Where is Blackheath?

Blackheath is located in the county of Surrey, South East England, three miles south-east of the major town of Guildford, and 27 miles south-west of London. Blackheath lies eight miles north of the West Sussex border. Blackheath falls within the district council of Waverley, under the county council of Surrey. It is in the GU4 postcode district. The post town for Blackheath is Guildford.

Blackheath on a map

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

Which county is Blackheath in?

Blackheath is in the ceremonial county of Surrey, the historic county of Surrey, and the administrative county of Surrey.

Ceremonial CountySurrey
Historic CountySurrey
Administrative CountySurrey

Where is Blackheath in Surrey?

Blackheath is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Surrey, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Surrey.

Location of Blackheath within Surrey

What is the postcode for Blackheath?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Blackheath is GU4 8QY.

Where is Blackheath in GU4?

Blackheath is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the GU4 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the GU4 postcode district.

Location of Blackheath within GU4

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What is the post town for Blackheath?

The post town for Blackheath is Guildford. Blackheath is in the GU4 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Guildford.

What is the latitude and longitude of Blackheath?

The centre of Blackheath is located at position 51.20599° latitude and -0.52389° longitude.

Latitude51.20599°
Longitude-0.52389°

What is the easting and northing of Blackheath?

The centre of Blackheath is located at the grid reference easting 503216 and northing 146233 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting503216
Northing146233

What are the nearest towns to Blackheath?

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

3m
Blackheath is 3 miles south-east of Guildford
4m
Blackheath is 4 miles east of Godalming
8m
Blackheath is 8 miles south of Woking
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Blackheath is 9 miles west of Dorking
10m
Blackheath is 10 miles south-west of Leatherhead
11m
Blackheath is 11 miles east of Aldershot
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Blackheath is 11 miles south of Addlestone
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Blackheath is 11 miles north-east of Haslemere
12m
Blackheath is 12 miles south-east of Farnborough
12m
Blackheath is 12 miles south of Weybridge

What are the nearest cities to Blackheath?

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

27m
Blackheath is 27 miles south-west of City of Westminster
27m
Blackheath is 27 miles south-west of London
28m
Blackheath is 28 miles north of Chichester
28m
Blackheath is 28 miles south-west of City of London
31m
Blackheath is 31 miles north-west of Brighton and Hove
36m
Blackheath is 36 miles east of Winchester
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Blackheath is 38 miles north-east of Portsmouth
39m
Blackheath is 39 miles south of St Albans
44m
Blackheath is 44 miles north-east of Southampton
49m
Blackheath is 49 miles south-east of Oxford