Avochie Granite

Dark grey with a medium texture, durable and hard igneous stone.

This is a stone material

Stone is a hard substance from the ground used for building or carving. It is the product of millions of years of movement, pressure, compaction and heat, forming a durable solid material.

Dark grey with a medium texture, durable and hard igneous stone.

Planning a visit?
You will find this material in: Cabinet D

Geographic availability
Origin / Location of manufacturing / Processing plant
Quarried in Avochie, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Application and typical uses of the product

This durable stone can be cut into blocks for dimensional stone. It can be used as flooring and walling.

Breakdown of Product

100% Natural Stone

Embodied energy (Processing plant emissions). How much energy is used to produce the product? kWh per annum or kgCO2
Data not supplied
Thermal conductivity (k) W/m°C or Thermal transmittance (U-value) - W/m2°C (If applicable)
k = 1.7 - 4.0 W/m°C
Is the resource Renewable or Finite?
Reliability/ Maintenance: Frequency (times per annum) and Associated costs (£ per annum)
Does the material need to be processed further or treated by the user
Buildability - how complex is installation? What skill level is required?
An experienced stone mason should be used.
Types, textures, specifications and colours currently available
Smooth and rough faced can be achieved.
Supplier Name
Tennants Elgin
Main Contact
Sales Team
Contact Address
Brumley Brae, Elgin, Morayshire, IV30 5PP
Telephone Number
+44 1343 552767