Chesham is located in the county of Buckinghamshire, South East England, two miles north of the town of Amersham, seven miles south-west of the major town of Hemel Hempstead, and 25 miles north-west of London. Chesham lies two miles south-west of the Hertfordshire border. Chesham falls within the district council of Chiltern, under the county council of Buckinghamshire. It is in the HP5 postcode district. The post town for Chesham is Chesham.
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Chesham is in the ceremonial county of Buckinghamshire, the historic county of Buckinghamshire, and the administrative county of Buckinghamshire.
Chesham is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Buckinghamshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Buckinghamshire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Chesham is HP5 1HT.
Chesham is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the HP5 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the HP5 postcode district.
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The post town for Chesham is Chesham. Chesham is in the HP5 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Chesham.
The centre of Chesham is located at position 51.70403° latitude and -0.61408° longitude.
The centre of Chesham is located at the grid reference easting 495868 and northing 201496 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Chesham relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Chesham to the centre of the town.
Position of Chesham relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Chesham to the centre of the city.