Where is Sproxton?

Sproxton is located in the county of Leicestershire, East Midlands, seven miles north-east of the town of Melton Mowbray, 20 miles south-east of the major city of Nottingham, and 93 miles north of London. Sproxton lies two miles south-west of the Lincolnshire border. Sproxton falls within the district council of Melton, under the county council of Leicestershire. It is in the LE14 postcode district. The post town for Sproxton is Melton Mowbray.

Sproxton on a map

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

Which county is Sproxton in?

Sproxton is in the ceremonial county of Leicestershire, the historic county of Leicestershire, and the administrative county of Leicestershire.

Ceremonial CountyLeicestershire
Historic CountyLeicestershire
Administrative CountyLeicestershire

Where is Sproxton in Leicestershire?

Sproxton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Leicestershire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Leicestershire.

Location of Sproxton within Leicestershire

What is the postcode for Sproxton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Sproxton is LE14 4RE.

Where is Sproxton in LE14?

Sproxton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the LE14 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the LE14 postcode district.

Location of Sproxton within LE14

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What is the post town for Sproxton?

The post town for Sproxton is Melton Mowbray. Sproxton is in the LE14 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Melton Mowbray.

What is the latitude and longitude of Sproxton?

The centre of Sproxton is located at position 52.81047° latitude and -0.73172° longitude.

Latitude52.81047°
Longitude-0.73172°

What is the easting and northing of Sproxton?

The centre of Sproxton is located at the grid reference easting 485585 and northing 324411 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting485585
Northing324411

What are the nearest towns to Sproxton?

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

7m
Sproxton is 7 miles north-east of Melton Mowbray
8m
Sproxton is 8 miles south-west of Grantham
10m
Sproxton is 10 miles north of Oakham
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Sproxton is 13 miles south-east of Bingham
15m
Sproxton is 15 miles south-east of Cotgrave
15m
Sproxton is 15 miles west of Bourne
15m
Sproxton is 15 miles north-west of Stamford
15m
Sproxton is 15 miles north of Uppingham
16m
Sproxton is 16 miles north-east of Syston
19m
Sproxton is 19 miles south of Newark-on-Trent

What are the nearest cities to Sproxton?

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

20m
Sproxton is 20 miles south-east of Nottingham
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Sproxton is 21 miles north-east of Leicester
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Sproxton is 26 miles north-west of Peterborough
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Sproxton is 30 miles south of Lincoln
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Sproxton is 32 miles east of Derby
43m
Sproxton is 43 miles north-east of Coventry
47m
Sproxton is 47 miles east of Lichfield
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Sproxton is 50 miles south-east of Sheffield
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Sproxton is 51 miles north-west of Ely
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Sproxton is 54 miles north-east of Birmingham

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