Where is Ashton?

Ashton is located in the county of Cornwall, South West England, four miles west of the town of Helston, 57 miles west of the major city of Plymouth, and 248 miles west of London. Ashton falls within the unitary authority of Cornwall. It is in the TR13 postcode district. The post town for Ashton is Helston.

Ashton on a map

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

Which county is Ashton in?

Ashton is in the ceremonial county of Cornwall, the historic county of Cornwall, and the administrative county of Cornwall.

Ceremonial CountyCornwall
Historic CountyCornwall
Administrative CountyCornwall

Where is Ashton in Cornwall?

Ashton is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Cornwall, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Cornwall.

Location of Ashton within Cornwall

What is the postcode for Ashton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Ashton is TR13 9SB.

Where is Ashton in TR13?

Ashton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the TR13 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the TR13 postcode district.

Location of Ashton within TR13

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What is the post town for Ashton?

The post town for Ashton is Helston. Ashton is in the TR13 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Helston.

What is the latitude and longitude of Ashton?

The centre of Ashton is located at position 50.10961° latitude and -5.35326° longitude.

Latitude50.10961°
Longitude-5.35326°

What is the easting and northing of Ashton?

The centre of Ashton is located at the grid reference easting 160342 and northing 28667 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting160342
Northing28667

What are the nearest towns to Ashton?

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

4m
Ashton is 4 miles west of Helston
5m
Ashton is 5 miles east of Market Jew
6m
Ashton is 6 miles south-east of Hayle
8m
Ashton is 8 miles south of Camborne
8m
Ashton is 8 miles east of Penzance
9m
Ashton is 9 miles east of Newlyn
9m
Ashton is 9 miles south-east of St Ives
10m
Ashton is 10 miles south-west of Redruth
12m
Ashton is 12 miles west of Penryn
13m
Ashton is 13 miles west of Falmouth

What are the nearest cities to Ashton?

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

17m
Ashton is 17 miles south-west of Truro
57m
Ashton is 57 miles west of Plymouth
91m
Ashton is 91 miles south-west of Exeter
121m
Ashton is 121 miles south-west of Abertawe
123m
Ashton is 123 miles south of St Davids
134m
Ashton is 134 miles south-west of Cardiff
141m
Ashton is 141 miles south-west of Wells
145m
Ashton is 145 miles south-west of Casnewydd
152m
Ashton is 152 miles south-west of Bristol
158m
Ashton is 158 miles south-west of Bath