Where is Wardour?

Wardour is located in the county of Wiltshire, South West England, five miles north-east of the town of Shaftesbury, 23 miles north of the major town of Poole, and 92 miles west of London. Wardour lies four miles north-east of the Dorset border. Wardour falls within the unitary authority of Wiltshire. It is in the SP3 postcode district. The post town for Wardour is Salisbury.

Wardour on a map

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

Which county is Wardour in?

Wardour is in the ceremonial county of Wiltshire, the historic county of Wiltshire, and the administrative county of Wiltshire.

Ceremonial CountyWiltshire
Historic CountyWiltshire
Administrative CountyWiltshire

Where is Wardour in Wiltshire?

Wardour is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Wiltshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Wiltshire.

Location of Wardour within Wiltshire

What is the postcode for Wardour?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Wardour is SP3 6RF.

Where is Wardour in SP3?

Wardour is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the SP3 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the SP3 postcode district.

Location of Wardour within SP3

Postal Boundaries © GEOLYTIX copyright and database right 2012

What is the post town for Wardour?

The post town for Wardour is Salisbury. Wardour is in the SP3 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Salisbury.

What is the latitude and longitude of Wardour?

The centre of Wardour is located at position 51.04686° latitude and -2.10625° longitude.

Latitude51.04686°
Longitude-2.10625°

What is the easting and northing of Wardour?

The centre of Wardour is located at the grid reference easting 392648 and northing 127507 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting392648
Northing127507

What are the nearest towns to Wardour?

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

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Wardour is 5 miles north-east of Shaftesbury
7m
Wardour is 7 miles east of Gillingham
8m
Wardour is 8 miles south-east of Mere
11m
Wardour is 11 miles west of Wilton
11m
Wardour is 11 miles south of Warminster
12m
Wardour is 12 miles north-east of Sturminster Newton
13m
Wardour is 13 miles east of Wincanton
13m
Wardour is 13 miles north-east of Stalbridge
13m
Wardour is 13 miles north of Blandford Forum
15m
Wardour is 15 miles north-west of Verwood

What are the nearest cities to Wardour?

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

14m
Wardour is 14 miles west of Salisbury
26m
Wardour is 26 miles south-east of Bath
26m
Wardour is 26 miles south-east of Wells
32m
Wardour is 32 miles west of Southampton
35m
Wardour is 35 miles west of Winchester
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Wardour is 35 miles south-east of Bristol
48m
Wardour is 48 miles west of Portsmouth
54m
Wardour is 54 miles south-east of Casnewydd
55m
Wardour is 55 miles south-east of Cardiff
57m
Wardour is 57 miles south of Gloucester