Postcode 1 Fillingham, Gainsborough DN21 5BU, UK


About the Address 1 Fillingham, Gainsborough DN21 5BU

Postcode DN21 1YX is the address of 1 Fillingham, Gainsborough DN21 5BU which is in East Midlands region of England. 1 Fillingham, Gainsborough DN21 5BU is within Gainsborough East ward It falls under constituency Gainsborough. The nearest station is Gainsborough Lea Road which is 1.29km away from the postcode. The postcode DN21 1YX is under the Lincolnshire police force and Anglian Water is the main water supplier in the area

Postcode Search Result 1 Fillingham, Gainsborough DN21 5BU


DN21 1YX

Address Details: 1
Fillingham Close
United Kingdom
DN21 1YX
Parish: Gainsborough
Ward: Gainsborough East
Country/State: Lincolnshire
Constituency: Gainsborough
Region: East Midlands
Country: England

Map of DN21 1YX - 1 Fillingham, Gainsborough DN21 5BU, UK

Tavel around DN21 1YX

Nearest Station: Gainsborough Lea Road
Distance: 1.29 km

Other Useful Info of DN21 1YX

Water: Anglian Water
Police: Lincolnshire

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