Stanley Palace is a 16th Century Grade II listed building located in the heart of Chester. Formerly called Derby House, it stands on, or near, the site previously occupied by the Dominican Friars (The 'Black Friars') in medieval times.
Stanley Palace is reputed to be haunted and over the years, footsteps & low murmurings have been heard together with illogical happenings.
Footsteps in the Gallery
Over the years footsteps have been heard in the Gallery and a report in a local newspaper tells of two ladies who not only heard the footsteps, but have been told a number of people have also been aware of the Gallery footsteps and other unexplained noises.