Synopsis by Hal Erickson
Lois Maxwell, best remembered as Miss Moneypenny in the "James Bond" films of the 1960s, is here cast as Esther Hollis. Though she and her husband want to have children, Esther is afraid of conceiving because of a history of insanity in her family. Late one night, Esther hears the sound of sobbing child, emanating from a room in her house that has never been used or even furnished. Open the door, she finds that the "room upstairs" has been converted into a nursery. . .whereupon the crying intensifies at a maddening rate. This is one of several One Step Beyond episodes filmed in England.