Alderton is located in the county of Wiltshire, South West England, six miles south-west of the town of Malmesbury, 12 miles north-east of the major city of Bath, 41 miles east of Cardiff, and 91 miles west of London. Alderton lies roughly one mile south of the Gloucestershire border. Alderton falls within the unitary authority of Wiltshire. It is in the SN14 postcode district. The post town for Alderton is Chippenham.
Alderton is in the ceremonial county of Wiltshire, the historic county of Wiltshire, and the administrative county of Wiltshire.
Alderton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Wiltshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Wiltshire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Alderton is SN14 6NN.
Alderton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the SN14 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SN14 postcode district.
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The post town for Alderton is Chippenham. Alderton is in the SN14 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Chippenham.
The centre of Alderton is located at position 51.54363° latitude and -2.23382° longitude.
The centre of Alderton is located at the grid reference easting 383882 and northing 182775 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Alderton relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Alderton to the centre of the town.
Position of Alderton relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Alderton to the centre of the city.