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The Slater's Arms

A Grade II Listed Building in Corris, Gwynedd

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Latitude: 52.6545 / 52°39'16"N

Longitude: -3.842 / 3°50'31"W

OS Eastings: 275498

OS Northings: 307904

OS Grid: SH754079

Mapcode National: GBR 92.5YGL

Mapcode Global: WH572.YJNT

Entry Name: The Slater's Arms

Listing Date: 6 December 1999

Last Amended: 6 December 1999

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 22752

Building Class: Commercial

Location: The inn is on the corner of Bridge Street and the road running up from the bridge over the Afon Dulas crossing Bridge Street and continuing to the NW.

County: Gwynedd

Town: Machynlleth

Community: Corris

Community: Corris

Traditional County: Merionethshire

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The inn was probably built between 1860 and 1870.


The building is built of stone rubble, rendered, lined and painted to the front, with raised scalloped quoins and eared and shouldered moulded window architraves. Slate roof with 2 roof lights. Two storeys, three window bays, the frontage to the road is symmetrical, offset to the left, with a recessed central battened door with cover mouldings and overlight, all raised over a step. A former portico has been removed. The window architraves are raised above the window and contain a small plaster wreath. Twelve paned sashes. Stone gable end stacks. Various irregular windows at the rear.


Internal lobby, with a larger room to the right, and small bar to the left.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a building with the strong mid C19 character of a country inn, embedded in the tight matrix of the centre of Corris.

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  • II Idris House
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  • II Railway Overbridge
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