 km
Bewsey Lodge Primary School Good
(October 6, 2021)
2.2 km
Sankey Valley St James Church of England Primary School Good
(June 24, 2021)
2.36 km
Great Sankey High School Good
(September 20, 2017)
2.44 km
St Paul of the Cross Catholic Primary School Good
(July 7, 2021)
2.5 km
St Gregory's Catholic High School Good
(November 27, 2019)
2.58 km
Warrington and Vale Royal College Good
(October 11, 2019)
2.65 km
Park Road Community Primary School 2.74 km
St Alban's Catholic Primary School Good
(December 14, 2017)
2.77 km
Warrington St Barnabas CofE Primary School Good
(December 13, 2018)
2.8 km
Meadowside Community Primary and Nursery School 2.81 km
St Stephen's Catholic Primary School Outstanding
(February 5, 2009)
2.83 km
Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School Good
(June 16, 2017)
2.9 km
Great Sankey Primary School Good
(September 16, 2021)
2.94 km
Beamont Collegiate Academy Good
(June 15, 2017)
2.95 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from WA55 1LR - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Puragen Retailers - other 5
Very Good
April 8, 2019
2.92 km
The Vulcan Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 3
October 25, 2018
2.92 km
Tom's Fruit & Veg Mobile caterer Exempt
July 29, 2019
3.05 km
Vulcan Football Club Other catering premises 5
Very Good
September 11, 2019
3.46 km
Education by CH&CO Catering Ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
3.48 km
Wargrave House School School/college/university 5
Very Good
September 17, 2018
3.48 km
Wargrave Hacienda Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
May 17, 2017
3.52 km
Linear Park Care Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
March 9, 2022
3.54 km
Convenience Store & Off Licence Retailers - other 3
March 5, 2019
3.56 km
Red Bank Farm Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
June 21, 2019
3.59 km
Wargrave Primary School School/college/university 4
December 9, 2021
3.61 km
Alexandra Nursing Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 4
March 3, 2022
3.64 km
Hollowood Chemists Ltd Retailers - other Exempt
August 22, 2019
3.65 km
Newton Community Hospital Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
June 21, 2019
3.65 km
Jade Fish & Chips Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
March 6, 2019
3.75 km
Victoria Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 4
November 29, 2021
3.75 km
Newton Family and Community Centre Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 24, 2019
3.78 km
Aros Kitchen Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
3.85 km
New Shack Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
September 14, 2021
3.85 km
Newton Deli Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 20, 2019
3.85 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to WA55 1LR - Data from Apr 2022

Europa Boulevard Bus Stop/Station 63 m
Europa Boulevard Bus Stop/Station 94 m
Memphis Belle Bus Stop/Station 122 m
Memphis Belle Bus Stop/Station 131 m
Marks & Spencer Bus Stop/Station 269 m
Central Station Taxi Rank Taxi Rank 3.45 km
Sankey Street Taxi Rank Taxi Rank 3.54 km
Bank Quay Station Taxi Rank Taxi Rank 3.61 km
Warrington Central Rail Station Rail 3.46 km
Warrington Bank Quay Rail Station Rail 3.61 km
Earlestown Rail Station Rail 4.22 km
Liverpool John Lennon Airport Air 17.09 km
Terminal Two Access Air 23.96 km
Terminal Two Access Air 24.01 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to WA55 1LR - Data from Dec 2021

Little Moss Wood Woodland Or Forest 623 m
Mary Ann Pond Inland Water 741 m
Mary Ann's Lane Plantation Woodland Or Forest 774 m
Jacklegs Plantation Woodland Or Forest 813 m
Seed's Plantation Woodland Or Forest 859 m
Big Wood Woodland Or Forest 938 m
Ladies' Walk Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.04 km
Twenty Acre Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.27 km
Bog Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.4 km
Twig Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.6 km
Coney Grove Woods Woodland Or Forest 2.24 km
Alder Root Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.59 km
Lingley Mere Pond Inland Water 2.64 km
Asps Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.83 km
Big Wood Belt Woodland Or Forest 3.15 km


Country England
Latitude 53.41326300
Longitude -2.63150000
OS Easting 358122
OS Northing 0390903
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 Westbrook
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: Urbanites
Group: Urban professionals and families
Subgroup: White professionals
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 E33003321
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Warrington 009
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Warrington 009B
Output Area / Small Area 5A1