Ellistown is located in the county of Leicestershire, East Midlands, one mile east of the town of Ibstock, 11 miles north-west of the major city of Leicester, and 97 miles north-west of London. Ellistown lies seven miles south of the Derbyshire border. Ellistown falls within the district council of North West Leicestershire, under the county council of Leicestershire. It is in the LE67 postcode district.
Ellistown is in the ceremonial county of Leicestershire, the historic county of Leicestershire, and the administrative county of Leicestershire.
Ellistown is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Leicestershire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Leicestershire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Ellistown is LE67 1EQ.
Ellistown is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the LE67 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the LE67 postcode district.
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The centre of Ellistown is located at position 52.69424° latitude and -1.36413° longitude.
The centre of Ellistown is located at the grid reference easting 443072 and northing 310919 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Ellistown relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Ellistown to the centre of the town.
Position of Ellistown relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Ellistown to the centre of the city.