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Lignastone is an extremely durable 'cast stone' product. Inherent high strength is achieved using a finely textured mix, providing the capacity to replicate intricate details.

Hand cast in accordance with BS EN 771-5 from a homogeneous and carefully controlled mix of graded natural aggregates, additives and cement, which means that a wide variety of shapes and dressings can be produced to meet individual design requirements.

Finish closely resembles natural stone, with a significant cost advantage, It may be used both internally and externally.

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Standard product features

Fire resistance to BS EN 13501-1:

A1 (cast masonry units provide excellent fire resistant properties).

Mean cube strength:

35.0 N/ mm² solid.

Dry density (net):

2250 kg/m³.

Thermal conductivity (BS EN 1745):

  • Internally: 1.67 W/mK.
  • Externally: 1.79 W/mK.

Durability (PD 6697):

Frost resistant.

Shear bond strength (BS EN 998-2):

0.15 N/mm².



Three basic colours are available, with Lignastone able to match most natural building stones.

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Lignacite Ltd


+44 (0)1842 810678

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Liganstone Hand Cast Masonry



Manufacturer details

Norfolk House,
High Street,
Suffolk, IP27 0AX
Tel +44 (0)1842 810678
Fax +44 (0)1842 814602
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