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Clayton Wood Natural Burial Ground

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Wonderful serene place

Not sure I can review this as a place to visit generally but if you are looking for a resting place... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2018
Brighton, United Kingdom
via mobile

Quiet, dignified service. Very peaceful and tranquil setting. Room not over large. Stood on... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
Bexleyheath, United Kingdom
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Brighton Road, Clayton BN6 9PD, England
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Reviewed 19 October 2018

Let me start by saying what a wonderful place this is which I applaud The outlook is glorious with views of the Jack n Jill windmills and tranquil despite the sometimes noisy proximity of the main road This type of burial centre absolutely should be...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Blandorum
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Not sure I can review this as a place to visit generally but if you are looking for a resting place for a loved one, it doesn’t get much better. Stunning views of the South Downs and the Jack and Jill windmills, a wonderful growing...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Quiet, dignified service. Very peaceful and tranquil setting. Room not over large. Stood on veranda. This might have been more of an issue had the weather been wet or colder. Also, standing on the veranda made it difficult to hear what was said inside the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

With a recent passing of a well loved relative and friend this was my first visit to this unique natural burial ground. The whole idea based behind the concept of a natural burial ground I found both enlightening and very moving. Whilst it must be...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 21 February 2017

An outstanding setting for a natural burial ground. The site itself is covered in trees and wild flowers, it overlooks the rolling south downs. A stream and pond are in the grounds. It is a large site so although close to a road and railway...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank john h
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Kept driving past Clayton Natural Burial grounds and after my dad passed away 2 years ago I decided to go in and see what this was about. I love the fact that there are no headstones, no marbles and no pretentious things. I love the...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Regine D
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Opened in 2008 and all nameplates are carved in wood. Already some are looking weather-beaten - but what a wonderful site to walk round. Pond in the corner and views looking towards Jack & Jill Windmills on the Downs. Surely it won't be too long...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Peter W
Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

Went to the 2nd Burial in 3 years. Very nice and tranquil place. The sitting are is super cold. It can do with some heaters. Thank you

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank sayhowitiz
Reviewed 21 February 2016

This must be the most beautiful and tranquil, unique place for anyone to be laid to rest. It is so pretty,calm and welcomes you in a strange way. My sons funeral was on 1st February. From my first visit, meeting with Karen to the actual...More

Date of experience: February 2016
7  Thank 387sally
Reviewed 5 February 2016

On the day wind swept and damp underfoot but a place to rest at peace and as the year passes so the trees will blossom,the flowers bloom and bird song will heard.We as a family are very happy to have our loved one at rest...More

Date of experience: February 2016
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6 December 2018|
Response from Blandorum | Reviewed this property |
We attended a funeral in September n it hadn't been raining n wasn't icy There are no paths so in inclement weather you'd need good footwear not heels