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Where is Rothwell?

Rothwell is located in the county of Northamptonshire, East Midlands, two miles south-east of the town of Desborough, 13 miles north of the major town of Northampton, and 69 miles north-west of London. Rothwell lies five miles south-east of the Leicestershire border. Rothwell falls within the district council of Kettering, under the county council of Northamptonshire. It is in the NN14 postcode district. The post town for Rothwell is Kettering.

Rothwell on a map

Map showing extent of Rothwell as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Rothwell
Map showing location of Rothwell within the UK
Location of Rothwell within the UK

Which county is Rothwell in?

Rothwell 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 Rothwell in Northamptonshire?

Rothwell is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Northamptonshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Northamptonshire.

Map showing location of Rothwell within Northamptonshire
Location of Rothwell within Northamptonshire

What is the postcode for Rothwell?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Rothwell is NN14 6ET.

Where is Rothwell in NN14?

Rothwell is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the NN14 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the NN14 postcode district.

Map showing location of Rothwell within NN14
Location of Rothwell within NN14

What is the post town for Rothwell?

The post town for Rothwell is Kettering. Rothwell is in the NN14 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Kettering.

What is the latitude and longitude of Rothwell?

The centre of Rothwell is located at position 52.42293° latitude and -0.79856° longitude.

Latitude52.42293°
Longitude-0.79856°

What is the easting and northing of Rothwell?

The centre of Rothwell is located at the grid reference easting 481798 and northing 281228 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting481798
Northing281228

What are the nearest towns to Rothwell?

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

south-east
2m
Rothwell is 2 miles south-east of Desborough
north-west
3m
Rothwell is 3 miles north-west of Kettering
south-west
6m
Rothwell is 6 miles south-west of Corby
south-east
7m
Rothwell is 7 miles south-east of Market Harborough
north-west
7m
Rothwell is 7 miles north-west of Burton Latimer
north-west
9m
Rothwell is 9 miles north-west of Wellingborough
north-west
10m
Rothwell is 10 miles north-west of Irthlingborough
west
11m
Rothwell is 11 miles west of Thrapston
south
12m
Rothwell is 12 miles south of Uppingham
north-west
12m
Rothwell is 12 miles north-west of Higham Ferrers

What are the nearest cities to Rothwell?

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

south-east
20m
Rothwell is 20 miles south-east of Leicester
south-west
26m
Rothwell is 26 miles south-west of Peterborough
east
30m
Rothwell is 30 miles east of Coventry
south-east
40m
Rothwell is 40 miles south-east of Nottingham
west
42m
Rothwell is 42 miles west of Cambridge
west
45m
Rothwell is 45 miles west of Ely
south-east
45m
Rothwell is 45 miles south-east of Derby
east
47m
Rothwell is 47 miles east of Birmingham
east
47m
Rothwell is 47 miles east of Lichfield
north-west
50m
Rothwell is 50 miles north-west of St Albans

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