Ludlow Major

  • Popular profile seen across a range of developments
  • Manufactured using roughly 50% recycled materials
  • Can achieve an A+ rating in the BRE Green Guide to Specification
  • Certified Excellent for BES 6001
  • Part of Marley's sustainable building solutions

Compatibility, functionality and beautiful aesthetics for the perfect finish across every roof style

Our extensive range of roof fittings and accessories work with all elements of the full Marley Roof System, ensuring product specification and installation is quicker and easier. What's more, a complete Marley Roof System comes with a 15 year guarantee for further security and peace of mind. Take a look at our full range of roof fittings and accessories.

A diverse range of 7 colours, all of which popular throughout different parts of the UK, make choosing the right product for your roof that little bit easier.

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 popular Ludlow Major profile can achieve an A+ rating in the BRE Green Guide to Specification. In addition, compliance with the BES 6001 framework standard for Responsible Sourcing means that projects using Ludlow Major tiles can achieve extra credits under the BREEAM family of environmental assessment schemes.

Ludlow Major is available for both smooth and granular finishes, with a diverse colour range that allows it's specification for a vast array of environments and roofing developments.  

Technical specification
Size of Tile
420mm x 330mm

Minimum Pitch

25° Smooth (75mm headlap)  22.5° Smooth (100mm headlap) 

30° Granular (75mm headlap)


Maximum Pitch

90°

Minimum Headlap

75mm

Maximum Gauge

345mm

Cover Width

295mm (nominal)

Covering Capacity

9.8 tiles /m² at 75mm headlap
10.6 tiles /m² at 100mm headlap

Weight of Tiling


45kg/m² (0.44 Kn/m²) at 75mm headlap
47kg/m² (0.48 Kn/m²) at 75mm headlap


Battens
Required


2.9 lin.m/m² at 75mm headlap
3.1 lin.m/m² at 100mm headlap

Batten Size Recommended

38x 25mm for rafters/supports not exceeding 450mm centres
50 x 25mm for rafters/supports not exceeding 600mm centres

Tile Nails

55mm x 3.35mm

Hanging length

399mm (nominal)


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