Fancy yourself as the next Novak Djokovic or Coco Gauff? We've served up our own slice of Wimbledon by giving you a volley of homes with their own private tennis courts.
1. 10-bedroom house in Chiddingfold, Surrey, for £30m
With a price-tag of £30m you’d need winnings to rival Roger Federer to buy this stunning neo-classical mansion. Set within more than 30 acres of grounds, you’ll find a hard surface tennis court where you can perfect your game. You can take training even further by working out in the air-conditioned gym or taking a dip in the indoor or outdoor swimming pools.
Available via house.
2. Six-bedroom detached house in Chichester, West Sussex, for £4.95m
The last time this waterside home was up for sale 60 years ago, it was the summer that American Alex Olmedo beat the legendary Rod Laver to lift the Wimbledon trophy. Along with gorgeous views over Chichester Harbour out towards Birdham Pool, the 2.5 acres of grounds surrounding the Edwardian home also boast a screened-off hard tennis court and a heated swimming pool.
Available via Jackson-Stops
3. Seven-bedroom detached house in Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, for £925,000
If you fancy making a bid for the Championships next year, you’ll need to get practising on the grass, and this court, where better to start than this court in the grounds of this impressive period property? The three-storey home has been meticulously maintained but could benefit from modernising in some rooms, while outside there’s also the potential to convert some of the large outbuildings.
Available via Bridgfords
4. Six-bedroom cottage in Andover, Hampshire, for £1.75m
This ace thatched cottage may be Grade II-Listed, but it hasn’t been consigned to the past. The interior has been revamped with a modern but calming country style that includes a new farmhouse kitchen and breakfast room. The gardens haven’t been neglected either, as they now serve up a hard tennis court and an inviting swimming pool.
Available via Evans & Partridge
5. Five-bedroom farmhouse in Langwathby, Cumbria, for £850,000
Nestled between the North Pennines, Lake District and Yorkshire Dales, this Cumbrian farmhouse should meet all your outdoor needs and more. The 18th Century home overlooks its own lake and to the side of the property you’ll find a sunken garden with an ornamental pond, gazebo and an all-weather tennis court – a little slice of heaven.
Available via Finest Properties
6. Two-bedroom flat in Wimbledon Village, London, for £995,000
It might not have its own tennis court, but this two-bedroom penthouse apartment does offer spectacular views over The All England Lawn Tennis Club. Perks include a balcony, plenty of storage space and an allocated parking spot. There’s also convenient access to Wimbledon Common and Wimbledon Park if you’re looking for greenery outside the tennis club’s sumptuous grass courts.
Available via Hamptons International