Haunted: The Angel Inn, Lymington, Hampshire
Stewart | On 20, May 2017
The Haunted Angel Inn
High Street, Lymington SO41 9AP
The 13th century Angel Inn in the beautiful Georgian market town of Lymington is said to be haunted by up to six ghosts.
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!
Spooked members of staff have witnessed the ghostly apparition of a former coach driver who’s seen staring out of the kitchen window.
Another male apparition seen by both members of staff and guests alike in the bar area of the Angel is a man in a naval uniform.
On the second floor of the hotel witnesses have seen the ghostly apparition of a blonde lady wandering around…
Sometimes they also hear her giggling!
Other paranormal activity which has been heard at the hotel is phantom footsteps and the sound of a piano being played…
By the way, the hotel doesn’t have a piano!
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!