Where is Monknash?

Monknash is located in the county of South Glamorgan, Wales, three miles west of the town of Llantwit Major, 22 miles south-east of the major city of Swansea, 17 miles west of Cardiff, and 148 miles west of London. Monknash lies four miles south of the Mid Glamorgan border, and was historically in the county of Glamorgan. Monknash falls within the unitary authority of Bro Morgannwg - the Vale of Glamorgan. It is in the CF71 postcode district.

Monknash on a map

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

Which county is Monknash in?

Monknash is in the ceremonial county of South Glamorgan, the historic county of Glamorgan, and the administrative county of Bro Morgannwg - the Vale of Glamorgan.

Ceremonial CountySouth Glamorgan
Historic CountyGlamorgan
Administrative CountyBro Morgannwg - the Vale of Glamorgan

Where is Monknash in South Glamorgan?

Monknash is situated towards the southernmost extremity of South Glamorgan, and towards the westernmost extremity of South Glamorgan.

Location of Monknash within South Glamorgan

What is the postcode for Monknash?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Monknash is CF71 7QQ.

Where is Monknash in CF71?

Monknash is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the CF71 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the CF71 postcode district.

Location of Monknash within CF71

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What is the latitude and longitude of Monknash?

The centre of Monknash is located at position 51.42397° latitude and -3.55431° longitude.

Latitude51.42397°
Longitude-3.55431°

What is the easting and northing of Monknash?

The centre of Monknash is located at the grid reference easting 292028 and northing 170587 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting292028
Northing170587

What are the nearest towns to Monknash?

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

3m
Monknash is 3 miles west of Llantwit Major
5m
Monknash is 5 miles south-west of Cowbridge
6m
Monknash is 6 miles south of Bridgend
7m
Monknash is 7 miles south of Pencoed
7m
Monknash is 7 miles south-east of Porthcawl
11m
Monknash is 11 miles south-west of Talbot Green
11m
Monknash is 11 miles south-west of Llantrisant
12m
Monknash is 12 miles west of Barry
13m
Monknash is 13 miles south of Pontycymer
14m
Monknash is 14 miles south of Maesteg

What are the nearest cities to Monknash?

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

17m
Monknash is 17 miles west of Cardiff
22m
Monknash is 22 miles south-east of Swansea
27m
Monknash is 27 miles south-west of Newport
41m
Monknash is 41 miles west of Bristol
42m
Monknash is 42 miles west of Wells
48m
Monknash is 48 miles north of Exeter
52m
Monknash is 52 miles west of Bath
57m
Monknash is 57 miles south-west of Hereford
64m
Monknash is 64 miles south-west of Gloucester
77m
Monknash is 77 miles north of Plymouth

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