Where is Rake?

Rake is located in the county of West Sussex, South East England, four miles north-east of the town of Petersfield, 18 miles south-west of the major town of Guildford, and 45 miles south-west of London. Rake lies just east of the Hampshire border, and was historically in the county of Sussex. Rake falls within the district council of Chichester, under the county council of West Sussex. It is in the GU33 postcode district. The post town for Rake is Liss.

Rake on a map

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

Which county is Rake in?

Rake is in the ceremonial county of West Sussex, the historic county of Sussex, and the administrative county of West Sussex.

Ceremonial CountyWest Sussex
Historic CountySussex
Administrative CountyWest Sussex

Where is Rake in West Sussex?

Rake is situated towards the northernmost extremity of West Sussex, and towards the westernmost extremity of West Sussex.

Location of Rake within West Sussex

What is the postcode for Rake?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Rake is GU33 7PQ.

Where is Rake in GU33?

Rake is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the GU33 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the GU33 postcode district.

Location of Rake within GU33

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What is the post town for Rake?

The post town for Rake is Liss. Rake is in the GU33 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Liss.

What is the latitude and longitude of Rake?

The centre of Rake is located at position 51.04295° latitude and -0.85647° longitude.

Latitude51.04295°
Longitude-0.85647°

What is the easting and northing of Rake?

The centre of Rake is located at the grid reference easting 480265 and northing 127688 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting480265
Northing127688

What are the nearest towns to Rake?

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

4m
Rake is 4 miles north-east of Petersfield
5m
Rake is 5 miles south of Bordon
6m
Rake is 6 miles north-west of Midhurst
7m
Rake is 7 miles south-west of Haslemere
9m
Rake is 9 miles south-east of Alton
11m
Rake is 11 miles north-east of Horndean
12m
Rake is 12 miles west of Petworth
12m
Rake is 12 miles south of Farnham
14m
Rake is 14 miles east of New Alresford
14m
Rake is 14 miles north of Emsworth

What are the nearest cities to Rake?

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

15m
Rake is 15 miles north of Chichester
20m
Rake is 20 miles east of Winchester
20m
Rake is 20 miles north-east of Portsmouth
26m
Rake is 26 miles east of Southampton
35m
Rake is 35 miles north-west of Brighton and Hove
41m
Rake is 41 miles east of Salisbury
45m
Rake is 45 miles south-west of City of Westminster
45m
Rake is 45 miles south-west of London
46m
Rake is 46 miles south-west of City of London
52m
Rake is 52 miles south of Oxford