Canterbury Handmade Clay Plain Tiles

True to tradition

  • 40o minimum pitch
  • Available with traditional handmade fittings and decorative accessories
  • Manufactured from Etruria Marl, considered the finiest quality for strength and durability

Nothing compares to handmade clay plain tiles. That's why our range of Canterbury handmade roof tiles are created true to tradition.

The traditional handmaking process ensures that each tile is as unique as the hands that made them. Available in three colours with a range of traditional fittings they are perfect for premium roofs and heritage work where only genuine handmade clay plain tiles may be specified to meet planning requirements.

For extra versatility the colour range can be mixed together on the roof to create your own personal blend.

Size of Tile: 265mm x 165mm

Minimum Pitch: 40°

Maximum Pitch: 90°

Minimum Headlap: 65mm (roof) / 35mm (vertical)

Maximum Gauge: 100mm (roof) / 115mm (vertical)

Cover Width: 165mm (nominal)

Covering Capacity: 60 tiles m2 at 100mm gauge (roof) / 53 tiles m2 at 115mm gauge (vertical)

Weight of Tiling: 74 kg/m2 (0.73kN/m2) at 100mm gauge (roof) / 66 kg/m2 (0.64kN/m2) at 115mm gauge (vertical)

Battens Required: 10.0 lin.m/m2 at 100mm gauge (roof) / 8.7 lin.m/m2 at 115mm gauge (roof)

Batten Size Recommended: 38 x 25mm for rafters/supports not exceeding 600mm centres (fixed to BS 5534)

Tile Nails: 38mm x 2.65mm