Lazonby Sandstone

One of our most popular red sandstones, Lazonby sandstone is quarried just outside of Penrith, Cumbria. Lazonby sandstone is exceptionally hard wearing and durable, and is a popular choice for walling, paving and bespoke features thanks to its durability.
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Lazonby Red Sandstone is a medium grained sandstone from the Permian age. It is light pink in colour with a high Quartz content giving it a distinct sparkle when viewed in bright conditions. Lazonby Sandstone is hard wearing and has a consistent texture make it ideal for a wide variety of uses.
Lazonby Sandstone is cut and profiled for sale to domestic and commercial projects by:

Cumbrian Stone Ltd, Montal Place, Stalker Road, Gilwilly Industrial Estate, Penrith, CA11 9FE.

All stones are cut to order, and is generally Lazonby Sandstone is available within the following size limitations:
Maximum Length – 2500mm
Maximum Bed Height – 600mm
Minimum Recommended Thickness/Depth – Vertical Cladding 50mm / Horizontal Paving & Copings 40mm

Please note that these limitations can vary depending on the unit sizes required. For all large units it is advisable to contact us to discuss the sizes achievable.

Lazonby Sandstone is suitable for most masonry applications, including walling, paving, traditional cladding and architectural features.

Lazonby sandstone is NOT suitable for use as a thin cladding/kerf and rail/rainscreen cladding system.

Lazonby Sandstone Typical Variations

The top six samples shown on the above variation photo show a rubbed/ashlar finish. The bottom left sample shows a sandblasted finish. The bottom centre sample shows a pitched/rock faced walling finish. The variations shown in the above sample panel are indicitive of the different variations commonly found in Lazonby Sandstone. As sandstone is a natural product it is not possible to guarantee the inclusion or exclusion of any natural variations within newly cut sandstone units.

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Cumbrian Stone Ltd

Montal Place

Gilwilly Industrial Estate

Penrith, Cumbria

CA11 9FE

Showroom Opening Times

Monday – Thursday

8.00 – 17.00

Closed Friday to Sunday


01768 867867