Canterbury Handmade Clay Plain Roof Tiles

Made true to tradition - allowing every roof a beautiful, unique finish.
A+ Environmental credentials (BREEAM)
Compatible with Marley SolarTile®
Excellent certification for BES 6001
Handmade tiles and fittings available
Made with care
40° Minimum pitch
Compatible with our full roof system

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 distinctive colour that adds character and has 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 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.

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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