Postcode Overway House, Nowton, Bury Saint Edmunds, UK


About the Address Overway House, Nowton, Bury Saint Edmunds

Postcode IP29 5NB is the address of Overway House, Nowton, Bury Saint Edmunds which is in East of England region of England. Overway House, Nowton, Bury Saint Edmunds is within Horringer ward It falls under constituency Bury St Edmunds. The nearest station is Bury St.Edmunds which is 4.34km away from the postcode. The postcode IP29 5NB is under the Suffolk police force and Anglian Water is the main water supplier in the area

Postcode Search Result Overway House, Nowton, Bury Saint Edmunds


IP29 5NB

Address Details: Overway House
Bury Saint Edmunds
United Kingdom
IP29 5NB
Parish: Nowton
Ward: Horringer
Country/State: Suffolk
Constituency: Bury St Edmunds
Region: East of England
Country: England

Map of IP29 5NB - Overway House, Nowton, Bury Saint Edmunds, UK

Tavel around IP29 5NB

Nearest Station: Bury St.Edmunds
Distance: 4.34 km

Other Useful Info of IP29 5NB

Water: Anglian Water
Police: Suffolk

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