Haunted: St Mary’s Church, Great Baddow, Essex
Stewart | On 18, Jun 2017
AMBERLY CASTLE: A Haunted Castle You Can Actually Stay the Night In!
The Grade I listed 12th century Amberley Castle Hotel 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 St Mary’s Church
St Mary’s church and the surrounding buildings in Great Baddow are supposed to have mysterious secret tunnels beneath them.
It’s believed that these concealed tunnels lead to the haunted 17th century White Horse pub and two other nearby old buildings.
A ghostly apparition of a monk has been witness in the church by frighten visitors.
He’s been seen to eerily glide down the aisle and quickly exiting the church by the west side door of the building.
Some of the locals believe that his ghostly presence is somehow linked to the mysterious secret tunnels!
Apart from the monk, another common apparition seen at the church is that of phantom Civil War soldiers standing outside the building watching it.
Carmel King (2009) Haunted Essex. The History Press
Jason Day (2011) Paranormal Essex. The History Press