Sunday, June 7, 2015
THE HAUNTED MONTE CRISTO HOMESTEAD
Monte Cristo Homestead New South Wales, Australia It is a late Victorian mansion, with intricate cast iron latticework built by wealthy landowner Christopher William Crawley in 1876. Reputedly Australia's most haunted house. One of the ghosts is a young child who was dropped down the stairs. Another, is a maid who fell from the balcony. A stable boy who burned to death is also seen. The most active is the ghost of the son of a caretaker who was found curled up next to the dead body of his mother and who had been chained up for 40 years. The house currently operates as a Bed and Breakfast. It revels in its gruesome past by offering ghost tours.