Sandstone Building Stone

sandstone building stoneWe offer a wide selection of colours in sandstone building stone.  The colour of sandstone varies due to the geographical location from where it originates.  Customers often choose to have a mixture of colours while using sandstone walling stone, as the variation in colours blend into almost any surrounding area. The beauty of using sandstone as a building stone is that you can also have the architectural work done for your house or wall in sandstone.

Available Options:

  • Brown/Buff Sandstone
  • Blue Centre Sandstone
  • Blue Grey Sandstone
  • Pink Sandstone
  • Sawnbed Sandstone

Brown/Buff Sandstone

Brown Sandstone is also a Mountcharles Sandstone.  It has a stunning mixture of neutral shades including cream, beige and golden browns.  Sandstone walling can be purchased in two forms for walling stone. 

Available in two forms:

Random rubble sold by the pallet or bulk load (approximate coverage from 5 - 5.5 sq. m. per pallet and 45 - 50 sq. m. per truck load)
Machined Block available in bags or pallets (approximate coverage of 3 - 3.5 sq. m. per bag and 6 - 7 sq. m. pallet)

Blue Centre Sandstone

Blue Centre Sandstone building stone is unique to our Mountcharles Quarries.  It derives its name from its beautiful mixture of the subtle colour tones of blue and golden brown.  Blue Centre Sandstone walling stone can be purchased in two forms for walling stone. It is available in Random Rubble form and is sold by the pallet or bulk load, or Machine Block, and is available in bags or pallets (coverage is the same as the brown/buff sandstone). 

 

 

Grey Sandstone

We offer two different colours of grey Sandstone walling; Blue Grey Sandstone and Kil Sandstoneblue grey sandstone

 

Blue Grey sandstone has a wonderful appearance, predominately consisting of grey and blue shades with a hint of brown.  This material can be purchased in two forms: Random Rubble or Machined Block.  Random rubble is hand picked sold by the pallet or bulk load (approximate coverage from 5 - 6 sq. m. per pallet and 50 - 65 sq. m. per truck load).  Machined Block available in bags or pallets (approximate coverage of 3 - 4 sq. m. per bag respectively).

 

 

 

Kil Sandstone is a mixture of grey tones with the occasional splash of brown; overall, this walling stone is quite consistent in colour.  It is suited to both traditional and contemporary buildings.  The material is split and is available in bags (approximate coverage is 3 - 3.5 sq. m. per bag respectively).

 

 

 

 

Sawnbed SandstoneSawnbed sandstone

Sawn bed sandstone is a gold stone and is cut on all 4 sides and has a uniformed look.  It is available in bags or pallets (approximate coverage 3 - 3.5 Sq. m. per bag and 6-7 Sq. m. per pallet).

 

Design Tip

Give your home a more modern, architectural finish by adding Sandstone cills, lintels, quoins, door surrounds etc.

 

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