Where is Gaunts?

Gaunts is located in the county of Dorset, South West England, three miles north of the town of Wimborne Minster, eight miles north of the major town of Poole, 68 miles south-east of Cardiff, and 93 miles south-west of London. Gaunts lies five miles south-west of the Hampshire border. Gaunts falls within the district council of East Dorset, under the county council of Dorset. It is in the BH21 postcode district. The post town for Gaunts is Wimborne.

Gaunts on a map

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

Which county is Gaunts in?

Gaunts 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 Gaunts in Dorset?

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

Location of Gaunts within Dorset

What is the postcode for Gaunts?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Gaunts is BH21 4JH.

Where is Gaunts in BH21?

Gaunts is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the BH21 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the BH21 postcode district.

Location of Gaunts within BH21

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What is the post town for Gaunts?

The post town for Gaunts is Wimborne. Gaunts is in the BH21 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Wimborne.

What is the latitude and longitude of Gaunts?

The centre of Gaunts is located at position 50.84149° latitude and -1.97373° longitude.

Latitude50.84149°
Longitude-1.97373°

What is the easting and northing of Gaunts?

The centre of Gaunts is located at the grid reference easting 401946 and northing 104663 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting401946
Northing104663

What are the nearest towns to Gaunts?

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

3m
Gaunts is 3 miles north of Wimborne Minster
5m
Gaunts is 5 miles north-west of Ferndown
5m
Gaunts is 5 miles south-west of Verwood
8m
Gaunts is 8 miles west of Ringwood
8m
Gaunts is 8 miles east of Blandford Forum
8m
Gaunts is 8 miles north of Poole
9m
Gaunts is 9 miles north-west of Bournemouth
10m
Gaunts is 10 miles south-west of Fordingbridge
11m
Gaunts is 11 miles north-west of Christchurch
12m
Gaunts is 12 miles north-east of Wareham

What are the nearest cities to Gaunts?

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

18m
Gaunts is 18 miles south-west of Salisbury
25m
Gaunts is 25 miles west of Southampton
33m
Gaunts is 33 miles south-west of Winchester
39m
Gaunts is 39 miles west of Portsmouth
39m
Gaunts is 39 miles south-east of Wells
41m
Gaunts is 41 miles south-east of Bath
50m
Gaunts is 50 miles south-east of Bristol
52m
Gaunts is 52 miles west of Chichester
68m
Gaunts is 68 miles south-east of Newport
68m
Gaunts is 68 miles south-east of Cardiff

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