Last Modified February 13, 2019
Allum Lane Cemetery is located at Allum Lane, Elstree, Herts, WD6 3NN
Opening hours are 9am to 5pm every day
Funerals can be held between 10.30am to 2.30pm any weekday (except on bank holidays)
Ashes Graves and Full Burials are provided
Consecrated plots (blessed by a Church of England Bishop) and unconsecrated plots are available for burials
Ashes graves are all in consecrated grounds
Visitor Parking available throughout grounds
The Visitor centre is located at the entrance, where more internment information and Public Toilets can be found.
Restricted vehicle access may be in force whilst funerals are in process
Allum Lane Cemetery in Elstree was originally opened in the early sixties with the first burial in July 1962. It stands on the grounds of the old Radnor Hall Estate, which was demolished in the late 1950s. The cemetery contains both consecrated (blessed as sacred) and unconsecrated plots. The consecrated plots have been blessed by a Church of England Bishop.
The cemetery can be found on Allum Lane, Elstree, Herts, WD6 3NN. There are a small number of parking spaces available.
Opening hours are 9am to 5pm every day. Please note the cemetery is closed to traffic when a funeral is in progress, this can be between 10.30am to 2.30pm any weekday (except on bank holidays). You can contact us on 020 8207 7497 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
There are no dogs are allowed in the cemetery.
Burials and graves
Burials can take place between 10.30am and 2.30pm any weekday, except bank holidays.
Graves can be bought for one, two or three interments.
Graves in full plots can be reopened with the permission of the grave owner providing that the grave is not already full.
Muslim graves are located in Sections M and N of the cemetery.
Cremations do not take place at the cemetery but cremated remains can be buried there. Each ash grave can contain up to four caskets. Graves for cremated remains are situated together in the area of the cemetery marked TCR although old graves can be reopened to include ashes providing they are not full.
There are a small number of common graves within the cemetery. A maximum of three burials will be made in a common grave and ownership of these stays with the council.
For more information please read our Cemetery FAQs.
For prices see 'Fees for 2019/20.
Memorials - flowers and plaques
Allum Lane is a lawn cemetery designed to look neat and be easy to maintain. This means only certain types of memorials are allowed and no upright headstones or grave edging is permitted. For more information and sizes on memorials please contact the Cemetery Officer on email@example.com
We have a Memorial Garden and run a commemorative scheme to give people the opportunity to remember a loved one in a variety of ways. We allow commemorative roses and trees, wall plaques and benches.