Stanswood is located in the county of Hampshire, South East England, three miles north-west of the town of Cowes, eight miles south-east of the major city of Southampton, and 72 miles south-west of London. Stanswood lies three miles north of the Isle of Wight border. Stanswood falls within the district council of New Forest, under the county council of Hampshire. It is in the SO45 postcode district. The post town for Stanswood is Southampton.
Stanswood is in the ceremonial county of Hampshire, the historic county of Hampshire, and the administrative county of Hampshire.
Stanswood is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Hampshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Hampshire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Stanswood is SO45 1AA.
Stanswood is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the SO45 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the SO45 postcode district.
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The post town for Stanswood is Southampton. Stanswood is in the SO45 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Southampton.
The centre of Stanswood is located at position 50.80427° latitude and -1.3381° longitude.
The centre of Stanswood is located at the grid reference easting 446738 and northing 100733 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Stanswood relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Stanswood to the centre of the town.
Position of Stanswood relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Stanswood to the centre of the city.