Burrswood, Groombridge – Bottom Lake


Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, UK

Fishery Information

This fishery is run by Dorset Arms Angling Club.

Bottom Lake, located in the picturesque Burrswood Estate, is a beautiful fishing venue with approximately 26 pegs available for club matches. The lake is home to a variety of species including Skimmers, Bream, Roach, Perch, Crucian Carp, Common Carp, Mirror Carp, and a recent reintroduction of Tench. The abundant wildlife adds to the charm of the lake, with regular visits from Kingfishers, Herons, Grey Wagtails, and sightings of Buzzards and Sparrow Hawks.

What size do the fish go to?

The fish in Bottom Lake vary in size depending on the species. There are Skimmers, Bream, Roach, Perch, and Crucian Carp, with Carp ranging from Common to Mirror Carp. The exact size range of the fish is not specified.

What tactics work well?

Pole and waggler fishing are popular tactics at Bottom Lake. Anglers have had success fishing close to lilies and shrubs or in open water. The water features in most swims provide additional opportunities for strategic fishing.

What facilities are on site?

The Burrswood Estate offers a tranquil setting with pleasant views at both Bottom Lake and the smaller Top Lake. However, specific information about on-site facilities such as toilets or amenities is not provided in the given information.

Is parking available?

Contact the fishery for information.

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