Ivy House Lakes


Ivy House Lakes is an attractive series of lakes in Wiltshire that caters for match, carp and pleasure anglers alike.

It is perfectly located just off junction 16 of the M4 and two miles from Royal Wootten Bassett and lovingly owned and managed by Andy Lloyd and Karen Harvey-Lloyd.

Since taking over the fishery, Andy and Karen have made extensive improvements, which include redesigning and restocking the Match Lake and Specimen Lake, grounds management and improvements to the cafe and tackle shop.


  • Match Lake – Ideal for pole, float and feeder fishing, this fantastic lake contains carp to 8lb, bream to 4lb, skimmers, roach, perch, tench.
  • Willow Lake – Another popular lake that is well suited to pleasure anglers. Willow contains carp from 8-18lb, plus bream, tench, perch and roach.
  • Specimen Lake – Ideal for anglers targeting quality carp, the Specimen Lake has seven spacious platforms and contains fish to over 24lb. This lake is available for 24-hour overnight sessions.
  • New Canal – Perfect for float fishing and pole fishing, the New Canal holds lots of tench, bream, carp, rudd, chub, roach, perch, skimmers and even a few eels to keep you guessing what the next fish will be!
  • Peter's Pond – An attractive little lake with five double platforms, designed with families in mind. It contains tench, roach, perch, carp and bream.

Species: Carp, tench, bream, roach, rudd, brown goldfish, perch, eels

Extra Information:

  • On-site shop stocking quality tackle and fresh bait
  • All of the lakes are available for pleasure fishing.
  • Match Lake and New Canal are available for clubs and organisations to book.
  • Open matches are held on Match Lake every Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday, plus Friday twilight matches from May to September

Day Ticket Prices:

  • Adults: 1 Rod £8; 2 Rods £10
  • Children (up to 14yrs): 1 Rod £6; 2 Rods £8
  • OAP & Disabled: 1 Rod £6; 2 Rods £8
  • Specimen 24hr ticket (4pm to 4pm): £22

Rules: Please consult the fishery

PLEASE NOTE: The above information is subject to change. Please contact the fishery for the most up to date prices, opening times, rules and other information.


Contact Details:


Ivy House Lakes
Whitehill Lane
SN15 4JU

Telephone: 07977 093170

Website: www.ivyhouselakes.com