Postcode WA6 0AT (Cheshire West and Chester)

Map showing WA6 0AT and nearby postcodes

The postcode WA6 0AT is located in Cheshire West and Chester It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. WA6 0AT is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

WA6 0AT is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 6.2 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 WA6 0AT as Rural residents > Ageing rural dwellers > Renting rural retirement.

The closest road name to WA6 0AT is Queens Drive which is centered 128 m away.

The nearest bus stop is The Robin Hood and is 73 m away. The closest railway station is Helsby Rail Station, 361 m away.

The closest primary school to WA6 0AT (for ages 11 and under) is Helsby Hillside Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on November 25, 2021. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Helsby High School. The last OFSTED inspection on May 22, 2018 rated this school as Good

The nearest takeaway food is available from Asian Station and is 865 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on October 2, 2018.

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

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 3.7 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 WA6 0AT is covered by the Cheshire police force association and Western Cheshire is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to WA6 0AT and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to WA6 0AT, and the approximate distance away.

Queens Drive 128 m
Crescent Drive 137 m
Lionheart Court 158 m
Mountain View 195 m
Kings Drive 204 m
Parkfield Drive 231 m
Coppins Close 237 m
Sandringham Avenue 245 m
Lower Robin Hood Lane 254 m
Beech Tree Walk 283 m
Lodge Hollow 314 m
Hill Road South 346 m
Alvanley Road 428 m
Robin Hood Lane 614 m
Old Chester Road 618 m


Information about the postcode WA6 0AT

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 WA6 0AT - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Helsby Hillside Primary School Good
(November 25, 2021)
1.06 km
Horn's Mill Primary School Good
(February 5, 2019)
1.21 km
Helsby High School Good
(May 22, 2018)
1.51 km
Alvanley and Manley Village School Good
(December 3, 2019)
1.63 km
Elton Primary School Requires improvement
(September 18, 2019)
3.13 km
Frodsham CofE Primary School Good
(February 26, 2020)
3.84 km
St Luke's Catholic Primary School Outstanding
(July 3, 2009)
4.11 km
Frodsham Manor House Primary School Good
(November 27, 2018)
4.5 km
Frodsham Weaver Vale Primary School Special Measures
(July 16, 2021)
4.79 km
Kingsley Community Primary School and Nursery Good
(December 6, 2016)
5.1 km
Weston Primary School Good
(October 13, 2021)
5.86 km
Ashton Hayes Primary School Good
(February 28, 2017)
6.02 km
Kingsley St John's CofE (VA) Primary School Good
(November 28, 2018)
6.2 km
Weston Point Community Primary School Outstanding
(January 31, 2013)
6.2 km
The Cavendish High Academy Outstanding
(March 7, 2017)
6.21 km
iMap Centre Good
(June 27, 2019)
6.26 km
Hope Corner School Good
(January 31, 2018)
6.32 km
Beechwood Primary School Good
(December 18, 2019)
6.51 km
Hillview Primary School Good
(June 26, 2018)
6.6 km
The Heath School Good
(September 13, 2017)
6.61 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from WA6 0AT - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
ROCKHAVEN (B & B) Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
August 3, 2017
306 m
LONDONDERRY PRIMARY SCHOOL School/college/university 5
Very Good
June 13, 2017
364 m
THE PLAYCENTRE @ LONDONDERRY PRIMARY Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
January 15, 2016
364 m
BEES NEES EARLY YEARS CENTRE Other catering premises Exempt
May 2, 2012
588 m
GLENBROOK NURSERY SCHOOL School/college/university 5
Very Good
February 27, 2018
588 m
Today's Glenard Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
March 7, 2019
588 m
Newtownards Foodbank Distributors/Transporters 5
Very Good
June 19, 2018
599 m
Very Good
November 11, 2017
599 m
Very Good
March 3, 2016
736 m
WILLIAM STREET CHILDRENS UNIT Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 4
February 17, 2014
853 m
NORTH DOWN CFC Other catering premises 5
Very Good
October 3, 2017
854 m
Asian Station Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
October 2, 2018
865 m
Eurospar (Hardford Link) Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
January 16, 2018
865 m
H&J Carnduff (Hardford Link) Retailers - other 5
Very Good
April 2, 2019
865 m
JOHN DORY'S Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
February 15, 2018
865 m
WINEMARK Retailers - other 5
Very Good
May 31, 2017
865 m
SHUTTLEFIELD FOLD (FOLD HSG ASSOC) Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
August 15, 2012
929 m
Very Good
February 16, 2015
935 m
HAWLMARK BOMBARDIER Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 8, 2014
966 m
TUK TUK COFFEE HOUSE & BISTRO Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
February 19, 2020
982 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to WA6 0AT - Data from Apr 2022

The Robin Hood Bus Stop/Station 73 m
District Garage Bus Stop/Station 129 m
District Garage Bus Stop/Station 150 m
The Robin Hood Bus Stop/Station 239 m
Crossland Terrace Bus Stop/Station 419 m
High School Taxi Rank 1.73 km
High Street Taxi Rank 3.99 km
Helsby Rail Station Rail 361 m
Ince & Elton Rail Station Rail 3.06 km
Ince & Elton Rail Station Rail 3.21 km
Liverpool John Lennon Airport Air 9.29 km
Terminal Two Access Air 34.3 km
Terminal Two Access Air 34.33 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to WA6 0AT - Data from Dec 2021

Helsby Hill Hill Or Mountain 409 m
Helsby Quarry Woodland Park Woodland Or Forest 439 m
Harmers Wood Woodland Or Forest 796 m
Helsby Marsh Wetland 1.17 km
Hollytree Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.61 km
Lordship Marsh Wetland 1.83 km
Woodhouses Woodland Or Forest 1.9 km
Foxhill Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.93 km
Ridgeway Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.21 km
Woodhouse Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.26 km
Snidley Moor Woodland Or Forest 2.46 km
Ince Marshes Wetland 2.82 km
Wheeldon Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.04 km
Overton Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.26 km
Frodsham Marsh Wetland 3.28 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for WA6 0AT - 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%

Gas Consumption

5 meters consuming 120,952 kWh - mean 24,190 kWh : median 19,803 kWh

Electricity Consumption

6 meters consuming 15,885 kWh - mean 2,647 kWh : median 2,408 kWh

Energy usage data for WA6 0AT - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 53.27206600
Longitude -2.76893000
OS Easting 348818
OS Northing 0375283
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
Weaver Vale
Electoral Ward Helsby
Local Authority District Cheshire West and Chester
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 E06000050
Travel To Work Area Warrington and Wigan


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

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Rural residents
Group: Ageing rural dwellers
Subgroup: Renting rural retirement
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Rural town and fringe
Built-Up Area Helsby BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33007672
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Cheshire West and Chester 015
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Cheshire West and Chester 015D
Output Area / Small Area 1C2