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.
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 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.