Childrey is located in the county of Oxfordshire, South East England, two miles west of the town of Wantage, 13 miles east of the major town of Swindon, and 58 miles west of London. Childrey lies three miles north-west of the Berkshire border, and was historically in the county of Berkshire. Childrey falls within the district council of Vale of White Horse, under the county council of Oxfordshire. It is in the OX12 postcode district. The post town for Childrey is Wantage.
Childrey is in the ceremonial county of Oxfordshire, the historic county of Berkshire, and the administrative county of Oxfordshire.
Childrey is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Oxfordshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Oxfordshire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Childrey is OX12 9UA.
Childrey is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the OX12 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the OX12 postcode district.
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The post town for Childrey is Wantage. Childrey is in the OX12 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Wantage.
The centre of Childrey is located at position 51.58591° latitude and -1.47976° longitude.
The centre of Childrey is located at the grid reference easting 436141 and northing 187579 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Childrey relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Childrey to the centre of the town.
Position of Childrey relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Childrey to the centre of the city.