Postcode WD23 4PA (Hertsmere)

Map showing WD23 4PA and nearby postcodes

The postcode WD23 4PA is located in Hertsmere, in the county of Hertfordshire. It was introduced in October 2000 and is an active postcode. WD23 4PA is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

WD23 4PA is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 5.9 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 WD23 4PA as Multicultural metropolitans > Asian traits > Inner city ethnic mix.

The closest road name to WD23 4PA is The Birches which is centered 168 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Mostyn Road and is 307 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 4.52 km away at Stanmore Underground Station The closest railway station is Bushey Rail Station, 2.49 km away.

The closest primary school to WD23 4PA (for ages 11 and under) is Meadow Wood School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on March 14, 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 WD23 4PA is Bushey Bowling Club and is 741 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on September 13, 2018. The nearest takeaway food is available from Fish N Chips and is 475 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Good on April 17, 2018.

Policing for WD23 4PA 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 WD23 4PA and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to WD23 4PA, and the approximate distance away.

The Birches 168 m
Plomeley Place 209 m
Rossway Drive 246 m
Little Bushey Lane 267 m
Griffiths Close 269 m
Goodison Close 279 m
Harcourt Road 280 m
Mostyn Road 298 m
Edridge Close 307 m
Cotswold Avenue 308 m
Coldharbour Lane 347 m
Woburn Close 372 m
Farrington Avenue 440 m
North Western Avenue Tylers Way 873 m
Hilfield Lane 1.11 km


Information about the postcode WD23 4PA

Introduction October 2000
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 WD23 4PA - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Bushey Meads School Good
(November 13, 2019)
0 m
Meadow Wood School Good
(March 14, 2017)
145 m
Little Reddings Primary School Good
(November 10, 2016)
478 m
Bournehall Primary School Outstanding
(November 27, 2014)
921 m
St Hilda's School 1.04 km
Ashfield Junior School Good
(February 8, 2017)
1.24 km
Merry Hill Infant School and Nursery Outstanding
(March 17, 2009)
1.31 km
Immanuel College 1.33 km
Falconer School Good
(March 4, 2020)
1.37 km
Bushey Heath Primary School Outstanding
(March 26, 2009)
1.45 km
The Grange Academy 1.48 km
St Margaret's School 1.52 km
Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School and Nursery Good
(October 10, 2017)
1.64 km
Queens' School Good
(September 18, 2019)
1.76 km
The Purcell School 1.77 km
Gurukula - The Hare Krishna Primary School Inadequate
(September 27, 2018)
1.87 km
Bushey Manor Junior School Good
(February 12, 2020)
1.87 km
Longwood School Good
(June 20, 2019)
1.92 km
Hartsbourne Primary School 2.05 km
The Aldenham Foundation 2.14 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from WD23 4PA - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Bushey Meads School (Caterlink Ltd) School/college/university 5
Very Good
January 8, 2020
0 m
Meadow Wood School School/college/university 5
Very Good
September 18, 2019
270 m
Phoenix Community Centre Other catering premises Exempt
March 12, 2014
377 m
The Red Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
377 m
Fish N Chips Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
April 17, 2018
475 m
Londis Retailers - other 3
August 22, 2018
475 m
Lucky News Retailers - other Exempt
June 1, 2018
475 m
NJ Shallis Butchers Ltd Retailers - other 4
March 6, 2013
475 m
Sakura Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
June 11, 2019
475 m
Tesco Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
January 12, 2016
475 m
Triangle Healthcare (UK) Ltd Retailers - other Exempt
March 12, 2014
475 m
Little Gems Nursery And Daycare Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises Awaiting Inspection
478 m
Little Reddings School School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 10, 2020
478 m
Cotton Tails Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 2
Needs Improvement
November 16, 2018
735 m
AG Catering Limited Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
November 9, 2018
741 m
Bushey Bowling Club Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
September 13, 2018
741 m
Mercure London Watford Hotel Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
June 5, 2018
757 m
Costcutter Retailers - other 5
Very Good
March 2, 2017
787 m
All Aboard Kids Club Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises Awaiting Inspection
814 m
Bournehall Infants School School/college/university 5
Very Good
October 19, 2018
814 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to WD23 4PA - Data from Apr 2022

Mostyn Road Bus Stop/Station 307 m
Mostyn Road Bus Stop/Station 315 m
Little Reddings School Bus Stop/Station 392 m
Little Reddings School Bus Stop/Station 400 m
Chiltern Close Bus Stop/Station 498 m
Stanmore Underground Station Metro/Tram 4.52 km
Stanmore Underground Station Metro/Tram 4.52 km
Stanmore Underground Station Metro/Tram 4.54 km
Bushey Rail Station Rail 2.49 km
Bushey Rail Station Rail 2.49 km
Bushey Rail Station Rail 2.58 km
London Luton Airport Air 25.75 km
London Stansted Airport Air 49.95 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to WD23 4PA - Data from Dec 2021

Upper Haydon Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.17 km
Rectory Pond Inland Water 1.38 km
Bushey Pond Inland Water 1.38 km
Hilfield Park Reservoir Inland Water 1.46 km
Warren Lake Inland Water 1.48 km
Merry Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.62 km
Haydon Hill Pond Inland Water 1.72 km
Round Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.85 km
Home Spring Woodland Or Forest 1.9 km
Lower Haydon Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.06 km
Letchmore Heath Pond Inland Water 2.1 km
Little Hartsbourne Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.15 km
Boydens Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.27 km
Icedale Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.29 km
Stanmore Common Woodland Or Forest 2.34 km


Country England
County Hertfordshire
Latitude 51.64901800
Longitude -0.34875000
OS Easting 514340
OS Northing 0195760
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 North ED
Electoral Ward Bushey St James
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: Multicultural metropolitans
Group: Asian traits
Subgroup: Inner city ethnic mix
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Bushey BUASD
Workplace Zone E33027312
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Hertsmere 012
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Hertsmere 012D
Output Area / Small Area 4C3