Where is Three Gates?

Three Gates is located in the county of Leicestershire, East Midlands, seven miles north of the town of Market Harborough, nine miles south-east of the major city of Leicester, and 81 miles north-west of London. Three Gates lies five miles north of the Northamptonshire border. Three Gates falls within the district council of Harborough, under the county council of Leicestershire. It is in the LE7 postcode district. The post town for Three Gates is Leicester.

Three Gates on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Three Gates
Location of Three Gates within the UK

Which county is Three Gates in?

Three Gates 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 Three Gates in Leicestershire?

Three Gates is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Leicestershire, and towards the easternmost extremity of Leicestershire.

Location of Three Gates within Leicestershire

What is the postcode for Three Gates?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Three Gates is LE7 9ES.

Where is Three Gates in LE7?

Three Gates is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the LE7 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the LE7 postcode district.

Location of Three Gates within LE7

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What is the post town for Three Gates?

The post town for Three Gates is Leicester. Three Gates is in the LE7 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Leicester.

What is the latitude and longitude of Three Gates?

The centre of Three Gates is located at position 52.57857° latitude and -0.94176° longitude.

Latitude52.57857°
Longitude-0.94176°

What is the easting and northing of Three Gates?

The centre of Three Gates is located at the grid reference easting 471807 and northing 298388 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting471807
Northing298388

What are the nearest towns to Three Gates?

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

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Three Gates is 7 miles north of Market Harborough
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Three Gates is 9 miles west of Uppingham
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Three Gates is 10 miles south-east of Syston
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Three Gates is 11 miles north-west of Desborough
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Three Gates is 11 miles south-west of Oakham
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Three Gates is 12 miles north-west of Corby
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Three Gates is 13 miles south of Melton Mowbray
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Three Gates is 14 miles north-east of Lutterworth
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Three Gates is 15 miles north-west of Kettering
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Three Gates is 16 miles east of Earl Shilton

What are the nearest cities to Three Gates?

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

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Three Gates is 9 miles south-east of Leicester
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Three Gates is 27 miles north-east of Coventry
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Three Gates is 28 miles south of Nottingham
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Three Gates is 29 miles west of Peterborough
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Three Gates is 33 miles south-east of Derby
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Three Gates is 38 miles east of Lichfield
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Three Gates is 41 miles east of Birmingham
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Three Gates is 48 miles south of Lincoln
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Three Gates is 50 miles east of Wolverhampton
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Three Gates is 52 miles north-west of Cambridge

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