Old-Limburg Baekel

A hand-moulded facing brick with tradition

The Old-Limburg Baekel is a hand-moulded facing brick of Nelissen Bricks. This facing brick is part of the Baekelsystem range. The exclusive design of the Baekel Brick is efficient and provides an aesthetic value. The timeless beauty of the brickwork, an ancient tradition, is saved by the Old-Limburg Baekel. This new brick has a groove on one side. This makes it possible for the bricklayers to create different patterns by simply turning the brick with the groove on the inside or outside. That way the time consuming task of sawing and cutting the brick is no longer needed. With the Old-Limburg Baekel you give your house, garden wall, fireplace or even your living room the authentic beauty of the ancient cross bond.
The exclusive design of the Baekel Brick is an undeniable added value to your home and also reduces the cost of traditional handcrafts. This hand-moulded facing brick is made from Löss from Limburg, extracted from the plateau of Kesselt in the Meuse valley and is revalued with raw materials from the Volcanic Eifel.
The surface of the Old-Limburg Baekel is orange.
The colour shades vary from orange to wine red combined with marl-coloured and blue nuances.
Nelissen Bricks obtains the typically outdated view through the wet, unbaked bricks with various admixtures. The way Nelissen Bricks lets the shaping happen in the specially designed hand-moulding equipment ensures an extremely close resemblance with real recuperated bricks, of course with the same physical characteristics as the other bricks from the extensive range of Nelissen Bricks. The bricks have a rough structure and an irregular shape