Where is Plaitford?

Plaitford is located in the county of Wiltshire, South West England, five miles west of the town of Romsey, ten miles north-west of the major city of Southampton, and 74 miles south-west of London. Plaitford lies just south-west of the Hampshire border. Plaitford falls within the unitary authority of Wiltshire. It is in the SP5 postcode district. The post town for Plaitford is Salisbury.

Plaitford on a map

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

Which county is Plaitford in?

Plaitford 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 Plaitford in Wiltshire?

Plaitford is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Wiltshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Wiltshire.

Location of Plaitford within Wiltshire

What is the postcode for Plaitford?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Plaitford is SP5 2BD.

Where is Plaitford in SP5?

Plaitford is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the SP5 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the SP5 postcode district.

Location of Plaitford within SP5

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What is the post town for Plaitford?

The post town for Plaitford is Salisbury. Plaitford is in the SP5 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Salisbury.

What is the latitude and longitude of Plaitford?

The centre of Plaitford is located at position 50.97545° latitude and -1.60644° longitude.

Latitude50.97545°
Longitude-1.60644°

What is the easting and northing of Plaitford?

The centre of Plaitford is located at the grid reference easting 427728 and northing 119633 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting427728
Northing119633

What are the nearest towns to Plaitford?

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

5m
Plaitford is 5 miles west of Romsey
6m
Plaitford is 6 miles north-west of Totton
9m
Plaitford is 9 miles north-east of Fordingbridge
11m
Plaitford is 11 miles west of Eastleigh
12m
Plaitford is 12 miles north-east of Ringwood
13m
Plaitford is 13 miles south-east of Wilton
14m
Plaitford is 14 miles north-east of Verwood
14m
Plaitford is 14 miles west of Hedge End
15m
Plaitford is 15 miles north of Lymington
16m
Plaitford is 16 miles north of New Milton

What are the nearest cities to Plaitford?

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

10m
Plaitford is 10 miles north-west of Southampton
11m
Plaitford is 11 miles south-east of Salisbury
14m
Plaitford is 14 miles south-west of Winchester
26m
Plaitford is 26 miles north-west of Portsmouth
37m
Plaitford is 37 miles west of Chichester
43m
Plaitford is 43 miles south-east of Bath
48m
Plaitford is 48 miles east of Wells
54m
Plaitford is 54 miles south-east of Bristol
56m
Plaitford is 56 miles south of Oxford
65m
Plaitford is 65 miles west of Brighton and Hove