Where is Highclere?

Highclere is located in the county of Hampshire, South East England, four miles south-west of the town of Newbury, 14 miles north-west of the major town of Basingstoke, and 55 miles west of London. Highclere lies two miles south-west of the Berkshire border. Highclere falls within the district council of Basingstoke and Deane, under the county council of Hampshire. It is in the RG20 postcode district. The post town for Highclere is Newbury.

Highclere on a map

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

Which county is Highclere in?

Highclere is in the ceremonial county of Hampshire, the historic county of Hampshire, and the administrative county of Hampshire.

Ceremonial CountyHampshire
Historic CountyHampshire
Administrative CountyHampshire

Where is Highclere in Hampshire?

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

Location of Highclere within Hampshire

What is the postcode for Highclere?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Highclere is RG20 9NY.

Where is Highclere in RG20?

Highclere is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the RG20 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the RG20 postcode district.

Location of Highclere within RG20

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What is the post town for Highclere?

The post town for Highclere is Newbury. Highclere is in the RG20 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Newbury.

What is the latitude and longitude of Highclere?

The centre of Highclere is located at position 51.34458° latitude and -1.3749° longitude.

Latitude51.34458°
Longitude-1.3749°

What is the easting and northing of Highclere?

The centre of Highclere is located at the grid reference easting 443635 and northing 160796 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting443635
Northing160796

What are the nearest towns to Highclere?

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

4m
Highclere is 4 miles south-west of Newbury
6m
Highclere is 6 miles south-west of Thatcham
8m
Highclere is 8 miles south-east of Hungerford
8m
Highclere is 8 miles north of Whitchurch
10m
Highclere is 10 miles west of Tadley
10m
Highclere is 10 miles north-east of Andover
12m
Highclere is 12 miles north-east of Ludgershall
14m
Highclere is 14 miles north-west of Basingstoke
14m
Highclere is 14 miles north-east of Tidworth
16m
Highclere is 16 miles east of Marlborough

What are the nearest cities to Highclere?

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

20m
Highclere is 20 miles north of Winchester
26m
Highclere is 26 miles north-east of Salisbury
29m
Highclere is 29 miles south of Oxford
30m
Highclere is 30 miles north of Southampton
40m
Highclere is 40 miles north of Portsmouth
43m
Highclere is 43 miles east of Bath
44m
Highclere is 44 miles north-west of Chichester
52m
Highclere is 52 miles south-east of Gloucester
53m
Highclere is 53 miles south-west of St Albans
54m
Highclere is 54 miles east of Bristol