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If you are interested in hiring an allotment in Northampton, please identify your preferred site and contact the allotment officer using the details below. Allotments in the Daventry and South Northamptonshire areas are dealt with by the local town and parish councils.

The average plot is 252 square metres, currently costing under £40 per year. You may also need a gate key, which you can hire from about £4 to £6 (costs vary from site to site; there is a 50% discount available to over 60s). 

We own 17 allotment sites, including three sites which are managed by the allotment associations on the sites themselves. The full list of council-owned allotments is below, along with locations. 

SiteLocationCouncil or field managed
Bants LaneBants Lane, DustonCouncil
Billing Road EastBougainvillea Drive / Cavendish Drive, Abington ValeCouncil
Broadmead AvenueBroadmead Court, AbingtonCouncil
Eastern Avenue North, Kingsthorpe/St David’sEastern Avenue NorthCouncil
Glebeland RoadGlebeland Gardens, Kings HeathCouncil
Harlestone RoadHarlestone Road, DustonCouncil
Kingsthorpe ParkThornton Park / Tollgate Close, KingsthorpeCouncil
MerewayLayby on Mereway, East HunsburyCouncil
ParklandsCoppice Drive, Spinney HillCouncil
Pleydell RoadPleydell Gardens, Far CottonCouncil
Rothersthorpe RoadRothersthorpe Road, Briar HillCouncil
SouthfieldsBilling LaneCouncil
Studland RoadStudland Road, KingsthorpeCouncil
Welford RoadWelford Road, KingsthorpeCouncil
Berrywood RoadBerrywood Road, DustonField managed
Graspin LaneBridgewater Drive, Weston FavellField managed
St Crispin's, DustonSouth Meadow Rd, off St Crispin DriveField managed


For more information on the above sites, please contact the allotments office at [email protected] or by phone at 01604 436622.

The National Allotment Society website is full of useful information for both new and experienced allotment holders.

Private sites

There are also a number of private sites located across the borough, but we do not hold any information about these. 

Last updated 26 June 2024