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King's Lynn

King’s Lynn is a medieval port town in West Norfolk with a rich maritime history. Clustered around cobbled streets, the merchants’ houses, customs house (1683) and ancient listed building all add to the quaint ambiance of your new home in King’s Lynn. There’s great shopping including H&M, New Look, Marks & Spencer, Monsoon, Primark and Sainsbury’s to mention just a few. If you’re looking for something more unusual, head to the Vancouver Quarter for independent shops and seasonal events.

Hungry? From your new build in King’s Lynn you’re spoilt for choice. Head to Luigi’s, Prezzo or the Riverside restaurant at the top end of the market, or down to South Quay for more informal cafés and coffee shops. If you’re looking for a traditional pie and pint, try the Crown and Mitre on Ferry Street. With three street markets available every week, you can shop local from your new home in King’s Lynn and enjoy fresh fish and brown shrimp, organic fruit and veg as well as locally-made cakes, jams and even plants.

Living in King's Lynn

Days out close to your West Norfolk new house

From your new build in King’s Lynn you can enjoy days out at English Heritage’s Castle Rising Castle, one of the best preserved 12th century forts in the country. The king’s residence, Sandringham, is just six miles away and is open in the summer for visits to the house, church, museum and beautiful gardens. Your house in King’s Lynn is also within easy access to some of Norfolk’s most visited beaches including Hunstanton, Wells-next-the-Sea and Cromer.

Schools close to your new home in King’s Lynn

Your new build in King’s Lynn has an enviable range of primary schools and a choice of four secondary schools – in all 19 local schools are rated as Good by Ofsted. Topping the league table is the Outstanding Eastgate Academy for ages 4-11. There is also a Good all-through SEN school, Churchill Park Complex Needs School.

Your home in King's Lynn is perfectly located

Your new house in West Norfolk has excellent road links. The A47 offers easy access to Norwich (44 miles) and Peterborough (36 miles). From your new build in King’s Lynn you can take the A10 down to Cambridge via Ely or the A17 through Lincolnshire. Cambridge is just an hour away by train, with regular services at peak times, every 30 minutes. Trips to London Kings Cross take around two hours.

New builds in West Norfolk

Persimmon Homes has a number of new houses available in King's Lynn and new builds in Norfolk including new homes in Great Yarmouth and Swaffham. To find out more about our available properties in your area, see our list of Persimmon developments below…