Stone Type Limestone
Main Colour Grey
Extraction Area Peniche - Torres Vedras
Other names Azul Lourinha; Blue Peniche; Gris Pardo
Technical data Bending strength: 11.9 MPa; Density: 2655 kg/m3; Water absorption: 0.48%
Applications Exterior flooring; Landscaping; Exterior cladding; Masonry
Grey limestone from Portugal, with a thin to medium grain and considerable hardness. This variation of this limestone presents strong signs of fossils, irregular background and thin to medium grain. The Azul Peniche Dark has recently entered the international market, which means it still has a small and growing presence.
From all the variation of this limestone, the Azul Peniche Perlato is the hardest and the one used mostly on exterior applications such as flooring, masonry, diverse landscaping