Indian Sandstone Colours: Quick Guide

The overall look of your garden paving will often be a deciding factor when you’re choosing your slabs and, with so many Indian Sandstone colours to choose from, it can often be tricky to know which option is best for you. That’s why we’ve put together this quick guide to give you an overview of the colours and variations you can expect from each type of Indian Sandstone Paving.

As an entirely natural product, Indian Sandstone is formed over thousands of years from mineral deposits that are bound together by pressure over these long periods of time. The differences in the mineral content, determine the tones and colour of the sandstone and all offer unique variations which give the stone its natural charm! Each slab is unique, providing your space with natural character and appeal that makes the stone such a popular option for garden paving all across the UK.

Options range from earthy hues to striking multicolours and neutral tones, giving you a wide variety to choose from which can suit any project! Read on to find out more about each of our Indian Sandstone colours.

Sawn Mint Sandstone has a clean and fresh appearance with light tones of yellow, beige, buff and cream. It creates a calm and refreshing atmosphere, making it a popular choice for those who prefer a light and airy aesthetic.

One of the benefits of Sawn Mint Sandstone is that it blends well with different styles and surroundings to create a neutral backdrop, allowing it to complement a variety of outdoor designs. Whether you prefer a contemporary or traditional aesthetic, Sawn Mint Sandstone can be adapted to suit your preferences and create a serene and inviting outdoor space, perfect for relaxation and enjoyment.

Kandla Grey Indian Sandstone has a light to medium grey hue, making it a popular choice for those who prefer a neutral and contemporary aesthetic.

The grey tones complement different landscaping elements such as plants, flowers and garden furniture, providing a versatile base for creating a cohesive and visually appealing patio. The colours and textures will create a sleek and modern outdoor setting, offering a cool and modern appearance.

The surface of Kandla Grey Sandstone can vary in texture with Riven, Tumbled, Sawn, and Shotblasted options available, all of which offer a different overall look and feel, allowing you to choose the perfect option for your garden!

Raj Green Indian Sandstone offers a blend of green, brown, and grey tones, resembling the colours found in a lush garden or a forest. It creates a natural and inviting atmosphere, making it a popular choice for those who appreciate a harmonious and organic look.

The combination of colours in Raj Green Sandstone allows it to blend well with various landscaping elements, creating a harmonious and balanced outdoor space with a natural and timeless appearance. Its blend of green, brown, and grey colours creates an inviting and tranquil outdoor environment, reminiscent of a peaceful natural setting.

Fossil Mint Indian Sandstone has a unique and distinctive appearance that resembles a blend of light colours with hints of fossils across its naturally riven surface texture.  The stone typically has a light and creamy base colour complemented by subtle variations of beige, brown, and sometimes even hints of pink or yellow.

What makes Fossil Mint Indian Sandstone special is the presence of embedded plant fossils preserved within the stone. These fossils can appear as small, intricate patterns or textures on the surface, adding an interesting and natural touch to the stone for a tranquil and elegant outdoor space, perfect for those who appreciate a touch of history and natural beauty!

Rippon Buff Indian Sandstone has a warm and vibrant appearance with shades of buff and yellow, as well as golden-yellow tones, similar to the shade of ripe wheat or honey. It creates a sunny and cheerful atmosphere, making it a popular choice for those who want to add warmth and brightness to their outdoor space.

The warm and vibrant colours create a harmonious and inviting outdoor environment with a welcoming appearance, evoking a sense of warmth and natural beauty!

Autumn Brown Indian Sandstone has a warm and earthy colour palette with various shades of brown, tan, buff and grey across the textured, riven surface which gives it a natural and rustic appearance.

A patio or pathway paved with Autumn Brown Sandstone Paving will have a charming and inviting look, with its rich brown hues resembling the colours of autumn leaves. The stone may also have subtle streaks or veins running through it, adding depth and character to the overall design.

Ivory Indian Sandstone has a pale and creamy colour with subtle variations of light grey and beige. It creates a bright and airy atmosphere, making it a popular choice for those who prefer a clean and minimalist look that exudes a sense of sophistication and tranquillity.

The surface of Ivory Sawn Indian Sandstone is smooth and even, as it is sawn to create a flat and uniform finish. This smooth texture not only adds a sleek and modern touch to the stone but also provides a comfortable safe walking surface with grip underfoot.

One of the benefits of Ivory Indian Sandstone is its versatility. Its neutral colour blends well with different styles and surroundings, allowing it to complement a variety of outdoor designs. So, whether you prefer a contemporary, traditional, or rustic aesthetic, Ivory Sawn Indian Sandstone could be the one for you!

Rainbow Indian Sandstone will transform your garden or patio with the medley of natural colours and tones found within the smooth, sawn surface. This choice of garden paving offers the charm and appeal that only natural sandstone paving can offer, with beautiful variations in colour throughout.

The stone features a combination of various colours, including shades of red, yellow, orange, pink, purple, and sometimes even hints of blue or green. It creates a striking and visually captivating appearance, making it a popular choice for those who want to add a pop of colour to their outdoor space and create a dynamic and lively outdoor environment.

Still Not Sure? Order A FREE Sample!

With so many options, it can be hard to come to a decision on which is the right choice for your project. This is why we offer our customers FREE Samples, allowing you to see and feel the stone before ordering so you can be sure you are making the right choice! Our free sample service will allow you to see an example of some of the textures and tones within our sandstone paving and you’ll be able to see some great examples of some of the natural variations that you’re likely to see within the stone on each product page.

Browse Our Full Range Of Sandstone Paving

Transform your garden or patio with the medley of natural colours and tones found within our natural sandstone paving. With beautiful variations in colour throughout, each paver features its own unique tones formed naturally over thousands of years, promising your garden or patio a finish filled with character! Choose from a naturally riven surface texture or a smooth, sawn & honed option to find the right style of garden paving for you!

For any further information on our range of Indian Sandstone Colours, you’ll find the answers to our most frequently asked questions here and if there is anything else we can help with, please don’t hesitate to contact us on 01206 700 599 or [email protected].


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