Gresley Old Hall, Swadlincote – 15th September
15 September @ 7:00 pm - 16 September @ 12:00 am£20.00
This venue has been popular with ghost hunters for years and with very good reason
A grade II listed building Situated in the village of Church Gresley
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.
Gresley Old Hall, Swadlincote – 15th September - 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.