Where is Alvescot?

Alvescot is located in the county of Oxfordshire, South East England, two miles south of the town of Carterton, 14 miles north-east of the major town of Swindon, and 65 miles west of London. Alvescot lies three miles east of the Gloucestershire border. Alvescot falls within the district council of West Oxfordshire, under the county council of Oxfordshire. It is in the OX18 postcode district.

Alvescot on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Alvescot
Location of Alvescot within the UK

Which county is Alvescot in?

Alvescot is in the ceremonial county of Oxfordshire, the historic county of Oxfordshire, and the administrative county of Oxfordshire.

Ceremonial CountyOxfordshire
Historic CountyOxfordshire
Administrative CountyOxfordshire

Where is Alvescot in Oxfordshire?

Alvescot is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Oxfordshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Oxfordshire.

Location of Alvescot within Oxfordshire

What is the postcode for Alvescot?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Alvescot is OX18 2PT.

Where is Alvescot in OX18?

Alvescot is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the OX18 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the OX18 postcode district.

Location of Alvescot within OX18

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What is the latitude and longitude of Alvescot?

The centre of Alvescot is located at position 51.7387° latitude and -1.60812° longitude.

Latitude51.7387°
Longitude-1.60812°

What is the easting and northing of Alvescot?

The centre of Alvescot is located at the grid reference easting 427157 and northing 204516 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting427157
Northing204516

What are the nearest towns to Alvescot?

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

2m
Alvescot is 2 miles south of Carterton
5m
Alvescot is 5 miles north-east of Lechlade-on-Thames
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Alvescot is 5 miles south of Burford
6m
Alvescot is 6 miles north of Faringdon
6m
Alvescot is 6 miles south-west of Witney
8m
Alvescot is 8 miles east of Fairford
9m
Alvescot is 9 miles north-east of Highworth
11m
Alvescot is 11 miles south-west of Charlbury
12m
Alvescot is 12 miles south-east of Northleach
13m
Alvescot is 13 miles north-east of Cricklade

What are the nearest cities to Alvescot?

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

15m
Alvescot is 15 miles west of Oxford
29m
Alvescot is 29 miles east of Gloucester
41m
Alvescot is 41 miles north-east of Bath
41m
Alvescot is 41 miles south-east of Worcester
46m
Alvescot is 46 miles south of Coventry
47m
Alvescot is 47 miles north of Salisbury
47m
Alvescot is 47 miles north-east of Bristol
49m
Alvescot is 49 miles north of Winchester
52m
Alvescot is 52 miles south-east of Hereford
53m
Alvescot is 53 miles south of Birmingham