Where is Colesbrook?

Colesbrook is located in the county of Dorset, South West England, one mile north of the town of Gillingham, 23 miles south of the major city of Bath, and 99 miles west of London. Colesbrook lies roughly one mile south-west of the Wiltshire border. Colesbrook falls within the district council of North Dorset, under the county council of Dorset. It is in the SP8 postcode district. The post town for Colesbrook is Gillingham.

Colesbrook on a map

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

Which county is Colesbrook in?

Colesbrook is in the ceremonial county of Dorset, the historic county of Dorset, and the administrative county of Dorset.

Ceremonial CountyDorset
Historic CountyDorset
Administrative CountyDorset

Where is Colesbrook in Dorset?

Colesbrook is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Dorset, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Dorset.

Location of Colesbrook within Dorset

What is the postcode for Colesbrook?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Colesbrook is SP8 4HN.

Where is Colesbrook in SP8?

Colesbrook is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the SP8 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the SP8 postcode district.

Location of Colesbrook within SP8

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What is the post town for Colesbrook?

The post town for Colesbrook is Gillingham. Colesbrook is in the SP8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Gillingham.

What is the latitude and longitude of Colesbrook?

The centre of Colesbrook is located at position 51.04995° latitude and -2.27761° longitude.

Latitude51.04995°
Longitude-2.27761°

What is the easting and northing of Colesbrook?

The centre of Colesbrook is located at the grid reference easting 380637 and northing 127882 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting380637
Northing127882

What are the nearest towns to Colesbrook?

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

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Colesbrook is 1 mile north of Gillingham
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Colesbrook is 3 miles south of Mere
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Colesbrook is 5 miles north-west of Shaftesbury
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Colesbrook is 6 miles east of Wincanton
8m
Colesbrook is 8 miles north-east of Stalbridge
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Colesbrook is 9 miles north of Sturminster Newton
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Colesbrook is 9 miles south-east of Bruton
11m
Colesbrook is 11 miles east of Castle Cary
12m
Colesbrook is 12 miles south of Warminster
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Colesbrook is 13 miles north-east of Sherborne

What are the nearest cities to Colesbrook?

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

19m
Colesbrook is 19 miles south-east of Wells
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Colesbrook is 21 miles west of Salisbury
23m
Colesbrook is 23 miles south of Bath
31m
Colesbrook is 31 miles south-east of Bristol
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Colesbrook is 39 miles west of Southampton
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Colesbrook is 42 miles west of Winchester
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Colesbrook is 49 miles south-east of Casnewydd
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Colesbrook is 49 miles south-east of Cardiff
55m
Colesbrook is 55 miles west of Portsmouth
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Colesbrook is 56 miles south of Gloucester