Technical Information

Product specifications, pack size and load details

Handmade Brick Sizes

Whether you’re creating a new unique property or renovating a Georgian Terrace, the importance of choosing the correct brick size cannot be under estimated. The correct brick size can enable new projects to fit seamlessly into their surroundings or blur the integration of extensions and repairs to historic buildings. To simplify this process, Coleford Brick & Tile offer a wide range of sizes as standard. We also offer a full bespoke service to suit individual requirements should none of the standard sizes be suitable.

BRICK DIMENSIONS (mm) Classification
215 x 102.5 x 50
metric
215 x 102.5 x 65
metric
225 x 107.5 x 67
imperial
230 x 110 x 70
imperial
230 x 110 x 73
imperial
230 x 110 x 76
imperial
230 x 110 x 80
imperial
CAD drawing of a brick mould
Coleford employee making handmade brick

Handmade Pavers Sizes

Coleford Pavers utilize the same material and manufacturing techniques as our facing bricks, combining durability with stunning handmade looks. There are a variety sizes & thicknesses available, with bespoke and imperial sizes available to order.

The pavers are available in all colours, these colours can be extended further with our bespoke hand blending service.

PAVER DIMENSIONS (mm) THICKNESS (mm)
150 x 150
50
200 x 100 (cobblestone)
50
200 x 100
50 to 65
215 x 102
50 to 65
215 x 50
50
215 x 65
50
280 x 50
50
300 x 50
50

Specifications

All Coleford bricks and Specials are F2 and S2 quality in accordance with BS EN771-1 2014 & BS 4729 2005. Which makes them suitable for sills, copings and parapet walls etc, when laid in accordance with BS 5628 Part 3 2001.

BRICK PROPERTIES
Dimensional tolerances
T1 & R1
Compressive strength
35N/mm2
Water absorption
8%
Durability
F2
Liability to efflorescence
S2
man using trolley jack to move pallets of bricks

If not available immediately from stock, the majority of our products are available 4 – 6 weeks from receipt of order. Large or ornate designs may have a greater lead-time to encompass the longer drying period required. Please contact our Sales Office for further details.

Pack Size and Load Details

The size of brick specified will effect the quantity per pallet and ultimately the load size possible. The following chart shows the quantity of bricks per pallet for our standard sizes.
BRICK DIMENSIONS (mm) QTY OF BRICKS PER PALLET
215 x 102.5 x 50
500
215 x 102.5 x 65
400
225 x 107.5 x 67
400
230 x 110 x 70
357
230 x 110 x 73
357
230 x 110 x 76
312
230 x 110 x 80
312
Load sizes are based on a draw-bar wagon with 20No. pallet spaces and crane off-load. NB: Vehicle size and suitable access should be confirmed when organising delivery. There is no minimum load size, however, smaller loads may incur a part load charge from the haulier. Single pallet haulage with tail lift off-load is also available for small quantities.
 
For further product details and handling advise please download a copy of the Coleford Brick & Tile Data Sheet.