Wivenhoe is located in the county of Essex, Eastern England, three miles south-east of the major town of Colchester, and 52 miles north-east of London. Wivenhoe falls within the district council of Colchester, under the county council of Essex. It is in the CO7 postcode district. The post town for Wivenhoe is Colchester.
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Wivenhoe is in the ceremonial county of Essex, the historic county of Essex, and the administrative county of Essex.
Wivenhoe is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Essex, and towards the easternmost extremity of Essex.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Wivenhoe is CO7 9AZ.
Wivenhoe is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the CO7 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the CO7 postcode district.
The post town for Wivenhoe is Colchester. Wivenhoe is in the CO7 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Colchester.
The centre of Wivenhoe is located at position 51.85667° latitude and 0.95937° longitude.
The centre of Wivenhoe is located at the grid reference easting 603892 and northing 221705 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Wivenhoe relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Wivenhoe to the centre of the town.
Position of Wivenhoe relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Wivenhoe to the centre of the city.