Where is Alvediston?

Alvediston is located in the county of Wiltshire, South West England, seven miles east of the town of Shaftesbury, 20 miles north of the major town of Poole, and 90 miles south-west of London. Alvediston lies three miles north-east of the Dorset border. Alvediston falls within the unitary authority of Wiltshire. It is in the SP5 postcode district. The post town for Alvediston is Salisbury.

Alvediston on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Alvediston
Location of Alvediston within the UK

Which county is Alvediston in?

Alvediston is in the ceremonial county of Wiltshire, the historic county of Wiltshire, and the administrative county of Wiltshire.

Ceremonial CountyWiltshire
Historic CountyWiltshire
Administrative CountyWiltshire

Where is Alvediston in Wiltshire?

Alvediston is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Wiltshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Wiltshire.

Location of Alvediston within Wiltshire

What is the postcode for Alvediston?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Alvediston is SP5 5JY.

Where is Alvediston in SP5?

Alvediston is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the SP5 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the SP5 postcode district.

Location of Alvediston within SP5

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What is the post town for Alvediston?

The post town for Alvediston is Salisbury. Alvediston is in the SP5 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Salisbury.

What is the latitude and longitude of Alvediston?

The centre of Alvediston is located at position 51.01012° latitude and -2.03471° longitude.

Latitude51.01012°
Longitude-2.03471°

What is the easting and northing of Alvediston?

The centre of Alvediston is located at the grid reference easting 397661 and northing 123416 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting397661
Northing123416

What are the nearest towns to Alvediston?

Position of Alvediston relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Alvediston to the centre of the town.

7m
Alvediston is 7 miles east of Shaftesbury
9m
Alvediston is 9 miles south-west of Wilton
11m
Alvediston is 11 miles east of Gillingham
11m
Alvediston is 11 miles north-west of Verwood
12m
Alvediston is 12 miles south-east of Mere
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Alvediston is 12 miles north-east of Blandford Forum
12m
Alvediston is 12 miles north-west of Fordingbridge
13m
Alvediston is 13 miles north-east of Sturminster Newton
15m
Alvediston is 15 miles north of Wimborne Minster
15m
Alvediston is 15 miles south-east of Warminster

What are the nearest cities to Alvediston?

Position of Alvediston relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Alvediston to the centre of the city.

11m
Alvediston is 11 miles west of Salisbury
28m
Alvediston is 28 miles west of Southampton
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Alvediston is 29 miles south-east of Bath
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Alvediston is 30 miles south-east of Wells
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Alvediston is 32 miles west of Winchester
39m
Alvediston is 39 miles south-east of Bristol
44m
Alvediston is 44 miles west of Portsmouth
56m
Alvediston is 56 miles west of Chichester
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Alvediston is 58 miles south-east of Casnewydd
59m
Alvediston is 59 miles south-east of Cardiff