Llancaiach Fawr Manor

 

Overview

Said to be one of the most haunted houses in Great Britain, Llancaiach Fawr Manor teems with spectral whispers and restless apparitions, each room pulsating with its own ghostly tale waiting to be unveiled.

LLANCAIACH FAWR MANOR GHOST HUNT – SOUTH WALES

Embark on a spine-tingling ghost hunt at Llancaiach Fawr Manor, a restored 16th-century mansion near Nelson, South Wales. Renowned as one of Britain’s most haunted houses, it’s filled with spectral whispers and restless apparitions, each room pulsating with its own chilling tale. Dare to uncover the eerie echoes of bygone eras as you delve into the murky depths of the manor’s history.

Prepare for a whirlwind of paranormal phenomena—cold spots, flickering lights, and the sensation of unseen eyes watching. Encounter the ghostly spirit of Mattie, a housekeeper who is said to have tragically died, her cries echoing through the halls, and beware the chilling presence of a young boy, his tragic demise casting a haunting shadow over the manor. Join us on a journey into the heart of darkness, where the past and present converge in a symphony of whispers and shadows. Will you dare to confront the ghosts of Llancaiach Fawr Manor and unlock the secrets that lie hidden within its haunted halls?

YOUR EVENT

On a ghost hunt with Haunted Houses you will have exclusive night-time access to this magnificent building.  During the evening. You will learn all about ghost hunting and the techniques used to encourage paranormal activity. furthermore, we have a whole host of scientific ghost hunt equipment for you to use to aid communication with the spirits. You can take part in Ouija boards, glass divination and table tipping; the more traditional ghost hunt techniques. Or simply sitting in the dark and asking for the spirits to interact with you.

This is a real ghost hunt experience, there is no fakery, tricks or actors jumping out at you. What are you waiting for? Book your places today!

INCLUDED IN YOUR GHOST HUNT

  • – Unlimited hot and cold drinks.
  • – Use of ghost hunting equipment.
  • – Victorian experiments including Ouija Boards.
  • – Experienced and friendly hosts.
  • – A group discussion of findings at the end.
  • – A great evening of ghost hunting at a haunted site.

NOTE BEFORE BOOKING YOUR GHOST HUNT

  • – This location is not suitable for wheelchair users.
  • – This is a real ghost hunt, not a ghost walk/history tour.
  • – All attendees must be 16 years or older.
  • – Not suitable for pregnant people.
  • – Be sure you can make the date! All Bookings are non-refundable or transferable.

www.haunted-houses.co.uk 

Reported Ghosts

Llancaiach Fawr Manor is steeped in history, and like many old buildings, it has its share of ghostly tales and purported paranormal encounters. One of the most famous stories revolves around the ghost of a former servant named Mattie. Visitors and staff have reported sightings of a ghostly figure believed to be Mattie, often in the corridors or near the nursery, where she is said to wander in search of her lost child.

Another chilling account revolves around the spectre of a young boy, said to have tragically plunged to his demise. Visitors and staff alike have described sensing his presence through gentle tugs at their sleeves or hair, and some have even reported feeling his hands upon them, as if he’s imploring them to lead him home. Certain witnesses assert to have glimpsed a ghostly figure resembling a young boy gazing from the windows or roaming the halls, accompanied by the eerie echo of footsteps without a visible source.

In addition to these individual apparitions, there are reports of strange phenomena such as unexplained cold spots, flickering lights, and the feeling of being watched.

Venue History

Llancaiach Fawr Manor is a historic house located near the village of Nelson in South Wales. Its history dates back to the 16th century when it was constructed around 1550 by the Prichard family, a prominent Welsh gentry family of the time.

The manor was built during a turbulent period in Welsh history. It was designed as a fortified manor house, featuring four-foot thick stone walls surrounding spiral stone staircases connecting different levels, with sturdy wooden doors, serving as protection against potential threats. With the doors firmly shut, the Manor effectively split into two sections, guaranteeing that the inner east wing served as a self-contained sanctuary during times of attack.

In the 17th century, the manor found itself embroiled in the English Civil War. Despite these challenges, the manor survived and continued to serve as a symbol of resilience and endurance.
Over the centuries, the manor underwent various renovations and changes in ownership, each contributing to its rich tapestry of history. In the 20th century, the manor faced neglect until its restoration by the local council, ensuring its preservation as a cultural heritage site for future generations.

Today, Llancaiach Fawr Manor is open to the public as a living history museum, offering visitors a glimpse into life during the 17th century. Costumed guides portray the household staff of the era, providing immersive experiences and educational insights into the manor’s fascinating past. The manor’s well-preserved interiors, including its original oak panelling and period furnishings, offer a captivating journey back in time for visitors

LLANCAIACH FAWR MANOR GHOST HUNT – SOUTH WALES

Embark on a spine-tingling ghost hunt at Llancaiach Fawr Manor, a restored 16th-century mansion near Nelson, South Wales. Renowned as one of Britain’s most haunted houses, it’s filled with spectral whispers and restless apparitions, each room pulsating with its own chilling tale. Dare to uncover the eerie echoes of bygone eras as you delve into the murky depths of the manor’s history.

Prepare for a whirlwind of paranormal phenomena—cold spots, flickering lights, and the sensation of unseen eyes watching. Encounter the ghostly spirit of Mattie, a housekeeper who is said to have tragically died, her cries echoing through the halls, and beware the chilling presence of a young boy, his tragic demise casting a haunting shadow over the manor. Join us on a journey into the heart of darkness, where the past and present converge in a symphony of whispers and shadows. Will you dare to confront the ghosts of Llancaiach Fawr Manor and unlock the secrets that lie hidden within its haunted halls?

YOUR EVENT

On a ghost hunt with Haunted Houses you will have exclusive night-time access to this magnificent building.  During the evening. You will learn all about ghost hunting and the techniques used to encourage paranormal activity. furthermore, we have a whole host of scientific ghost hunt equipment for you to use to aid communication with the spirits. You can take part in Ouija boards, glass divination and table tipping; the more traditional ghost hunt techniques. Or simply sitting in the dark and asking for the spirits to interact with you.

This is a real ghost hunt experience, there is no fakery, tricks or actors jumping out at you. What are you waiting for? Book your places today!

INCLUDED IN YOUR GHOST HUNT

  • – Unlimited hot and cold drinks.
  • – Use of ghost hunting equipment.
  • – Victorian experiments including Ouija Boards.
  • – Experienced and friendly hosts.
  • – A group discussion of findings at the end.
  • – A great evening of ghost hunting at a haunted site.

NOTE BEFORE BOOKING YOUR GHOST HUNT

  • – This location is not suitable for wheelchair users.
  • – This is a real ghost hunt, not a ghost walk/history tour.
  • – All attendees must be 16 years or older.
  • – Not suitable for pregnant people.
  • – Be sure you can make the date! All Bookings are non-refundable or transferable.

www.haunted-houses.co.uk 

Llancaiach Fawr Manor is a historic house located near the village of Nelson in South Wales. Its history dates back to the 16th century when it was constructed around 1550 by the Prichard family, a prominent Welsh gentry family of the time.

The manor was built during a turbulent period in Welsh history. It was designed as a fortified manor house, featuring four-foot thick stone walls surrounding spiral stone staircases connecting different levels, with sturdy wooden doors, serving as protection against potential threats. With the doors firmly shut, the Manor effectively split into two sections, guaranteeing that the inner east wing served as a self-contained sanctuary during times of attack.

In the 17th century, the manor found itself embroiled in the English Civil War. Despite these challenges, the manor survived and continued to serve as a symbol of resilience and endurance.
Over the centuries, the manor underwent various renovations and changes in ownership, each contributing to its rich tapestry of history. In the 20th century, the manor faced neglect until its restoration by the local council, ensuring its preservation as a cultural heritage site for future generations.

Today, Llancaiach Fawr Manor is open to the public as a living history museum, offering visitors a glimpse into life during the 17th century. Costumed guides portray the household staff of the era, providing immersive experiences and educational insights into the manor’s fascinating past. The manor’s well-preserved interiors, including its original oak panelling and period furnishings, offer a captivating journey back in time for visitors

Llancaiach Fawr Manor is steeped in history, and like many old buildings, it has its share of ghostly tales and purported paranormal encounters. One of the most famous stories revolves around the ghost of a former servant named Mattie. Visitors and staff have reported sightings of a ghostly figure believed to be Mattie, often in the corridors or near the nursery, where she is said to wander in search of her lost child.

Another chilling account revolves around the spectre of a young boy, said to have tragically plunged to his demise. Visitors and staff alike have described sensing his presence through gentle tugs at their sleeves or hair, and some have even reported feeling his hands upon them, as if he’s imploring them to lead him home. Certain witnesses assert to have glimpsed a ghostly figure resembling a young boy gazing from the windows or roaming the halls, accompanied by the eerie echo of footsteps without a visible source.

In addition to these individual apparitions, there are reports of strange phenomena such as unexplained cold spots, flickering lights, and the feeling of being watched.

  • Lone vigils (ghost hunting in an area all alone) can be made available for the brave
  • a building representative/owner will be on site to help with any building or historical questions you personally have
  • You may hold your place with a £20 deposit, and pay your balance four weeks before your event
  • Feel safe! Hosted by a friendly, genuine, safety conscience, and knowledgeable team of experienced people
  • Experience the atmosphere! Enter one of the UK’s most haunted buildings, communicating with its resident spirits and ghosts in the dark
  • Honesty is our only policy! This is a real ghost hunt experience. There is no faking or trickery of paranormal activity. If it happens, then it is for real!
  • Teamwork! Your ghost hunt will be run in a small and personal group giving you maximum involvement
  • Be hands on! You will have access to everything you need to conduct your experiments throughout the night – no sharing equipment with other groups or waiting around
  • Don’t be disturbed! Exclusive night-time access to the location for your overnight ghost hunt
  • Learn about various ghost hunting techniques and try them out for yourself on your investigation or share any knowledge you already possess to aid the investigation
  • Discover more about the high-tech ghost hunting gadgets. Many as seen on T.V, hold them in your hands and freely use them
  • Take part! Help to lead a scientific vigil, or perhaps a more traditional ghost hunting experiment- or simply just be an observer. The choice is yours
  • Working respectfully. Start your evening by learning how to apply spiritual protection, and work using the upmost respect for the sprits we encounter and fellow guests
  • All attendees must be 16 years or older
  • Not suitable for those in pregnancy
  • This is a very dark location, all attendees must bring a torch with them
  • All attendees are expected to wear sensible shoes and warm layered clothing
  • This location has free on-site parking
  • Refreshments are provided by Haunted Houses Events and are included in the price
  • Guests may also bring own personal breaktime snacks
  • This is not a sleepover event
  • This location is not suitable for wheelchair users or those with mobility issues

Llancaiach Fawr Manor

£57.00 Per Person

Said to be one of the most haunted houses in Great Britain, Llancaiach Fawr Manor teems with spectral whispers and restless apparitions, each room pulsating with its own ghostly tale waiting to be unveiled.

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