Hanwell is located in the county of Oxfordshire, South East England, two miles north-west of the town of Banbury, 23 miles south-west of the major town of Northampton, and 66 miles north-west of London. Hanwell lies just south-east of the Warwickshire border. Hanwell falls within the district council of Cherwell, under the county council of Oxfordshire. It is in the OX17 postcode district. The post town for Hanwell is Banbury.
Hanwell is in the ceremonial county of Oxfordshire, the historic county of Oxfordshire, and the administrative county of Oxfordshire.
Hanwell is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Oxfordshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Oxfordshire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Hanwell is OX17 1HQ.
Hanwell is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the OX17 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the OX17 postcode district.
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The post town for Hanwell is Banbury. Hanwell is in the OX17 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Banbury.
The centre of Hanwell is located at position 52.08926° latitude and -1.36756° longitude.
The centre of Hanwell is located at the grid reference easting 443429 and northing 243623 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Hanwell relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Hanwell to the centre of the town.
Position of Hanwell relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Hanwell to the centre of the city.