This large village and parish is 143 miles north of London and 12 miles north-west of Nottingham. The parish sits on the Derbyshire border. The parish covers 3,318 acres and includes the hamlets of Bagthorpe, Underwood, Hand Stubbing, Westwood and Woodnook. Jacksdale (or Jack's Dale) is a village in the parish.
Selston is divided from Derbyshire by the Erewash River. If you are planning a visit:
Selston lies off the M1 motorway north of Nottingham. Turn off at the B6018 arterial crossing.