Where is Burstock?

Burstock is located in the county of Dorset, South West England, four miles west of the town of Beaminster, 32 miles east of the major city of Exeter, 48 miles south of Cardiff, and 127 miles south-west of London. Burstock lies two miles south of the Somerset border. Burstock falls within the district council of West Dorset, under the county council of Dorset. It is in the DT8 postcode district. The post town for Burstock is Beaminster.

Burstock on a map

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

Which county is Burstock in?

Burstock is in the ceremonial county of Dorset, the historic county of Dorset, and the administrative county of Dorset.

Ceremonial CountyDorset
Historic CountyDorset
Administrative CountyDorset

Where is Burstock in Dorset?

Burstock is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Dorset, and towards the westernmost extremity of Dorset.

Location of Burstock within Dorset

What is the postcode for Burstock?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Burstock is DT8 3LL.

Where is Burstock in DT8?

Burstock is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DT8 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the DT8 postcode district.

Location of Burstock within DT8

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What is the post town for Burstock?

The post town for Burstock is Beaminster. Burstock is in the DT8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Beaminster.

What is the latitude and longitude of Burstock?

The centre of Burstock is located at position 50.81975° latitude and -2.82212° longitude.

Latitude50.81975°
Longitude-2.82212°

What is the easting and northing of Burstock?

The centre of Burstock is located at the grid reference easting 342184 and northing 102567 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting342184
Northing102567

What are the nearest towns to Burstock?

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

4m
Burstock is 4 miles west of Beaminster
5m
Burstock is 5 miles south of Crewkerne
7m
Burstock is 7 miles north-west of Bridport
7m
Burstock is 7 miles south-east of Chard
8m
Burstock is 8 miles east of Axminster
8m
Burstock is 8 miles north-east of Lyme Regis
9m
Burstock is 9 miles south-east of Ilminster
9m
Burstock is 9 miles south of South Petherton
12m
Burstock is 12 miles south-west of Yeovil
12m
Burstock is 12 miles north-east of Colyton

What are the nearest cities to Burstock?

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

28m
Burstock is 28 miles south of Wells
32m
Burstock is 32 miles east of Exeter
44m
Burstock is 44 miles south-west of Bath
45m
Burstock is 45 miles south of Bristol
48m
Burstock is 48 miles west of Salisbury
48m
Burstock is 48 miles south of Cardiff
54m
Burstock is 54 miles south of Newport
62m
Burstock is 62 miles west of Southampton
66m
Burstock is 66 miles north-east of Plymouth
68m
Burstock is 68 miles west of Winchester

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