Where is Chelsfield?

Chelsfield is located in the county of Greater London, London, three miles south-west of the town of Swanley, 17 miles west of the major town of Chatham, and 16 miles south-east of London. Chelsfield lies just west of the Kent border, and was historically in the county of Kent. Chelsfield falls within the London borough council of Bromley, under the Greater London Authority. It is in the BR6 postcode district. The post town for Chelsfield is Orpington.

Chelsfield on a map

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

Which county is Chelsfield in?

Chelsfield is in the ceremonial county of Greater London, the historic county of Kent, and the administrative county of Greater London.

Ceremonial CountyGreater London
Historic CountyKent
Administrative CountyGreater London

Where is Chelsfield in Greater London?

Chelsfield is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Greater London, and towards the easternmost extremity of Greater London.

Location of Chelsfield within Greater London

What is the postcode for Chelsfield?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Chelsfield is BR6 6EN.

Where is Chelsfield in BR6?

Chelsfield is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the BR6 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the BR6 postcode district.

Location of Chelsfield within BR6

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What is the post town for Chelsfield?

The post town for Chelsfield is Orpington. Chelsfield is in the BR6 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Orpington.

What is the latitude and longitude of Chelsfield?

The centre of Chelsfield is located at position 51.35731° latitude and 0.12782° longitude.

Latitude51.35731°
Longitude0.12782°

What is the easting and northing of Chelsfield?

The centre of Chelsfield is located at the grid reference easting 548252 and northing 164175 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting548252
Northing164175

What are the nearest towns to Chelsfield?

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

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Chelsfield is 3 miles south-west of Swanley
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Chelsfield is 7 miles north-west of Sevenoaks
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Chelsfield is 7 miles north of Westerham
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Chelsfield is 9 miles south-west of Dartford
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Chelsfield is 9 miles north-east of Warlingham
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Chelsfield is 9 miles north-east of Oxted
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Chelsfield is 9 miles south-west of Swanscombe
10m
Chelsfield is 10 miles north-east of Caterham
11m
Chelsfield is 11 miles south-west of Northfleet
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Chelsfield is 11 miles north of Edenbridge

What are the nearest cities to Chelsfield?

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

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Chelsfield is 14 miles south-east of City of London
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Chelsfield is 15 miles south-east of City of Westminster
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Chelsfield is 15 miles south-east of London
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Chelsfield is 30 miles south-west of Chelmsford
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Chelsfield is 34 miles south-east of St Albans
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Chelsfield is 39 miles north of Brighton and Hove
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Chelsfield is 42 miles west of Canterbury
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Chelsfield is 53 miles north-east of Chichester
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Chelsfield is 59 miles south of Cambridge
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Chelsfield is 66 miles south-east of Oxford

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