Where is Letcombe Bassett?

Letcombe Bassett is located in the county of Oxfordshire, South East England, two miles south-west of the town of Wantage, 14 miles east of the major town of Swindon, and 58 miles west of London. Letcombe Bassett lies two miles north-west of the Berkshire border, and was historically in the county of Berkshire. Letcombe Bassett falls within the district council of Vale of White Horse, under the county council of Oxfordshire. It is in the OX12 postcode district. The post town for Letcombe Bassett is Wantage.

Letcombe Bassett on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Letcombe Bassett
Location of Letcombe Bassett within the UK

Which county is Letcombe Bassett in?

Letcombe Bassett is in the ceremonial county of Oxfordshire, the historic county of Berkshire, and the administrative county of Oxfordshire.

Ceremonial CountyOxfordshire
Historic CountyBerkshire
Administrative CountyOxfordshire

Where is Letcombe Bassett in Oxfordshire?

Letcombe Bassett is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Oxfordshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Oxfordshire.

Location of Letcombe Bassett within Oxfordshire

What is the postcode for Letcombe Bassett?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Letcombe Bassett is OX12 9LT.

Where is Letcombe Bassett in OX12?

Letcombe Bassett is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the OX12 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the OX12 postcode district.

Location of Letcombe Bassett within OX12

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What is the post town for Letcombe Bassett?

The post town for Letcombe Bassett is Wantage. Letcombe Bassett is in the OX12 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Wantage.

What is the latitude and longitude of Letcombe Bassett?

The centre of Letcombe Bassett is located at position 51.56356° latitude and -1.46388° longitude.

Latitude51.56356°
Longitude-1.46388°

What is the easting and northing of Letcombe Bassett?

The centre of Letcombe Bassett is located at the grid reference easting 437260 and northing 185101 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting437260
Northing185101

What are the nearest towns to Letcombe Bassett?

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

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Letcombe Bassett is 2 miles south-west of Wantage
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Letcombe Bassett is 8 miles south-east of Faringdon
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Letcombe Bassett is 10 miles west of Didcot
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Letcombe Bassett is 11 miles north of Hungerford
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Letcombe Bassett is 11 miles south-west of Abingdon-on-Thames
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Letcombe Bassett is 12 miles south-east of Highworth
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Letcombe Bassett is 13 miles north-west of Newbury
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Letcombe Bassett is 13 miles south-east of Lechlade-on-Thames
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Letcombe Bassett is 14 miles east of Swindon
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Letcombe Bassett is 14 miles north-west of Thatcham

What are the nearest cities to Letcombe Bassett?

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

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Letcombe Bassett is 16 miles south-west of Oxford
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Letcombe Bassett is 35 miles north of Winchester
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Letcombe Bassett is 37 miles north-east of Salisbury
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Letcombe Bassett is 40 miles south-east of Gloucester
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Letcombe Bassett is 41 miles east of Bath
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Letcombe Bassett is 46 miles north of Southampton
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Letcombe Bassett is 50 miles east of Bristol
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Letcombe Bassett is 50 miles west of St Albans
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Letcombe Bassett is 54 miles south-east of Worcester
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Letcombe Bassett is 55 miles north of Portsmouth