Where is Lower Thorpe?

Lower Thorpe is located in the county of Northamptonshire, East Midlands, six miles north-east of the town of Banbury, 16 miles south-west of the major town of Northampton, and 62 miles north-west of London. Lower Thorpe lies two miles north of the Oxfordshire border. Lower Thorpe 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 Lower Thorpe is Banbury.

Lower Thorpe on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Lower Thorpe
Location of Lower Thorpe within the UK

Which county is Lower Thorpe in?

Lower Thorpe 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 Lower Thorpe in Northamptonshire?

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

Location of Lower Thorpe within Northamptonshire

What is the postcode for Lower Thorpe?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Lower Thorpe is OX17 2HW.

Where is Lower Thorpe in OX17?

Lower Thorpe 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 Lower Thorpe within OX17

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What is the post town for Lower Thorpe?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Lower Thorpe?

The centre of Lower Thorpe is located at position 52.10783° latitude and -1.21536° longitude.

Latitude52.10783°
Longitude-1.21536°

What is the easting and northing of Lower Thorpe?

The centre of Lower Thorpe is located at the grid reference easting 453835 and northing 245791 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting453835
Northing245791

What are the nearest towns to Lower Thorpe?

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

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Lower Thorpe is 6 miles north-east of Banbury
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Lower Thorpe is 6 miles north-west of Brackley
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Lower Thorpe is 10 miles west of Towcester
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Lower Thorpe is 11 miles south of Daventry
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Lower Thorpe is 12 miles north-west of Buckingham
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Lower Thorpe is 12 miles south-east of Southam
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Lower Thorpe is 15 miles north of Bicester
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Lower Thorpe is 16 miles south-west of Northampton
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Lower Thorpe is 17 miles south-east of Whitnash
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Lower Thorpe is 18 miles east of Shipston-on-Stour

What are the nearest cities to Lower Thorpe?

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

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Lower Thorpe is 24 miles south-east of Coventry
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Lower Thorpe is 25 miles north of Oxford
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Lower Thorpe is 37 miles south of Leicester
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Lower Thorpe is 39 miles south-east of Birmingham
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Lower Thorpe is 43 miles east of Worcester
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Lower Thorpe is 45 miles north-west of St Albans
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Lower Thorpe is 47 miles east of Gloucester
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Lower Thorpe is 47 miles south-east of Lichfield
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Lower Thorpe is 51 miles south-east of Wolverhampton
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Lower Thorpe is 52 miles south-west of Peterborough