New Kashmir White Granite is a natural stone originally found in Kashmir, India and quarried in regions of Keelaiyur, Nagapattinam district, Madurai, Tamil Nadu from where it is exported to the UK and Europe.
It presents a light creamy background including delicate darker yellowy tones and small grains and dots in brown and burgundy in an consistent pattern that offers unparalleled natural beauty and strength to interior and exterior architectural areas alike.
New Kashmir White is an extremely versatile natural granite that is available in different finishes including honed polished, Anticato and bush hammered that enables different looks suiting relevant design environments.
New Kashmir White is suitable for use in kitchens, walls and floorings. It requires little maintenance whilst providing sophisticated looks in both interior and exterior applications that require natural stone that offers a refined appearance with incredible performance characteristics and strength.
Granite is an ideal stone to work with, offering the possibility of having seamless pieces across large surfaces such as kitchen worktops, bar counters, bathrooms, cladding, and islands.
|Suitable for||Exteriors, Interiors|
|Type of Application||Architrave and columns, Bar countertops, Bathroom coverings, Bathroom worktops, Bench top, Countertops, Fireplace surrounds, Floorings, Kitchen worktops, Reception desks, Shower tray, Splashbacks, staircases, Table tops, Vanity tops, Wall cladding, Washbasins, Wet rooms and Saunas|
|Average block dimensions||Medium/Large|
|Slab variation rate||Limited|
|Compression tensile strength||2080 kg/cm2|
|Tensile strength after freeze-thaw cycles||1990 kg/cm2|
|Unitary modulus of bending tensile strength||132 kg/cm2|
|Heat expansion rate||0,0065 mm/m°C|
|Water Absorption Rate||0.1% (weight)|
|Mass by unit of volume||2620 kg/m3|
|Compressive Strength||134.72 - 165.9 MPa|
|Flexural Strength||9.1 - 11.25 MPa|