Postcode WD25 8HQ (Hertsmere)

Map showing WD25 8HQ and nearby postcodes

The postcode WD25 8HQ is located in Hertsmere, in the county of Hertfordshire. It was introduced in October 2000 and is an active postcode. WD25 8HQ is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

WD25 8HQ is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 2.5 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 WD25 8HQ as Urbanites > Ageing urban living > Communal retirement.

The closest road name to WD25 8HQ is Hilfield Lane which is centered 355 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Middle Furlong and is 556 m away. Access to the Metro/Tram is 4.95 km away at Stanmore Underground Station The closest railway station is Bushey Rail Station, 2.88 km away.

The closest primary school to WD25 8HQ (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 nearest takeaway food is available from Fish N Chips and is 1.05 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Good on April 17, 2018.

Policing for WD25 8HQ 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 WD25 8HQ and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to WD25 8HQ, and the approximate distance away.

Hilfield Lane 355 m
Sandy Lane 436 m
Little Bushey Lane 504 m
North Western Avenue Tylers Way 1.05 km
B462 1.82 km
A411 2.57 km
A404 8.02 km
A5183 12.94 km
M25 14.04 km
A46 113.75 km
M1 122.39 km
M4 125.25 km
A41 127.39 km
A40 161.07 km
A5 182.59 km


Information about the postcode WD25 8HQ

Introduction October 2000
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 WD25 8HQ - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Bushey Meads School Good
(November 13, 2019)
757 m
Meadow Wood School Good
(March 14, 2017)
866 m
Little Reddings Primary School Good
(November 10, 2016)
1.1 km
Bournehall Primary School Outstanding
(November 27, 2014)
1.31 km
Gurukula - The Hare Krishna Primary School Inadequate
(September 27, 2018)
1.35 km
The Aldenham Foundation 1.51 km
The Purcell School 1.54 km
Queens' School Good
(September 18, 2019)
1.63 km
St Hilda's School 1.75 km
Immanuel College 1.8 km
Falconer School Good
(March 4, 2020)
1.82 km
The Grange Academy 1.94 km
Ashfield Junior School Good
(February 8, 2017)
1.98 km
Longwood School Good
(June 20, 2019)
2.02 km
Merry Hill Infant School and Nursery Outstanding
(March 17, 2009)
2.07 km
Bushey Heath Primary School Outstanding
(March 26, 2009)
2.11 km
Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School and Nursery Good
(October 10, 2017)
2.17 km
St Margaret's School 2.24 km
Bushey Manor Junior School Good
(February 12, 2020)
2.26 km
Haberdashers' Boys' School 2.33 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from WD25 8HQ - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Mercure London Watford Hotel Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
June 5, 2018
0 m
Cotton Tails Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 2
Needs Improvement
November 16, 2018
26 m
McDonalds Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 8, 2019
584 m
Bushey Meads School (Caterlink Ltd) School/college/university 5
Very Good
January 8, 2020
757 m
Phoenix Community Centre Other catering premises Exempt
March 12, 2014
764 m
The Red Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
764 m
Costcutter Retailers - other 5
Very Good
March 2, 2017
940 m
Meadow Wood School School/college/university 5
Very Good
September 18, 2019
992 m
Fish N Chips Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
April 17, 2018
1.05 km
Londis Retailers - other 3
August 22, 2018
1.05 km
Lucky News Retailers - other Exempt
June 1, 2018
1.05 km
NJ Shallis Butchers Ltd Retailers - other 4
March 6, 2013
1.05 km
Sakura Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
June 11, 2019
1.05 km
Tesco Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
January 12, 2016
1.05 km
Triangle Healthcare (UK) Ltd Retailers - other Exempt
March 12, 2014
1.05 km
Imperial China Restaurant Other catering premises 5
Very Good
September 1, 2021
1.06 km
Little Gems Nursery And Daycare Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises Awaiting Inspection
1.1 km
Little Reddings School School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 10, 2020
1.1 km
All Aboard Kids Club Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises Awaiting Inspection
1.18 km
Bournehall Infants School School/college/university 5
Very Good
October 19, 2018
1.18 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to WD25 8HQ - Data from Apr 2022

Middle Furlong Bus Stop/Station 556 m
Middle Furlong Bus Stop/Station 622 m
Mostyn Road Bus Stop/Station 703 m
Mostyn Road Bus Stop/Station 733 m
Harvest Road Bus Stop/Station 846 m
Stanmore Underground Station Metro/Tram 4.95 km
Stanmore Underground Station Metro/Tram 4.96 km
Stanmore Underground Station Metro/Tram 4.97 km
Bushey Rail Station Rail 2.88 km
Bushey Rail Station Rail 2.88 km
Bushey Rail Station Rail 2.96 km
London Luton Airport Air 25.04 km
London Stansted Airport Air 49.39 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to WD25 8HQ - Data from Dec 2021

Hilfield Park Reservoir Inland Water 1.36 km
Letchmore Heath Pond Inland Water 1.37 km
Boydens Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.63 km
Upper Haydon Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.75 km
Bushey Pond Inland Water 1.92 km
Rectory Pond Inland Water 1.94 km
Warren Lake Inland Water 2.2 km
Haydon Hill Pond Inland Water 2.26 km
Scotts Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.29 km
Round Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.3 km
Icedale Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.31 km
Merry Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.35 km
Home Spring Woodland Or Forest 2.49 km
Berrygrove Woodland Or Forest 2.52 km
Aldenham Park Woodland Or Forest 2.52 km


Country England
County Hertfordshire
Latitude 51.65559600
Longitude -0.34592400
OS Easting 514519
OS Northing 0196496
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 Aldenham West
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: Communal retirement
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Bushey BUASD
Workplace Zone E33024237
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Hertsmere 008
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Hertsmere 008D
Output Area / Small Area 5B2