Smashing Properties With Tennis Courts On The Market Right Now

By Sophie Bucknall

11 months ago

Go pro in your own back garden


Feeling the itch to pick up your racket now that the Wimbledon Championships are back in full swing? Whether you’re looking for somewhere to practice your serve or a pad to host post-match strawberries and cream, these courtside properties have got you covered…

Smashing Properties with Tennis Courts on the Market Right Now

Queen Edith’s Way, Cambridge

Occupying an enviable location in the heart of Cambridge, this 1920s detached house boasts surprisingly generous grounds that encompass a detached garage, a guest annexe, and the all-important tennis court. Check out the impressive vaulted ceiling in the entrance hall, the woodburner in the living room, and the magnificent orangery. There are five bedrooms and four bathrooms, so plenty of guests can enjoy a game of tennis in this gorgeous home. Available through Cheffins for £2.5 million

Heathfield House, Merton Lane, London

Large carved mansion with glazed sections and a water feature.

You’ll find this jaw-dropping six-bedroom mansion in the tranquil London neighbourhood of Highgate. The property is brimming with incredible amenities including a gym, spa, swimming pool and billiards room, and there are two acres of landscaped gardens plus a tennis court. With such incredible design – not to mention stunning views of Hampstead Heath – what more could you ask for? Available through United Kingdom Sotheby’s International Realty for £32 million 

Goodleigh, Barnstaple, Devon 

This Grade II listed Devon longhouse offers a heated outdoor swimming pool, double garage and a modern agricultural barn alongside a beautiful tennis court. Inside the property itself, you’ll find five bedrooms, three bathrooms and three reception rooms. It’s a rural dream. Available through Jackson-Stops at a guide price of £1.35 million

Drove House, Surfleet, Lincolnshire

This charming period property sits in 13 acres of grounds containing equestrian facilities, an outdoor swimming pool and a tennis court. The property boasts five double bedrooms and three bathrooms, plus a drawing room, family room and garden room. There is also an adjoining two-bedroom annexe. Available through Fine and Country at a guide price of £1.495 million 

The Street, Frittenden, Cranbrook, Kent

This former rectory dates back to the eighteenth century and contains eight bedrooms, five bathrooms and five reception rooms. Within approximately ten acres of land, you’ll find a tennis court, a garage block and a stable block with a games room. Available through Knight Frank at offers in excess of £5.5 million

Upton Magna, Shrewsbury, Shropshire

This elegant period property provides five bedrooms, three bathrooms and four reception rooms. The landscaped gardens, however, just might be the star of the show: think paved terracing, fruit trees and a grass tennis court. Available through Knight Frank at a guide price of £1.75 million

St George, Rue Des Deslisles, Castel, Guernsey

georgian grey double fronted house with wisteria in guernsey

This property is Guernsey‘s answer to real estate heaven. Plentiful palatial rooms blend traditional opulence with modern luxury: play a game on the all-weather tennis court, host drinks in the landscaped gardens, sit down for dinner in the grand dining room, retreat to the light-flooded garden room for post-dinner drinks, and at some point – guests must see the magnificent indoor swimming pool. Available through Savills for £25,000,000.

Dalhebity House, Bieldside, Aberdeen, Scotland

Boasting an enchanting setting set amongst majestic trees, this is one of Scotland’s most magnificent homes ­– and it’s currently the most expensive on the Scottish property market. It’s the mansion of dreams with its endless period rooms ­– think grand dining room, wood-panelled library and jaw-dropping entrance hall ­­– as well as spa complex, tennis court, swimming pool and 10 acres of grounds and woodland. Available through Savills for offers over £7,500,000.

Alexander, Peloponnese, Greece

If Wimbledon common just doesn’t feel dramatic enough, try this tennis court on for size. Perched on a rocky outcrop with panoramic views over the Aegean-sea, its hard to imagine a more photogenic spot for a hit-about. And the courts are only the start of this sleek modern villa. With nine bedrooms, landscaped gardens, vast sunset terraces, and a tunnel leading down to the beach, this home combines traditional Greek romance with all the comfort of modern living. In between working on your forehand, you can take a dip in the salt water pool, stroll along the shore, or hop over to bustling neighbouring islands. Beats Wimbledon high street any day. Available through Sotheby’s International Realty for price on request

Ferry Lane, Bourne End, Buckinghamshire

Riverside Manor, Ferry Lane, Bourne End, Buckinghamshire

Boasting an enviable riverside position, endless amenities and breathtaking interiors, this palatial property is the country house of dreams. There’s the sweeping statement staircase, seven stunning bedroom suites, the cinema room, swimming pool and tennis court, an additional guest house, two staff cottages and a dreamy boat house with a guest apartment. Available through Knight Frank and Savills for £36,500,000.

South Ridge, St Georges Hill, Weybridge, Surrey

aerial view of St George's Hill surrey property with house and pool surrounded by greenery

Tucked away in the affluent Surrey neighbourhood of St Georges Hill, this six-bedroom home is ideal for entertaining friends and family. There’s an al fresco leisure area complete with BBQ, pool and outdoor bar. If you venture further into the grounds you’ll find over two acres of landscaped gardens, tennis courts and even a golf course. Available through Savills for £7,950,000.

Hipwells, Northamptonshire

Hipwells farmhouse

This detached farmhouse is what tempts so many people to the country: the seemingly inordinate amount of space. There’s over 5,476 sq. ft of accommodation inside, boasting seven double bedrooms and five reception rooms. There’s also a heated pool outside, a tennis court and a detached pool house. This property really does have everything you would want for your perfect family home. Available through Michael Graham for £1,750,000.

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