Where is Crofton?

Crofton is located in the county of Wiltshire, South West England, six miles south-west of the town of Hungerford, 15 miles south-east of the major town of Swindon, and 65 miles west of London. Crofton lies four miles west of the Berkshire border. Crofton falls within the unitary authority of Wiltshire. It is in the SN8 postcode district. The post town for Crofton is Marlborough.

Crofton on a map

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

Which county is Crofton in?

Crofton is in the ceremonial county of Wiltshire, the historic county of Wiltshire, and the administrative county of Wiltshire.

Ceremonial CountyWiltshire
Historic CountyWiltshire
Administrative CountyWiltshire

Where is Crofton in Wiltshire?

Crofton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Wiltshire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Wiltshire.

Location of Crofton within Wiltshire

What is the postcode for Crofton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Crofton is SN8 3DW.

Where is Crofton in SN8?

Crofton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the SN8 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the SN8 postcode district.

Location of Crofton within SN8

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What is the post town for Crofton?

The post town for Crofton is Marlborough. Crofton is in the SN8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Marlborough.

What is the latitude and longitude of Crofton?

The centre of Crofton is located at position 51.36199° latitude and -1.62389° longitude.

Latitude51.36199°
Longitude-1.62389°

What is the easting and northing of Crofton?

The centre of Crofton is located at the grid reference easting 426283 and northing 162615 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting426283
Northing162615

What are the nearest towns to Crofton?

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

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Crofton is 6 miles south-west of Hungerford
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Crofton is 6 miles south-east of Marlborough
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Crofton is 7 miles north of Ludgershall
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Crofton is 9 miles north of Tidworth
12m
Crofton is 12 miles north-west of Andover
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Crofton is 13 miles west of Newbury
15m
Crofton is 15 miles north-east of Amesbury
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Crofton is 15 miles north-west of Whitchurch
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Crofton is 15 miles south-east of Swindon
16m
Crofton is 16 miles east of Devizes

What are the nearest cities to Crofton?

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

22m
Crofton is 22 miles north of Salisbury
25m
Crofton is 25 miles north-west of Winchester
31m
Crofton is 31 miles south-west of Oxford
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Crofton is 32 miles east of Bath
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Crofton is 33 miles north of Southampton
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Crofton is 43 miles east of Bristol
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Crofton is 44 miles south-east of Gloucester
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Crofton is 45 miles north-west of Portsmouth
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Crofton is 46 miles east of Wells
52m
Crofton is 52 miles north-west of Chichester