Gileston is located in the county of South Glamorgan, Wales, three miles east of the town of Llantwit Major, 19 miles west of the major town of Weston-Super-Mare, 12 miles south-west of Cardiff, and 142 miles west of London. Gileston lies seven miles south of the Mid Glamorgan border, and was historically in the county of Glamorgan. Gileston falls within the unitary authority of Bro Morgannwg - the Vale of Glamorgan. It is in the CF62 postcode district. The post town for Gileston is Barry.
Gileston is in the ceremonial county of South Glamorgan, the historic county of Glamorgan, and the administrative county of Bro Morgannwg - the Vale of Glamorgan.
|Ceremonial County||South Glamorgan|
|Administrative County||Bro Morgannwg - the Vale of Glamorgan|
Gileston is situated towards the southernmost extremity of South Glamorgan, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of South Glamorgan.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Gileston is CF62 4HX.
Gileston is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the CF62 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the CF62 postcode district.
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The post town for Gileston is Barry. Gileston is in the CF62 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Barry.
The centre of Gileston is located at position 51.39378° latitude and -3.41172° longitude.
The centre of Gileston is located at the grid reference easting 301877 and northing 167028 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Gileston relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Gileston to the centre of the town.
Position of Gileston relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Gileston to the centre of the city.