White to buff in colour, uniform to strongly laminated texture, fine grained, well cemented and compacted, low permeability.
Origin / Location of manufacturing / Processing plant
Drumhead Quarry, Near Falkirk, Scotland
Application and typical uses of the product
Exterior wall cladding and carving/detail work.
Breakdown of Product
100% natural sandstone
Thermal conductivity (k) W/m°C or Thermal transmittance (U-value) - W/m2°C (If applicable)
k = 1.7 W/m°C
Is the resource Renewable or Finite?
Does the material need to be processed further or treated by the user
Buildability - how complex is installation? What skill level is required?
Installation is complex and must be undertaken by an experienced stonemason.
Denovan Mains Farm, Denny, Falkirk, FK6 6BJ
Lifespan of materials if maintained correctly (years)
100 years +
Availability - how easy is it to source the material
Limited at present