Lake is located in the county of Wiltshire, South West England, two miles south-west of the town of Amesbury, 25 miles north-west of the major city of Southampton, 63 miles east of Cardiff, and 77 miles west of London. Lake lies six miles west of the Hampshire border. Lake falls within the unitary authority of Wiltshire. It is in the SP4 postcode district. The post town for Lake is Salisbury.
Lake is in the ceremonial county of Wiltshire, the historic county of Wiltshire, and the administrative county of Wiltshire.
Lake is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Wiltshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Wiltshire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Lake is SP4 7BP.
Lake is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the SP4 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the SP4 postcode district.
The post town for Lake is Salisbury. Lake is in the SP4 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Salisbury.
The centre of Lake is located at position 51.15057° latitude and -1.8111° longitude.
The centre of Lake is located at the grid reference easting 413309 and northing 139051 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Lake relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Lake to the centre of the town.
Position of Lake relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Lake to the centre of the city.