Where is Orcheston?

Orcheston is located in the county of Wiltshire, South West England, six miles west of the town of Amesbury, 23 miles south-east of the major city of Bath, and 80 miles west of London. Orcheston falls within the unitary authority of Wiltshire. It is in the SP3 postcode district. The post town for Orcheston is Salisbury.

Orcheston on a map

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

Which county is Orcheston in?

Orcheston is in the ceremonial county of Wiltshire, the historic county of Wiltshire, and the administrative county of Wiltshire.

Ceremonial CountyWiltshire
Historic CountyWiltshire
Administrative CountyWiltshire

Where is Orcheston in Wiltshire?

Orcheston is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Wiltshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Wiltshire.

Location of Orcheston within Wiltshire

What is the postcode for Orcheston?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Orcheston is SP3 4RQ.

Where is Orcheston in SP3?

Orcheston is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the SP3 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the SP3 postcode district.

Location of Orcheston within SP3

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What is the post town for Orcheston?

The post town for Orcheston is Salisbury. Orcheston is in the SP3 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Salisbury.

What is the latitude and longitude of Orcheston?

The centre of Orcheston is located at position 51.20406° latitude and -1.91644° longitude.

Latitude51.20406°
Longitude-1.91644°

What is the easting and northing of Orcheston?

The centre of Orcheston is located at the grid reference easting 405934 and northing 144986 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting405934
Northing144986

What are the nearest towns to Orcheston?

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

6m
Orcheston is 6 miles west of Amesbury
9m
Orcheston is 9 miles north of Wilton
11m
Orcheston is 11 miles south of Devizes
11m
Orcheston is 11 miles west of Tidworth
11m
Orcheston is 11 miles east of Warminster
12m
Orcheston is 12 miles east of Westbury
13m
Orcheston is 13 miles west of Ludgershall
15m
Orcheston is 15 miles south-east of Trowbridge
15m
Orcheston is 15 miles south-east of Melksham
17m
Orcheston is 17 miles south of Calne

What are the nearest cities to Orcheston?

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

11m
Orcheston is 11 miles north-west of Salisbury
23m
Orcheston is 23 miles south-east of Bath
28m
Orcheston is 28 miles west of Winchester
30m
Orcheston is 30 miles north-west of Southampton
32m
Orcheston is 32 miles east of Wells
34m
Orcheston is 34 miles south-east of Bristol
46m
Orcheston is 46 miles north-west of Portsmouth
47m
Orcheston is 47 miles south-west of Oxford
48m
Orcheston is 48 miles south of Gloucester
54m
Orcheston is 54 miles south-east of Casnewydd