Agra Red Sandstone
- Origin: North India
- Color: Red
- Finish: Honed, Brushed, Bush Hammered, Natural, Sandblast, Tumbled, Flamed
- Offered In: Tiles, Slabs, Pavers, Blocks
- Tile Size: 30 X 30, 60 X 30, 60 X 60, 60 X 90 CM
- Slab Size: 120 - 190 X 60 - 90 CM
Agra Red Sandstone or popularly called Dholpur Red Sandstone is found red in color, which is due to the existence of iron oxides near the bedding locations. Agra Red's decorating versatility remains incomparable. For this reason Agra red sandstone has become many architects' favorite constructing material, the large choice of sizes allows for some creativity in laying design.
Building stone, ornamental stone, interior, exterior, wall, floor, countertops, sinks, monuments, pool coping, sills, paving stone, cobbles, pebbles, wall cladding. This is hard wearing sandstone designed for conformity of color and a contemporary styling. Since ages this sandstone has not shown any weathering effects, for ages as suggested by the present condition of famous historic monuments and temples. Owing to its strength, durability, resistance to abrasion and environmental weathering, acid and alkali resistance and advantage of easy handling and availability has made Indian Sandstone the material of choice for construction and making artifacts and decorative items, the color of this sandstone ranges from light to dark red.
Agra red sandstone has variety of applications such as roofing, flooring, cladding, paving, paneling, beams, pillars, doors and window sills. It has been found most suitable for carving screens. Due to its excellent workability it is fit for both exterior and interior uses. Agra Red Sandstone is available in various finishes such as natural cleft, flamed, polished, honed, bush hammered, sawn, acid washed, antique finish and sand blasted to suit different applications. The finish and smoothness of tiles and slabs of sandstone depends on the finish of edges, which is available in machine cut, sawn, hand chiseled, hand dressed and chamfered, beveled. The edges play a major role in the overall appearance of the architecture they are used in.
Royal Indian Stones, a leading manufacturer and exporter of agra red sandstone in India, offers this sandstone in finishes like honed, polished, bush-hammered, tumbled, brushed, sandblasted, natural and sawn. As per the customer requirements, this sandstone is offered in varying shapes, thicknesses, and sizes.