Saffron Walden is located in the county of Essex, Eastern England, six miles north-west of the town of Thaxted, 14 miles south-east of the major city of Cambridge, and 38 miles north-east of London. Saffron Walden lies three miles south-east of the Cambridgeshire border. Saffron Walden falls within the district council of Uttlesford, under the county council of Essex. It is in the CB10 postcode district. The post town for Saffron Walden is Saffron Walden.
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Saffron Walden is in the ceremonial county of Essex, the historic county of Essex, and the administrative county of Essex.
Saffron Walden is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Essex, and towards the westernmost extremity of Essex.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Saffron Walden is CB10 1LU.
Saffron Walden is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the CB10 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the CB10 postcode district.
The post town for Saffron Walden is Saffron Walden. Saffron Walden is in the CB10 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Saffron Walden.
The centre of Saffron Walden is located at position 52.02329° latitude and 0.24266° longitude.
The centre of Saffron Walden is located at the grid reference easting 553972 and northing 238470 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Saffron Walden relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Saffron Walden to the centre of the town.
Position of Saffron Walden relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Saffron Walden to the centre of the city.