Haunted: The Whitworth Hall Country Park Hotel, Spennymoor, County Durham
Stewart | On 27, May 2017
The Haunted Whitworth Hall Country Park Hotel
Whitworth Road, Spennymoor DL16 7QX
Just to the east of the town of Spennymoor you’ll find the Whitworth Hall Country Park Hotel.
The Grade II listed Whitworth Hall is a country house and former family home of the Shafto family.
Before the Shaftos, Whitworth Hall Estate was owned by the Lords of Whitworth spanning as far back as 1183.
The present house dates from the early 1900s but there’s actually been a manor house on the spot for centuries.
Whitworth Hall is said to be haunted…
Members of staff have reported sudden temperature drops in the Library Restaurant.
And a ghostly apparition of a man sitting at one of the restaurants tables has been witnessed on many occasions.
Books in the restaurant have been known to mysteriously fall off the book shelves on their own accord!
It’s said that the ghosts of Elizabeth Bessie Hewitson and Bobby Shaftoe haunt the hall.Click Here to Stay in the Whitworth Hall Hotel
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Lots of paranormal groups have investigated Jamaica Inn coming to the conclusion that the most active parts of the inn are the Smugglers Bar, the Restaurant, the Stable Bar and Bedroom 4.
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.