Where is Lower Basildon?

Lower Basildon is located in the county of Berkshire, South East England, seven miles south of the town of Wallingford, seven miles north-west of the major town of Reading, and 43 miles west of London. Lower Basildon lies just south-east of the Oxfordshire border. Lower Basildon falls within the unitary authority of West Berkshire. It is in the RG8 postcode district. The post town for Lower Basildon is Reading.

Lower Basildon on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Lower Basildon
Location of Lower Basildon within the UK

Which county is Lower Basildon in?

Lower Basildon is in the ceremonial county of Berkshire, the historic county of Berkshire, and the administrative county of West Berkshire.

Ceremonial CountyBerkshire
Historic CountyBerkshire
Administrative CountyWest Berkshire

Where is Lower Basildon in Berkshire?

Lower Basildon is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Berkshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Berkshire.

Location of Lower Basildon within Berkshire

What is the postcode for Lower Basildon?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Lower Basildon is RG8 9NL.

Where is Lower Basildon in RG8?

Lower Basildon is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the RG8 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the RG8 postcode district.

Location of Lower Basildon within RG8

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What is the post town for Lower Basildon?

The post town for Lower Basildon is Reading. Lower Basildon is in the RG8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Reading.

What is the latitude and longitude of Lower Basildon?

The centre of Lower Basildon is located at position 51.50375° latitude and -1.1231° longitude.

Latitude51.50375°
Longitude-1.1231°

What is the easting and northing of Lower Basildon?

The centre of Lower Basildon is located at the grid reference easting 460961 and northing 178677 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting460961
Northing178677

What are the nearest towns to Lower Basildon?

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

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Lower Basildon is 7 miles south of Wallingford
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Lower Basildon is 7 miles north-west of Reading
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Lower Basildon is 9 miles south-east of Didcot
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Lower Basildon is 9 miles north-east of Thatcham
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Lower Basildon is 10 miles west of Henley-on-Thames
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Lower Basildon is 10 miles west of Woodley
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Lower Basildon is 10 miles north of Tadley
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Lower Basildon is 11 miles south-west of Watlington
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Lower Basildon is 11 miles north-east of Newbury
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Lower Basildon is 13 miles south-east of Abingdon-on-Thames

What are the nearest cities to Lower Basildon?

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

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Lower Basildon is 18 miles south of Oxford
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Lower Basildon is 32 miles north of Winchester
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Lower Basildon is 38 miles south-west of St Albans
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Lower Basildon is 42 miles north-east of Salisbury
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Lower Basildon is 43 miles west of London
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Lower Basildon is 43 miles west of City of Westminster
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Lower Basildon is 43 miles north of Southampton
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Lower Basildon is 44 miles west of City of London
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Lower Basildon is 48 miles north of Chichester
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Lower Basildon is 49 miles north of Portsmouth