Where is Sonning Common?

Sonning Common is located in the county of Oxfordshire, South East England, four miles south-west of the town of Henley-on-Thames, four miles north of the major town of Reading, and 37 miles west of London. Sonning Common lies two miles north-east of the Berkshire border. Sonning Common falls within the district council of South Oxfordshire, under the county council of Oxfordshire. It is in the RG4 postcode district. The post town for Sonning Common is Reading.

Sonning Common on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Sonning Common
Location of Sonning Common within the UK

Which county is Sonning Common in?

Sonning Common is in the ceremonial county of Oxfordshire, the historic county of Oxfordshire, and the administrative county of Oxfordshire.

Ceremonial CountyOxfordshire
Historic CountyOxfordshire
Administrative CountyOxfordshire

Where is Sonning Common in Oxfordshire?

Sonning Common is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Oxfordshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Oxfordshire.

Location of Sonning Common within Oxfordshire

What is the postcode for Sonning Common?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Sonning Common is RG4 9SQ.

Where is Sonning Common in RG4?

Sonning Common is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the RG4 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the RG4 postcode district.

Location of Sonning Common within RG4

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What is the post town for Sonning Common?

The post town for Sonning Common is Reading. Sonning Common is in the RG4 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Reading.

What is the latitude and longitude of Sonning Common?

The centre of Sonning Common is located at position 51.51737° latitude and -0.98125° longitude.

Latitude51.51737°
Longitude-0.98125°

What is the easting and northing of Sonning Common?

The centre of Sonning Common is located at the grid reference easting 470785 and northing 180319 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting470785
Northing180319

What are the nearest towns to Sonning Common?

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

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Sonning Common is 4 miles south-west of Henley-on-Thames
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Sonning Common is 4 miles north of Reading
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Sonning Common is 5 miles north-west of Woodley
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Sonning Common is 8 miles south-east of Wallingford
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Sonning Common is 9 miles south of Watlington
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Sonning Common is 10 miles south-west of Marlow
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Sonning Common is 10 miles north-west of Wokingham
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Sonning Common is 11 miles west of Maidenhead
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Sonning Common is 12 miles north-west of Bracknell
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Sonning Common is 13 miles south-west of High Wycombe

What are the nearest cities to Sonning Common?

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

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Sonning Common is 20 miles south-east of Oxford
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Sonning Common is 32 miles south-west of St Albans
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Sonning Common is 35 miles north-east of Winchester
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Sonning Common is 37 miles west of London
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Sonning Common is 37 miles west of City of Westminster
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Sonning Common is 38 miles west of City of London
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Sonning Common is 46 miles north-east of Southampton
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Sonning Common is 47 miles north-east of Salisbury
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Sonning Common is 48 miles north of Chichester
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Sonning Common is 50 miles north of Portsmouth