Haunted: The Hardwicke Arms Hotel, Arrington, Cambridgeshire
Stewart | On 16, May 2017
The Haunted Hardwicke Arms Hotel
96 Ermine Way, Arrington SG8 0AH
You’ll find the Hardwicke Arms Hotel situated along the old Roman road of Ermine Street in the Cambridgeshire village of Arrington.
Parts of the Grade II listed hotel date back to the 13th century but much of the hotel you see today is 18th and 19th century.
The hotel was once a busy coaching inn and then later became part of the Wimpole estate.
From the 1980s onwards, the Hardwicke Arms has gained a reputation for being haunted.
The dining room of the Hardwicke Arms Hotel is said to be haunted by a wicked poltergeist.
And the guest room is said to be haunted by a ghostly woman who’s been seen sitting at the dressing table.
Witnesses describe her as wearing a red dress and say that as they enter the room she looks up at them before disappearing into thin air.
Spooked members of staff have also reported seeing the ghostly apparition of a monk standing by the fireplace in the bar area.
Apparently he appears for a few seconds before disappearing through the wall.
He’s been described as being old and wearing a black habit!
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Witnesses have also reported hearing the sound of a phantom coach and horses drawing up outside the inn in the middle of the night.
Visitors to Jamaica Inn have reported seeing the ghostly apparition of a man dressed in a cloak and a hat.
Apparently, he suddenly appears and then disappears through solid closed doors.