Where is West Challow?

West Challow is located in the county of Oxfordshire, South East England, two miles west of the town of Wantage, 14 miles east of the major town of Swindon, and 58 miles west of London. West Challow lies three miles north-west of the Berkshire border, and was historically in the county of Berkshire. West Challow falls within the district council of Vale of White Horse, under the county council of Oxfordshire. It is in the OX12 postcode district. The post town for West Challow is Wantage.

West Challow on a map

Bounding box showing extent of West Challow
Location of West Challow within the UK

Which county is West Challow in?

West Challow is in the ceremonial county of Oxfordshire, the historic county of Berkshire, and the administrative county of Oxfordshire.

Ceremonial CountyOxfordshire
Historic CountyBerkshire
Administrative CountyOxfordshire

Where is West Challow in Oxfordshire?

West Challow is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Oxfordshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Oxfordshire.

Location of West Challow within Oxfordshire

What is the postcode for West Challow?

The nearest postcode to the centre of West Challow is OX12 9TX.

Where is West Challow in OX12?

West Challow is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the OX12 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the OX12 postcode district.

Location of West Challow within OX12

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What is the post town for West Challow?

The post town for West Challow is Wantage. West Challow is in the OX12 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Wantage.

What is the latitude and longitude of West Challow?

The centre of West Challow is located at position 51.5935° latitude and -1.47025° longitude.

Latitude51.5935°
Longitude-1.47025°

What is the easting and northing of West Challow?

The centre of West Challow is located at the grid reference easting 436794 and northing 188427 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting436794
Northing188427

What are the nearest towns to West Challow?

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

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West Challow is 2 miles west of Wantage
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West Challow is 7 miles south-east of Faringdon
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West Challow is 10 miles south-west of Abingdon-on-Thames
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West Challow is 10 miles west of Didcot
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West Challow is 11 miles east of Highworth
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West Challow is 12 miles south-east of Lechlade-on-Thames
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West Challow is 13 miles north of Hungerford
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West Challow is 13 miles south-east of Carterton
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West Challow is 13 miles south of Witney
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West Challow is 14 miles east of Swindon

What are the nearest cities to West Challow?

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

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West Challow is 14 miles south-west of Oxford
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West Challow is 37 miles north of Winchester
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West Challow is 38 miles south-east of Gloucester
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West Challow is 39 miles north of Salisbury
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West Challow is 41 miles east of Bath
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West Challow is 48 miles north of Southampton
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West Challow is 50 miles east of Bristol
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West Challow is 50 miles west of St Albans
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West Challow is 52 miles south-east of Worcester
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West Challow is 56 miles south of Coventry