Shallowbrook Lakes

Norwich premier fishing venue

Bridge Farm, Costessey, Norwich, NR5 OLA

01603 747 667

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Here is a brief discription on the 4 fishing lakes at Shallowbrook. If you would like more information on the lakes please pop down to see us or email:



Meadow Lake


The most popular of the 4 lakes, 3 acres in size with 46 swims which are purpose built and large in size. Predominately the fish stock is carp and bream with a very good head of other species. Carp generally go from 2lb upto middle teens. The record catch on Meadow Lake is 19lb with a net record over 200lb in one pleasure session. Meadow Lake is very popular with anglers who want a good day’s pleasure fishing and relaxation without the pressures of a match environment. Although Shallowbrook Fishing Lakes is more than willing to accommodate matches on a sectioned off area of this lake. These events have been very successful and do not retract from each other. You can drive upto your swim and fish on Meadow Lake which is beneficial for disabled people and young families.




Carp Lake


Carp Lake is 2 acres in size is for the SPECIUM HUNTER and suited to the Angler who prefers to bivvie up and wait for Jonah friend to come along. Carp in this lake go upto 30lb in size. But do not leap on the hook every 10 minutes.  With patience and tact super rewards are guaranteed at this lake. Parking is available close to the lake on the eastern side


Snipe Lake


Snipe Lake is 2 acres in size and has 24 purpose built swims. Snipe Lake is slightly different from the run of the norm fishing lakes in that it is up to 14 feet deep in places. It carries a very tiny head of carp and these are crusian Carp. There are a small number of very large mirror’s these come out very rarely but are often visible to the naked eye in early mornings and evenings. The pleasures of fishing this lake are the Bream are 12 -15 lb. Tench 12 lb + and roach and Perch at 3lb. You can park Lakeside and the Lake is located on the right hand side going up Townhouse Road from Norwich.

Match Lake – currently been refurbished



Match Lake


Will re open from mid 2016


Shallowbrook Fishing Lakes, Bridge Farm, Old Costessey, Norwich, Norfolk,  NR5 0LA

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