Peak Moor Sandstone

A well known and popular buff sandstone, Peak Moor sandstone has can be found on projects all over the UK. Quarried near Matlock in Derbyshire, Peak Moor sandstone is regularly used for external applications thanks to its durability and stunning apperance.
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Peak Moor Sandstone is a fine to medium grained buff sandstone with variations ranging from pink inclusions and beds through to brown veining. The variations within the stone have proven to be popular on large scale developments, and Peak Moor Sandstone can be found on projects all over the UK.

Peak Moor 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 Peak Moor Sandstone is available within the following size limitations:
Maximum Length – 2500mm
Maximum Bed Height – 600mm
Minimum Recommended Thickness/Depth – Vertical and Horizontal Applications 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.

Peak Moor Sandstone is suitable for most masonry applications, including walling, paving, traditional cladding and architectural features, and can be utilised as a 40mm thin cladding using a kerf and rail/rainscreen cladding system (subject to suitable design).

Peak Moor 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 Peak Moor 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