GetTheData logo

Where is Abthorpe?

Abthorpe is located in the county of Northamptonshire, East Midlands, three miles south-west of the town of Towcester, 11 miles south-west of the major town of Northampton, and 57 miles north-west of London. Abthorpe lies three miles north-west of the Buckinghamshire border. Abthorpe falls within the district council of South Northamptonshire, under the county council of Northamptonshire. It is in the NN12 postcode district. The post town for Abthorpe is Towcester.

Abthorpe on a map

Map showing extent of Abthorpe as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Abthorpe
Map showing location of Abthorpe within the UK
Location of Abthorpe within the UK

Which county is Abthorpe in?

Abthorpe is in the ceremonial county of Northamptonshire, the historic county of Northamptonshire, and the administrative county of Northamptonshire.

Ceremonial CountyNorthamptonshire
Historic CountyNorthamptonshire
Administrative CountyNorthamptonshire

Where is Abthorpe in Northamptonshire?

Abthorpe is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Northamptonshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Northamptonshire.

Map showing location of Abthorpe within Northamptonshire
Location of Abthorpe within Northamptonshire

What is the postcode for Abthorpe?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Abthorpe is NN12 8QU.

Where is Abthorpe in NN12?

Abthorpe is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the NN12 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the NN12 postcode district.

Map showing location of Abthorpe within NN12
Location of Abthorpe within NN12

What is the post town for Abthorpe?

The post town for Abthorpe is Towcester. Abthorpe is in the NN12 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Towcester.

What is the latitude and longitude of Abthorpe?

The centre of Abthorpe is located at position 52.11253° latitude and -1.05275° longitude.

Latitude52.11253°
Longitude-1.05275°

What is the easting and northing of Abthorpe?

The centre of Abthorpe is located at the grid reference easting 464964 and northing 246445 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting464964
Northing246445

What are the nearest towns to Abthorpe?

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

south-west
3m
Abthorpe is 3 miles south-west of Towcester
north-east
7m
Abthorpe is 7 miles north-east of Brackley
north
8m
Abthorpe is 8 miles north of Buckingham
south-west
11m
Abthorpe is 11 miles south-west of Northampton
south-east
11m
Abthorpe is 11 miles south-east of Daventry
east
12m
Abthorpe is 12 miles east of Banbury
west
14m
Abthorpe is 14 miles west of Milton Keynes
north-west
14m
Abthorpe is 14 miles north-west of Winslow
west
14m
Abthorpe is 14 miles west of Newport Pagnell
west
15m
Abthorpe is 15 miles west of Olney

What are the nearest cities to Abthorpe?

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

north
26m
Abthorpe is 26 miles north of Oxford
south-east
28m
Abthorpe is 28 miles south-east of Coventry
south
36m
Abthorpe is 36 miles south of Leicester
north-west
39m
Abthorpe is 39 miles north-west of St Albans
south-east
44m
Abthorpe is 44 miles south-east of Birmingham
south-west
47m
Abthorpe is 47 miles south-west of Peterborough
east
50m
Abthorpe is 50 miles east of Worcester
west
50m
Abthorpe is 50 miles west of Cambridge
south-east
51m
Abthorpe is 51 miles south-east of Lichfield
east
54m
Abthorpe is 54 miles east of Gloucester