Haunted: The Old House, Rochford, Essex
Stewart | On 16, Jun 2017
AMBERLY CASTLE: A Haunted Castle You Can Actually Stay the Night In!
The Grade I listed 12th century Amberley Castle is located in the picturesque village of Amberley.
Today, the castle has been transferred into an amazing luxury hotel.
It's 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!
The Hauntings of the Old House
Along Rochford‘s South Street there’s a Grade I listed building belonging to Rochford District Council called the Old House.
The timber framed Main Hall part of the Old House dates back to the 13th century!
The locals say that this house is haunted, very haunted…
In fact, it’s rumoured that there may be up to six ghosts in Rochford’s Old House.
A paranormal investigation which was covered by the local rag claimed that the spirits in the Old House are a Puritan woman, an Edwardian child, a maid, a medieval man and a little Victorian girl!
The Chief Executive office seems to have a residential ghost all of its own…
The spirit is said to be that of an elderly man who likes to sit in one of the chairs.
He’s been witnessed in the office by terrified cleaning staff and the Chief Executive himself!
Carmel King (2009) Haunted Essex. The History Press
Jason Day (2011) Paranormal Essex. The History Press