Cowlands farm is a mature 5 acre fishery situated near Braintree, Essex
Cowland’s has a multitude of features which makes it an interesting place to fish. The old part of the lake has depths to 15 foot and there are some sharp drop off’s in the margins where the old lake previously was. There are a lot of carp present in Cowlands with untold twenties, around thirty 30lb plus carp topped by a couple of mid forties. There are a number of carp in the very high thirties.
The Lavers is located near Ongar, Essex and is around 4.75 acres in size.
The lake was stocked in 2007 and the carp have shown remarkable growth rates. The majority of the carp were stocked as singles and low doubles from Frontfish of Devon.
These were a mixture of fully scaled mirrors, linears, commons and leathers. There are now over 20 different 30lb plus carp present and they are expecting the first Lavers forty very soon.
Total stock is in the region of 120-150 carp. There are even some stunning carp that are born and bred in the lake. Some of these are really fast growers and approaching the 30lb mark!