Where is Firsdown?

Firsdown is located in the county of Wiltshire, South West England, five miles north-east of the city of Salisbury, 19 miles north-west of the major city of Southampton, and 74 miles south-west of London. Firsdown lies three miles west of the Hampshire border. Firsdown falls within the unitary authority of Wiltshire. It is in the SP5 postcode district. The post town for Firsdown is Salisbury.

Firsdown on a map

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

Which county is Firsdown in?

Firsdown is in the ceremonial county of Wiltshire, the historic county of Wiltshire, and the administrative county of Wiltshire.

Ceremonial CountyWiltshire
Historic CountyWiltshire
Administrative CountyWiltshire

Where is Firsdown in Wiltshire?

Firsdown is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Wiltshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Wiltshire.

Location of Firsdown within Wiltshire

What is the postcode for Firsdown?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Firsdown is SP5 1SW.

Where is Firsdown in SP5?

Firsdown is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the SP5 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the SP5 postcode district.

Location of Firsdown within SP5

Postal Boundaries © GEOLYTIX copyright and database right 2012

What is the post town for Firsdown?

The post town for Firsdown is Salisbury. Firsdown is in the SP5 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Salisbury.

What is the latitude and longitude of Firsdown?

The centre of Firsdown is located at position 51.09916° latitude and -1.70147° longitude.

Latitude51.09916°
Longitude-1.70147°

What is the easting and northing of Firsdown?

The centre of Firsdown is located at the grid reference easting 421000 and northing 133360 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting421000
Northing133360

What are the nearest towns to Firsdown?

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

6m
Firsdown is 6 miles south-east of Amesbury
7m
Firsdown is 7 miles east of Wilton
10m
Firsdown is 10 miles south of Tidworth
11m
Firsdown is 11 miles south of Ludgershall
12m
Firsdown is 12 miles north-west of Romsey
12m
Firsdown is 12 miles south-west of Andover
12m
Firsdown is 12 miles north of Fordingbridge
16m
Firsdown is 16 miles north-west of Totton
17m
Firsdown is 17 miles north-east of Verwood
18m
Firsdown is 18 miles north-west of Eastleigh

What are the nearest cities to Firsdown?

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

5m
Firsdown is 5 miles north-east of Salisbury
17m
Firsdown is 17 miles west of Winchester
19m
Firsdown is 19 miles north-west of Southampton
34m
Firsdown is 34 miles north-west of Portsmouth
35m
Firsdown is 35 miles south-east of Bath
42m
Firsdown is 42 miles east of Wells
44m
Firsdown is 44 miles north-west of Chichester
46m
Firsdown is 46 miles south-east of Bristol
49m
Firsdown is 49 miles south-west of Oxford
58m
Firsdown is 58 miles south-east of Gloucester