Alcott Farm Fishery - Fishing Venue - Coarse / Carp in Alvechurch (Worcestershire, West Midlands), England

Venue Details - Alcott Farm Fishery

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Relax by these well stocked fishing ponds set in 65 acres of rolling Worcestershire countryside catching Bream, Chub, Perch and Carp. Luxurious bed and breakfast facilities.


Fishing Venue - Coarse / Carp


Icknield Street, Weatheroak, Alvechurch, Worcestershire B48 7EH, England. (Scroll down for map)


Please purchase your ticket from the farmhouse before fishing


Day Tickets (7.00am - dusk)


Adults: £5.00 (per rod)

OAP / Disabled: £4.00 (per rod)


Jane Poole, Icknield Street, Weatheroak, Alvechurch, Worcestershire B48 7EH, England.


01564 824051


01564 829799


07718 159951



Welcome to Alcott Farm Fishery:

A Brief Introduction to Alcott Farm

Alcott farm is run by hostess Jane Poole and International trainer and rider John Poole (producer of Olympic horses). The farm is set in 65 acres of rolling Worcestershire countryside only a short drive from the motorway network as well as Birmingham city centre and airport.

This beautiful country home has luxurious bed and breakfast facilities with en-suite bedrooms, good pubs and restaurants nearby, and within striking distance of Stratford-Upon-Avon.


Leave M42 at Junction 3, take the A435 towards Birmingham, go past the garage. Take the slip road on the left for 1½ miles to the crossroads, turn left down a steep hill, then left immediately opposite the Coach and Horses Pub. Alcott Farm is ½ mile on the right hand side, up Long Post and Rail Drive.

About the water:

Large Pool

The large pool is approximately 100 metres long and 50 metres wide with 20 well spaced pegs with wooden platforms. Some of the pegs are double and 8 have been designed with disabled anglers in mind.

Small Pool

At just a quarter of an acre in size, Small Pool is oval shaped with no designated pegs. Approximately 8 anglers can fish from it's grassy banks.

About the fish:

Large Pool

The Large Pool is stocked predominantly with common and mirror carp to 13lbs averaging between 3lbs and 4lbs. There are also a decent head of crucian carp to about 1lb as well as 5,000 tench, roach and bream. There are also plenty of quality roach up to 1.5lbs and perch to 1lb.

Small Pool

Carp to into double figures to be caught in Small Pool as well as some nice roach, perch and tench. 

Additional stock was added in the winter of 2008 / 2009  with the addition of some 10lb-plus carp as well as 250 kilos of fish in the 1lb 8oz to 3lb range together with some 5,000 four to six inch silver fish and tench being added in Spring 2009.

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Ameneties / facilities:

Bed and Breaksfast at Alcott Farm

ALCOTT FARM is a country house situated in beautiful grounds and rolling countryside yet only 20 minutes from Birmingham airport and convention centre NEC. Solihull, Stratford and Redditch are easily reached, M42 (J3) being only 5 minutes drive. This interesting country home has spacious ensuite bedrooms with all facilities, safe parking, stabling available with good pubs and restaurants nearby. One double room is on the ground floor. Singles welcome at £40.00

  • Smoking is restricted.
  • Children aged 10+ are welcome
  • Room types : 2 double, 2 twin, all ensuite
  • Ground floor bedrooms are available.
  • Year 2007: Price £60.00 (when sharing double/twin room) £30.00 person
  • Single Occupancy Prices: £40.00

Self Catering at Alcott Farm

Quality 1 double bedroom self catering cottage, with well equipped kitchen, sitting room with plasma, DVD television in a country setting. Yet only 20 minutes from Birmingham, NEC, Stratford, Solihull, Redditch. Good pubs and restaurants nearby.


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