Where is The Sands?

The Sands is located in the county of Surrey, South East England, three miles east of the town of Farnham, seven miles west of the major town of Guildford, and 34 miles south-west of London. The Sands lies roughly one mile north-east of the Hampshire border. The Sands falls within the district council of Guildford, under the county council of Surrey. It is in the GU10 postcode district. The post town for The Sands is Farnham.

The Sands on a map

Bounding box showing extent of The Sands
Location of The Sands within the UK

Which county is The Sands in?

The Sands is in the ceremonial county of Surrey, the historic county of Surrey, and the administrative county of Surrey.

Ceremonial CountySurrey
Historic CountySurrey
Administrative CountySurrey

Where is The Sands in Surrey?

The Sands is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Surrey, and towards the westernmost extremity of Surrey.

Location of The Sands within Surrey

What is the postcode for The Sands?

The nearest postcode to the centre of The Sands is GU10 1LW.

Where is The Sands in GU10?

The Sands is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the GU10 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the GU10 postcode district.

Location of The Sands within GU10

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What is the post town for The Sands?

The post town for The Sands is Farnham. The Sands is in the GU10 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Farnham.

What is the latitude and longitude of The Sands?

The centre of The Sands is located at position 51.21001° latitude and -0.73861° longitude.

Latitude51.21001°
Longitude-0.73861°

What is the easting and northing of The Sands?

The centre of The Sands is located at the grid reference easting 488209 and northing 146400 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting488209
Northing146400

What are the nearest towns to The Sands?

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

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The Sands is 3 miles east of Farnham
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The Sands is 3 miles south of Aldershot
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The Sands is 6 miles south of Farnborough
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The Sands is 6 miles west of Godalming
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The Sands is 7 miles south-east of Fleet
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The Sands is 7 miles south of Frimley
7m
The Sands is 7 miles west of Guildford
9m
The Sands is 9 miles north of Haslemere
9m
The Sands is 9 miles south of Blackwater
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The Sands is 9 miles north-east of Bordon

What are the nearest cities to The Sands?

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

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The Sands is 26 miles north of Chichester
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The Sands is 27 miles north-east of Winchester
32m
The Sands is 32 miles north-east of Portsmouth
33m
The Sands is 33 miles south-west of City of Westminster
33m
The Sands is 33 miles south-west of London
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The Sands is 35 miles south-west of City of London
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The Sands is 36 miles north-east of Southampton
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The Sands is 37 miles north-west of Brighton and Hove
41m
The Sands is 41 miles south-west of St Albans
44m
The Sands is 44 miles south-east of Oxford