Blackfordby is 2 miles North-West of Ashby De La Zouch and is situated in the corner of Leicestershire and borders Derbyshire. It is a small village approached from the A511 linking Ashby with Woodville and Burton Upon Trent.
Facilities are limited to one public house, primary school, village hall and Chuch of St. Margaret of Antioch which was erected in the mid 18th century.
Blackfordby is situated between the market town of Ashby De La Zouch and Burton Upon Trent with many road links thereafter.
Blackfordby has a primary school named 'St Margaret's C of E Primary school' and feeds in to Ashby's secondary schools.