Silkstead is located in the county of Hampshire, South East England, three miles north of the town of Eastleigh, eight miles north of the major city of Southampton, and 64 miles south-west of London. Silkstead falls within the district council of Winchester, under the county council of Hampshire. It is in the SO21 postcode district. The post town for Silkstead is Winchester.
Silkstead is in the ceremonial county of Hampshire, the historic county of Hampshire, and the administrative county of Hampshire.
Silkstead is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Hampshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Hampshire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Silkstead is SO21 2LG.
Silkstead is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the SO21 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the SO21 postcode district.
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The post town for Silkstead is Winchester. Silkstead is in the SO21 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Winchester.
The centre of Silkstead is located at position 51.01904° latitude and -1.3653° longitude.
The centre of Silkstead is located at the grid reference easting 444616 and northing 124599 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Silkstead relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Silkstead to the centre of the town.
Position of Silkstead relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Silkstead to the centre of the city.