Where is Lover?

Lover is located in the county of Wiltshire, South West England, five miles north-east of the town of Fordingbridge, 14 miles west of the major city of Southampton, 73 miles south-east of Cardiff, and 78 miles south-west of London. Lover lies just west of the Hampshire border. Lover falls within the unitary authority of Wiltshire. It is in the SP5 postcode district. The post town for Lover is Salisbury.

Lover on a map

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

Which county is Lover in?

Lover 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 Lover in Wiltshire?

Lover is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Wiltshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Wiltshire.

Location of Lover within Wiltshire

What is the postcode for Lover?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Lover is SP5 2PG.

Where is Lover in SP5?

Lover is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the SP5 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the SP5 postcode district.

Location of Lover within SP5

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What is the post town for Lover?

The post town for Lover is Salisbury. Lover is in the SP5 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Salisbury.

What is the latitude and longitude of Lover?

The centre of Lover is located at position 50.98007° latitude and -1.69926° longitude.

Latitude50.98007°
Longitude-1.69926°

What is the easting and northing of Lover?

The centre of Lover is located at the grid reference easting 421209 and northing 120116 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting421209
Northing120116

What are the nearest towns to Lover?

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

5m
Lover is 5 miles north-east of Fordingbridge
9m
Lover is 9 miles west of Romsey
10m
Lover is 10 miles south-east of Wilton
10m
Lover is 10 miles north-east of Ringwood
10m
Lover is 10 miles north-west of Totton
10m
Lover is 10 miles north-east of Verwood
14m
Lover is 14 miles south of Amesbury
15m
Lover is 15 miles north-east of Ferndown
15m
Lover is 15 miles west of Eastleigh
16m
Lover is 16 miles north of New Milton

What are the nearest cities to Lover?

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

8m
Lover is 8 miles south-east of Salisbury
14m
Lover is 14 miles west of Southampton
18m
Lover is 18 miles west of Winchester
29m
Lover is 29 miles north-west of Portsmouth
40m
Lover is 40 miles south-east of Bath
41m
Lover is 41 miles west of Chichester
44m
Lover is 44 miles east of Wells
51m
Lover is 51 miles south-east of Bristol
57m
Lover is 57 miles south of Oxford
66m
Lover is 66 miles south of Gloucester