The parish comprises the village of Chelveston and the adjacent hamlet of Caldecott, along with Chelston Rise and the surrounding farmland. There are 225 dwellings (2014) and the electorate is 468 (April 2017).
Chelveston is approx. 2.5 miles east of Higham Ferrers on the B645, in the eastern district of the county of Northamptonshire, UK.
- District Council Ward: Higham Ferrers Lancaster.
- County Council Division: Higham Ferrers.
- Parliamentary Constituency: Wellingborough.
- European Parliamentary Region: East Midlands.