This is believed to be the ghost of Emily, a child who lived in the building while it was used a residence in the early 19th century. She lived in what is now the attic, perishing there in a fire.
Not long ago, Preney recalls a little girl playing by herself underneath a table in the dining room. When it was time for her to leave the girl said “Give me back my ball Emily,” sending shivers down Preney’s spine. Neither the girl nor her parents knew anything of Emily’s story Preney said.