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6.6 acres, Willow Garth Fishery, Arksey, South Yorkshire
For Sale - £130,000

  • Attractive coarse fishery
  • Two mature pools
  • Currently run as a day ticket fishery
  • Water area extending to 2.6 acres
  • Site extending to 6.6 acres


The Property:

Willow Garth Fishery has been developed into two attractive coarse fishing pools, currently run as a day ticket fishery.


The property is located off Shaftholme Road, approximately 0.5 miles north of the village of Arksey, around 4 miles from Doncaster.

The Fishery:

Originally excavated for the construction of the adjacent railway, Willow Garth extends to approximately 6.6 acres (2.6 ha), with two coarse fishing pools totalling 2.6 acres of water.

Front Lake:

Extending to 1.1 acres with an average depth of 5ft and 24 pegs. Stocked with carp between 10lbs and 25lbs, with tench to 7lbs, perch, bream, roach, rudd and gudgeon.

Back Lake:

Extending to 1.5 acres with an average depth of 4ft and 16 pegs. Stocked with roach, rudd, tench, bream, perch, crucian carp, common and mirror carp.
Two breeze block built storage buildings with felt roof (3.6m x 3.6m / 3.6 x 1.1m).

There is an area of hard standing used for car parking (up to approximately 15 vehicles).


The are no mains services. The fishery has the benefit of a borehole.

Agents’ Notes:

Tenure & Possession:

The property is offered for sale freehold as a whole with vacant possession on completion.

Fixtures, Fittings & Stock:

The sale includes fixtures and fittings and fish stocks within the lakes. Fenn Wright are not liable in any way for the quality or quantity of the fish stocks, nor any death or disease that may affect such stocks.

Purchasers must satisfy themselves as to the quality and quantity of the fish stocks prior to purchase.

Rights of Way & Easements:

The property is sold subject to and with the benefit of all existing Rights of Way, whether public or private, light, support, drainage, water and electricity supplied in other rights obligations, easements, quasi-easements and restrictive covenants or all existing proposed wayleaves for masts, staves, cables, drains, water and gas and other pipes, whether referred to in these particulars or not.

Consumer Protection Regulations:

Under the regulations, what we say or publish about a property must not be false or misleading and we must provide certain material information to enable a potential viewer or purchaser to take an informed transactional decision.


Any areas, measurements or distances referred to as approximate are given as a guide and are not precise. If such details are fundamental to a purchase, purchasers must rely on their own enquiries.

Important Notice:

Fenn Wright for themselves and the Vendor of this property whose Agents they are, give notice that:
The particulars are intended to give a fair and substantially correct overall description for the guidance of intending purchasers and do not constitute part of an offer or contract. Prospective purchaser/s and lessees should seek their own professional advice.

All descriptions, dimensions, areas, reference to condition and if necessary permissions for use and occupation and their details are given in good faith and believed to be correct. Any intending purchaser/s should not rely on them as statements or representations of fact but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of each of them. For further plans, please refer to the brochure.

No person in the employment of Fenn Wright has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty, whether in relation to this property or these particulars, nor to enter into any contract relating to the property on behalf of the Vendors.

No responsibility can be accepted for any expenses incurred by any intending purchaser/s in inspecting properties that have been sold, let or withdrawn.

Local Authority:

Doncaster Metropolitan Borough Council Civic Office
South Yorkshire
Tel: 01302 736000

Photographs taken: July 2018
Particulars: To request a copy of the particulars, please contact Tom Good.

Guide Price: £130,000


Strictly by Appointment Through:
Fenn Wright
1 Tollgate East
Tel: 01206 216555
Contact: Tom Good

*Safety Note to Fishery Buyers*

Please ensure care is taken when viewing and walking near to lakes and areas of water. Do not walk close to the edge of waterways, and ensure children are supervised at ALL times.
Lakes, Ponds & Rivers can be very dangerous so THINK SAFETY FIRST!


From the A1M, exit at junction 37 onto Barnsley Rd. Continue for 2 miles then turn right onto York Rd, then after 100m turn left onto Watch House Lane (Signposted Bentley). Continue through Bentley onto Arksey Lane and into Arksey. Turn left onto Marsh Lane / Shaftholme Rd, the entrance to the fishery is on the left, after 0.5 miles.


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