Where is Cookham?

Cookham is located in the county of Berkshire, South East England, two miles north of the town of Maidenhead, five miles south of the major town of High Wycombe, and 26 miles west of London. Cookham lies just south of the Buckinghamshire border. Cookham falls within the unitary authority of Windsor and Maidenhead. It is in the SL6 postcode district. The post town for Cookham is Maidenhead.

Cookham on a map

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

Which county is Cookham in?

Cookham is in the ceremonial county of Berkshire, the historic county of Berkshire, and the administrative county of Windsor and Maidenhead.

Ceremonial CountyBerkshire
Historic CountyBerkshire
Administrative CountyWindsor and Maidenhead

Where is Cookham in Berkshire?

Cookham is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Berkshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Berkshire.

Location of Cookham within Berkshire

What is the postcode for Cookham?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Cookham is SL6 9HL.

Where is Cookham in SL6?

Cookham is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the SL6 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SL6 postcode district.

Location of Cookham within SL6

Postal Boundaries © GEOLYTIX copyright and database right 2012

What is the post town for Cookham?

The post town for Cookham is Maidenhead. Cookham is in the SL6 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Maidenhead.

What is the latitude and longitude of Cookham?

The centre of Cookham is located at position 51.55789° latitude and -0.72448° longitude.

Latitude51.55789°
Longitude-0.72448°

What is the easting and northing of Cookham?

The centre of Cookham is located at the grid reference easting 488523 and northing 185104 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting488523
Northing185104

What are the nearest towns to Cookham?

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

2m
Cookham is 2 miles north of Maidenhead
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Cookham is 2 miles east of Marlow
5m
Cookham is 5 miles south-west of Beaconsfield
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Cookham is 5 miles south of High Wycombe
7m
Cookham is 7 miles north-west of Slough
7m
Cookham is 7 miles north-west of Eton
7m
Cookham is 7 miles north-west of Windsor
8m
Cookham is 8 miles west of Gerrards Cross
8m
Cookham is 8 miles east of Henley-on-Thames
10m
Cookham is 10 miles south-west of Amersham

What are the nearest cities to Cookham?

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

21m
Cookham is 21 miles south-west of St Albans
26m
Cookham is 26 miles west of London
26m
Cookham is 26 miles west of City of Westminster
27m
Cookham is 27 miles south-east of Oxford
27m
Cookham is 27 miles west of City of London
43m
Cookham is 43 miles north-east of Winchester
50m
Cookham is 50 miles north of Chichester
53m
Cookham is 53 miles west of Chelmsford
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Cookham is 54 miles north-east of Southampton
55m
Cookham is 55 miles north of Portsmouth