Where is Denchworth?

Denchworth is located in the county of Oxfordshire, South East England, three miles north-west of the town of Wantage, 12 miles south-west of the major city of Oxford, and 57 miles west of London. Denchworth lies six miles north-west of the Berkshire border, and was historically in the county of Berkshire. Denchworth 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 Denchworth is Wantage.

Denchworth on a map

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

Which county is Denchworth in?

Denchworth 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 Denchworth in Oxfordshire?

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

Location of Denchworth within Oxfordshire

What is the postcode for Denchworth?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Denchworth is OX12 0DS.

Where is Denchworth in OX12?

Denchworth is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the OX12 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the OX12 postcode district.

Location of Denchworth within OX12

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What is the post town for Denchworth?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Denchworth?

The centre of Denchworth is located at position 51.62454° latitude and -1.45021° longitude.

Latitude51.62454°
Longitude-1.45021°

What is the easting and northing of Denchworth?

The centre of Denchworth is located at the grid reference easting 438156 and northing 191889 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting438156
Northing191889

What are the nearest towns to Denchworth?

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

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Denchworth is 3 miles north-west of Wantage
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Denchworth is 6 miles east of Faringdon
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Denchworth is 8 miles south-west of Abingdon-on-Thames
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Denchworth is 9 miles west of Didcot
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Denchworth is 11 miles south-east of Carterton
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Denchworth is 11 miles east of Highworth
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Denchworth is 11 miles south of Witney
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Denchworth is 11 miles south-east of Lechlade-on-Thames
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Denchworth is 14 miles west of Wallingford
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Denchworth is 15 miles north of Hungerford

What are the nearest cities to Denchworth?

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

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Denchworth is 12 miles south-west of Oxford
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Denchworth is 38 miles south-east of Gloucester
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Denchworth is 39 miles north of Winchester
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Denchworth is 41 miles north of Salisbury
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Denchworth is 43 miles north-east of Bath
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Denchworth is 49 miles west of St Albans
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Denchworth is 50 miles north of Southampton
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Denchworth is 51 miles east of Bristol
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Denchworth is 51 miles south-east of Worcester
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Denchworth is 54 miles south of Coventry