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For Sale: £295,000


Specimen Carp Fishery, Shropshire

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Rosehill Fishery is an attractive specimen carp fishery situated near Market Drayton, with a site area extending to approximately 8.7 acres (3.5 Ha).

The fishery is located in the hamlet of Rosehill, approximately 2.5 miles from the town of Market Drayton, 9 miles from Newport and 19 miles from Shrewsbury and Junction 6 of the M54.

The Fishery
Rosehill Lake was originally excavated to provide a water supply for the adjacent corn mill. The lake extends to 5.7 acres (2.3 Ha) with two islands and an average depth of between 5-7ft. The lake is spring fed, with an inlet and outlet providing a near constant turnover of water.

There are 11 purpose built swims. The fishery has the benefit of two angler's car-parks. The current owners have undertaken various recent improvements including a perimeter otter fence, secondary car park and new swims.

Fish Stock
The fish stock within the lake consist of a large head of carp which have now grown to in excess of 30lbs (three known 30lbs+ fish). The average size is around 18lbs to 25lbs, with approximately 300 fish.

The fishery benefits from a timber lodge overlooking the water, together with a separate angler's hut, two static caravans, storage container and two compostable toilets.

The fishery is currently operated on a combination of season tickets together with advanced bookings. Income details available upon request.

Reservoirs Act
The lake is registered under the Reservoirs Act, with minor works completed under the most recent inspection. Details available from the agent.

The property is connected to mains electricity and water.

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  • Established specimen carp fishery extending to 8.7 acres
  • Located approximately 2.5 miles from the town of Market Drayton
  • Former corn mill lake extending to 5.7 acres
  • Impressive stock of carp
  • The sale of a former corn mill lake, with an established and popular specimen carp fishery, set in Rural Shropshire.


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