Visit our beautiful 32 acre estate. A haven for fishing and relaxtion with beautiufl 5 star accommodation. Fishing is free of charge for any guests and is exclusive for guests staying at Millbrook and Rose Cottage
Coarse Lake Fishing
Our coarse lake is 200m from the Millbrook Cottages and is approximately 2 acres with two islands stocked with carp upto 25lbs (including Crucian, mirrored and standard), Tench upto 4lbs, Perch upto 2lbs, Roach and various Rudd . It is under fished (due to no day fishing) with no established catch method, but is an ideal place to relax and enjoy the surroundings.
The depth is approximately 8-10 feet at the dam end, with many overhanging trees in a beautiful setting.
There are three man made wooden fishing platforms.
The water generally is quite clear with fishing methods not restricted but barbless hooks, good practice and unhooking mats suggested.
We annually restock the coarse lake with 3"-4" carp (different varieties) which has produced a variety of species and sizes great for fisherman of all abilities.
Night fishing is allowed for guests staying at Millbrook. Baits Both natural maggots/worms to pellets sweetcorn boilies and floating baits.
Fly Fishing Lake
Our fly fishing lake is a 1/3rd acre. It is fly fishing only, stocked with brown and rainbow trout.
The lake has a catch and release policy. Light rod only required 4/5/6 weight with nymphs or sometimes dry fly. Tuition available for beginners by arrangement c/w tackle.
Fishing rules and regulations
Barbed hooks are not allowed under any circumstances.
No keep nets, and unhooking mats are required.
Sorry we do not allow day fishing - the lakes are only available to guests staying at Millbrook Cottages or Rose Cottage.
We have a fishing trolley available close to the accommodation or you can drive round to the nearby car park if necessary. We would love to provide assistance to and from the lake on request.