Where is Southerndown?

Southerndown is located in the county of South Glamorgan, Wales, four miles south-west of the town of Bridgend, 18 miles south-east of the major city of Swansea, 19 miles west of Cardiff, and 150 miles west of London. Southerndown lies roughly one mile south-west of the Mid Glamorgan border, and was historically in the county of Glamorgan. Southerndown falls within the unitary authority of Bro Morgannwg - the Vale of Glamorgan. It is in the CF32 postcode district. The post town for Southerndown is Bridgend.

Southerndown on a map

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

Which county is Southerndown in?

Southerndown is in the ceremonial county of South Glamorgan, the historic county of Glamorgan, and the administrative county of Bro Morgannwg - the Vale of Glamorgan.

Ceremonial CountySouth Glamorgan
Historic CountyGlamorgan
Administrative CountyBro Morgannwg - the Vale of Glamorgan

Where is Southerndown in South Glamorgan?

Southerndown is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of South Glamorgan, and towards the westernmost extremity of South Glamorgan.

Location of Southerndown within South Glamorgan

What is the postcode for Southerndown?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Southerndown is CF32 0RN.

Where is Southerndown in CF32?

Southerndown is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the CF32 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the CF32 postcode district.

Location of Southerndown within CF32

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What is the post town for Southerndown?

The post town for Southerndown is Bridgend. Southerndown is in the CF32 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Bridgend.

What is the latitude and longitude of Southerndown?

The centre of Southerndown is located at position 51.45463° latitude and -3.61266° longitude.

Latitude51.45463°
Longitude-3.61266°

What is the easting and northing of Southerndown?

The centre of Southerndown is located at the grid reference easting 288047 and northing 174083 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting288047
Northing174083

What are the nearest towns to Southerndown?

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

4m
Southerndown is 4 miles south-west of Bridgend
4m
Southerndown is 4 miles south-east of Porthcawl
6m
Southerndown is 6 miles north-west of Llantwit Major
7m
Southerndown is 7 miles south-west of Pencoed
7m
Southerndown is 7 miles west of Cowbridge
11m
Southerndown is 11 miles south of Maesteg
11m
Southerndown is 11 miles south of Pontycymer
11m
Southerndown is 11 miles south-west of Talbot Green
12m
Southerndown is 12 miles south-west of Llantrisant
12m
Southerndown is 12 miles south-east of Port Talbot

What are the nearest cities to Southerndown?

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

18m
Southerndown is 18 miles south-east of Swansea
19m
Southerndown is 19 miles west of Cardiff
28m
Southerndown is 28 miles west of Newport
44m
Southerndown is 44 miles west of Bristol
45m
Southerndown is 45 miles north-west of Wells
51m
Southerndown is 51 miles north of Exeter
54m
Southerndown is 54 miles west of Bath
57m
Southerndown is 57 miles south-west of Hereford
65m
Southerndown is 65 miles south-west of Gloucester
77m
Southerndown is 77 miles south-east of St Davids

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