Where is Overthorpe?

Overthorpe is located in the county of Northamptonshire, East Midlands, two miles east of the town of Banbury, 21 miles south-west of the major town of Northampton, and 63 miles north-west of London. Overthorpe lies just north of the Oxfordshire border. Overthorpe 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 Overthorpe is Banbury.

Overthorpe on a map

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

Which county is Overthorpe in?

Overthorpe 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 Overthorpe in Northamptonshire?

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

Location of Overthorpe within Northamptonshire

What is the postcode for Overthorpe?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Overthorpe is OX17 2AB.

Where is Overthorpe in OX17?

Overthorpe is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the OX17 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the OX17 postcode district.

Location of Overthorpe within OX17

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What is the post town for Overthorpe?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Overthorpe?

The centre of Overthorpe is located at position 52.06287° latitude and -1.29825° longitude.

Latitude52.06287°
Longitude-1.29825°

What is the easting and northing of Overthorpe?

The centre of Overthorpe is located at the grid reference easting 448206 and northing 240731 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting448206
Northing240731

What are the nearest towns to Overthorpe?

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

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Overthorpe is 2 miles east of Banbury
7m
Overthorpe is 7 miles west of Brackley
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Overthorpe is 13 miles north-west of Bicester
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Overthorpe is 13 miles north-east of Chipping Norton
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Overthorpe is 14 miles south of Southam
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Overthorpe is 14 miles east of Shipston-on-Stour
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Overthorpe is 14 miles west of Buckingham
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Overthorpe is 14 miles west of Towcester
15m
Overthorpe is 15 miles south-west of Daventry
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Overthorpe is 15 miles north of Woodstock

What are the nearest cities to Overthorpe?

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

22m
Overthorpe is 22 miles north of Oxford
25m
Overthorpe is 25 miles south of Coventry
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Overthorpe is 39 miles south-east of Birmingham
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Overthorpe is 40 miles south of Leicester
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Overthorpe is 40 miles east of Worcester
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Overthorpe is 43 miles east of Gloucester
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Overthorpe is 46 miles north-west of St Albans
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Overthorpe is 48 miles south-east of Lichfield
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Overthorpe is 50 miles south-east of Wolverhampton
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Overthorpe is 57 miles south-west of Peterborough