a large user postcode in Sandymoor, Halton

WA4 4AD Location Map


Latitude: 53.3434 / 53°20'36"N

Longitude: -2.6412 / 2°38'28"W

OS Eastings: 357407

OS Northings: 383137

OS Grid: SJ574831

Location Encoding

Mapcode National: GBR 9YZS.Z6

Mapcode Global: WH98X.D7J6

Plus Code: 9C5V89V5+9G

Maidenhead Locator System: IO83qi32

What Three Birds: guillemot.crow.hobby

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Keckwick Lane, Daresbury, Warrington WA4 4AD


WA4 4AD is a large user postcode in Sandymoor, Halton. It was first introduced in January 1980.

'Large User' postcodes are allocated to organisations which receive large amounts of post. Unlike standard geographic postcodes, which cover up to 80 addresses, a large user postcode is unique to a single address.

To the best of our knowledge, the current address of this postcode is:
STFC, Daresbury Laboratory, Keckwick Lane, Daresbury, Warrington WA4 4AD.

The geographic coordinates assigned to a large user postcode may not necessarily be the actual coordinates of the location to which mail is delivered. If the address is a PO Box, then the coordinates will usually be the Royal Mail sorting office which handles mail for that postcode. In other cases, the coordinates of the postcode may be the headquarters, or registered office, of an organisation rather than the building which receives mail.

Commercial rateable values range from £10,500 to £1,100,000 with an average of £555,250. The most common recorded business types are Laboratory and Communication Station. Farms and agricultural buildings do not pay business rates and are not included in these figures.

WA4 4AD is in the Warrington and Wigan travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Halton and St Helens Primary Care Trust.

WA4 4AD is approximately 33m (108ft) above sea level.

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Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing WA4 4AD

1a2: Rural Residents - Farming Communities - Established Farming Communities

Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for WA4 4AD

England F1: a rural hamlet or isolated dwellings in populated countryside

Healthy Living Index

8/10 (High)

Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index

1/10 (Very low)

Area Retail Diversity Index

6/10 (Moderate)

Supermarkets near WA4 4AD include Aldi, Asda, Co-Operative Food, Farmfoods, Iceland, Lidl and Tesco. (Source: OpenStreetMap)

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of WA4 4AD 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 or by-elections held recently.

Unitary Authority

Halton Borough Council




John Bradshaw (Conservative)
Marjorie Bradshaw (Conservative)

United Kingdom Parliament


Weaver Vale


Mike Amesbury (Labour)

Broadband Internet

Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for WA4 4AD.

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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'.


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Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for WA4 4AD

Super Output Area, Lower Layer
Halton 009A
Super Output Area, Middle Layer
Halton 009
Civil Parish
Local Authority Ward
Local Authority Ward
Daresbury, Moore and Sandymoor
Local Authority
North West
Westminster Parliamentary Constituency
Weaver Vale
European Electoral Region
North West
Primary Care Organisation
Halton and St Helens
Police Force Area
Travel to Work Area
Warrington and Wigan
Local Enterprise Partnership
Liverpool Region
Sub ICB Location
NHS Cheshire and Merseyside ICB - 01F
NHS England Region
North West
Sustainability and Transformation Partnership
Cheshire and Merseyside
Cancer Alliance
Cheshire and Merseyside

WA4 4AD is a large user postcode in Sandymoor, Halton. Check typical house prices, council tax bands, business rates, broadband availability and local schools. Find nearby hotels and holiday rentals

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