Chartwell 17x27 Clay Plain Tile

The Chartwell is a traditional clay plain roof tile produced at Phalempin Tilery in Northern France and comes in 2 traditional colours.

Chartwell Traditional Clay Plain Tile

The Chartwell is beautifully crafted clay plain roof tile and is suitable for most projects and is available in Hermitage and Murrow. RDUK European manufacturing partners Edilians fully comply with the requirements of BS EN 1304; the European Standard for clay tiles & fittings & are manufactured under a Quality Management system certified to comply with ISO 9001.

Technical data

Quantity per pallet:
896 tiles

Coverage per m²:

Tile size:
270mm x 170mm

Nominal gauge:

Linear cover:

Headlap (min):
70mm at 100mm gauge

Unit weight in Kg:

77 Kg per m²

Minimum roof pitch:

Batten coverage:
10m per m²

Recommended batten size:
25 x 38mm

Nail size:
38/40 x 2.65mm


The Edilians Phalempin factory in Northern France produces some of their most popular clay roof tiles, namely their 17 x 27 and Chartwell plain tiles, as well as the fittings and accessories to match.

With a workforce of just 30 people, more than 45,000 tonnes of clay plain tiles and 2000 tonnes of accessories are produced annually at Phalempin, 75% of which are exported to the UK, due in part to the factories’ location in Northern France, but also certainly due to the quality and popularity of the wide range of colours available.

  • The distressed, uneven surface gives the appearance of mature, seasoned hand-made tiles
  • Ecologically friendly product with high residual value
  • Comprehensive ventilation systems including the dry-fix option
  • Full range of colour-matched accessories
  • Comprehensive 30-year durability guarantee
  • Natural product (Silicone Free)
  • Free Technical Support


All tiles, fittings & accessories should be installed in accordance with the recommendations given in BS5534: the British Standard Code of practice for slating & tiling. Sitework should be carried out in accordance with BS 8000-6: the British Standard for workmanship on building sites. Contact RDUK for technical support including estimates and fixing specification.





Chartwell Brochure.pdf Edillians Product Brochure.pdf

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Chartwell 17x27 Clay Plain Tile

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