Where is Rookley?

Rookley is located in the county of Isle of Wight, South East England, three miles south of the town of Newport, 13 miles south-west of the major city of Portsmouth, and 78 miles south-west of London. Rookley was historically in the county of Hampshire. Rookley falls within the unitary authority of Isle of Wight. It is in the PO38 postcode district. The post town for Rookley is Ventnor.

Rookley on a map

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

Which county is Rookley in?

Rookley is in the ceremonial county of Isle of Wight, the historic county of Hampshire, and the administrative county of Isle of Wight.

Ceremonial CountyIsle of Wight
Historic CountyHampshire
Administrative CountyIsle of Wight

Where is Rookley in Isle of Wight?

Rookley is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Isle of Wight, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Isle of Wight.

Location of Rookley within Isle of Wight

What is the postcode for Rookley?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Rookley is PO38 3NR.

Where is Rookley in PO38?

Rookley is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the PO38 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the PO38 postcode district.

Location of Rookley within PO38

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What is the post town for Rookley?

The post town for Rookley is Ventnor. Rookley is in the PO38 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Ventnor.

What is the latitude and longitude of Rookley?

The centre of Rookley is located at position 50.65326° latitude and -1.28332° longitude.

Latitude50.65326°
Longitude-1.28332°

What is the easting and northing of Rookley?

The centre of Rookley is located at the grid reference easting 450760 and northing 83976 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting450760
Northing83976

What are the nearest towns to Rookley?

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

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Rookley is 3 miles south of Newport
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Rookley is 5 miles west of Shanklin
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Rookley is 5 miles north-west of Ventnor
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Rookley is 6 miles west of Sandown
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Rookley is 6 miles west of Brading
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Rookley is 7 miles south of East Cowes
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Rookley is 7 miles south-west of Ryde
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Rookley is 8 miles south of Cowes
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Rookley is 10 miles east of Yarmouth
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Rookley is 12 miles south-west of Gosport

What are the nearest cities to Rookley?

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

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Rookley is 13 miles south-west of Portsmouth
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Rookley is 18 miles south of Southampton
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Rookley is 25 miles south-west of Chichester
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Rookley is 28 miles south of Winchester
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Rookley is 37 miles south-east of Salisbury
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Rookley is 51 miles west of Brighton and Hove
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Rookley is 69 miles south-east of Bath
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Rookley is 71 miles south-east of Wells
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Rookley is 76 miles south of Oxford
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Rookley is 77 miles south-west of City of Westminster