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Sharnfold Farm Fishery

Sharnfold Farm Fishery is one of three man-made lakes dug in 1995. The other two lakes are used for irrigation and conservation. The fishable lake is a natural looking match fishing water that holds a number of different match fish including some beautiful specimen tench to over 6lb, bream to 3lb, barbell to 8lb, chub to 4lb and roach and rudd to 1lb 8oz. The lake also holds some small eels and good sized perch to 4lb. Sharnfold Farm Match Fishery is completely carp free. Sharnfold Farm has numerours activities and facilities to offer the visitor including: a farm shop, a small play park, country trails, recreational crafts, a multitude of farm animals and a large range of fruit picking.

fish species

Roach barbel bream Tench eel
Crucian Carp : ?lb barbel: 8lb Bream:3lb tench: 6lb+ Eel: 1lb
Rudd Roach Perch pike Chub
Rudd: 1lb 8oz Roach: 1lb 8oz Perch : 4lb pike : 28lb Chub: 4lb

fishing lakes (1 )

Sharnfold Lake - A small lake with a central island set on rural farm land.


Sharnfold Farm Fishery

Sharnfold Farm Lake is a beautiful 2 acre, doughnut shaped lake surrounded by farmland and nature reserve land. The lake has approximately 20 low grassy banked swims that are situated in between reed beds. The main distinguishing feature of the Sharnfold lake other than the reed beds is the reeded island in the centre of the lake. The lakes depths average 6-8 feet. Successful baits on this water include maggots, casters, and worms.

Sharnfold Fishery

Features: Reeds, An Island
Lake Size: 2 acres
Lake Depth: 6-8ft+
Swims: 20


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ticket prices

Day tickets £7,
Half day tickets (3pm-dusk) £5.

Please buy your fishing tickets at their Farm Shop.

contact details

Contact: Dennis Hillsden
Address: Sharnfold Farm, Hailsham Road, Stone Cross, Pevensey, East Sussex, BN24 5BU
Telephone: 01323 768490

Email: farmoffice@sharnfoldfarm.co.uk
Website www.sharnfoldfarm.co.uk


Sharnfold Farm is located in Stone Cross on Hailsham Road (B2104). The farm entrance can be found next to Coopers Pub/Restraunt, 1/2 mile from stone cross crossroads (opposite the Red Lion pub, near Tesco's). The entrance is clearly signposted.


user reviews

"lots of bites and fishes"

"Brilliant afternoon, lots of bites and fishes, best was nice big eel. And I just started fishing. Great place! Kris.".

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