Colemans Cottage Fishery
Little Braxtead Lane
CM8 3EX CM83EX
Colemans Cottage Fishery is a purpose built fishery set in open countryside in Little Braxted, near Witham, Essex on the bank of the River Blackwater, with easy access from Colemans Bridge on the nearby A12. The Fishery comprises of four lakes, Copse Lake, Pathfield Lake, Wood Lake and Cottage Lake and a section of the River Blackwater. Our wide and varied fish stocks include an abundance of Carp, Tench, Roach, Rudd, Bream, Crucian Carp, Chub, Gudgeon, and Pike (in the river only).
LAKE 1 — COPSE LAKE
There are 19 permanent pegs approx 14 metres apart.
There are 2 islands.
The depth varies between 2ft 6ins and 4ft.
The lake is bunded around and can be reached by shallow slopes.
Stocked with carp to 17lb, tench, chub, bream, golden tench, roach, rudd & crucian carp
LAKE 2 — PATHFIELD LAKE
There are 36 permanent pegs approximately 14 metres apart.
There is 1 long island down the centre of the lake with a break in the middle and some smaller islands.
The depth varies between 3ft and 4ft 6ins.
The lake is bunded around and can be reached by steps or slopes.
Stocked with carp to 10lb, tench, skimmer bream, gudgeon, chub, roach, rudd & crucian carp.
LAKE 3 — WOOD LAKE
There are 40 permanent pegs approximately 14 metres apart.
There are numerous small islands down the centre of the lake.
The depth is around 5ft with some hidden depths of up to 6ft.
Stocked with carp to 10lb, tench, chub, skimmer bream, perch, roach, rudd & crucian carp.
LAKE 4 — COTTAGE LAKE & RIVER BLACKWATER
The lake is an older established lake.
Stocked with carp to 22lb, tench, bream, perch, eels, golden tench, roach, rudd & ghost koi.
The River Blackwater flows along the rear in amongst the trees containing pike, chub, carp, roach & rudd
Fishing is restricted to adults only