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The Shields


Reduced rental out of season to sleep up to 4 with sleeping arrangements on the first floor only.

Semi-detached, this attractive Victorian family house, emits an ‘air’ of family appeal as soon as you walk in. Set over three floors, the house suits a family very well. It is well loved and used by the owners and their family and they wish to share it with other families too! It is spacious, very comfortable with tiled floors and carpeting, plus gas central heating so is perfect for short breaks or full weeks at any time of year. Light and airy throughout, the house comprises;

Ground floor; entrance into hall, staircase, cloaks space, lounge with feature gas fireplace,TV/DVD/VIDEO. There is also a small sitting room/snug with patio doors opening onto the rear garden. Separate WC (no washbasin). Dining room leading through to the kitchen having gas hob and electric cooker, Stable doors to outside.

First floor: landing with three bedrooms: Bedroom 1 & Bedroom 2 both with a King: Bedroom 3 with a single. Separate WC (no washbasin). Family bathroom with bath (shower over) and washbasin.

Second floor; staircase with steep stairs (maybe difficult for less able) to large bedroom with twin beds, TV and sea views over the roof tops!

Garden; Enclosed split-level rear garden is a real sun trap, ideal for pets and children. A small patio and sitting out area decked with herbs and flower beds and a grape vine over the pergola.

Parking; Gravel driveway with parking for two cars.

A travel cot will fit in all bedrooms. A charge of £30 per week for dogs (2 medium maximum). A refundable breakage deposit of £100 payable with the balance. £25 Booking fee.

Discounts of £40 for couples from November to 6 April excluding Christmas and New Year on full weeks only.

The beach, cliff tops, town centre and many other holiday amenities are all within a ten minute walk and with off road parking, it is perfect to leave the car to walk and explore the town. The quaint village of Old Hunstanton is about 20 minutes’ walk with its selection of pubs, restaurants, local shop and deli, plus the soft sandy beach and dunes. The duck pond at the Church is a popular place for children. To explore further along the coast and inland you only have to travel within a small radius to visit Bird Reserves, Stately Homes, Golf Links, Norfolk Lavender and much more!

Hunstanton has everything for everyone in the family. Sandy beach, sea, rock pools, guided tours on the wash monster, sailing, kite surfing and water skiing. On the sea front there are many stalls selling ice creams, food and sweets. There are amusement arcades, fun fair, bowling alley, adventure golf, paint your own pots, Sea Life Sanctuary and a sports and leisure centre.

Take a walk along the promenade, which will take you to either Old Hunstanton, via the beach striped red and white cliffs. Or the other direction staying on the promenade to Heacham. Walk around the sensory park or esplanade gardens that provide a colourful display of flowers in the summer months. The Norfolk coast path takes you 34 miles to Cromer from the North promenade. Heritage, Horticultural or Wolf trails are available from the tourist information centre.

Relax on the green, and enjoy the summer entertainment on the bandstand on a Sunday afternoon. Or in the evenings watch the sunset . Book a seat at the theatre for a show, or play a round of golf, or take a leisurely ride on the Coast Liner bus to visit the coastline. Visit the Heritage centre or The Coal shed gallery. Various festivals throughout the year include the Lifestyle Festival, Carnival, Kite Festival and the charity Xmas day swim.

Old Hunstanton has a sandy beach with dunes, and rock pools. There are various eating places including the beach cafe. Visit the Life boat station on a Sunday, hire a beach hut for the day, play a game of pitch and putt, browse local crafts and antiques in the Old Barns, or have a drink or meal in one of the pub/restaurants in the village. St Mary's Church holds various events throughout the year, including a lovely annual Flower festival. There is a post office with a Deli that sells many of your everyday items.

Key facts

  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Sleeps 7


  • Pets Allowed
  • Bed Linen & Towels included
  • More than one TV
  • Parking
  • Wi-Fi
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • DVD player
  • Travel Cot
  • Highchair
  • Garden Furniture
  • Washing Machine
  • No Smoking in the property
  • Tumble Dryer
  • King Size Bed
  • Shower
  • Freezer
  • Fridge
  • Freeview TV
  • Gas/elect/oil included


  • Hunstanton


  • Coastal Location
  • Town/Village centre
  • Easy walk to pub/restaurant
  • Within 10 mins walk to town centre
  • Within 10 mins walk to beach
  • Supermarket close by
  • Close to Golf Course/Links
  • Leisure Centre/pool close by
  • Theatre close by
  • Water sports close by


Date range Price per week
27 Jul - 30 Aug 2019 £810 Book Online
31 Aug - 20 Sep 2019 £755 Book Online
21 Sep - 18 Oct 2019 £690 Book Online
19 Oct - 25 Oct 2019 £690 Book Online
26 Oct - 18 Dec 2019 £595 Book Online
19 Dec 2019 - 3 Jan 2020 £810 Book Online
4 Jan - 27 Mar 2020 £625 Book Online
28 Mar - 17 Apr 2020 £735 Book Online
18 Apr - 22 May 2020 £725 Book Online
23 May - 29 May 2020 £780 Book Online
30 May - 3 Jul 2020 £725 Book Online
30 May - 31 May 2020 £725 Book Online
18 Jul - 4 Sep 2020 £840 Book Online
5 Sep - 18 Sep 2020 £780 Book Online
19 Sep - 16 Oct 2020 £725 Book Online
17 Oct - 2 Nov 2020 £725 Book Online
3 Nov - 18 Dec 2020 £625 Book Online
19 Dec 2020 - 1 Jan 2021 £840 Book Online
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