Lily, the ghost of a beautiful slave woman from Barbados, is said to haunt this inn along with her beloved. Lily and the nephew of former owner Major William Hardee had a secret affair, and when Hardee found out, he sent Lily away. The nephew, distraught over losing her, committed suicide here. Both ghosts are said to remain here in their afterlives, and guests have reported a lot of unusual happenings like being passionately kissed in the night or waking up under the bed. Also reported have been disembodied whispering and moans, electrical anomalies, locked doors found wide open, moving books and pictures, and much more.
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- 279 St George St
St Augustine, FL 32084
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- 29.8879901, -81.3111831
- St. Johns County, Florida
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