Where is Merstone?

Merstone is located in the county of Isle of Wight, South East England, three miles south-east of the town of Newport, 12 miles south-west of the major city of Portsmouth, and 77 miles south-west of London. Merstone was historically in the county of Hampshire. Merstone falls within the unitary authority of Isle of Wight. It is in the PO30 postcode district.

Merstone on a map

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

Which county is Merstone in?

Merstone 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 Merstone in Isle of Wight?

Merstone is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Isle of Wight, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Isle of Wight.

Location of Merstone within Isle of Wight

What is the postcode for Merstone?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Merstone is PO30 3DF.

Where is Merstone in PO30?

Merstone is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the PO30 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the PO30 postcode district.

Location of Merstone within PO30

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What is the latitude and longitude of Merstone?

The centre of Merstone is located at position 50.66295° latitude and -1.25504° longitude.

Latitude50.66295°
Longitude-1.25504°

What is the easting and northing of Merstone?

The centre of Merstone is located at the grid reference easting 452749 and northing 85073 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting452749
Northing85073

What are the nearest towns to Merstone?

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

3m
Merstone is 3 miles south-east of Newport
4m
Merstone is 4 miles north-west of Shanklin
5m
Merstone is 5 miles west of Sandown
5m
Merstone is 5 miles west of Brading
5m
Merstone is 5 miles north-west of Ventnor
6m
Merstone is 6 miles south-west of Ryde
7m
Merstone is 7 miles south of East Cowes
7m
Merstone is 7 miles south of Cowes
11m
Merstone is 11 miles south-west of Gosport
11m
Merstone is 11 miles east of Yarmouth

What are the nearest cities to Merstone?

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

12m
Merstone is 12 miles south-west of Portsmouth
18m
Merstone is 18 miles south of Southampton
24m
Merstone is 24 miles south-west of Chichester
28m
Merstone is 28 miles south of Winchester
37m
Merstone is 37 miles south-east of Salisbury
50m
Merstone is 50 miles west of Brighton and Hove
69m
Merstone is 69 miles south-east of Bath
72m
Merstone is 72 miles south-east of Wells
75m
Merstone is 75 miles south of Oxford
76m
Merstone is 76 miles south-west of City of Westminster