Haunted: The Angel Hotel, Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Stewart | On 10, Jun 2017
The Haunted Angel Hotel
37 High Street, Market Harborough LE16 7AF
Along Market Harborough’s High Street you’ll come across the historic Angel Hotel.
LUMLEY CASTLE: A Haunted Castle You Can Actually Stay the Night In!
The ghost of Lady Lily Lumley is said to haunt the castle.
Phantom children are often heard playing on the top floor.
And a ghostly apparition of a man has been seen sitting at the bar.
It’s said that a ghost known as Black Jack often plays pranks on startled guests!
The Angel dates back to the 16th century when it started life out as a busy coaching inn.
The hotel is said to have a residential ghost…
Terrified members of staff and guests alike have witnessed the ghostly apparition of a young woman wearing a long grey dress in the bar area of the hotel.
At one time, the bar area was in fact the inn’s old stable block.
And, it’s said that a young woman was once murdered there.
Some people now believe that the apparition of the lady in the grey dress is in fact the ghost of the poor murder victim!
FEATURED HAUNTED HOTEL: Amberley Castle
The Grade I listed 12th century Amberley Castle Hotel is located in the picturesque village of Amberley.
The castle started life out as a timber-framed hunting lodge in 1103.
But it upgraded to a fortified manor house in 1377 by the bishop of Chichester.
After the Reformation the castle still belonged to the church but was leased out to the crown.
During the English Civil War part of the castle was destroyed by Parliamentarian forces and it fell into ruin.
The Duke of Norfolk leased Amberley Castle in 1893 and started to renovate it.
Today the castle has been transferred into an amazing luxury hotel.
The castle is said to be haunted by the ghost of a young girl called Emily who committed suicide at the castle.
Her ghostly apparition has been seen by terrified witnesses in and around the Herstmonceux room!