Paythorne is located in the county of Lancashire, North West England, four miles north-west of the town of Barnoldswick, 12 miles north of the major town of Burnley, 143 miles south of Edinburgh, 176 miles north of Cardiff, and 191 miles north-west of London. Paythorne lies just south-west of the North Yorkshire border, and was historically in the county of Yorkshire. Paythorne falls within the district council of Ribble Valley, under the county council of Lancashire. It is in the BB7 postcode district. The post town for Paythorne is Clitheroe.
Paythorne is in the ceremonial county of Lancashire, the historic county of Yorkshire, and the administrative county of Lancashire.
Paythorne is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Lancashire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Lancashire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Paythorne is BB7 4JD.
Paythorne is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the BB7 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the BB7 postcode district.
The post town for Paythorne is Clitheroe. Paythorne is in the BB7 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Clitheroe.
The centre of Paythorne is located at position 53.96243° latitude and -2.26108° longitude.
The centre of Paythorne is located at the grid reference easting 382968 and northing 451848 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Paythorne relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Paythorne to the centre of the town.
Position of Paythorne relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Paythorne to the centre of the city.