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Anglers Parking - The only parking area available to anglers within the Castle Grounds is the “End of Woods” parking area by the cattle grid for fishing pegs 1 - 41. Anglers wishing to fish the “Lawns” and Pegs 42 - 74 have two options.
Opt 1 - Park by cattle grid at the “End of Woods” and walk over. The Iron Gates that give access to these fishing areas will be unlocked by 9:00am and will be locked at 5.00pm.
Opt 2 - Park in the New Visitors Car Park on the left as you enter Sherborne Castle Estate just after the lodge. Open 10:00am, Closed 5:00pm.
Strictly No Parking in Front of the Castle or any where else in the Castle Grounds
Click on link right for Parking Map - Parking Map for Anglers Fishing Sherborne Lake
Stocking of Fish in Sherborne Lake
March 2011 - Stocked 360lb of Bream between 1lb to 3lb
Stocked 650lb Carp to 3lb from Halfway House Pond
March 2012 - Stocked 310lb of Bream between 1lb to 3lb plus approx 100 Tench 10″ long
Feb 2013 - Stocked 300lb of Bream between 1lb to 2lb
March 2016 - Stocked 180lb of Bream up to 1.5lb and 100lb of Tench up to 2lb. Most Bream were 12oz skimmers and Tench in the 6oz to 12oz size.
March 2017 - Stocked 100lb of Bream up to 1.5lb and 160lb of Tench up to 3lb. Most tench were in the 6oz to 1lb size and the Bream mainly 12oz skimmers.
March 2018 - Stocked 170lb of Bream between 10oz to 1lb and 100lb of Tench beween 6oz to 10oz. There were a few better specimens of Bream and Tench.
Feb 2019 - Stocked 380lb of Bream between 8oz to 1lb (approx 700 fish)
March 2020 - Stocked 380lb of Bream between 8oz to 1lb (approx 700 fish)