Postcode WD17 1SD (Watford) Terminated October 2000

Map showing WD17 1SD and nearby postcodes

The postcode WD17 1SD is located in Watford, in the county of Hertfordshire. It was introduced in August 2000 and terminated in October 2000.WD17 1SD is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

WD17 1SD is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 3.6 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 WD17 1SD as Multicultural metropolitans > Rented family living > Private renting new arrivals.

The closest road name to WD17 1SD is Clarendon Road which is centered 75 m away.

The nearest bus stop is St John's Road and is 22 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 1.41 km away at Watford Underground Station The closest railway station is Watford Junction Rail Station, 492 m away.

The closest primary school to WD17 1SD (for ages 11 and under) is Watford St John's Church of England Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on June 6, 2019. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Watford Grammar School for Girls.

The local pub for residents of WD17 1SD is The Golden Lion and is 141 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on March 2, 2020. The nearest takeaway food is available from Taste Of Lisbon and is 167 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as AwaitingInspection .

Policing for WD17 1SD is covered by the Hertfordshire police force association and Hertfordshire is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to WD17 1SD and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to WD17 1SD, and the approximate distance away.

Clarendon Road 75 m
Gartlet Road 78 m
Estcourt Road 129 m
Cross Street 131 m
Monmouth Road 158 m
Gaumont Approach 197 m
Watford House Lane 206 m
Sotheron Road 212 m
Albert Road South 214 m
Sutton Road 219 m
Albert Road North 220 m
St John's Road 221 m
Prince Street 223 m
Duke Street 251 m
Earl Street 269 m


Information about the postcode WD17 1SD

Introduction August 2000
Termination October 2000
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 WD17 1SD - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Watford St John's Church of England Primary School Good
(June 6, 2019)
62 m
Central Primary School Good
(November 8, 2017)
527 m
West Herts College Good
(December 10, 2021)
642 m
Chater Junior School Outstanding
(June 21, 2013)
731 m
Lanchester Primary School Good
(July 10, 2019)
850 m
Watford Grammar School for Girls 871 m
Watford Field School (Infant & Nursery) Good
(March 7, 2017)
958 m
The Watford UTC Good
(March 15, 2017)
996 m
Chater Infant School Good
(January 30, 2019)
1.01 km
Field Junior School Outstanding
(November 24, 2017)
1.11 km
Watford Grammar School for Boys Outstanding
(October 14, 2021)
1.29 km
Knutsford Primary Academy 1.48 km
Nascot Wood Infant and Nursery School Outstanding
(June 28, 2011)
1.5 km
Laurance Haines School Good
(September 26, 2019)
1.55 km
Nascot Wood Junior School Outstanding
(January 15, 2010)
1.56 km
Longwood School Good
(June 20, 2019)
1.61 km
Highwood Primary School Good
(November 21, 2017)
1.65 km
Parkgate Junior School Outstanding
(June 22, 2018)
1.76 km
Bushey and Oxhey Infant School Good
(December 2, 2021)
1.78 km
Cassiobury Junior School Outstanding
(May 13, 2008)
1.93 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from WD17 1SD - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Coombs Catering Partnership Ltd School/college/university 5
Very Good
February 23, 2022
62 m
15 Marketing Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
April 22, 2021
64 m
Estcourt Tavern Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
October 15, 2019
129 m
The Golden Lion Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 2, 2020
141 m
Jurys Inn Watford Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
March 10, 2020
145 m
Taste Of Lisbon Takeaway/sandwich shop Awaiting Inspection
167 m
Sainsbury's Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
August 10, 2021
171 m
Watford Social Centre For The Blind Other catering premises 5
Very Good
January 3, 2020
175 m
Hayris Kebab House Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
May 18, 2021
209 m
African Food Retailers - other 1
Needs Major Improvement
November 18, 2021
210 m
Asia Village Retailers - other 4
January 28, 2020
210 m
Aylesbury Fisheries Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
January 3, 2020
210 m
Jumping Jacks Mobile caterer 4
January 8, 2020
210 m
Korean Cup-Bap Other catering premises 4
April 29, 2021
210 m
Little Thailand Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 11, 2022
210 m
Love Falafel Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 15, 2022
210 m
Roti Pan Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
August 18, 2021
210 m
Sushi No Mai Other catering premises 4
January 28, 2020
210 m
Watford Dosa Mobile caterer 4
February 23, 2022
210 m
Wings Factory Retailers - other 5
Very Good
December 3, 2019
210 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to WD17 1SD - Data from Apr 2022

St John's Road Bus Stop/Station 22 m
St John's Road Bus Stop/Station 101 m
Clarendon Road Bus Stop/Station 127 m
Beechen Grove North Bus Stop/Station 242 m
Beechen Grove Bus Stop/Station 259 m
Watford Underground Station Metro/Tram 1.41 km
Watford Underground Station Metro/Tram 1.42 km
Watford Underground Station Metro/Tram 1.51 km
Watford Junction Rail Station Rail 492 m
Watford Junction Rail Station Rail 500 m
Watford High Street Rail Station Rail 822 m
London Luton Airport Air 24.58 km
London Stansted Airport Air 52.22 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to WD17 1SD - Data from Dec 2021

Watford Pond Inland Water 287 m
Icedale Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.26 km
Scotts Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.33 km
The Dell Valley 1.58 km
Tommy Deacon's Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.65 km
Carpdell Lake Inland Water 2.01 km
Wildwoods Woodland Or Forest 2.13 km
Round Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.2 km
Rough Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.3 km
Harebreaks Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.47 km
Berrygrove Woodland Or Forest 2.47 km
Haydon Hill Pond Inland Water 2.51 km
Lower Haydon Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.53 km
Charlotte's Vale Valley 2.56 km
Bushey Pond Inland Water 2.59 km


Country England
County Hertfordshire
Latitude 51.65927200
Longitude -0.39701400
OS Easting 510976
OS Northing 0196826
OS Positional Quality Postcode terminated prior to Gridlink® initiative, last known ONS postcode grid reference

Index of Deprivation

Most Deprived
Least Deprived

Police Force Association



Westminster Parliamentary
County Electorial Division Central Watford & Oxhey ED
Electoral Ward Central
Local Authority District Watford
Region / Government Office Region East of England
European Electoral Region Eastern
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: Hertfordshire
Local Learning and Skills Council Hertfordshire

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E07000103
Travel To Work Area Luton


NHS England Region East of England
Primary Care Trust
Cancer Alliance East of England - South
Strategic Health Authority
East of England
Sustainability and Transformation
Hertfordshire and West Essex
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS Herts Valleys CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Multicultural metropolitans
Group: Rented family living
Subgroup: Private renting new arrivals
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Watford BUASD
Workplace Zone E33024420
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Watford 009
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Watford 009A
Output Area / Small Area 4A2