Antique French Caen limestone floor
Antique French Caen limestone floor : Antique reclaimed stone flooring in Caen limestone, centuries-old. Reclaimed French limestone floor. Salvaged antique limestone flooring ideal for historic property restorations or projects where reclaimed natural materials and authentic surface textures are important. See also BCA ref 01410 for another Caen limestone floor option.
Metric dimensions approx : 30cm x 30cm and 37cm x 37cm x original thickness 3 to 4 cm.
Imperial dimensions approx : 12 x 12 inches and 14.5 x 14.5 inches x original thickness 1.2 to 1.6 inches.
Caen limestone is well documented as having been shipped to England following William the Conqueror’s 1066 Norman Conquest. 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 Normandy, French or “French theme” restoration projects.