Medium grained salmon pink, hard sandstone.

Quarried in Cumbria, Lazonby is a a relatively hard sandstone that can be used for exposed applications including steps and paving.


Ashlar Walling
Thin Cladding, Generix Lite System
Dressed / Carved Stone
Rock Faced Walling
Rubble Walling
Rockery Stone
External Flooring / Paving
External Steps / Platts
Internal Flooring (requires sealant)


Density (kg/m3) 2325
Compressive Strength (N/mm3)
Absorbtion (%) 2.5
Saturation Coefficient 0.5
Porosity (%) 12
Acid Immersion Test Pass
Salt Crystallisation (%) -0.23
Flexural Strength (dry/perp)(N/mm²) 4.2