Peaton is located in the county of Shropshire, West Midlands, six miles east of the town of Craven Arms, 17 miles south of the major town of Shrewsbury, 71 miles north of Cardiff, and 127 miles north-west of London. Peaton lies seven miles north of the Herefordshire border. Peaton falls within the unitary authority of Shropshire. It is in the SY7 postcode district.
Peaton is in the ceremonial county of Shropshire, the historic county of Shropshire, and the administrative county of Shropshire.
Peaton is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Shropshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Shropshire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Peaton is SY7 9DN.
Peaton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the SY7 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the SY7 postcode district.
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The centre of Peaton is located at position 52.45986° latitude and -2.69124° longitude.
The centre of Peaton is located at the grid reference easting 353130 and northing 284882 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Peaton relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Peaton to the centre of the town.
Position of Peaton relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Peaton to the centre of the city.