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adult ticket from: £10  junior from: £5

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More House Farm Fishery

More House Farm Fishery is a day ticket water located by the small village of Wivelsfield, in the East Sussex countryside. The fishery is made up of 5 fishing lakes that cater for both match and carp anglers. Lakes include Kingsfisher that holds specimen Ghost, common and mirror carp with the largest carp at 40lb+ along with 2 match / coarse fishing lakes 'Canal Lake' and 'Sidewinder lake' which are stocked with a mixture of coarse fish including tench, bream, barbel, chub, roach, carp....

NEW Lakes Added Oct 2021 - Two new speciman carp lakes have been built and opened October 2021 these lakes are named Dogwood with carp to 8 to 32lb along with some lovely tench, second new lake is Oaks which has carp from 15 to 33lb.

fish species

Mirror Carp Common Carp Catfish barbel Tench
Mirror Carp:
Common Carp:
37lb 8oz
barbel: ?lb Tench: 6lb
chub Rudd Perch Perch Bream
Chub: ?lb Roach: ?lb Rudd : ?lb Perhc : ?lb Bream : ?lb

fishing lakes (5 )

Kingfisher Lake (Specimen Lake) - 17 swim lake with carp to 40lb+.
Canal Lake - water designed for matched anglers.
Sidewinder Lake - 50 swim lake that holds match and carp fish.
Oaks Lake - Specimen carp water with carp to 33lb
Dogwood - a new specimen carp lake added towards the end of 2021

Kingfisher Lake (Specimen Lake)

Kingfisher Lake is a specimen carp lake built in 1980 that is stocked predominantly with carp up to 40lb+. The lake is surrounded by grassland and large oak trees. The water has a total of 17 swims made from bark chippings and railway sleepers, depths in the lake vary from 2ft to 8 foot deep.

Food can be delivered to your peg by prior arrangement. 24 hour carp fishing matches are also held on Kingfisher lake (please visit the following website address for details of open matches: www.mhff.co.uk/events.html).

Kingfisher Lake

Mirror Carp Common Carp Grass Carp Catfish
Mirror Carp :
Common Carp :
37lb 8oz
Ghost Carp:

Features: Island,
Lake Size: -
Lake Depth: up to 8 foot
Swims: 16

Canal Match Lake

Canal lake is aimed at the match anglers with carp up to 20lb with an average of 6lb, the water is also well stock with tench. A good mixed lake ideal for open matches.

No lake photo

Mirror Carp Common Carp Bream Tench Rudd
Mirror Carp:
Common Carp:
Bream : ?lb Tench: 6 lb Roach: ?lb
Perch Perch Perch    
Rudd : ?lb Ghost Carp : ?lb Perch : ?lb    

Features: rushes, lilies
Lake Size: -
Lake Depth: 4 - 6 foot
Swims: 20

Sidewinder Match Lake

Sidewinder is a lake that has been formed by joining two ponds together with a causeway. The lake holds a mix of fish including carp, tench, silvers, bream, roach barbel and the odd chub. The lakes has a total of 50 swims for anglers to fish from and water depths up to 6 foot deep. F1 carp have also now been added.


Summer match catches have increased in weight with summer catches now over 200lb and winter to over 60lb.


Best Baits: Fishery owner has said the best baits for sidewinder lake consist of meat, corn, pellet, maggots and worms.

No lake photo

Mirror Carp Common Carp barbel Bream Tench
Mirror Carp:
Common Carp:
barbel: ?lb Bream : ?lb Tench: ?lb
chub Rudd Perch Perch  
Chub: ?lb Roach: ?lb Rudd : ?lb Perhc : ?lb  

Features: -
Lake Size: -
Lake Depth: 5 - 6 foot
Swims: 50


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ticket prices

Canal and Sidewinder Lakes - Tickets
Adults: £10 (1 rod) - £12(2 rods)
Children/Oaps: £6 (1 rod)
24 Hour fishing: £20 (2 rods)

Kingfisher Specimen Lake - Tickets (Adults only)
Adults: £15 (2 rods)

PLEASE NOTE: To avoid disapointment it is advisable that you pre-book your day ticket or night fishing tickets, please call or text simon on 07800 530173


For a full list of prices please visit the More House fishery website by clicking the link below.

contact details

Contact: Simon
Address: More House Farm, Ditchling Road, Wivelsfield Green, East Sussex, RH17 7RE

Telephone: 07800 530173
Email: info.mhff@yahoo.com
Website: www.mhff.co.uk


(From London) Follow M23 southbound, turning into the A23 at Crawley.

(From Brighton) Follow A23 northbound

Take the A272 turn off and follows signposts to Ansty/Haywards Heath. Follow A272 into and through Haywards Heath. At the end of the high street, take the 4th exit at the Sussex roundabout signposted Wivelsfield. Follow this road straight through for about a mile, when it turns into open countryside look out for More House Farm on the left hand side. Once inside More House Farm, take the left hand tarmac road, minding out for the speed bumps. Turn left between the barns and steel containers and the fishery office is Unit 30 on the left hand side.

user reviews

"had a 19 2oz common carp and a 21 1oz catfish"

"Fished specimen lake last Wednesday for the first time had a great day I had a 19 2oz common carp and a 21 1oz catfish really pleased with the fishing will probably be back there next week".

Review from Edave colwell

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