BH15 1XS

a primarily residential postcode in Poole, Poole

BH15 1XS Location Map


Latitude: 50.7148 / 50°42'53"N

Longitude: -1.9737 / 1°58'25"W

OS Eastings: 401953

OS Northings: 90571

OS Grid: SZ019905

Mapcode National: GBR XSH.BZ

Mapcode Global: FRA 67R6.2WX

Open Location Code: 9C2WP27G+WG

Geographic coordinates are the approximate centre of the area covered by BH15 1XS, and are not necessarily those of any specific postal address within it.

Waldren Close, Poole BH15 1XS


BH15 1XS is a primarily residential postcode in Poole, Poole. It was first introduced in March 1988.

The most common council tax bands are C and B. Estimated residential property values, based on historical transactions and adjusted for inflation, range from £156,530 to £445,061 with an average of £255,825. Housing types are typically terraced (including end of terrace) and flats/apartments. None of the houses sold since 1995 have been new builds.

The average commercial rateable value is £2,500. The most common recorded business type is Self Catering Holiday Unit.

Poole is a town, which had a population of 154,718 in the 2011 census.

In the 2011 census, there were 61 people resident in BH15 1XS, of which 30 were male and 31 were female. This also includes overnight visitors at domestic properties, and residents of non-domestic properties such as hotels, prisons and halls of residence.

BH15 1XS is in the Poole travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Bournemouth and Poole Teaching Primary Care Trust.

BH15 1XS has a Healthy Living Index of 4/10 (Low).

BH15 1XS has a Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index of 9/10 (Very high), and an Area Retail Diversity Index of 6/10 (Moderate). Supermarkets near BH15 1XS include Aldi, Asda, Co-Operative Food, Iceland, Lidl, Sainsbury's, Tesco and Waitrose. (Source: Open Streetmap)

BH15 1XS is approximately 3m (10ft) above sea level.

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BH15 1XS is less than five miles from the coast

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of BH15 1XS are represented at different levels of local, regional and national government by elected representatives. Where known, these are shown here.

This data is updated approximately monthly, and may not necessarily take account of the results of any elections held recently.

Please note! Local elections were held across much of the UK on 2nd May 2019, and elections to the European parliament are scheduled to be held on 23rd May 2019. The list of elected representatives shown here will be updated as soon as possible after the election results are published, but you should not rely on them in the short term.

Unitary Authority

Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council


Poole Town


United Kingdom Parliament




Sir Robert Syms (Conservative)

European Parliament

European Region

South West


William (The Earl of) Dartmouth ()
Ashley Fox (Conservative)
Julia Reid ()
Julie Girling ()
Clare Moody (Labour)
Molly Scott Cato (Green)

Broadband Internet

Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for BH15 1XS.

Full fibre availability
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Premises unable to receive 30Mbits/s
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Premises below Universal Service Obligation
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  • Ultrafast: 300Mbit/s or greater
  • Superfast: 30Mbit/s to less than 300Mbit/s
  • Universal Service Obligation: Download speeds at or above 10Mbit/s and upload speeds at or above 1Mbit/s

Broadband statistics for commercial properties are less reliable than for domestic properties, as businesses are more likely to have other forms of Internet access that are not classified as 'Broadband'.


The most recent Ofsted rankings for schools near BH15 1XS.


Old Town Infant School and Nursery

Green Road, Poole, Dorset, BH15 1QB

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Ages 3 - 7


Longfleet Church of England Primary School

Jolliffe Avenue, Poole, Dorset, BH15 2HF

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Ages 4 - 11


St Mary's Catholic Primary School, Poole

Devon Road, Poole, Dorset, BH15 3QQ

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Ages 4 - 11

Needs improvement

Oakdale Junior School

School Lane, Poole, Dorset, BH15 3JR

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Ages 7 - 11


Baden-Powell and St Peter's Church of England Junior School

Mill Lane, Parkstone, Poole, Dorset, BH14 8UL

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Ages 7 - 11



Poole High School

Wimborne Road, Poole, Dorset, BH15 2BW

Foundation School

Ages 11 - 18


Carter Community School

Blandford Close, Hamworthy, Poole, Dorset, BH15 4BQ

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

St Edward's Roman Catholic/Church of England School, Poole

Dale Valley Road, Oakdale, Poole, Dorset, BH15 3HY

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 11 - 18


Parkstone Grammar School

Sopers Lane, Poole, Dorset, BH17 7EP

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Ages 11 - 18


Magna Academy

Ashdown Close, Adastral Road, Canford Heath, Poole, Dorset, BH17 8RE

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 18


St Aldhelm's Academy

Herbert Avenue, Poole, Dorset, BH12 4HS

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 19


Poole Grammar School

Gravel Hill, Poole, Dorset, BH17 9JU

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Ages 11 - 18

Needs improvement

Corfe Hills School

Higher Blandford Road, Broadstone, Dorset, BH18 9BG

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Ages 13 - 18


The overall school grade in this area is high.

Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for BH15 1XS

Unitary Authority ward (UTW)
Poole Town
Unitary Authority
Poole Borough Council
UK Parliament constituency
European region
South West

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