Sandstone Item ID

Each item in Minecraft has a unique ID assigned to it, known as an item ID, this can be used in commands to spawn the item into the game. The item ID for sandstone in Minecraft is shown below:

Sandstone Spawn Command

The Sandstone item can be spawned in Minecraft with the below command. Cheats must be enabled before this will work.

If you are running the Essentials plugin, you will need to run /minecraft:give instead of simply /give. This is because the Essentials /give command overrides Minecraft's built-in command.

Mining Tools

Below is a table of the tools that can be used to break Sandstone blocks, and the speed it will take to break at (in seconds). This is calculated with the formula (1.5 * Block Hardness) / Tool Multiplier.

Tool Speed
Golden Pickaxe Golden Pickaxe 0.1s
Diamond Pickaxe Diamond Pickaxe 0.15s
Iron Pickaxe Iron Pickaxe 0.2s
Stone Pickaxe Stone Pickaxe 0.3s
Wooden Pickaxe Wooden Pickaxe 0.6s

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Sandstone Information


Sandstone generates naturally in beaches and deserts, along with structures like temples. It is primarily a decorative block as it serves little to no purpose.

Item ID minecraft:sandstone
Numerical ID 24
Stackable Yes
Max Stack Size 64
Recipes Used In Cut Sandstone, Sandstone Slab, Sandstone Stairs, Sandstone Wall
Hardness 0.8
Material Rock
Diggable Yes
Min / Max State IDs 246 - 246

Sandstone Crafting Recipes

Below you can find the crafting recipes that can be used to make Sandstone.

Ingredients Pattern Result
1x Sandstone