Mandale Derbyshire Fossil is a natural stone with a brown-to-taupe coloured background and fossil intrusions, being amongst the earliest life forms on planet Earth 350 million of years ago, displaying calciferous markings in lighter browns and beige with detailed spots through its surface, providing a distinctive look to this local and hard wearing stone.
This versatile carboniferous Limestone stone is frequently used cause an organic effect without having to incur in high costs on a project, working well as match and mix element in combination with whites, beiges, browns, taupe and greens, by bringing the beauty of natural stone to interior or exterior areas including kitchens, bathrooms, living rooms, utility rooms and terraces, balconies and patio floorings.
Mandale Derbyshire Fossil is quarried in the region of Sheldon, Bakewell, Derbyshire within the Peak District National Park from where it is exported to Europe and the rest of the world, destined to different applications such as flooring, external walls, worktops and cladding.
This stone is available in slabs of 20mm and 30mm thicknesses. Other finishes include Aged, Bush hammered, Sandblasted and Tumbled.
Tiles are available for floorings; a matt finish will provide a softer look on this hard wearing natural stone.
Use of a neutral PH cleaner such as Lithofin Power Clean, for regular maintenance will protect the surfaces and ensure that no chemical damage takes places to both the stone the surface sealant that has been applied to the stone during its installation process.