Where is Idstone?

Idstone is located in the county of Oxfordshire, South East England, six miles south-east of the town of Highworth, seven miles east of the major town of Swindon, and 65 miles west of London. Idstone lies just north-east of the Wiltshire border, and was historically in the county of Berkshire. Idstone falls within the district council of Vale of White Horse, under the county council of Oxfordshire. It is in the SN6 postcode district. The post town for Idstone is Swindon.

Idstone on a map

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

Which county is Idstone in?

Idstone is in the ceremonial county of Oxfordshire, the historic county of Berkshire, and the administrative county of Oxfordshire.

Ceremonial CountyOxfordshire
Historic CountyBerkshire
Administrative CountyOxfordshire

Where is Idstone in Oxfordshire?

Idstone is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Oxfordshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Oxfordshire.

Location of Idstone within Oxfordshire

What is the postcode for Idstone?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Idstone is SN6 8LL.

Where is Idstone in SN6?

Idstone is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the SN6 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the SN6 postcode district.

Location of Idstone within SN6

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What is the post town for Idstone?

The post town for Idstone is Swindon. Idstone is in the SN6 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Swindon.

What is the latitude and longitude of Idstone?

The centre of Idstone is located at position 51.55648° latitude and -1.6295° longitude.

Latitude51.55648°
Longitude-1.6295°

What is the easting and northing of Idstone?

The centre of Idstone is located at the grid reference easting 425783 and northing 184242 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting425783
Northing184242

What are the nearest towns to Idstone?

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

6m
Idstone is 6 miles south-east of Highworth
7m
Idstone is 7 miles east of Swindon
7m
Idstone is 7 miles south of Faringdon
9m
Idstone is 9 miles west of Wantage
10m
Idstone is 10 miles south of Lechlade-on-Thames
10m
Idstone is 10 miles north-east of Marlborough
11m
Idstone is 11 miles north-west of Hungerford
11m
Idstone is 11 miles south-east of Cricklade
12m
Idstone is 12 miles east of Royal Wootton Bassett
12m
Idstone is 12 miles south-east of Fairford

What are the nearest cities to Idstone?

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

21m
Idstone is 21 miles south-west of Oxford
34m
Idstone is 34 miles east of Bath
34m
Idstone is 34 miles south-east of Gloucester
34m
Idstone is 34 miles north of Salisbury
37m
Idstone is 37 miles north of Winchester
43m
Idstone is 43 miles east of Bristol
46m
Idstone is 46 miles north of Southampton
50m
Idstone is 50 miles north-east of Wells
51m
Idstone is 51 miles south-east of Worcester
57m
Idstone is 57 miles west of St Albans