Where is Prestwood?

Prestwood is located in the county of Buckinghamshire, South East England, four miles south of the town of Wendover, five miles north of the major town of High Wycombe, and 29 miles north-west of London. Prestwood lies five miles south-west of the Hertfordshire border. Prestwood falls within the district council of Chiltern, under the county council of Buckinghamshire. It is in the HP16 postcode district. The post town for Prestwood is Great Missenden.

Prestwood on a map

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

Which county is Prestwood in?

Prestwood 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 Prestwood in Buckinghamshire?

Prestwood is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Buckinghamshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Buckinghamshire.

Location of Prestwood within Buckinghamshire

What is the postcode for Prestwood?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Prestwood is HP16 9EF.

Where is Prestwood in HP16?

Prestwood is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the HP16 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the HP16 postcode district.

Location of Prestwood within HP16

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What is the post town for Prestwood?

The post town for Prestwood is Great Missenden. Prestwood is in the HP16 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Great Missenden.

What is the latitude and longitude of Prestwood?

The centre of Prestwood is located at position 51.69975° latitude and -0.73695° longitude.

Latitude51.69975°
Longitude-0.73695°

What is the easting and northing of Prestwood?

The centre of Prestwood is located at the grid reference easting 487385 and northing 200866 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting487385
Northing200866

What are the nearest towns to Prestwood?

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

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Prestwood is 4 miles south of Wendover
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Prestwood is 4 miles east of Princes Risborough
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Prestwood is 5 miles north of High Wycombe
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Prestwood is 5 miles west of Chesham
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Prestwood is 6 miles west of Amersham
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Prestwood is 7 miles south-west of Tring
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Prestwood is 7 miles north-west of Beaconsfield
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Prestwood is 8 miles south-west of Berkhamsted
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Prestwood is 9 miles south of Aylesbury
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Prestwood is 9 miles north of Marlow

What are the nearest cities to Prestwood?

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

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Prestwood is 17 miles west of St Albans
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Prestwood is 23 miles east of Oxford
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Prestwood is 29 miles north-west of London
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Prestwood is 30 miles north-west of City of Westminster
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Prestwood is 31 miles north-west of City of London
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Prestwood is 51 miles south-west of Cambridge
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Prestwood is 51 miles north-east of Winchester
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Prestwood is 52 miles west of Chelmsford
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Prestwood is 59 miles south-east of Coventry
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Prestwood is 60 miles north of Chichester