This parish and village are across the border from Leicestershire, right at the point where the Soar River enters Leicestershire. It is the southern-most place in Nottinghamshire. The parish lies about 117 miles north of London, 1 mile northeast of Loughborough (in Leicestershire) and 13 miles due south of Nottingham. The parish covers 1,515 acres.
The village sits along a small stream between hills. If you are planning a visit:
- By automobile, the village is only about a mile north of the limits of Loughborough, just west of Cotes.
- Glenn MANSFIELD has a photograph of the village sign on Geo-graph, taken in November, 2008.
You can see pictures of Stanford on Soar which are provided by:
You can see the
administrative areas in which Stanford on Soar 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 SK544220 (Lat/Lon: 52.792834, -1.194709), Stanford on Soar which are provided by: