Hartley Lands Fishery


Swattenden Lane, Cranbrook, Kent TN17 3PS, United Kingdom

Fishery Information

Located in Cranbrook, Kent, this striking location boasts no less than 6 lakes and can cater for most anglers.

Bramley lake is ideal for the Specimen Carp angler. There is a total of 8 swims, with a maximum of 8 anglers permitted to fish at any one time.

Nick’s Carp lake is ideal for night fishing. There are a total of 17 swims, with a maximum of 10 permitted to fish at any one time.

Pear Tree Lake is an 8-swim stretch of water ideal for the Carp angler. There are 8 swims, with a total of 6 anglers permitted to fish at any one time.

Henniker lake is a tranquil, low stock pond with only two swims available. The tree lined surroundings make this location ideal for stalking and offer peace and quiet for longer sessions.

Finshes Lake is an 11-swim coarse/silverfish lake. The water is ideal for the mixed angler who enjoy catching a variety of species.

Samson Lake is a 20-swim match/coarse lake. The water is healthily stocked, making it ideal for the angler who enjoys catching a steady flow of fish throughout the entire day.

What size do the fish go to?

Specimen Carp have been recorded at over 38lbs. There are ample Carp which come in over the 20lbs ranges, as well as Bream 7lbs, Tench 9lbs, Perch 4lbs and Roach in the region of 3lbs.

What tactics work well?

Using the feeder with sweetcorn or worms can yield pleasing results for Bream and Carp. In the warmer months, anglers have found that using pellets and boilies is particularly effective, especially for carp.

What facilities are on site?

Clean toilet and shower facilities are accessible on site.

Is parking available?

On-site secure parking is available.

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