The mill syndicate lake is 9 acres in size and goes up to seventeen feet deep in some places , and is surrounded by trees reeds Lilly’s etc , with lots of bays and excellent margins the lake bed is made up of gravel spots , silt spots , etc , We have over 160 fish present at the moment , well over 50 x 20lb , plus fish currently going up to 38lb plus.
Fish stock at the Mill
The carp present in both lakes are of an old English strain (horseshoe orchid strain) and all are very scaly.
The largest of our carp fisheries is the Rise it was formed in 2007 and in a very short time has gained a reputation for being a well run carp fishery in beautiful surroundings situated in the essex countryside.
Currently there are 20 fish that go over the 40lb plus mark up to 49lb 12oz .
The fish in our carp fisheries have grown on fast due to good water quality and the abundance of natural food.
At the Rise numbers are strictly limited (WE HAVE A WAITING LIST IN OPERATION)
The season runs from 1st April until 25th March each year.