6th July, 2021

15 – Love: 10 Properties with Tennis Courts

15 – Love: 10 Properties with Tennis Courts

If Wimbledon fever has got you itching to slip on your tennis shoes and rediscover your serve, then these 10 properties in the UK might just tick the right boxes for you. In the spirit of our homegrown strawberries and cream, we are keeping it ‘Best of British’ in our search.

Owning your own tennis court offers any discerning homeowner an unbeatable opportunity to get fit and improve their game or to host friends in a doubles match – all our properties have an abundance of space and entertaining areas for the latter. Explore the opportunities for yourself below:

1. Great Totham, Essex, 7 Bedrooms

The present owners of Orchards have created a warm and inviting family home with a spacious, well-balanced layout that has been beautifully developed and renovated to provide versatile living space with high-quality fitments. Set within 2.5 acres, the property offers a swimming pool, tennis court, detached bungalow and a detached two-storey pool house.

2. Whaplode, Lincolnshire, 5 Bedrooms

Surrounded by open farmland, this substantial three-storey late-Georgian former farmhouse stands on almost 3 acres of grounds, comprising a 2-acre paddock, a stable block, a tennis court and outbuildings. The property is not listed, offering the potential buyer a rare opportunity to renovate and modernise this beautiful house and transform it into a truly spectacular home.

3. Leeds, West Yorkshire, 5 Bedrooms

Originally two adjoining cottages, dating back to the 1600s in parts and having been further extended in the 1800s, is this superb and imposing five-bedroom detached home. The property has been sympathetically updated over time by the present owners and sits in mature sprawling grounds extending to approximately 1.5 acres with a tennis court and heated swimming pool.

4. St. Brelade, Jersey, 8 Bedrooms

For a sophisticated residence with spectacular sea views, look no further than Le Val Lodge, an exquisite coastal home set within beautifully landscaped gardens. The property is situated on the southwest-facing corner of the island, above St Brelade's Bay and Ouaisne, boasting enchanting sea views over the golden sands of the beaches below. The gorgeous grounds comprise a lawn surrounded by terraces and a heated infinity pool, along with a tennis court, pool house, Jacuzzi, and tropical garden.

5. Buxton, Derbyshire, 13 Bedrooms

If you are looking to trade the hustle and bustle of city life for an outdoor, country lifestyle then Vicarage Farm offers the perfect escape. With a spacious and comfortable farmhouse, four holiday cottages, a spacious garden with a tennis court, a large paddock, and woodland, this is the ideal opportunity to set up a family home and a business in the idyllic and peaceful High Peak, yet with the convenience of an easy commute to Buxton and Manchester.

6. Kingswood, Surrey, 7 Bedrooms

Eyhurst Farm House is a substantial seven-bedroom manor house that perfectly combines the peace and quiet of country living with the benefit of easy access to all amenities - it is a home that carries its own style and personality. This is truly a rare gem, packed with period detailing and located within impressive grounds extending approximately 5 acres with a private lake, paddock, underground pool complex, and tennis court.

7. Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, 10 Bedrooms

Located in the desirable village of Offchurch and surrounded by stunning Warwickshire Countryside, this substantial residence offers everything you would expect and more including 10 bedrooms, seven reception rooms, a gym, a separate home office, tennis court, two-bedroom cottage, garaging, and stables with a yard.

8. Watton-at-Stone, Hertforshire, 10 Bedrooms

The Moat House is a truly unique home with flexible accommodation located on a plot with stunning countryside views approaching 2 acres. There are many individual areas to the outside space including a heated swimming pool and hard tennis court with caged surround. There are large traditional lawned areas with flower and shrub planting as well as mature trees and fruit trees, an area for growing vegetables as well as an enclosed area for keeping livestock.

9. Upwey, Dorset, 8 Bedrooms

Eastbrook House is an impressive Grade II Listed mid-19th century Italianate villa set in beautifully landscaped formal gardens of approximately 1.8 acres with further land of approximately 4.44 acres arranged around a natural lake creating a haven for wildlife. A sweeping driveway leads from the electrically operated entrance gates to the front of the property, which is centrally located within landscaped gardens that have been carefully designed to create individual areas of interest to include a courtyard area, a walled garden to the rear, a recently resurfaced tennis court, and a formal garden.

10. Chepstow, Monmouthshire, 6 Bedroom

Approached over a long drive through beautiful private woodland is this superb Arts & Crafts house with spacious yet manageable accommodation. The property is just 7 miles from Chepstow and the Severn Bridge, yet it offers total peace and seclusion in some 27 acres of woodland and wonderful mature gardens to take in the breathtaking views over the Vale of Usk. Within the grounds is a substantial coach house and stable block, now providing two excellent flats, stables, garaging, tennis court, and storage.

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