Where is Petersfield?

Petersfield is located in the county of Hampshire, South East England, seven miles north-east of the town of Horndean, 16 miles north-east of the major city of Portsmouth, and 50 miles south-west of London. Petersfield lies roughly one mile west of the West Sussex border. Petersfield falls within the district council of East Hampshire, under the county council of Hampshire. It is in the GU32 postcode district. The post town for Petersfield is Petersfield.

Petersfield on a map

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

Which county is Petersfield in?

Petersfield is in the ceremonial county of Hampshire, the historic county of Hampshire, and the administrative county of Hampshire.

Ceremonial CountyHampshire
Historic CountyHampshire
Administrative CountyHampshire

Where is Petersfield in Hampshire?

Petersfield is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Hampshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Hampshire.

Location of Petersfield within Hampshire

What is the postcode for Petersfield?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Petersfield is GU32 9ZZ.

Where is Petersfield in GU32?

Petersfield is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the GU32 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the GU32 postcode district.

Location of Petersfield within GU32

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What is the post town for Petersfield?

The post town for Petersfield is Petersfield. Petersfield is in the GU32 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Petersfield.

What is the latitude and longitude of Petersfield?

The centre of Petersfield is located at position 51.00395° latitude and -0.9377° longitude.

Latitude51.00395°
Longitude-0.9377°

What is the easting and northing of Petersfield?

The centre of Petersfield is located at the grid reference easting 474632 and northing 123266 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting474632
Northing123266

What are the nearest towns to Petersfield?

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

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Petersfield is 7 miles north-east of Horndean
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Petersfield is 8 miles south-west of Bordon
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Petersfield is 9 miles west of Midhurst
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Petersfield is 10 miles south of Alton
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Petersfield is 10 miles north of Havant
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Petersfield is 11 miles north of Emsworth
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Petersfield is 11 miles south-east of New Alresford
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Petersfield is 12 miles south-west of Haslemere
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Petersfield is 12 miles east of Bishop's Waltham
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Petersfield is 13 miles north-east of Wickham

What are the nearest cities to Petersfield?

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

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Petersfield is 13 miles north-west of Chichester
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Petersfield is 16 miles north-east of Portsmouth
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Petersfield is 17 miles east of Winchester
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Petersfield is 21 miles east of Southampton
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Petersfield is 37 miles west of Brighton and Hove
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Petersfield is 38 miles east of Salisbury
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Petersfield is 49 miles south-west of City of Westminster
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Petersfield is 49 miles south-west of London
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Petersfield is 51 miles south-west of City of London
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Petersfield is 54 miles south of Oxford