Haunted: The Manor Farmhouse, Wilden, Bedfordshire
Stewart | On 17, Jul 2017
The Hauntings at Manor Farmhouse
The derelict Grade II listed Manor Farmhouse in the village of Wilden has a reputation for being haunted…
Terrified witnesses have seen the ghostly apparition of a woman walking in the 17th century building.
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!
Eerie screams have also been heard at the property in the middle of the night.
Many believe that these ghostly screams are from the ghost of a horse rider who was killed after being thrown from their horse into a ditch!
Scared locals have also witnessed stones being flung from the property by some unknown force…
Apparently they hit the old caravan that lies alongside the path, land in the garden of the Victoria Arms and have been known to even reach St Nicholas’ churchyard which is over a hundred metres away.
Stones have even been seen to hover in mid-air before being flung at the witness!
Another witness saw three balls of light dancing about three feet off the ground near to the farm gate.
And a white ghostly torso with its arms in the air has also been witnessed near to the old farmhouse.
One day, one poor taxi driver was waiting for his fare in the gateway of the house when suddenly his windscreen wipers came on and his fuel gauge needle started to move up and down.
RUTHIN CASTLE: One of the Most Haunted Places in Wales!
The town of Ruthin and the castle are said to be some of the most haunted places in Wales.
The Grey Lady is the most infamous of the ghost which are said to haunt the castle.
She’s said to be the spirit of a woman who was married to a steward at the castle in the 15th century.
She discovered that her husband was having an affair with a young peasant girl.
It’s said that she murdered the young girl in revenge but was tried and sentenced to death at the castle for the crime.
Today, terrified witnesses have reported seeing her ghostly apparition on the castle battlements and in the banqueting hall.
The apparition of a soldier wearing just one glove has also been spotted wandering around the castle grounds.
The strange thing was…
His car engine wasn’t even turned on at the time!
His car wasn’t the only one to have had something eerie happen to it…
One witnessed returned to his locked car to find a pile of stones on its back seat and a bunch of bracken on the front seat.
When he started his car his radio came on full blast scaring the life out of him!
Local legend says that a witch was burned to death on the track leading to the Manor Farmhouse.
Witnesses walking along the track have reported smelling lavender and the smell of burning.
In fact, people have even seen a phantom fire ignite by the gate and grow in size but then extinguish itself within seconds.
Damien O’Dell (2013) Paranormal Bedfordshire. Amberley
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!