Where is Stretton?

Stretton is located in the county of Rutland, East Midlands, seven miles north-east of the town of Oakham, 19 miles north-west of the major city of Peterborough, and 86 miles north of London. Stretton lies roughly one mile south of the Lincolnshire border. Stretton falls within the unitary authority of Rutland. It is in the LE15 postcode district. The post town for Stretton is Oakham.

Stretton on a map

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

Which county is Stretton in?

Stretton is in the ceremonial county of Rutland, the historic county of Rutland, and the administrative county of Rutland.

Ceremonial CountyRutland
Historic CountyRutland
Administrative CountyRutland

Where is Stretton in Rutland?

Stretton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Rutland, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Rutland.

Location of Stretton within Rutland

What is the postcode for Stretton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Stretton is LE15 7QZ.

Where is Stretton in LE15?

Stretton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the LE15 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the LE15 postcode district.

Location of Stretton within LE15

Postal Boundaries © GEOLYTIX copyright and database right 2012

What is the post town for Stretton?

The post town for Stretton is Oakham. Stretton is in the LE15 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Oakham.

What is the latitude and longitude of Stretton?

The centre of Stretton is located at position 52.73209° latitude and -0.59583° longitude.

Latitude52.73209°
Longitude-0.59583°

What is the easting and northing of Stretton?

The centre of Stretton is located at the grid reference easting 494914 and northing 315863 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting494914
Northing315863

What are the nearest towns to Stretton?

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

7m
Stretton is 7 miles north-east of Oakham
7m
Stretton is 7 miles north-west of Stamford
10m
Stretton is 10 miles west of Bourne
11m
Stretton is 11 miles north-east of Uppingham
12m
Stretton is 12 miles west of Market Deeping
12m
Stretton is 12 miles east of Melton Mowbray
13m
Stretton is 13 miles south of Grantham
17m
Stretton is 17 miles north of Corby
18m
Stretton is 18 miles north of Oundle
18m
Stretton is 18 miles west of Crowland

What are the nearest cities to Stretton?

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

19m
Stretton is 19 miles north-west of Peterborough
24m
Stretton is 24 miles east of Leicester
28m
Stretton is 28 miles south-east of Nottingham
35m
Stretton is 35 miles south of Lincoln
39m
Stretton is 39 miles east of Derby
43m
Stretton is 43 miles north-west of Ely
44m
Stretton is 44 miles north-east of Coventry
47m
Stretton is 47 miles north-west of Cambridge
52m
Stretton is 52 miles east of Lichfield
58m
Stretton is 58 miles east of Birmingham

More Stretton data