Where is West Grimstead?

West Grimstead is located in the county of Wiltshire, South West England, five miles south-east of the city of Salisbury, 16 miles north-west of the major city of Southampton, 71 miles south-east of Cardiff, and 76 miles south-west of London. West Grimstead lies three miles west of the Hampshire border. West Grimstead falls within the unitary authority of Wiltshire. It is in the SP5 postcode district. The post town for West Grimstead is Salisbury.

West Grimstead on a map

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

Which county is West Grimstead in?

West Grimstead 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 West Grimstead in Wiltshire?

West Grimstead is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Wiltshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Wiltshire.

Location of West Grimstead within Wiltshire

What is the postcode for West Grimstead?

The nearest postcode to the centre of West Grimstead is SP5 3SH.

Where is West Grimstead in SP5?

West Grimstead is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the SP5 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the SP5 postcode district.

Location of West Grimstead within SP5

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What is the post town for West Grimstead?

The post town for West Grimstead is Salisbury. West Grimstead is in the SP5 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Salisbury.

What is the latitude and longitude of West Grimstead?

The centre of West Grimstead is located at position 51.04096° latitude and -1.7023° longitude.

Latitude51.04096°
Longitude-1.7023°

What is the easting and northing of West Grimstead?

The centre of West Grimstead is located at the grid reference easting 420968 and northing 126887 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting420968
Northing126887

What are the nearest towns to West Grimstead?

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

8m
West Grimstead is 8 miles east of Wilton
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West Grimstead is 9 miles north-east of Fordingbridge
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West Grimstead is 10 miles west of Romsey
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West Grimstead is 10 miles south of Amesbury
13m
West Grimstead is 13 miles north-west of Totton
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West Grimstead is 13 miles north-east of Verwood
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West Grimstead is 14 miles south of Tidworth
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West Grimstead is 14 miles north of Ringwood
15m
West Grimstead is 15 miles south-west of Andover
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West Grimstead is 15 miles south of Ludgershall

What are the nearest cities to West Grimstead?

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

5m
West Grimstead is 5 miles south-east of Salisbury
16m
West Grimstead is 16 miles north-west of Southampton
17m
West Grimstead is 17 miles west of Winchester
32m
West Grimstead is 32 miles north-west of Portsmouth
37m
West Grimstead is 37 miles south-east of Bath
43m
West Grimstead is 43 miles east of Wells
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West Grimstead is 43 miles west of Chichester
48m
West Grimstead is 48 miles south-east of Bristol
53m
West Grimstead is 53 miles south of Oxford
62m
West Grimstead is 62 miles south of Gloucester