Markfield is a large, scattered village and a parish which lie about 118 miles north of London, 10 miles southeast of Ashby-de-la-Zouch and 8 miles northwest of Leicester city. The parish covers about 3,660 acres.
If you are planning a visit:
- Just west of the village is the Hole Hill Quarry Nature Preserve, which is part of the National Forest project.
- By automobile, take the A50 arterial road from Leicester toward Coalville. You will pass through Markfield before you reach the M1.
- By bus, check the Arriva Bus schedule.
You can see pictures of Markfield which are provided by:
You can see the
administrative areas in which Markfield has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
- See our Maps page for additional resources.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SK489102 (Lat/Lon: 52.687291, -1.278019), Markfield which are provided by: