Where is Lower Hamstead?

Lower Hamstead is located in the county of Isle of Wight, South East England, four miles east of the town of Yarmouth, 13 miles south of the major city of Southampton, and 79 miles south-west of London. Lower Hamstead lies three miles south of the Hampshire border, and was historically in the county of Hampshire. Lower Hamstead falls within the unitary authority of Isle of Wight. It is in the PO41 postcode district. The post town for Lower Hamstead is Yarmouth.

Lower Hamstead on a map

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

Which county is Lower Hamstead in?

Lower Hamstead is in the ceremonial county of Isle of Wight, the historic county of Hampshire, and the administrative county of Isle of Wight.

Ceremonial CountyIsle of Wight
Historic CountyHampshire
Administrative CountyIsle of Wight

Where is Lower Hamstead in Isle of Wight?

Lower Hamstead is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Isle of Wight, and towards the westernmost extremity of Isle of Wight.

Location of Lower Hamstead within Isle of Wight

What is the postcode for Lower Hamstead?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Lower Hamstead is PO41 0YF.

Where is Lower Hamstead in PO41?

Lower Hamstead is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the PO41 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the PO41 postcode district.

Location of Lower Hamstead within PO41

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What is the post town for Lower Hamstead?

The post town for Lower Hamstead is Yarmouth. Lower Hamstead is in the PO41 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Yarmouth.

What is the latitude and longitude of Lower Hamstead?

The centre of Lower Hamstead is located at position 50.716° latitude and -1.41808° longitude.

Latitude50.716°
Longitude-1.41808°

What is the easting and northing of Lower Hamstead?

The centre of Lower Hamstead is located at the grid reference easting 441179 and northing 90869 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting441179
Northing90869

What are the nearest towns to Lower Hamstead?

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

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Lower Hamstead is 4 miles east of Yarmouth
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Lower Hamstead is 6 miles west of Newport
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Lower Hamstead is 6 miles south-west of Cowes
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Lower Hamstead is 6 miles south-east of Lymington
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Lower Hamstead is 6 miles south-west of East Cowes
11m
Lower Hamstead is 11 miles east of New Milton
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Lower Hamstead is 11 miles west of Ryde
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Lower Hamstead is 12 miles north-west of Shanklin
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Lower Hamstead is 12 miles west of Brading
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Lower Hamstead is 12 miles west of Sandown

What are the nearest cities to Lower Hamstead?

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

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Lower Hamstead is 13 miles south of Southampton
15m
Lower Hamstead is 15 miles west of Portsmouth
24m
Lower Hamstead is 24 miles south of Winchester
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Lower Hamstead is 29 miles west of Chichester
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Lower Hamstead is 30 miles south-east of Salisbury
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Lower Hamstead is 56 miles west of Brighton and Hove
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Lower Hamstead is 62 miles south-east of Bath
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Lower Hamstead is 64 miles south-east of Wells
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Lower Hamstead is 72 miles south of Oxford
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Lower Hamstead is 72 miles south-east of Bristol

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