Where is Kit Hill?

Kit Hill is located in the county of Dorset, South West England, two miles south-west of the town of Shaftesbury, 21 miles north-west of the major town of Poole, 54 miles south-east of Cardiff, and 98 miles south-west of London. Kit Hill lies three miles south-west of the Wiltshire border. Kit Hill falls within the district council of North Dorset, under the county council of Dorset. It is in the SP7 postcode district. The post town for Kit Hill is Shaftesbury.

Kit Hill on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Kit Hill
Location of Kit Hill within the UK

Which county is Kit Hill in?

Kit Hill 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 Kit Hill in Dorset?

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

Location of Kit Hill within Dorset

What is the postcode for Kit Hill?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Kit Hill is SP7 0AP.

Where is Kit Hill in SP7?

Kit Hill is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the SP7 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the SP7 postcode district.

Location of Kit Hill within SP7

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What is the post town for Kit Hill?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Kit Hill?

The centre of Kit Hill is located at position 50.97775° latitude and -2.22612° longitude.

Latitude50.97775°
Longitude-2.22612°

What is the easting and northing of Kit Hill?

The centre of Kit Hill is located at the grid reference easting 384222 and northing 119840 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting384222
Northing119840

What are the nearest towns to Kit Hill?

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

2m
Kit Hill is 2 miles south-west of Shaftesbury
5m
Kit Hill is 5 miles south-east of Gillingham
5m
Kit Hill is 5 miles north-east of Sturminster Newton
7m
Kit Hill is 7 miles east of Stalbridge
8m
Kit Hill is 8 miles south of Mere
9m
Kit Hill is 9 miles north of Blandford Forum
10m
Kit Hill is 10 miles south-east of Wincanton
13m
Kit Hill is 13 miles east of Sherborne
14m
Kit Hill is 14 miles south-east of Bruton
15m
Kit Hill is 15 miles south-east of Castle Cary

What are the nearest cities to Kit Hill?

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

20m
Kit Hill is 20 miles west of Salisbury
24m
Kit Hill is 24 miles south-east of Wells
29m
Kit Hill is 29 miles south of Bath
36m
Kit Hill is 36 miles west of Southampton
37m
Kit Hill is 37 miles south-east of Bristol
40m
Kit Hill is 40 miles west of Winchester
51m
Kit Hill is 51 miles west of Portsmouth
54m
Kit Hill is 54 miles south-east of Newport
54m
Kit Hill is 54 miles south-east of Cardiff
60m
Kit Hill is 60 miles east of Exeter

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