Antique French Caen limestone floor
Antique French Caen limestone floor : a rare stone floor in Caen limestone, centuries-old. Reclaimed French limestone floor. Salvaged antique limestone flooring ideal for authentic property restoration. See also BCA ref 201438 & 01410 for more Caen limestone floor options. Metric dimensions : 16 square metres in format 28 x 28cm x variable thickness from 20 to 40mm. Imperial dimensions : 172 square feet in 11 inch squares x variable thickness from 0.8 to 1.6 inches. Caen limestone is well documented as having been shipped to England following the 1066 Norman Conquest by William the Conqueror. Caen limestone was used in the construction of the Tower of London, Canterbury Cathedral, and Norwich Cathedral and Castle and many others, so can be considered authentic for historic English projects as well as French or “French theme” restoration projects.