Headstone designs for granite memorials

Choosing a headstone is an incredibly personal and meaningful process. It’s important that the headstone you choose reflects the wishes of your loved one and creates a lasting tribute to their memory.

A headstone not only marks a loved one’s resting place but is also an important part of the grieving process, providing a focal point that will ensure they are remembered for generations to come.

There are a whole host of headstone styles and options to choose from, allowing you to select a design that you are truly happy with.

Can you design your own headstone?

As each headstone is personal, it is possible to incorporate your own bespoke design preferences, which allows you to create a truly unique and lasting tribute for your relative or friend.

From rose headstone designs, angel headstone designs and butterfly headstone designs, through to headstones with a tree design, headstone horse designs and headstone designs with flowers, headstones can be adapted to suit your bespoke requirements.

What are the most popular headstone designs?

When it comes to choosing a headstone, there’s not only lots of designs to choose from but there are lots of materials available too.

Headstones are often made from granite, as it is one of the most durable and aesthetically pleasing natural stones that can be adapted to accommodate any design.

Other popular choices include marble, sandstone, slate and fieldstones memorials.

The benefits of granite headstones

Granite headstones are very popular. They not only offer a unique aesthetic appeal and excellent longevity, they are also incredibly versatile when it comes to etching and engraving. And, unlike slate and marble, they won’t shatter.

What is the average price of a headstone?

Prices for headstones and lawn memorials, children’s memorials, traditional kerbed memorials, cremation memorials and memorial vases for graves vary significantly. The price depends on the type of memorial you choose.

The cost of a memorial also depends on the complexity and size of your chosen design. For example, it depends on the lettering you choose and any additional elements, such as ornaments.

Why choose County Stone?

Here at County Stone, we are dedicated to providing the most fitting tribute for your loved one following a burial or cremation.

As a family run business, ours is a personal customer-focused service with great empathy, helping all of our customers to choose the perfect granite memorial during hard times.

From the moment you get in touch, our dedicated and experienced team will help you to choose or design the most suitable headstone, memorial or gravestone. You will be able to choose from a range of high-quality granite headstones and designs that have been designed to stand the test of time.

Get in touch today.