Where is South Down?

South Down is located in the county of Hampshire, South East England, three miles south of the city of Winchester, eight miles north of the major city of Southampton, and 63 miles south-west of London. South Down falls within the district council of Winchester, under the county council of Hampshire. It is in the SO21 postcode district. The post town for South Down is Winchester.

South Down on a map

Bounding box showing extent of South Down
Location of South Down within the UK

Which county is South Down in?

South Down is in the ceremonial county of Hampshire, the historic county of Hampshire, and the administrative county of Hampshire.

Ceremonial CountyHampshire
Historic CountyHampshire
Administrative CountyHampshire

Where is South Down in Hampshire?

South Down is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Hampshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Hampshire.

Location of South Down within Hampshire

What is the postcode for South Down?

The nearest postcode to the centre of South Down is SO21 2DG.

Where is South Down in SO21?

South Down is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the SO21 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SO21 postcode district.

Location of South Down within SO21

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What is the post town for South Down?

The post town for South Down is Winchester. South Down is in the SO21 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Winchester.

What is the latitude and longitude of South Down?

The centre of South Down is located at position 51.0175° latitude and -1.33753° longitude.

Latitude51.0175°
Longitude-1.33753°

What is the easting and northing of South Down?

The centre of South Down is located at the grid reference easting 446565 and northing 124444 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting446565
Northing124444

What are the nearest towns to South Down?

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

3m
South Down is 3 miles north of Eastleigh
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South Down is 7 miles north-west of Bishop's Waltham
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South Down is 7 miles north of Hedge End
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South Down is 7 miles east of Romsey
9m
South Down is 9 miles south-west of New Alresford
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South Down is 9 miles north-east of Totton
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South Down is 10 miles north-west of Wickham
13m
South Down is 13 miles north-west of Fareham
15m
South Down is 15 miles south-east of Andover
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South Down is 15 miles south of Whitchurch

What are the nearest cities to South Down?

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

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South Down is 3 miles south of Winchester
8m
South Down is 8 miles north of Southampton
19m
South Down is 19 miles north-west of Portsmouth
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South Down is 20 miles east of Salisbury
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South Down is 27 miles north-west of Chichester
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South Down is 51 miles south of Oxford
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South Down is 51 miles south-east of Bath
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South Down is 54 miles west of Brighton and Hove
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South Down is 58 miles east of Wells
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South Down is 62 miles south-west of City of Westminster