Postcode WD2 1AP (Hertsmere) Terminated July 2000

Map showing WD2 1AP and nearby postcodes

The postcode WD2 1AP is located in Hertsmere, in the county of Hertfordshire. It was introduced in January 1980 and terminated in July 2000.WD2 1AP is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

WD2 1AP is one of the least deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 8.6 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 WD2 1AP as Urbanites > Ageing urban living > Delayed retirement.

The closest road name to WD2 1AP is Goldcrest Way which is centered 49 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Merry Hill Road and is 147 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 3.89 km away at Stanmore Underground Station The closest railway station is Bushey Rail Station, 2.42 km away.

The closest primary school to WD2 1AP (for ages 11 and under) is Ashfield Junior School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on February 8, 2017. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Bushey Meads School. The last OFSTED inspection on November 13, 2019 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of WD2 1AP is Three Crowns and is 428 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on April 4, 2019. The nearest takeaway food is available from Bushey Fish Bar and is 138 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on March 12, 2020.

Policing for WD2 1AP 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 WD2 1AP and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to WD2 1AP, and the approximate distance away.

Goldcrest Way 49 m
Swallow Close 63 m
Linnet Close 93 m
Partridge Close 126 m
Wren Crescent 128 m
Sparrows Herne 153 m
Ash Hill Close 157 m
Woodpecker Close 160 m
Upton Lodge Close 191 m
Brooke Close 192 m
Langholme 201 m
Larken Drive 210 m
Burchell Court 214 m
Sparrows Way 217 m
Hoopers Mews 227 m


Information about the postcode WD2 1AP

Introduction January 1980
Termination July 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 WD2 1AP - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Merry Hill Infant School and Nursery Outstanding
(March 17, 2009)
237 m
Ashfield Junior School Good
(February 8, 2017)
415 m
St Margaret's School 679 m
St Hilda's School 693 m
Bushey Heath Primary School Outstanding
(March 26, 2009)
766 m
Hartsbourne Primary School 955 m
Little Reddings Primary School Good
(November 10, 2016)
1.2 km
Meadow Wood School Good
(March 14, 2017)
1.28 km
Immanuel College 1.33 km
Bushey Meads School Good
(November 13, 2019)
1.37 km
Avanti House Primary School Good
(December 5, 2019)
1.41 km
Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School and Nursery Good
(October 10, 2017)
1.52 km
Bournehall Primary School Outstanding
(November 27, 2014)
1.53 km
Falconer School Good
(March 4, 2020)
1.56 km
The Grange Academy 1.58 km
St Meryl School Good
(June 9, 2021)
1.95 km
Bushey Manor Junior School Good
(February 12, 2020)
1.97 km
Bushey and Oxhey Infant School Good
(December 2, 2021)
2.23 km
Bentley Wood High School Outstanding
(May 11, 2012)
2.48 km
Longwood School Good
(June 20, 2019)
2.5 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from WD2 1AP - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Bushey Fish Bar Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
March 12, 2020
138 m
Merry Hill Infants School School/college/university 5
Very Good
February 1, 2022
237 m
Bushey & District Synagogue Other catering premises 4
October 11, 2018
356 m
Bushey Gan Nursery And Pre-School School/college/university 4
September 11, 2019
356 m
Bushey Food And Wine Retailers - other 4
June 20, 2017
360 m
Jessica's Mini Supermarket Retailers - other 4
June 2, 2017
360 m
Ashfield Junior Mixed School School/college/university 5
Very Good
May 15, 2019
415 m
Three Crowns Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
April 4, 2019
428 m
Quantum Care Limited Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
July 16, 2019
561 m
Bushey News Retailers - other Exempt
September 1, 2016
569 m
St Margarets Enterprises The Barn Coffee Shop Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
April 1, 2019
679 m
St Margarets School & Leisure Centre School/college/university 5
Very Good
October 16, 2018
679 m
Horse And Chains Pub/bar/nightclub 4
April 30, 2021
689 m
St Hildas Prep School And Bluebird Nursery School/college/university 5
Very Good
November 26, 2018
693 m
Heath Pharmacy Retailers - other Exempt
July 30, 2012
706 m
Morrisons Daily Retailers - other 5
Very Good
April 10, 2018
706 m
Olivios Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
March 5, 2020
706 m
Sea Pebbles Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 28, 2019
706 m
Sekushi Other catering premises 4
October 20, 2021
706 m
The Kelman Deli Manufacturers/packers 5
Very Good
February 5, 2020
706 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to WD2 1AP - Data from Apr 2022

Merry Hill Road Bus Stop/Station 147 m
Merry Hill Road Bus Stop/Station 158 m
The Royal Oak PH Bus Stop/Station 231 m
Three Crowns PH Bus Stop/Station 312 m
The Royal Oak PH Bus Stop/Station 342 m
Stanmore Underground Station Metro/Tram 3.89 km
Stanmore Underground Station Metro/Tram 3.9 km
Stanmore Underground Station Metro/Tram 3.91 km
Bushey Rail Station Rail 2.42 km
Bushey Rail Station Rail 2.42 km
Bushey Rail Station Rail 2.49 km
London Luton Airport Air 27.07 km
London Stansted Airport Air 50.89 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to WD2 1AP - Data from Dec 2021

Warren Lake Inland Water 446 m
Merry Hill Hill Or Mountain 661 m
Little Hartsbourne Wood Woodland Or Forest 796 m
Upper Haydon Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.2 km
Rectory Pond Inland Water 1.29 km
Bushey Pond Inland Water 1.37 km
Levels Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.39 km
Home Spring Woodland Or Forest 1.47 km
Haydon Hill Pond Inland Water 1.5 km
Harrow Weald Common Woodland Or Forest 1.64 km
Grimsdyke Open Space Woodland Or Forest 1.65 km
Lower Haydon Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.65 km
Mutton Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.7 km
Stanmore Common Woodland Or Forest 1.74 km
Round Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.79 km


Country England
County Hertfordshire
Latitude 51.63694800
Longitude -0.35241100
OS Easting 514117
OS Northing 0194412
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
County Electorial Division Bushey South ED
Electoral Ward Bushey Heath
Local Authority District Hertsmere
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 E07000098
Travel To Work Area London


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: Urbanites
Group: Ageing urban living
Subgroup: Delayed retirement
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Bushey BUASD
Workplace Zone E33027321
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Hertsmere 013
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Hertsmere 013C
Output Area / Small Area 5B1