The last resting place of Princess Diana at Althorp house is going to be repaired. This will be the first large-scale works in the territory of the old castle over the past 350 years. It is expected that they will end by August 2017, just in time for the 20th anniversary since the death of Lady Di.
The burial place of Princess Diana will undergo an extensive renovation. This is reported by foreign media with reference to the press-release of the family of Spencers, one of the most respected aristocratic families in the UK. Restoration of the tomb of Diana would be a brother of Harry Spencer and his wife Karen in millions of pounds sterling. The exact amount is currently unknown.
The decision on whether to remodel the place where the relics of his sister, Harry Spencer took once faced in 2014, with criticism of the former chef of the Royal court Darren McGrady. He accused the relative of the Princess of Wales in inappropriate care for her grave. Allegedly, she is in a bad condition , because the island is overgrown with excessive vegetation and has become unkempt. “Sad to see Spencer neglects to the last resting place of Princess Diana”, — wrote in his “Twitter” McGrady, with the publication of a photograph of the grave.
It is expected that work to bring order to the graves of Diana will be completed by August 2017. At this time, the world will mark the 20 th anniversary of the death of the Princess of Wales.
We will remind that Princess Diana was buried on a remote island in Northamptonshire a hundred kilometers from London. There is an ancestral estate of her family Althorp, the size of which is equal to 13 thousand acres. For visiting the graves of the tragically deceased Princess tourists pay money. According to the family of Spencers, all of these funds go to charity.
One of the main decorations of the final place of rest Diana is a monument in classical style, with massive columns and a portrait of the Princess in profile. On the roof of the memorial written in large letters the name of Diana, every year to see him come crowds of people from all over the world. After the death of Diana around her grave was planted a lot of roses, as well as 36 oak trees in honor of each year that she lived.
Althorp house was built in 1508, his Foundation planned about 350 years ago, the gardener of king Louis XIV, andré Le nôtre. He also worked on the creation and reconstruction of the famous gardens and Park of Versailles, considered to be one of the most magnificent masterpieces of garden art.