Where is Upper Basildon?

Upper Basildon is located in the county of Berkshire, South East England, seven miles north-east of the town of Thatcham, seven miles west of the major town of Reading, and 44 miles west of London. Upper Basildon lies two miles south of the Oxfordshire border. Upper Basildon falls within the unitary authority of West Berkshire. It is in the RG8 postcode district. The post town for Upper Basildon is Reading.

Upper Basildon on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Upper Basildon
Location of Upper Basildon within the UK

Which county is Upper Basildon in?

Upper Basildon is in the ceremonial county of Berkshire, the historic county of Berkshire, and the administrative county of West Berkshire.

Ceremonial CountyBerkshire
Historic CountyBerkshire
Administrative CountyWest Berkshire

Where is Upper Basildon in Berkshire?

Upper Basildon is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Berkshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Berkshire.

Location of Upper Basildon within Berkshire

What is the postcode for Upper Basildon?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Upper Basildon is RG8 8LU.

Where is Upper Basildon in RG8?

Upper Basildon is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the RG8 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the RG8 postcode district.

Location of Upper Basildon within RG8

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What is the post town for Upper Basildon?

The post town for Upper Basildon is Reading. Upper Basildon is in the RG8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Reading.

What is the latitude and longitude of Upper Basildon?

The centre of Upper Basildon is located at position 51.48102° latitude and -1.14001° longitude.

Latitude51.48102°
Longitude-1.14001°

What is the easting and northing of Upper Basildon?

The centre of Upper Basildon is located at the grid reference easting 459817 and northing 176135 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting459817
Northing176135

What are the nearest towns to Upper Basildon?

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

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Upper Basildon is 7 miles north-east of Thatcham
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Upper Basildon is 7 miles west of Reading
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Upper Basildon is 8 miles south of Wallingford
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Upper Basildon is 9 miles north of Tadley
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Upper Basildon is 10 miles north-east of Newbury
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Upper Basildon is 10 miles south-east of Didcot
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Upper Basildon is 10 miles west of Woodley
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Upper Basildon is 11 miles west of Henley-on-Thames
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Upper Basildon is 13 miles south-west of Watlington
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Upper Basildon is 14 miles west of Wokingham

What are the nearest cities to Upper Basildon?

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

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Upper Basildon is 19 miles south of Oxford
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Upper Basildon is 30 miles north of Winchester
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Upper Basildon is 39 miles south-west of St Albans
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Upper Basildon is 40 miles north-east of Salisbury
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Upper Basildon is 41 miles north of Southampton
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Upper Basildon is 44 miles west of London
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Upper Basildon is 44 miles west of City of Westminster
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Upper Basildon is 45 miles west of City of London
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Upper Basildon is 47 miles north of Chichester
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Upper Basildon is 47 miles north of Portsmouth