Where is Longcot?

Longcot is located in the county of Oxfordshire, South East England, three miles south of the town of Faringdon, nine miles north-east of the major town of Swindon, and 64 miles west of London. Longcot lies three miles north-east of the Wiltshire border, and was historically in the county of Berkshire. Longcot falls within the district council of Vale of White Horse, under the county council of Oxfordshire. It is in the SN7 postcode district. The post town for Longcot is Faringdon.

Longcot on a map

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

Which county is Longcot in?

Longcot 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 Longcot in Oxfordshire?

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

Location of Longcot within Oxfordshire

What is the postcode for Longcot?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Longcot is SN7 7SY.

Where is Longcot in SN7?

Longcot is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the SN7 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SN7 postcode district.

Location of Longcot within SN7

Postal Boundaries © GEOLYTIX copyright and database right 2012

What is the post town for Longcot?

The post town for Longcot is Faringdon. Longcot is in the SN7 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Faringdon.

What is the latitude and longitude of Longcot?

The centre of Longcot is located at position 51.61669° latitude and -1.60749° longitude.

Latitude51.61669°
Longitude-1.60749°

What is the easting and northing of Longcot?

The centre of Longcot is located at the grid reference easting 427273 and northing 190946 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting427273
Northing190946

What are the nearest towns to Longcot?

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

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Longcot is 3 miles south of Faringdon
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Longcot is 5 miles east of Highworth
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Longcot is 6 miles south-east of Lechlade-on-Thames
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Longcot is 8 miles west of Wantage
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Longcot is 9 miles north-east of Swindon
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Longcot is 10 miles south-east of Fairford
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Longcot is 10 miles south of Carterton
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Longcot is 11 miles east of Cricklade
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Longcot is 13 miles south-west of Witney
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Longcot is 13 miles south of Burford

What are the nearest cities to Longcot?

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

18m
Longcot is 18 miles south-west of Oxford
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Longcot is 32 miles south-east of Gloucester
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Longcot is 36 miles north-east of Bath
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Longcot is 39 miles north of Salisbury
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Longcot is 40 miles north of Winchester
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Longcot is 44 miles east of Bristol
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Longcot is 48 miles south-east of Worcester
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Longcot is 50 miles north of Southampton
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Longcot is 53 miles north-east of Wells
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Longcot is 55 miles south of Coventry