Where is Greatworth?

Greatworth is located in the county of Northamptonshire, East Midlands, four miles north-west of the town of Brackley, 17 miles south-west of the major town of Northampton, and 60 miles north-west of London. Greatworth lies two miles north of the Oxfordshire border. Greatworth falls within the district council of South Northamptonshire, under the county council of Northamptonshire. It is in the OX17 postcode district. The post town for Greatworth is Banbury.

Greatworth on a map

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

Which county is Greatworth in?

Greatworth is in the ceremonial county of Northamptonshire, the historic county of Northamptonshire, and the administrative county of Northamptonshire.

Ceremonial CountyNorthamptonshire
Historic CountyNorthamptonshire
Administrative CountyNorthamptonshire

Where is Greatworth in Northamptonshire?

Greatworth is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Northamptonshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Northamptonshire.

Location of Greatworth within Northamptonshire

What is the postcode for Greatworth?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Greatworth is OX17 2DR.

Where is Greatworth in OX17?

Greatworth is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the OX17 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the OX17 postcode district.

Location of Greatworth within OX17

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What is the post town for Greatworth?

The post town for Greatworth is Banbury. Greatworth is in the OX17 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Banbury.

What is the latitude and longitude of Greatworth?

The centre of Greatworth is located at position 52.0784° latitude and -1.19657° longitude.

Latitude52.0784°
Longitude-1.19657°

What is the easting and northing of Greatworth?

The centre of Greatworth is located at the grid reference easting 455158 and northing 242531 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting455158
Northing242531

What are the nearest towns to Greatworth?

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

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Greatworth is 4 miles north-west of Brackley
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Greatworth is 6 miles east of Banbury
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Greatworth is 10 miles south-west of Towcester
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Greatworth is 10 miles north-west of Buckingham
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Greatworth is 13 miles south of Daventry
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Greatworth is 13 miles north of Bicester
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Greatworth is 15 miles south-east of Southam
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Greatworth is 16 miles north-west of Winslow
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Greatworth is 17 miles south-west of Northampton
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Greatworth is 17 miles north of Woodstock

What are the nearest cities to Greatworth?

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

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Greatworth is 23 miles north of Oxford
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Greatworth is 26 miles south-east of Coventry
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Greatworth is 38 miles south of Leicester
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Greatworth is 41 miles south-east of Birmingham
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Greatworth is 43 miles north-west of St Albans
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Greatworth is 44 miles east of Worcester
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Greatworth is 47 miles east of Gloucester
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Greatworth is 50 miles south-east of Lichfield
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Greatworth is 53 miles south-east of Wolverhampton
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Greatworth is 53 miles south-west of Peterborough