Canterbury Handmade Clay Plain Roof Tiles

True to tradition

Fantastic 40o minimum pitch
Available with traditional handmade fittings and decorative accessories
A natural product with A+ environmental credentials (BREEAM)
Frost tested to BS EN 539-2
Manufactured from the finest quality Etruria Marl for strength and durability
All 3 colours can be mixed on the roof for a truly bespoke blend called Canterbury Mix

A distinctive range of 3 colours that add character and have a lasting beauty improving with each passing season.

Experiencing the vast variety of textures and colours that our roof tiles provide up close can guide you in the decision-making process when selecting roof coverings. Our efficient sample service can help you in this process.

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The traditional process ensures that each tile is as unique as the hands that made it. 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.

Nothing compares to handmade clay roof tiles, and our new range of Canterbury roof tiles are created true to tradition.

Technical specification

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

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