Where is Harescombe?

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 on a map

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

Which county is Harescombe in?

Harescombe is in the ceremonial county of Gloucestershire, the historic county of Gloucestershire, and the administrative county of Gloucestershire.

Ceremonial CountyGloucestershire
Historic CountyGloucestershire
Administrative CountyGloucestershire

Where is Harescombe in 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.

Location of Harescombe within Gloucestershire

What is the postcode for Harescombe?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Harescombe is GL4 0XD.

Where is Harescombe in GL4?

Harescombe is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the GL4 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the GL4 postcode district.

Location of Harescombe within GL4

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What is the post town for Harescombe?

The post town for Harescombe is Gloucester. Harescombe is in the GL4 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Gloucester.

What is the latitude and longitude of Harescombe?

The centre of Harescombe is located at position 51.79171° latitude and -2.23964° longitude.

Latitude51.79171°
Longitude-2.23964°

What is the easting and northing of Harescombe?

The centre of Harescombe is located at the grid reference easting 383569 and northing 210366 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting383569
Northing210366

What are the nearest towns to Harescombe?

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

2m
Harescombe is 2 miles west of Painswick
3m
Harescombe is 3 miles north of Stroud
4m
Harescombe is 4 miles north-east of Stonehouse
6m
Harescombe is 6 miles north of Minchinhampton
7m
Harescombe is 7 miles north of Nailsworth
9m
Harescombe is 9 miles north-east of Dursley
10m
Harescombe is 10 miles south-west of Cheltenham
11m
Harescombe is 11 miles north of Tetbury
11m
Harescombe is 11 miles east of Cinderford
12m
Harescombe is 12 miles north-east of Wotton-under-Edge

What are the nearest cities to Harescombe?

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

5m
Harescombe is 5 miles south of Gloucester
27m
Harescombe is 27 miles south-east of Hereford
28m
Harescombe is 28 miles south of Worcester
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Harescombe is 28 miles north-east of Bristol
29m
Harescombe is 29 miles north of Bath
35m
Harescombe is 35 miles north-east of Newport
42m
Harescombe is 42 miles west of Oxford
44m
Harescombe is 44 miles north-east of Wells
46m
Harescombe is 46 miles north-east of Cardiff
50m
Harescombe is 50 miles south of Birmingham

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