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Hartley Lands Farm Fishery

Hartley Lands Farm Fishery is a eight water fishery set on peaceful Cranbrook farm land. The lakes between them hold a number of fish including: mirror carp to 19lb, common carp to 19lb, ghost carp to 16lb, tench to 2lb, some good roach to 1lb 8oz, and some large perch to 5lb. There are a variety of lakes to fish at Hartley Lands Fishery ranging from small secluded ponds to a large open reservoir.


fish species

Mirror Carp Common Carp Roach ghost Carp barbel bream
Mirror Carp:
28lb
Common Carp:
28lb
Crucian Carp:
?lb
Ghost Carp:
12lb
Barbel: 9lb Bream:3lb
tench Rudd Roach Chub Perch eel
Tench: 3.5lb Rudd: 2lb Roach: 2lb Chub: 4lb 8oz Perch: 5lb Eel: 8lb
gudgeon          
Gudgeon: 2oz          

fishing lakes (8)

Samson Pond - A small pond surrounded by overhanging shrubbery.
Pear Tree Lake - An open oval shaped lake with two central islands.
Woodside Pond - A small pond set in the edge of some woods.
Nicks Lake - One of the largest waters on the farm.
Hennicker Pond - A long oval shaped water surrounded by trees and shrubbery.
Bramley Lake - An open oval shaped water with central island.
Finches Pond - A long thin lake set in woodland.
The Reservoir - A large oval shaped reservoir.

Samson Pond

Samson Pond is the first water that you will see once on the farm, located next to the main car park. This 1/4 acre lake contains 5 swims. The ponds depths range from 3 feet in the margins to 7 feet in the centre of the lake. The pond is surrounded with reeds and overhanging shrubbery in the margins. Match bookings and corporate events are available on this lake. The water is stocked with a lot of small carp and tench weighing 1lb to 3lb.

Samson Pond


Mirror Carp Common Carp tench Rudd Roach gudgeon
Mirror Carp:
12lb
Common Carp:
12lb
Tench: 3.5lb Rudd: 1lb Roach: 1lb Gudgeon: 2oz
Perch          
Perch: 4lb          

Features: Reeds, Overhanging bushes
Lake Size: 1/4 acre
Lake Depth: 7ft
Swims: 5

Pear Tree Lake

Pear Tree Lake is a long, oval shaped lake that is approximately 1 acre in size. The swims are small wooden platforms built into a flat bank that are raised slightly from the waters edge.

Pear Tree Lake


Common Carp ghost Carp Roach Perch    
Common Carp:
4lb
Ghost Carp:
4lb
Roach: 1lb Perch: 5lb    

Features: Islands, Reeds
Lake Size: 4 acres
Lake Depth: 7ft maximum
Swims: 26

Woodside Pond

Woodside Pond is a small natural pond set in the edge of woodland next to Pear Tree Lake. The pond contains heavy amounts of trees and shrubbery on the far side whilst fairly open on the near side. The pond also has patches of reeds and lilies. There are only a couple of swims on this water.

Woodside Pond


Mirror Carp Common Carp Roach ghost Carp tench Rudd
Mirror Carp:
12lb
Common Carp:
12lb
Crucian Carp:
2.8lb
Ghost Carp:
6lb
Tench: 3.5lb Rudd: 8oz
Roach          
Roach: 8oz          

Features: Overhanging trees and bushes, Reeds, Lilies
Lake Size: 1/4 acre
Lake Depth:
Swims: Maximum of 3

Nicks Lake

Nicks Lake is a flat fairly open lake with 38 swims, 6 of which are suitable for disabled anglers. The swims are generally wooden platform swims raised slightly from the waters edge. The lakes features include islands and reeds. The lake contains a good number of carp between 8oz and 8lb, and a large number of bream, tench, roach, rudd and perch.

Nicks Lake


Common Carp ghost Carp barbel tench bream Rudd
Common Carp:
22lb
Ghost Carp:
6lb
Barbel: 9lb Tench: 1lb Bream:1lb Rudd: 1lb
Roach Perch        
Roach: 1lb 8oz Perch: 1lb        

Features: Islands, Reeds
Lake Size: 2 acres
Lake Depth: 8ft
Swims: 37

Hennicker Pond

This lake is a sheltered 1/2 acre water with 8 swims. The lakes features includes overhanging trees and shrubbery, lilies, and reeds. The swims at the car park end are at the bottom of a steep bank, where as the swims the other end are on flat wooden platforms.

Hennicker Pond


Mirror Carp Common Carp ghost Carp tench Rudd Roach
Mirror Carp:
19lb
Common Carp:
19lb
Ghost Carp:
12lb
Tench: 3.5lb Rudd: 8oz Roach: 8oz
Perch          
Perch: 2lb          

 

Features: Lilies, Reeds, Overhanging trees and bushes, Island
Lake Size: 1/2 acre
Lake Depth: 7-8ft
Swims: 8

Bramley Lake

This lake is an open one acre oval shaped water with 22 swims. The lakes features includes reeds in the margins and a large island. The maximum depth of this water is 2.1 metres but with many shelves and variations. This lake is packed with small carp and some good sized roach.

Bramley Lake


Common Carp ghost Carp tench Rudd Roach Perch
Common Carp:
17lb
Ghost Carp:
12lb
Tench: 3lb+ Rudd: 8oz Roach: 1lb Perch: 3lb+

 

Features: Reeds, Island
Lake Size: 1 acre
Lake Depth: 7-8ft
Swims: 22

Finches Pond

This lake is a sheltered 3/4 acre water with 11 swims set in woodland. The lakes features includes overhanging trees and shrubbery, reeds and two islands. There are ranging depths throughout the lake. The lake contains a number of high double figured carp.

Finches Pond


Mirror Carp Common Carp bream tench Chub Rudd
Mirror Carp:
28lb
Common Carp:
28lb
Bream:2lb+ Tench: 1lb Chub: 4lb 8oz Rudd: 8oz
Roach Perch eel      
Roach: 1lb 8oz Perch: 4lb Eel: 8lb      

 

Features: Reeds, Overhanging trees and bushes, Islands
Lake Size: 3/4 acre
Lake Depth: 4-8ft
Swims: 11

Hartley Farm Reservoir

This reservoir is a fairly open 2 acre water with 31 swims. The lake has a couple of shelves of 3 foot to 6 foot in depth, with the deepest parts of the reservoir reaching 12 foot.

Hartley Farm Rservoir


Mirror Carp Common Carp ghost Carp tench bream Chub
Mirror Carp:
19lb
Common Carp:
19lb
Ghost Carp:
12lb
Tench: 2lb 8oz Bream:3lb Chub: 1lb
Roach Perch        
Roach: 2lb Perch: 5lb        

 

Features: Lilies, Reeds
Lake Size: 2 acres
Lake Depth: 3-12ft
Swims: 31



facilities

Disabled Access Car Parking Toilets  
Disabled
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ticket prices


Day (1 rod): Adult £10 - Junior £7 - OAP £7
Day (2 rods): Adult £12 - Junior £9 - OAP £9
A Bailiff will collect the money at your peg.

Times:
Day Ticket allows fishing from 7:30am to Dusk

* Match Bookings available

contact details

Contact: Paul and Sara Ward
Address: Swattenden Lane, Hartley, Cranbrook, Kent
Telephone: 01580 720319
Mobile: 07710538505 (Paul Ward)
Baliff: 07703 825064 (7:30 am - 7 pm)
Email: hartleylands.web@gmail.com
Website: www.hartleylandsfishery.co.uk/


directions

From Hastings: Take the A21 to Coopers Corner (just past Hurst Green), turn right onto the A229 towards Hawkhurst. Follow the A229 towards Cranbrook. Just before Cranbrook you will find a turning on the right with a signpost saying Hartley Lands Farm Fishery (Swattenden Lane). Follow this lane for about 1/4, the entrance to the fishery is on the left through some orchard fields (you will see an official brown tourist info sign on a pole), follow the gravel track until you reach the car park.

From Sevenoaks: Take the A21 to the roundabout just before the Lamberhurst bypass (short stretch of dual carriageway), turn left at this roundabout (A262) towards Goudhurst and Horsmonden. Follow the road through Goudhurst until you reach Iden Green, turn right just after Iden Green onto Glassenbury Road (the B2085) towards Hartley. Turn left at the end of this road (you are now on the A229), Take the road the next almost immediate road on your right with a signpost saying Hartley Lands Farm Fishery (Swattenden Lane). Follow this lane for about 1/4, the entrance to the fishery is on the left through some orchard fields (you will see an official brown tourist info sign on a pole), follow the gravel track until you reach the car park.

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