Harescombe is located in the county of Gloucestershire, South West England, two miles west of the town of Painswick, five miles south of the major city of Gloucester, 46 miles north-east of Cardiff, and 93 miles west of London. Harescombe falls within the district council of Stroud, under the county council of Gloucestershire. It is in the GL4 postcode district. The post town for Harescombe is Gloucester.
Harescombe is in the ceremonial county of Gloucestershire, the historic county of Gloucestershire, and the administrative county of Gloucestershire.
Harescombe is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Gloucestershire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Gloucestershire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Harescombe is GL4 0XD.
Harescombe is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the GL4 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the GL4 postcode district.
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The post town for Harescombe is Gloucester. Harescombe is in the GL4 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Gloucester.
The centre of Harescombe is located at position 51.79171° latitude and -2.23964° longitude.
The centre of Harescombe is located at the grid reference easting 383569 and northing 210366 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Harescombe relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Harescombe to the centre of the town.
Position of Harescombe relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Harescombe to the centre of the city.