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Ghost Hunt Gresley Old Hall, Swadlincote
2 November @ 7:00 pm - 3 November @ 12:00 am£20.00
Ghost Hunt at Gresley Old Hall. This venue has been popular with ghost hunters for years and with very good reason
Gresley Old Hall is one of the oldest building in South Derbyshire it dates ack to the 15th Century. The hall is a grade II listed building situated in the village of Church Gresley.
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Gresley Old Hall This venue is not suitable for people with mobility issues or walking difficulties
Site of a former priory
Not a great deal is known about the building other than it was once owned by the Allyn family.
The current building can be dated back 1556 (Mary 1 Queen of England), however it was built on the site of a former priory which would have been part of the dissolution of the monasteries 1536-1541.
The surrounding area would have been a mix of coal mining and farming.
Ghost Hunt Gresley Old Hall, Swadlincote - past events
There has been a mixture of reported activity at this location from monks, to young children, maids and farm workers….and the occasional dark entity.
An apparition of a lady, said to be the ghost of a maid that burned to death by a fire, has been witnessed by many.
During investigations guests have experienced hearing footsteps when no one was there, loud bangs, hair been pulled and people have been touched.