Luxury Slate Products from the Lake District
Luxury Slate Products from the Lake District
Luxury Slate Products from the Lake District

Inspired from the stunning Lakeland landscape to create handmade products from locally quarried slate.

Luxury Slate Products from the Lake District
Luxury Slate Products from the Lake District
Luxury Slate Products from the Lake District

Inspired from the stunning Lakeland landscape to create handmade products from locally quarried slate.

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Important Information

Due to the current COVID19 crisis we have had to temporally shut our workshops. However please do not let this put you off ordering, its just means our fulfillment dates will be postponed until the government tells us it's ok.

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All the best From your Friends, the crafts people at Coniston Stonecraft

Coniston Stonecraft have been working locally quarried stone on the slopes of coniston old man for around half a century and we stick to the skills and the stone that has served us so well over the years.
– Coniston Stonecraft
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Custom Nameplates

Why not use our custom sign designer to create your own bespoke signage made by craftspeople in beautiful Westmorland green, or Brathay blue/grey slate or perhaps creamy Baycliff limestone.

Select your stone edgings lettering and size before you buy.

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Custom Nameplates

Custom Nameplates

Why not use our custom sign designer to create your own bespoke signage made by craftspeople in beautiful Westmorland green, or Brathay blue/grey slate or perhaps creamy Baycliff limestone.

Select your stone edgings lettering and size before you buy.

Click here

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Our Products
"We select the finest slate and limestone for each job, combining its beautiful colours and features and we craft each piece to your requirements, no two pieces are the same yet each one is a thing of beauty that we want both you and ourselves to feel proud of"
- Coniston Stonecraft
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Bespoke Items
Whilst we have an extensive and popular list of products that we make we are also delighted to produce bespoke items, we try to be experts in slate and we relish the challenge of making items that we know people will feel proud of and treasure.
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Our Story

MADE IN THE HEART OF THE LAKE DISTRICT, UK

Our story is one of Graft and Craft, we work hard at producing beautiful objects from our local stone, using the skills of our forebears to reflect our pride.
We have been manufacturing on the slopes of Coniston Old Man for nearly half a century, you could say we’re hefted to this landscape.
We only use locally quarried stone, Westmorland sea green, Brathay blue/grey or Baycliff limestone, it’s all part of our attempt to keep our eco footprint as small as possible, we use hydro electric power from the beck running by our workshops and cool our polishers and cutters using that same beck water rather than oil. We do not use imported Brazilian or Chinese slate for 2 reasons,

1. It’s been transported halfway around the world
2. It’s not as good – on so many levels.

We re a small craft company that can tell you who made each piece and which quarry the stone came from, we believe that working hard and doing the right thing will help us keep producing beautiful pieces for another half century.

Our eco credentials

Coniston stonecraft workshops are perched on the slopes of ‘Coniston Old Man’ on each side of us run ‘becks’ taking the mountain rain to coniston water. Church beck powers the small hydro electric station that provides all our power needs, and mines beck is used to cool all our cutting and polishing machines (removing our… Continue Reading

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Coniston Stonecraft The Copper House, Mines Beck, Coniston, Cumbria LA21 8HQ

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