Where is Orchard Leigh?

Orchard Leigh is located in the county of Buckinghamshire, South East England, two miles north-east of the town of Chesham, five miles south-west of the major town of Hemel Hempstead, and 23 miles north-west of London. Orchard Leigh lies just south-west of the Hertfordshire border. Orchard Leigh falls within the district council of Chiltern, under the county council of Buckinghamshire. It is in the HP5 postcode district. The post town for Orchard Leigh is Chesham.

Orchard Leigh on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Orchard Leigh
Location of Orchard Leigh within the UK

Which county is Orchard Leigh in?

Orchard Leigh is in the ceremonial county of Buckinghamshire, the historic county of Buckinghamshire, and the administrative county of Buckinghamshire.

Ceremonial CountyBuckinghamshire
Historic CountyBuckinghamshire
Administrative CountyBuckinghamshire

Where is Orchard Leigh in Buckinghamshire?

Orchard Leigh is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Buckinghamshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Buckinghamshire.

Location of Orchard Leigh within Buckinghamshire

What is the postcode for Orchard Leigh?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Orchard Leigh is HP5 3QW.

Where is Orchard Leigh in HP5?

Orchard Leigh is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the HP5 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the HP5 postcode district.

Location of Orchard Leigh within HP5

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What is the post town for Orchard Leigh?

The post town for Orchard Leigh is Chesham. Orchard Leigh is in the HP5 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Chesham.

What is the latitude and longitude of Orchard Leigh?

The centre of Orchard Leigh is located at position 51.71657° latitude and -0.56999° longitude.

Latitude51.71657°
Longitude-0.56999°

What is the easting and northing of Orchard Leigh?

The centre of Orchard Leigh is located at the grid reference easting 498887 and northing 202950 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting498887
Northing202950

What are the nearest towns to Orchard Leigh?

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

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Orchard Leigh is 2 miles north-east of Chesham
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Orchard Leigh is 3 miles north-east of Amersham
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Orchard Leigh is 3 miles south of Berkhamsted
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Orchard Leigh is 5 miles north-west of Chorleywood
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Orchard Leigh is 5 miles south-west of Hemel Hempstead
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Orchard Leigh is 7 miles south-east of Tring
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Orchard Leigh is 7 miles north-west of Rickmansworth
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Orchard Leigh is 8 miles north-east of Beaconsfield
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Orchard Leigh is 8 miles east of Wendover
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Orchard Leigh is 9 miles north-west of Watford

What are the nearest cities to Orchard Leigh?

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

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Orchard Leigh is 10 miles west of St Albans
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Orchard Leigh is 24 miles north-west of London
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Orchard Leigh is 24 miles north-west of City of Westminster
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Orchard Leigh is 25 miles north-west of City of London
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Orchard Leigh is 30 miles east of Oxford
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Orchard Leigh is 45 miles south-west of Cambridge
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Orchard Leigh is 45 miles west of Chelmsford
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Orchard Leigh is 55 miles north-east of Winchester
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Orchard Leigh is 59 miles south-west of Ely
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Orchard Leigh is 61 miles south of Peterborough