BH16 5LD Postcode in Poole

BH16 5LD is a Postcode in Holcombe Road

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BH16 5LD is a postal code used within the United Kingdom for delivering mail.

Postcodes are made up of two parts. The part before the space (BH16) is called the outward code. The part after the space (5LD) is called the inward code. The letters C, I, K, M, O and V are not allowed in the inward code. In addition to the inward and outward code, the postcode can be broken up into four parts:

  1. Postal Area. In our case BH which means Bournemouth.
  2. Postal District. In our case BH16.
  3. Postal Sector. In our case BH16 5.
  4. Postcode Unit. The last two letters. In our case LD.

The regional mail center for the post area BH is the South West Distribution Centre, which is located at Western Approach, Distribution Park, Severn Beach, BRISTOL, BS35 4GG.

The final port of call for any post addressed to the BH16 5LD postcode is the local delivery office (DO) which is . Here the post will be sorted ready for delivery.

The properties in the BH16 5LD postcode have the street address of Holcombe Road

Did you know? According to the 2021 Census, the BH16 5LD postcode is home to a bustling 57 residents!

It is situated within the post town of POOLE within the old postal county of Dorset.

BH16 5LD is within the village of Upton.

The BH16 5LD postcode area is composed of 100% residential properties, 0% commercial properties, and 0% public properties.

According to our data. Most dwellings in BH16 5LD are houses. The remainder of residential properties consist of flats. Of these houses, most are semi-detached. The remainder are detached. Of these flats, most are semi-detached. The remainder are detached. Of these bungalows, most are detached. Of these maisonettes, most are semi-detached.

Most properties in BH16 5LD are owned by the occupiers with the rest being unknown tenure.

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Property TypePercentage
Residential100%
Commercial0%
Public0%

Telephone Area Code for BH16 5LD

The telephone area code for BH16 5LD is 01425 Ringwood.

Map Coordinates for BH16 5LD

Latitude50.7364008156
Longitude-2.03317797793
walking distances from BH16 5LD
Map showing 5 and 10 minutes walking distances from BH16 5LD © Crown copyright and database rights 2024

What are the Broadband Speeds like in the BH16 5LD Postcode?

Download Speeds For BH16 5LD

Broadband speed meter fast
Average Mbps88.400
Median Mbps56.200
Maximum Mbps593.000

BH16 5LD has an average download speed of 88.4 Megabits per second (Mbps).

769 other postcode units have the same broadband speed.

60% of postcodes (708,924) have slower broadband speeds.

40% of postcodes (474,948) have faster broadband speeds.

Upload Speeds For BH16 5LD

Broadband speed meter average
Average Mbps11.300
Median Mbps10.000
Maximum Mbps39.000

BH16 5LD has an average upload speed of 11.3 Megabits per second (Mbps).

8,302 other postcode units have the same upload speed.

31% of postcodes (370,852) have slower upload speeds.

68% of postcodes (805,487) have faster upload speeds.

Schools within a five minute drive of BH16 5LD Postcode

England Primary Schools

Upton Infants' School

Address: Upton Infants' School, Guest Road, Upton, Poole, Dorset, BH16 5LQ

Distance: 0.10 miles

Contact:

Upton Junior School

Address: Upton Junior School, St Martin's Road, Upton, Poole, Dorset, BH16 5NQ

Distance: 0.22 miles

Contact:

Turlin Moor Community School

Address: Turlin Moor Community School, Turlin Road, Turlin Moor, Poole, Dorset, BH16 5AH

Distance: 0.83 miles

Contact:

England Secondary Schools

Lytchett Minster School

Address: Lytchett Minster School, Post Green Road, Purbeck, Lytchett Minster, Poole, Dorset, BH16 6JD

Distance: 1.16 miles

School Website

Contact: 01202622413

Nearest Dentists

Dentists near BH16 5LD

DENTAL CENTRE

Address: HAMWORTHY, POOLE, DORSET, BH15 4NQ

Distance: 1.16 miles

Contact: :

HAMWORTHY DENTAL PRACTICE

Address: 324 BLANDFORD ROAD, POOLE, DORSET, BH15 4JH

Distance: 1.23 miles

Contact: :

MOONLIGHT SURGERY

Address: BIRCHWOOD MEDICAL CENTRE, NORTHMEAD DRIVE, CREEKMOOR, POOLE, DORSET, BH17 7XW

Distance: 1.54 miles

Contact: :

CORFE MULLEN DENTAL SURGERY

Address: 186 WAREHAM ROAD, CORFE MULLEN, WIMBORNE, DORSET, BH21 3LN

Distance: 1.95 miles

Contact: :

DOLPHIN DENTAL CARE

Address: 216C WAREHAM ROAD, CORFE MULLEN, WIMBORNE, DORSET, BH21 3LN

Distance: 1.95 miles

Contact: :

201-203 BLANDFORD ROAD

Address: 201 -203 BLANDFORD ROAD, HAMWORTHY, POOLE, DORSET, BH15 4AX

Distance: 2.01 miles

Contact: :

Nearest Chemists

Pharmacies near BH16 5LD

ROWLANDS PHARMACY

Address: UNIT 2,1 DORCHESTER ROAD, UPTON, POOLE, DORSET, BH16 5NJ

Distance: 0.18 miles

Contact: tel: 01202 622239

BOOTS

Address: 300-302 BLANDFORD ROAD, HAMWORTHY, POOLE, DORSET, BH15 4JQ

Distance: 1.46 miles

Contact: tel: 01202 678001

ROWLANDS PHARMACY

Address: BIRCHWOOD MEDICAL CENTRE, NORTHMEAD DRIVE, CREEKMOOR, POOLE, DORSET, BH17 7XW

Distance: 1.54 miles

Contact: tel: 01202 600171

BOOTS

Address: 216B WAREHAM ROAD, CORFE MULLEN, WIMBORNE, DORSET, BH21 3LN

Distance: 1.95 miles

Contact: tel: 01202 693289

BOOTS

Address: 184B LOWER BLANDFORD ROAD, BROADSTONE, DORSET, BH18 8DP

Distance: 2.37 miles

Contact: tel: 01202 603812

ARROWEDGE PHARMACY

Address: 188B LOWER BLANDFORD ROAD, BROADSTONE, DORSET, BH18 8DP

Distance: 2.37 miles

Contact: tel: 01202 603277

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near BH16 5LD

HARROLD OPTICIANS (BROADSTONE)

Address: 184C LOWER BLANDFORD ROAD, BROADSTONE, BH18 8DP

Distance: 2.37 miles

Contact: :

SCRIVENS OPTICIANS (BROADSTONE)

Address: 169/171 THE BROADWAY, BROADSTONE, DORSET, BH18 8DS

Distance: 2.37 miles

Contact: :

5840 POOLE

Address: ASDA STORES LTD, WEST QUAY ROAD, POOLE, DORSET, BH15 1JQ

Distance: 2.45 miles

Contact: :

BOOTS OPTICIANS (HIGH ST, POOLE)

Address: 190-196 HIGH STREET, POOLE, DORSET, BH15 1SX

Distance: 2.58 miles

Contact: :

LEIGHTONS OPTICIANS (POOLE)

Address: 157 HIGH STREET, POOLE, DORSET, BH15 1AU

Distance: 2.59 miles

Contact: :

SPECSAVERS (POOLE)

Address: 32-34 KINGLAND CRESCENT, POOLE, DORSET, BH15 1TB

Distance: 2.62 miles

Contact: :

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near BH16 5LD

THE ADAM PRACTICE - UPTON SURGERY

Address: UPTON CROSS, POOLE, DORSET, BH16 5PW

Distance: 0.27 miles

Contact: :

THE ADAM PRACTICE

Address: 306 BLANDFORD ROAD, HAMWORTHY, POOLE, BH15 4JQ

Distance: 1.46 miles

Contact: tel: 01202 679234

THE ADAM PRACTICE - HAMWORTHY SURGERY

Address: 306 BLANDFORD ROAD, POOLE, DORSET, BH15 4JQ

Distance: 1.46 miles

Contact: :

THE CREEKMOOR SURGERY

Address: 1 BORLEY ROAD, POOLE, DORSET, BH17 7DT

Distance: 1.49 miles

Contact: :

THE BIRCHWOOD PRACTICE

Address: NORTHMEAD DRIVE, CREEKMOOR, POOLE, DORSET, BH17 7XW

Distance: 1.54 miles

Contact: tel: 01202 697639

HADLEIGH LODGE

Address: 216A WAREHAM ROAD, CORFE MULLEN, WIMBORNE, DORSET, BH21 3LN

Distance: 1.95 miles

Contact: :

Motorway Junctions near BH16 5LD

Train Stations

Motorway Junctions near BH16 5LD

M27 J1
Distance: 26.38 miles
Driving Time: 32.22 minutes
M27 J2
Distance: 29.32 miles
Driving Time: 35.03 minutes
M27 J3
Distance: 31.87 miles
Driving Time: 37.49 minutes
M271 J1
Distance: 32.89 miles
Driving Time: 38.51 minutes

Distances represent the quickest route by car.

What are the Council Tax Bands for the BH16 5LD Postcode?

Council Tax Bands for BH16 5LD
Council Tax BandNumber of Properties
Band A5
Band B1
Band C16
Band D5

What Addresses are in the BH16 5LD Postcode?

Addresses for Holcombe Road, Poole, Dorset, which have the BH16 5LD Postcode

Who are my Elected Representatives in the BH16 5LD Postcode?

Westminster ConstituencyMid Dorset and North Poole Co Const
Member or Parliament
Michael Tomlinson
Michael Tomlinson
Contact DetailsContact Michael Tomlinson
Political PartyConservative

What Council is the BH16 5LD Postcode in?

The Council for this Postcode is Dorset Council, who are a Unitary authority. This means that they are responsible for providing education, libraries and maintaining highways as well as normal council duties such as council tax, rubbish collection, housing, environmental health and planning.

You can visit the website for Dorset at the following link Dorset.

How much is the Council Tax?

Dorset Council is responsible for collecting council tax. This will vary depending on which council tax band the property falls within. You can check the council tax band at the gov.uk website.

Once you know the council tax band you can view how much Dorset charge for that band by visiting the The Council Tax section of their website.

Planning Applications

When moving house to a new post code it is worth checking out what will be built in the neighbourhood.

Few people want to live next door to a building site, have their garden overlooked or have the views from their property ruined.

Visit the local planning department and search for planning applications in this postcode granted within the last three years or still awaiting a decision. This will give an indication of what could still be built.

Where can I find out where the nearest Library to the BH16 5LD Postcode is?

Libraries are the responsibility of Dorset council

Visit the link for more information. Please note that some councils outsource library services to private companies and community groups ran by volunteers.

Libraries - Dorset Council

What Popular Supermarkets are near the BH16 5LD Postcode?

Popular Supermarkets near BH16 5LD
SupermarketDistanceDirections
Aldi, Blandford Road North, Upton, Poole, BH16 6AA0.61 miles Directions from BH16 5LD to Aldi
Aldi, Fleets Lane, POOLE, BH15 3BZ3.23 miles Directions from BH16 5LD to Aldi
Lidl, Hatch Pond Road, POOLE, BH17 7LQ3.58 miles Directions from BH16 5LD to Lidl
Asda, West Quay Road, POOLE, BH15 1JQ3.94 miles Directions from BH16 5LD to Asda
Iceland, High Street, POOLE, BH15 1DF4.13 miles Directions from BH16 5LD to Iceland

What Popular Restaurants are near the BH16 5LD Postcode?

Burger King Restaurants near BH16 5LD
Burger KingDistanceDirections
48 Waterloo Road Poole, Poole, BH17 7LG2.12 miles Directions from BH16 5LD to 48 Waterloo Road Poole
Tower Park, Poole, BH12 4NY3.63 miles Directions from BH16 5LD to Tower Park
34 Commercial Road, Bournemouth, BH2 5LP6.71 miles Directions from BH16 5LD to 34 Commercial Road
741-743 Castle Lane East, Bournemouth, BH7 7DP9.11 miles Directions from BH16 5LD to 741-743 Castle Lane East

Mcdonald's Restaurants near BH16 5LD
Mcdonald'sDistanceDirections
McDonald's, Wessex Gate Retail Park, Broadstone Way, POOLE, BH15 3TE1.80 miles Directions from BH16 5LD to McDonald's, Wessex Gate Retail Park, Broadstone Way, POOLE, BH15 3TE
McDonald's, Yarrow Road, POOLE, BH12 4QY3.43 miles Directions from BH16 5LD to McDonald's, Yarrow Road, POOLE, BH12 4QY
McDonald's, Alder Road, POOLE, BH12 4AX5.08 miles Directions from BH16 5LD to McDonald's, Alder Road, POOLE, BH12 4AX
McDonald's, Old Christchurch Road, BOURNEMOUTH, BH1 1DS6.88 miles Directions from BH16 5LD to McDonald's, Old Christchurch Road, BOURNEMOUTH, BH1 1DS

KFC Restaurants near BH16 5LD
RestaurantDistanceDirections
KFC, Wessex Gate Retail Park, Broadstone Way, POOLE, BH15 3TE1.80 miles Directions from BH16 5LD to KFC Poole - Wessex Gate Retail Park
KFC, Dolphin Centre, POOLE, BH15 1SZ2.64 miles Directions from BH16 5LD to KFC Poole - The Dolphin Centre
KFC, Tower Park, POOLE, BH12 4NY3.62 miles Directions from BH16 5LD to KFC Poole - Tower Park
KFC, Ashley Road, POOLE, BH14 0AX3.91 miles Directions from BH16 5LD to KFC Poole - Ashley Road
KFC, Commercial Road, BOURNEMOUTH, BH2 5RH6.65 miles Directions from BH16 5LD to KFC Bournemouth - The Triangle