Where is Higher Coombe?

Higher Coombe is located in the county of Wiltshire, South West England, two miles east of the town of Shaftesbury, 21 miles north of the major town of Poole, 55 miles south-east of Cardiff, and 95 miles south-west of London. Higher Coombe lies just north-east of the Dorset border. Higher Coombe falls within the unitary authority of Wiltshire. It is in the SP7 postcode district. The post town for Higher Coombe is Shaftesbury.

Higher Coombe on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Higher Coombe
Location of Higher Coombe within the UK

Which county is Higher Coombe in?

Higher Coombe is in the ceremonial county of Wiltshire, the historic county of Wiltshire, and the administrative county of Wiltshire.

Ceremonial CountyWiltshire
Historic CountyWiltshire
Administrative CountyWiltshire

Where is Higher Coombe in Wiltshire?

Higher Coombe is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Wiltshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Wiltshire.

Location of Higher Coombe within Wiltshire

What is the postcode for Higher Coombe?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Higher Coombe is SP7 9LR.

Where is Higher Coombe in SP7?

Higher Coombe is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the SP7 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SP7 postcode district.

Location of Higher Coombe within SP7

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What is the post town for Higher Coombe?

The post town for Higher Coombe is Shaftesbury. Higher Coombe is in the SP7 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Shaftesbury.

What is the latitude and longitude of Higher Coombe?

The centre of Higher Coombe is located at position 51.00375° latitude and -2.15913° longitude.

Latitude51.00375°
Longitude-2.15913°

What is the easting and northing of Higher Coombe?

The centre of Higher Coombe is located at the grid reference easting 388931 and northing 122719 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting388931
Northing122719

What are the nearest towns to Higher Coombe?

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

2m
Higher Coombe is 2 miles east of Shaftesbury
6m
Higher Coombe is 6 miles south-east of Gillingham
8m
Higher Coombe is 8 miles south-east of Mere
8m
Higher Coombe is 8 miles north-east of Sturminster Newton
10m
Higher Coombe is 10 miles east of Stalbridge
10m
Higher Coombe is 10 miles north of Blandford Forum
12m
Higher Coombe is 12 miles east of Wincanton
14m
Higher Coombe is 14 miles west of Wilton
14m
Higher Coombe is 14 miles south of Warminster
15m
Higher Coombe is 15 miles north-west of Verwood

What are the nearest cities to Higher Coombe?

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

16m
Higher Coombe is 16 miles west of Salisbury
26m
Higher Coombe is 26 miles south-east of Wells
28m
Higher Coombe is 28 miles south of Bath
34m
Higher Coombe is 34 miles west of Southampton
37m
Higher Coombe is 37 miles south-east of Bristol
37m
Higher Coombe is 37 miles west of Winchester
49m
Higher Coombe is 49 miles west of Portsmouth
54m
Higher Coombe is 54 miles south-east of Newport
55m
Higher Coombe is 55 miles south-east of Cardiff
60m
Higher Coombe is 60 miles south of Gloucester

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