Where is Sixpenny Handley?

Sixpenny Handley is located in the county of Dorset, South West England, seven miles north-west of the town of Verwood, 16 miles north of the major town of Poole, and 90 miles south-west of London. Sixpenny Handley lies roughly one mile south of the Wiltshire border. Sixpenny Handley falls within the district council of East Dorset, under the county council of Dorset. It is in the SP5 postcode district. The post town for Sixpenny Handley is Salisbury.

Sixpenny Handley on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Sixpenny Handley
Location of Sixpenny Handley within the UK

Which county is Sixpenny Handley in?

Sixpenny Handley is in the ceremonial county of Dorset, the historic county of Dorset, and the administrative county of Dorset.

Ceremonial CountyDorset
Historic CountyDorset
Administrative CountyDorset

Where is Sixpenny Handley in Dorset?

Sixpenny Handley is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Dorset, and towards the easternmost extremity of Dorset.

Location of Sixpenny Handley within Dorset

What is the postcode for Sixpenny Handley?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Sixpenny Handley is SP5 5NS.

Where is Sixpenny Handley in SP5?

Sixpenny Handley is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the SP5 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the SP5 postcode district.

Location of Sixpenny Handley within SP5

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What is the post town for Sixpenny Handley?

The post town for Sixpenny Handley is Salisbury. Sixpenny Handley is in the SP5 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Salisbury.

What is the latitude and longitude of Sixpenny Handley?

The centre of Sixpenny Handley is located at position 50.9536° latitude and -2.0044° longitude.

Latitude50.9536°
Longitude-2.0044°

What is the easting and northing of Sixpenny Handley?

The centre of Sixpenny Handley is located at the grid reference easting 399787 and northing 117130 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting399787
Northing117130

What are the nearest towns to Sixpenny Handley?

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

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Sixpenny Handley is 7 miles north-west of Verwood
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Sixpenny Handley is 9 miles south-east of Shaftesbury
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Sixpenny Handley is 10 miles west of Fordingbridge
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Sixpenny Handley is 10 miles north-east of Blandford Forum
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Sixpenny Handley is 11 miles south-west of Wilton
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Sixpenny Handley is 11 miles north of Wimborne Minster
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Sixpenny Handley is 12 miles north-west of Ferndown
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Sixpenny Handley is 12 miles north-west of Ringwood
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Sixpenny Handley is 13 miles south-east of Gillingham
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Sixpenny Handley is 13 miles east of Sturminster Newton

What are the nearest cities to Sixpenny Handley?

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

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Sixpenny Handley is 12 miles south-west of Salisbury
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Sixpenny Handley is 26 miles west of Southampton
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Sixpenny Handley is 31 miles west of Winchester
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Sixpenny Handley is 33 miles south-east of Wells
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Sixpenny Handley is 33 miles south-east of Bath
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Sixpenny Handley is 41 miles west of Portsmouth
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Sixpenny Handley is 43 miles south-east of Bristol
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Sixpenny Handley is 54 miles west of Chichester
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Sixpenny Handley is 61 miles south-east of Casnewydd
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Sixpenny Handley is 63 miles south-east of Cardiff