Where is Sheerwater?

Sheerwater is located in the county of Surrey, South East England, two miles north-east of the major town of Woking, and 21 miles south-west of London. Sheerwater lies five miles east of the Berkshire border. Sheerwater falls within the district council of Woking, under the county council of Surrey. It is in the GU21 postcode district. The post town for Sheerwater is Woking.

Sheerwater on a map

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

Which county is Sheerwater in?

Sheerwater is in the ceremonial county of Surrey, the historic county of Surrey, and the administrative county of Surrey.

Ceremonial CountySurrey
Historic CountySurrey
Administrative CountySurrey

Where is Sheerwater in Surrey?

Sheerwater is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Surrey, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Surrey.

Location of Sheerwater within Surrey

What is the postcode for Sheerwater?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Sheerwater is GU21 5QB.

Where is Sheerwater in GU21?

Sheerwater is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the GU21 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the GU21 postcode district.

Location of Sheerwater within GU21

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What is the post town for Sheerwater?

The post town for Sheerwater is Woking. Sheerwater is in the GU21 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Woking.

What is the latitude and longitude of Sheerwater?

The centre of Sheerwater is located at position 51.33424° latitude and -0.52748° longitude.

Latitude51.33424°
Longitude-0.52748°

What is the easting and northing of Sheerwater?

The centre of Sheerwater is located at the grid reference easting 502679 and northing 160490 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting502679
Northing160490

What are the nearest towns to Sheerwater?

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

2m
Sheerwater is 2 miles north-east of Woking
3m
Sheerwater is 3 miles south-west of Addlestone
4m
Sheerwater is 4 miles south-west of Weybridge
4m
Sheerwater is 4 miles south of Chertsey
6m
Sheerwater is 6 miles south-west of Walton-on-Thames
7m
Sheerwater is 7 miles south of Egham
7m
Sheerwater is 7 miles north of Guildford
7m
Sheerwater is 7 miles south of Staines-upon-Thames
7m
Sheerwater is 7 miles south of Ashford
7m
Sheerwater is 7 miles west of Esher

What are the nearest cities to Sheerwater?

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

21m
Sheerwater is 21 miles south-west of City of Westminster
21m
Sheerwater is 21 miles south-west of London
23m
Sheerwater is 23 miles south-west of City of London
30m
Sheerwater is 30 miles south of St Albans
36m
Sheerwater is 36 miles north of Chichester
39m
Sheerwater is 39 miles north-east of Winchester
39m
Sheerwater is 39 miles north-west of Brighton and Hove
43m
Sheerwater is 43 miles south-east of Oxford
45m
Sheerwater is 45 miles north-east of Portsmouth
48m
Sheerwater is 48 miles north-east of Southampton