Slate flooring for an old house kitchen?
How out of place would slate flooring in an old house kitchen be? My house is mid-1800s but the kitchen was added in the 1940s. However, it's well blended with the rest of the house and is pretty indistinguishable as new.
The kitchen needs a new floor (current floor is 1970s lino.) Because of the large size of the room and adjoining areas, installing a wood floor would be too cost prohibitive. We were thinking slate floor tiles instead. Something like this, but with gray grout:
Will this look ridiculous in an old house kitchen? Ideas and opinions are welcomed!