Wincombe is located in the county of Wiltshire, South West England, two miles north-east of the town of Shaftesbury, 22 miles north of the major town of Poole, 55 miles south-east of Cardiff, and 94 miles west of London. Wincombe lies roughly one mile north-east of the Dorset border. Wincombe falls within the unitary authority of Wiltshire. It is in the SP7 postcode district. The post town for Wincombe is Shaftesbury.
Wincombe is in the ceremonial county of Wiltshire, the historic county of Wiltshire, and the administrative county of Wiltshire.
Wincombe is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Wiltshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Wiltshire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Wincombe is SP7 9DA.
Wincombe is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the SP7 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SP7 postcode district.
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The post town for Wincombe is Shaftesbury. Wincombe is in the SP7 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Shaftesbury.
The centre of Wincombe is located at position 51.02303° latitude and -2.14903° longitude.
The centre of Wincombe is located at the grid reference easting 389644 and northing 124861 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Wincombe relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Wincombe to the centre of the town.
Position of Wincombe relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Wincombe to the centre of the city.