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Monkton

SORRY, THE MONKTON QUARRY IS NO LONGER OPERATING. OTHER SIMILAR STONES ARE AVAILABLE. Monkton Limestone is an excellent choice for wall veneer. Because of its excellent properties and performance, light gray color, rich texture and high production, architects repeatedly specify this natural limestone for exterior wall veneer and fireplace surrounds. Monkton Limestone is available in a split-face finish. Edges can be sawn or natural.

Finishes

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Specifications

Stone Type

Limestone

Color

Silver gray with some tan coloration.

Weathering Characteristics

Like all limestones, Monkton will fade when used outside or when exposed to direct sunlight for long periods of time.

Suitability

interior, exterior

Properties

Hard, durable stone with low absorption rate. Naturally occurring, small holes are visible. Like all limestones, Monkton is affected by acids. No detrimental effects on the environment.

Maintenance

Depending on the application, impregnating sealers may be required. Contact us for information regarding the use of sealers, impregnators, cleaning, etc.

Samples

Upon request

ASTM Results

Upon request

Applications
  • Wall Cladding