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Where is Cheshunt?

Cheshunt is located in the county of Hertfordshire, Eastern England, one mile north of the town of Waltham Cross, seven miles south-west of the major town of Harlow, and 13 miles north of London. Cheshunt lies just west of the Essex border. Cheshunt falls within the district council of Broxbourne, under the county council of Hertfordshire. It is in the EN8 postcode district. The post town for Cheshunt is Waltham Cross.

COVID-19: Cheshunt coronavirus cases are reported by Public Health England within the Hertfordshire case numbers. This Cheshunt coronavirus map shows the position of Cheshunt within Hertfordshire, along with the number of cases in Hertfordshire and each of the surrounding areas.

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Map showing extent of Cheshunt as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Cheshunt
Map showing location of Cheshunt within the UK
Location of Cheshunt within the UK

Which county is Cheshunt in?

Cheshunt is in the ceremonial county of Hertfordshire, the historic county of Hertfordshire, and the administrative county of Hertfordshire.

Ceremonial CountyHertfordshire
Historic CountyHertfordshire
Administrative CountyHertfordshire

Where is Cheshunt in Hertfordshire?

Cheshunt is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Hertfordshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Hertfordshire.

Map showing location of Cheshunt within Hertfordshire
Location of Cheshunt within Hertfordshire

What is the postcode for Cheshunt?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Cheshunt is EN8 8NZ.

Where is Cheshunt in EN8?

Cheshunt is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the EN8 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the EN8 postcode district.

Map showing location of Cheshunt within EN8
Location of Cheshunt within EN8

What is the post town for Cheshunt?

The post town for Cheshunt is Waltham Cross. Cheshunt is in the EN8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Waltham Cross.

What is the latitude and longitude of Cheshunt?

The centre of Cheshunt is located at position 51.70262° latitude and -0.04275° longitude.

Latitude51.70262°
Longitude-0.04275°

What is the easting and northing of Cheshunt?

The centre of Cheshunt is located at the grid reference easting 535349 and northing 202244 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting535349
Northing202244

What are the nearest towns to Cheshunt?

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

north
1m
Cheshunt is 1 mile north of Waltham Cross
west
3m
Cheshunt is 3 miles west of Waltham Abbey
south
4m
Cheshunt is 4 miles south of Hoddesdon
north-west
6m
Cheshunt is 6 miles north-west of Loughton
east
7m
Cheshunt is 7 miles east of Potters Bar
west
7m
Cheshunt is 7 miles west of Epping
south
7m
Cheshunt is 7 miles south of Hertford
south-west
8m
Cheshunt is 8 miles south-west of Harlow
north-west
8m
Cheshunt is 8 miles north-west of Chigwell
south
8m
Cheshunt is 8 miles south of Ware

What are the nearest cities to Cheshunt?

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

east
13m
Cheshunt is 13 miles east of St Albans
north
13m
Cheshunt is 13 miles north of City of London
north
14m
Cheshunt is 14 miles north of London
north
14m
Cheshunt is 14 miles north of City of Westminster
west
22m
Cheshunt is 22 miles west of Chelmsford
south
35m
Cheshunt is 35 miles south of Cambridge
south
50m
Cheshunt is 50 miles south of Ely
east
52m
Cheshunt is 52 miles east of Oxford
north-west
57m
Cheshunt is 57 miles north-west of Canterbury
south
61m
Cheshunt is 61 miles south of Peterborough

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