Mark - Current Owner

Mark trained as a stonemason, and achieved City and Guilds accreditation for advanced stone craft in masonry in 1977. He has a broad knowledge of architecture and is an expert in stone tracery and restoration. Although he does less carving now, he approaches all of his projects with the same valuable skill and understanding of the materials.

About Us

The company was founded in 1957 by Charles James Ormiston. It was founded as a traditional stonemasonry, work included the restoration of many Kentish churches and monuments. We are passionate about service and the quality of our product.

We focus on each project and customer to ensure the best possible outcome. We consider our customers to be the most valuable part of our business, and we are proud to have ongoing business and referrals from them.

Tom - Manufacturing

Tom has grown up around the company with his father and now has almost 15 years stone experience.


Georgia is Mark's partner and oversees the running of the office and showroom. Georgia has experience with colour and design and will oversee the smooth-running of projects and liaising with suppliers to find the right stone for you.

Keith - Stone Mason

Awaiting Profile.

Mick - General Manager

Mick is our multi task expert, having over 12 years experience in the stone industry, including : design, fabrication & installation of stone for both interior and exterior use. He has a great knowledge & experience in logistics, material handling & office administration.

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