Antique Brown granite is a A very popular natural material that will look great in both traditional and contemporary surroundings. It has a a rich dark brown grains with a large whitish pattern and a glassy look characteristic of this granite.
Antique Brown granite is a natural stone found in Norway and most recently also quarried in Brazil and Angola from where it is exported to the UK and Europe.
It presents a deep dark brown background with hints of blue; with medium to large sized greyish spots and iridescent grains in a random pattern that offers unparalleled natural beauty interior and exterior architectural areas alike.
Antique Brown is an extremely versatile material that is available in different finishes including honed polished, Anticato and bush hammered that enables different looks suiting relevant design environments.
Antique Brown granite is suitable for use in kitchens, walls and floorings. It requires little maintenance r 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.
Granite is a magmatic rock which is made from quartz and feldspar amongst other minerals. It occurs naturally below the earth’s surface over hundreds of thousands of years resulting in an extremely strong stone that has been used over many civilizations in construction of buildings and monuments and paving. Most recently, granite has become the material of choice for residential homes as it offers unique and exotic looks, durability, strength and investment value to any property in which it is applied. The lack of calcium in granite ensures the stone does not etch like marble when exposed to acid present in lemons, oranges, etc
Slab sizes will cover areas of between 5.5 metre square and 6.5 metre square, which ensures large areas such as kitchen islands are installed seamlessly.
Standard thicknesses for this granite are 20mm and 30mm and it comes in standard finishes in polished, honed and special-order satin and bush hammered which allow for many options in terms of both design and style.
Features and benefits of granite:
|Finishes||Honed, Polished, Satinato|
|Suitable for||Exteriors, Interiors|
|Water Absorption||0.17 %|
|Compressive Strength||188.6 MPa|
|Flexural Strength||9.2 MPa|