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The Windmills Natural Green Burial Ground, Northampton
Regional winner
The People's Awards for the Best Natural Burial Ground in the UK 2024, 2023 and runner up in 2022.

The Windmills Natural Green Burial Ground is situated in Northamptonshire’s beautiful open countryside, approximately 1.1km to the south-east of Roade and 0.6km to the north-west of Hartwell. This 5acre site lies outside village confines and draws on the characteristics of the surrounding area and open

Plots are available in our newly developing woodland and facilitate full coffin and ash interments. Graves can be demarcated with wooden memorial plaques or one of our UK native trees.

The site has an open sided wooden eco shelter for funeral gatherings or to shelter in and enjoy the views or share a picnic as well as seated areas for reflection and remembrance. Bird and bat boxes will become a feature alongside a variety of birds, animals, insects and plants.

For further information on The Windmills please contact Jo Painter on 07891214564 or email info@windmillnaturalgreenburial.co.uk.

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Contact Jo Painter

Site Address Hartwell Road

Town Northampton

PostCode NN7 2JT What3words: ///safe.huddled.morphing

Telephone 07891214564

Correspondence address 92 Breezehill, Wootton, Northampton, NN4 6AG.

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