Where is Westcot?

Westcot is located in the county of Oxfordshire, South East England, four miles west of the town of Wantage, 12 miles east of the major town of Swindon, and 60 miles west of London. Westcot lies two miles north-west of the Berkshire border, and was historically in the county of Berkshire. Westcot falls within the district council of Vale of White Horse, under the county council of Oxfordshire. It is in the OX12 postcode district. The post town for Westcot is Wantage.

Westcot on a map

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

Which county is Westcot in?

Westcot is in the ceremonial county of Oxfordshire, the historic county of Berkshire, and the administrative county of Oxfordshire.

Ceremonial CountyOxfordshire
Historic CountyBerkshire
Administrative CountyOxfordshire

Where is Westcot in Oxfordshire?

Westcot is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Oxfordshire, and towards the westernmost extremity of Oxfordshire.

Location of Westcot within Oxfordshire

What is the postcode for Westcot?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Westcot is OX12 9QA.

Where is Westcot in OX12?

Westcot is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the OX12 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the OX12 postcode district.

Location of Westcot within OX12

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What is the post town for Westcot?

The post town for Westcot is Wantage. Westcot is in the OX12 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Wantage.

What is the latitude and longitude of Westcot?

The centre of Westcot is located at position 51.58525° latitude and -1.51133° longitude.

Latitude51.58525°
Longitude-1.51133°

What is the easting and northing of Westcot?

The centre of Westcot is located at the grid reference easting 433954 and northing 187490 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting433954
Northing187490

What are the nearest towns to Westcot?

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

4m
Westcot is 4 miles west of Wantage
6m
Westcot is 6 miles south-east of Faringdon
9m
Westcot is 9 miles east of Highworth
11m
Westcot is 11 miles south-east of Lechlade-on-Thames
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Westcot is 12 miles south-west of Abingdon-on-Thames
12m
Westcot is 12 miles west of Didcot
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Westcot is 12 miles north of Hungerford
12m
Westcot is 12 miles east of Swindon
13m
Westcot is 13 miles south of Carterton
14m
Westcot is 14 miles south of Witney

What are the nearest cities to Westcot?

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

16m
Westcot is 16 miles south-west of Oxford
37m
Westcot is 37 miles south-east of Gloucester
37m
Westcot is 37 miles north of Winchester
38m
Westcot is 38 miles north of Salisbury
39m
Westcot is 39 miles east of Bath
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Westcot is 47 miles north of Southampton
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Westcot is 48 miles east of Bristol
52m
Westcot is 52 miles west of St Albans
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Westcot is 52 miles south-east of Worcester
56m
Westcot is 56 miles north-east of Wells