Foscote lies two miles West of Towcester between the A43 and the village of Abthorpe. Shopping and schooling facilities are available at Towcester and more comprehensive facilities at Northampton and Milton Keynes. Communications in the area are excellent with the M1 accessed at Junction 15A and the M40 at the Junction of the A43 between Brackley and Oxford. There is a main line rail service between Milton Keynes and London, Euston which takes 40 minutes. Leisure facilities include golf at Farthingstone, West Park, Whittlebury and Silverstone, motor racing at Silverstone, hunting with the Grafton Hunt and steeple chasing at Towcester.