WITH news that Serena Williams will be returning to the court as soon as next month following the birth of her first child, we’ve got tennis on the mind.
So for any Roger Federer or Caroline Wozniacki wannabes chasing their dreams (and dream home), we’ve scoured the listings and served up the best Brisbane properties with smashing tennis courts.
Set on 2034sq m of land in Clayfield, the architecturally designed home at 100 Oriel Ave is worthy of hosting a Grand Slam final.
The floodlit champion-sized tennis court is positioned at the rear of the home, conveniently located behind the swimming pool, should a post-match swim be required.
The home also boasts an outdoor pavillion and patio, wine cellar and store, theatre, four bedrooms, three bathrooms and beautifully manicured gardens.
In Brookfield, this masterpiece home is going to market for the very first time.
Set across five acres of elevated land with sweeping views, the sandstone home at 65 Upper Brookfield Rd, Brookfield is listed as a “once in a lifetime opportunity” and comes with all the bells and whistles.
The property features five bedrooms, four of which, have an ensuite, a designer kitchen, formal dining room complete with fireplace, manicured gardens, a large outdoor alfresco patio, in-ground swimming pool and of course, this incredible tennis court:
There is also an additional building on the property designed to accommodate six cars and a boat.
Situated at a luxurious Chelmer riverfront address is the property at 81 Longman Tce.
The home, which is currently listed for $3.5m, sits across two titles, totaling 1610sq m of waterfront land and features an 8m long pontoon, in-ground pool, two-storey guest house and a half tennis court.
There is also five bedrooms, four bathrooms and multiple formal living and dining areas plus a library.
Those who love a touch of the Hamptons will no doubt be impressed with 443 Formosa Rd in Gumdale.
Arrive via the winding drive and be greeted by the homes stylish exterior including pond, fire pit and lush gardens.
Referring to the champion-sized floodlit tennis court, saltwater pool and cabana, the listing describes the home as a “resort-like retreat”, complete with a self-contained flat that has its own private entrance.
The main property has six bedrooms, five bathrooms, mudroom, multiple lounge rooms and a covered veranda.
Practice your backhand from one of Brisbane’s best views at Cintra House in Bowen Hills.
Positioned on 3050sq m of hilltop land, the stunning 1860s residence at 23 Boyd Stis one of Brisbane’s oldest standing homes, and boasts an impressive list of features.
Along with the six bedrooms and three bathrooms, the home includes marble fireplaces, 3.6m high ornate ceilings, a private gym, championship-sized tennis court and a swimming pool.