Phalempin 17x27 Clay Plain Tile

An appealing traditional plain tile available in a unique range of mellow natural colours and is designed to add distinction and character to pitched roofing.

Phalempin 17x27 Clay Plain Tile

A powerful tile: The Plain 17x27 Phalempin is produced at Phalempin in Artois.

Steeped in history: The Phalempin site has a long tradition of producing plain tiles. Phalempin's flagship tiles date back to 1860.

 An ideal match: Offering a wide range of unique colours, and has become very popular in traditional regions of south-east England. 

High performance: In common with other Phalempin tiles, the 17/27 model was designed to guarantee optimum water-tightness both in newbuild and for restoration work.

Technical data

Quantity per pallet:
1088 tiles

Coverage at 100mm gauge:
60.0 tiles per m2

Batten gauge (variable):
100mm roof 115mm vertical

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Overall width: 

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Minimum headlap at 100mm gauge:

Weight per tile:

Weight per m2 at maximum gauge:

Minimum roof pitch:
30° *

Batten coverage m2 at 100mm gauge:

Batten sizes:
38x25mm for rafter centres up to 600mm

Tile nail:
38/40 x 2.65mm aluminium clout head

*Except Millenium Mix; minimum pitch: 35°


Phalempin 17x27 is a true traditional clay plain tile in every aspect, though with the added benefi t of technically advanced anti-capillary channels ensure enhanced performance at roof pitches down to 300 and above. Phalempin clay plain tiles may also be laid on vertical surfaces to create eye-catching decorative features, adding character to both new-build and refurbishment projects. The Phalempin range includes several accessories designed to enhance vertical installations, including ornamental club tiles and vertical angle tiles for corners.

  • Beautiful traditional colours and textures
  • Low 30° roof pitch guarantee
  • Unique anti-capillary channels
  • Comprehensive 30-year durability guarantee
  • Natural Product (Silicone Free)
  • Pre-mixed blend options
  • 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.




Rustic Red


Val de Seine




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