Is the Country House Restaurant Haunted?
Is the Country House restaurant haunted? Pat and Rebecca explore a suburban Chicago restaurant with so many ghost stories they can barely fit in one episode. Joining them this episode is special guest host and listener-favorite Mondo as well as a feature interview from Neal and Steve from Graveside Paranormal. After listening to all the stories and investigations you decide – is the Country House restaurant haunted?
Questions Explored in this Episode
What is the history of the Country House? What are the most popular ghost stories? Which ghost stories have been shared by employees? What happened during a recent paranormal investigation? Do employees believe it is haunted? Do investigators believe it is haunted? Who is the woman in blue? Are there really strange, unexplained noises? Did the juke box really turn itself on? Is this restaurant haunted?
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Ghost Story – The Country House
Listen to Rebecca tell a ghost story inspired by her research into the stories told about the Country House.
History of The Country House
Instead of our traditional history, listen to an interview with Graveside Paranormal. Neal and Steve tell us all about the history of the restaurant, the stories told about it, and the results of their own investigation. Learn about their amazing spirit box then check out their investigation video (and many more videos) on YouTube
Rebecca has some strong evidence to debate. The group debate stories of a woman in the window, a haunted bathroom, a juke box that plays on its own, and shutters that all open at once. What will they rate each story?
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Sources for this Week’s Episode
Graveside Paranormal Website: https://www.gravesideparanormal.com/
Graveside Paranormal YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCrVjBEDnm6r82Pv6aPvb0kA
Country House: https://www.burgerone.com/ghost-story/
Clarendon Hills Historical Society: http://clarendonhillshistory.org/clarendon-hills-history/country-house-ghost/
Trip Advisor: https://www.tripadvisor.com/ShowUserReviews-g35817-d853280-r181814516-Country_House-Clarendon_Hills_DuPage_County_Illinois.html
Haunted Bar Guide: https://www.hauntedbarguide.com/country-house-clarendon-hills-illinois/
Haunted Houses: https://ghost.hauntedhouses.com/illinois_clarendon_hills_country_house
Music for this episode was performed by Michael Rivers
Intro: “III. Allegro moderato from Gargoyles” by Lowell Liebermann
Outro: “Dream Images (Love-Death Music)” by George Crumb
Bumper: “Ghost Waltz” by Lowell Liebermann