Where is Chailey?

Chailey is located in the county of East Sussex, South East England, four miles south-east of the town of Haywards Heath, 11 miles north-east of the major city of Brighton and Hove, and 39 miles south of London. Chailey lies two miles east of the West Sussex border, and was historically in the county of Sussex. Chailey falls within the district council of Lewes, under the county council of East Sussex. It is in the BN8 postcode district. The post town for Chailey is Lewes.

Chailey on a map

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

Which county is Chailey in?

Chailey is in the ceremonial county of East Sussex, the historic county of Sussex, and the administrative county of East Sussex.

Ceremonial CountyEast Sussex
Historic CountySussex
Administrative CountyEast Sussex

Where is Chailey in East Sussex?

Chailey is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of East Sussex, and towards the westernmost extremity of East Sussex.

Location of Chailey within East Sussex

What is the postcode for Chailey?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Chailey is BN8 4DA.

Where is Chailey in BN8?

Chailey is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the BN8 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the BN8 postcode district.

Location of Chailey within BN8

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What is the post town for Chailey?

The post town for Chailey is Lewes. Chailey is in the BN8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Lewes.

What is the latitude and longitude of Chailey?

The centre of Chailey is located at position 50.95706° latitude and -0.01902° longitude.

Latitude50.95706°
Longitude-0.01902°

What is the easting and northing of Chailey?

The centre of Chailey is located at the grid reference easting 539228 and northing 119382 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting539228
Northing119382

What are the nearest towns to Chailey?

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

4m
Chailey is 4 miles south-east of Haywards Heath
5m
Chailey is 5 miles east of Burgess Hill
5m
Chailey is 5 miles west of Uckfield
6m
Chailey is 6 miles north of Lewes
6m
Chailey is 6 miles south-east of Cuckfield
11m
Chailey is 11 miles south-west of Crowborough
11m
Chailey is 11 miles north of Peacehaven
12m
Chailey is 12 miles south of East Grinstead
12m
Chailey is 12 miles north of Newhaven
12m
Chailey is 12 miles west of Heathfield

What are the nearest cities to Chailey?

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

11m
Chailey is 11 miles north-east of Brighton and Hove
34m
Chailey is 34 miles east of Chichester
38m
Chailey is 38 miles south of City of Westminster
38m
Chailey is 38 miles south of London
39m
Chailey is 39 miles south of City of London
48m
Chailey is 48 miles east of Portsmouth
53m
Chailey is 53 miles south-west of Canterbury
57m
Chailey is 57 miles south of St Albans
57m
Chailey is 57 miles east of Winchester
58m
Chailey is 58 miles south of Chelmsford

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