Forest Pennant Products

The only reliable source of Royal Forest Pennant Sandstone

Since the Victorian era Forest of Dean Stone Firms’ products have been used to construct and complement. Our sandstone is durable and hard-wearing, and can be crafted to suit domestic and commercial applications.

Internal Flooring

Our Forest Pennant flooring is often used in historical properties but is equally at home with contemporary interior designs. Forest Pennant sandstone offers excellent slip resistance properties and is an ideal choice to offer pleasing continuity from the inside out.

Commercial flooring

Commercial flooring

Commercial flooring

Bringing the outside in, our internal paving is a progression of our respected Forest Pennant paving product. Hard-wearing and ideal for areas of high footfall our internal paving can be found underfoot in award-winning buildings and in the stores of the world’s most popular technology company.

Commercial flooring

  Forest of Dean Pennant Sandstone
Physical Properties Tested in accordance with British Standards Blue (Colour) Mixed (Colour)
Compressive Strength BS EN 1926:2006 91 MPa 87 MPa
Compressive Strength Post-freeze/thaw 56 cycles BS EN 12371:2010 109 MPa 105 MPa
Flexural Strength BS EN 12372:2006 15.5 MPa 15.0 MPa
Flexural Strength Post-freeze/thaw 56 cycles BS EN 12371:2010 12.9 MPa 12.0 MPa
Density BS EN 1936:2006 2416 kg/m3 2416 kg/m3
Water Absorption BS EN 137:2008 2.60% 2.50%
Abrasion Resistance BS EN 14157:2004 20mm 18.5mm
Diamond sawn finish Mean SRV (wet) BS EN 14231:2013 80 83
Textured finish Mean SRV (wet) BS EN 14231:2013 89

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Forest of Dean Pennant Sandstone  - Commercial flooring
Gauge width  200mm, 300mm, 450mm, 600mm
Length Guage & random lengths available, Please speak to us in  more detail
Thickness 38 / 50mm
Colour Blue & Mixed colour 
Finish  Sawn
Suitability  Internal only
Installation & Care 

Our internal flooring is cut to paving tolerances and we recommend an 8mm joint laid on a mortar system. Forest of Dean Pennant Sandstone absorption is approx. 2.5% so we would not advise use in high spill areas. Treatment with Lithofin Stain-Stop or similar may be considered. Treatment does not alter the appearance or performance of the stone.

Delivery 

Packed onto shrink-wrapped, non-returnable pallets. Typically weighing approx. one tonne.We can arrange kerb-side delivery in most cases, please contact us for more details.

 

 

To request samples or specify this product for your project: t: 01594 562304 e: info@fodstone.co.uk

Domestic flooring

Domestic flooring

Domestic flooring

Our Forest Pennant mixed colour internal flooring range is equally suited to contemporary interior designs for your home with excellent slip resistance properties in a sawn finish. It is also an ideal choice for flooring with underfloor heating or when a complementary indoor / outdoor flooring system is desired.

Domestic flooring

Forest of Dean Pennant Sandstone  - internal flooring
Gauge width  200mm, 300mm, 450mm, 600mm
Length Guage & random lengths available, Please speak to us in  more detail
Thickness 38 / 50mm
Colour Blue & Mixed colour 
Finish  Sawn
Suitability  Internal only
Installation & Care 

Our internal flooring is cut to paving tolerances and we recommend an 8mm joint laid on a mortar system. Forest of Dean Pennant Sandstone absorption is approx. 2.5% so we would not advise use in high spill areas. Treatment with Lithofin Stain-Stop or similar may be considered. Treatment does not alter the appearance or performance of the stone.

Delivery 

Packed onto shrink-wrapped, non-returnable pallets. Typically weighing approx. one tonne.We can arrange kerb-side delivery in most cases, please contact us for more details.

 

To request samples or specify this product for your project: t: 01594 562304 e: info@fodstone.co.uk