Where is Sherston?

Sherston is located in the county of Wiltshire, South West England, five miles west of the town of Malmesbury, 15 miles north-east of the major city of Bath, 42 miles east of Cardiff, and 90 miles west of London. Sherston lies two miles south of the Gloucestershire border. Sherston falls within the unitary authority of Wiltshire. It is in the SN16 postcode district. The post town for Sherston is Malmesbury.

Sherston on a map

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

Which county is Sherston in?

Sherston is in the ceremonial county of Wiltshire, the historic county of Wiltshire, and the administrative county of Wiltshire.

Ceremonial CountyWiltshire
Historic CountyWiltshire
Administrative CountyWiltshire

Where is Sherston in Wiltshire?

Sherston is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Wiltshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Wiltshire.

Location of Sherston within Wiltshire

What is the postcode for Sherston?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Sherston is SN16 0LZ.

Where is Sherston in SN16?

Sherston is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the SN16 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the SN16 postcode district.

Location of Sherston within SN16

Postal Boundaries © GEOLYTIX copyright and database right 2012

What is the post town for Sherston?

The post town for Sherston is Malmesbury. Sherston is in the SN16 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Malmesbury.

What is the latitude and longitude of Sherston?

The centre of Sherston is located at position 51.57238° latitude and -2.21226° longitude.

Latitude51.57238°
Longitude-2.21226°

What is the easting and northing of Sherston?

The centre of Sherston is located at the grid reference easting 385386 and northing 185967 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting385386
Northing185967

What are the nearest towns to Sherston?

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

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Sherston is 5 miles west of Malmesbury
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Sherston is 5 miles south-west of Tetbury
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Sherston is 8 miles south-east of Wotton-under-Edge
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Sherston is 8 miles east of Chipping Sodbury
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Sherston is 8 miles south of Nailsworth
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Sherston is 9 miles north-west of Chippenham
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Sherston is 9 miles east of Yate
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Sherston is 9 miles south of Minchinhampton
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Sherston is 10 miles north of Corsham
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Sherston is 10 miles south-east of Dursley

What are the nearest cities to Sherston?

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

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Sherston is 15 miles north-east of Bath
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Sherston is 19 miles north-east of Bristol
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Sherston is 20 miles south of Gloucester
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Sherston is 31 miles north-east of Wells
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Sherston is 34 miles east of Newport
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Sherston is 39 miles north-west of Salisbury
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Sherston is 40 miles south-east of Hereford
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Sherston is 42 miles east of Cardiff
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Sherston is 43 miles west of Oxford
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Sherston is 43 miles south of Worcester