Where is Hartmoor?

Hartmoor is located in the county of Dorset, South West England, three miles south-west of the town of Gillingham, 25 miles south of the major city of Bath, 49 miles south-east of Cardiff, and 101 miles west of London. Hartmoor lies roughly one mile east of the Somerset border. Hartmoor falls within the district council of North Dorset, under the county council of Dorset. It is in the SP8 postcode district. The post town for Hartmoor is Gillingham.

Hartmoor on a map

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

Which county is Hartmoor in?

Hartmoor 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 Hartmoor in Dorset?

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

Location of Hartmoor within Dorset

What is the postcode for Hartmoor?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Hartmoor is SP8 5EB.

Where is Hartmoor in SP8?

Hartmoor is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the SP8 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the SP8 postcode district.

Location of Hartmoor within SP8

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What is the post town for Hartmoor?

The post town for Hartmoor is Gillingham. Hartmoor is in the SP8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Gillingham.

What is the latitude and longitude of Hartmoor?

The centre of Hartmoor is located at position 51.01696° latitude and -2.33048° longitude.

Latitude51.01696°
Longitude-2.33048°

What is the easting and northing of Hartmoor?

The centre of Hartmoor is located at the grid reference easting 376915 and northing 124228 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting376915
Northing124228

What are the nearest towns to Hartmoor?

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

3m
Hartmoor is 3 miles south-west of Gillingham
4m
Hartmoor is 4 miles south-east of Wincanton
4m
Hartmoor is 4 miles north-east of Stalbridge
6m
Hartmoor is 6 miles south-west of Mere
6m
Hartmoor is 6 miles west of Shaftesbury
6m
Hartmoor is 6 miles north of Sturminster Newton
9m
Hartmoor is 9 miles south-east of Bruton
9m
Hartmoor is 9 miles north-east of Sherborne
9m
Hartmoor is 9 miles south-east of Castle Cary
13m
Hartmoor is 13 miles north-west of Blandford Forum

What are the nearest cities to Hartmoor?

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

19m
Hartmoor is 19 miles south-east of Wells
24m
Hartmoor is 24 miles west of Salisbury
25m
Hartmoor is 25 miles south of Bath
32m
Hartmoor is 32 miles south of Bristol
41m
Hartmoor is 41 miles west of Southampton
45m
Hartmoor is 45 miles west of Winchester
49m
Hartmoor is 49 miles south-east of Cardiff
49m
Hartmoor is 49 miles south-east of Newport
56m
Hartmoor is 56 miles west of Portsmouth
56m
Hartmoor is 56 miles east of Exeter