Where is Childrey?

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 on a map

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

Which county is Childrey in?

Childrey is in the ceremonial county of Oxfordshire, the historic county of Berkshire, and the administrative county of Oxfordshire.

Ceremonial CountyOxfordshire
Historic CountyBerkshire
Administrative CountyOxfordshire

Where is Childrey in Oxfordshire?

Childrey is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Oxfordshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Oxfordshire.

Location of Childrey within Oxfordshire

What is the postcode for Childrey?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Childrey is OX12 9UA.

Where is Childrey in OX12?

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.

Location of Childrey within OX12

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What is the post town for Childrey?

The post town for Childrey is Wantage. Childrey is in the OX12 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Wantage.

What is the latitude and longitude of Childrey?

The centre of Childrey is located at position 51.58591° latitude and -1.47976° longitude.

Latitude51.58591°
Longitude-1.47976°

What is the easting and northing of Childrey?

The centre of Childrey is located at the grid reference easting 436141 and northing 187579 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting436141
Northing187579

What are the nearest towns to Childrey?

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

2m
Childrey is 2 miles west of Wantage
7m
Childrey is 7 miles south-east of Faringdon
10m
Childrey is 10 miles west of Didcot
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Childrey is 10 miles south-west of Abingdon-on-Thames
10m
Childrey is 10 miles east of Highworth
12m
Childrey is 12 miles south-east of Lechlade-on-Thames
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Childrey is 12 miles north of Hungerford
13m
Childrey is 13 miles south-east of Carterton
13m
Childrey is 13 miles east of Swindon
14m
Childrey is 14 miles south of Witney

What are the nearest cities to Childrey?

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

15m
Childrey is 15 miles south-west of Oxford
37m
Childrey is 37 miles north of Winchester
38m
Childrey is 38 miles south-east of Gloucester
38m
Childrey is 38 miles north of Salisbury
40m
Childrey is 40 miles east of Bath
47m
Childrey is 47 miles north of Southampton
49m
Childrey is 49 miles east of Bristol
50m
Childrey is 50 miles west of St Albans
53m
Childrey is 53 miles south-east of Worcester
57m
Childrey is 57 miles north-east of Wells