A rich brown toned European Oak in herringbone pattern, Russet pairs knots and character with a rough-sawn, textured surface. 


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Paired with its unique rough-sawn texture, Villa Russet Herringbone’s rich brown tones bring unparalleled depth to interior spaces. Available in a rustic grade, Russet Herringbone contains a variety of knots, cracks and natural feature which accentuates the unique beauty of these textured planks. With a 240mm width and generous length of 2400mm, Russet is sure to become a subtle feature of your space. Villa Herringbone planks have a width of 120mm and a length of 600mm, creating an elegant parquet look that is sure to become a feature in your space.

Russet Herringbone’s brushed surface is pre-finished with a UV Cured matte lacquer, ensuring durability and protection whilst maintaining the charming look and feel of the textured surface underfoot.

An ideal choice for stylish and healthy homes, the Villa Collection is sustainably sourced, low VOC, and does not contain any added formaldehyde. Russet Herringbone will complement a variety of interior styles, from contemporary to classic, modern and beyond.

  • Code: VI-RURSH
  • Dimensions: 18mm T x 120mm W x 600mm L
  • Availability: Custom Order | Lead Time: 12 weeks
  • Application: Floors, walls & ceilings
  • Price Indication: $$$$$
  • Premium engineered timber product
  • Rustic grade
  • 4mm European Oak wear layer
  • Unique rough-sawn surface texture
  • Low VOC | No added formaldehyde


Collection Villa
Product Name Chai Herringbone
Product Type Engineered Herringbone Plank
Suitable Projects Residential & Commercial
Suitable Applications Flooring, Walls, Ceilings
Underfloor Heating Hydronic Systems, Electric Systems set in screed (ensure screed suitable for UFH) - enquire for others
Dimensions & Construction
Thickness 18mm
Width 120mm
Length 600mm
Construction Multilayer Engineered
Re-sands Up to 2 (approx. 1mm removed per re-sand)
Wear Layer 4mm solid European Oak
Core & Backing Meranti Plywood & Meranti Veneer
Wood Species European Oak
Wood Grade Rustic
Filler Colour Dark
Surface Texture Rough sawn & Brushed
Status Pre-finished (no additional coats required)
Finish Type UV Cured matte Lacquer
Sheen Level Matte
Edge Style Distressed & micro bevelled 4 sides
Formaldehyde Emission AS/NZS 2098.11 E0 (0.1mg/L)
Residential 25 Years
Commercial 10 Years
Installation Method Glue down (double stick for multi-level)
Suitable Substrates Plywood, Particle Board, Concrete, existing timber - enquire for others
Wet Areas Contact the Forté team for information
Joint Profile Tongue and Groove (1 tongue + 3 grooves. Loose tongue provided)
Unit Size 0.72m2
Contents Breakdown 10 pieces/pack
Weight 8.80kg/pack


Slip Resistance AS/NZS 4586 - Dry Floor Friction Test (FFT)
Classification X, Pendulum Mean 40 BPN
Slip Resistance AS/NZS 4586 - Wet Pendulum Test (PTV)
Classification F, Mean COF 0.70
Reaction to Fire (Flooring) ISO 9239-1
Critical Flux 2.2kw/m²
Reaction to Fire (Walls & Ceilings) ISO 9705
Group 3 / Class Dfl-s1 (Group 1 can be achieved with intumescent coating)
Thermal Conductivity EN 14342
0.17 W/mk
Wear Layer Density


12 weeks

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