From a Georgian villa in a conservation village in Ayrshire, the former home of artist Edward Burne-Jones in Rottingdean and a Grade II-listed farmhouse in Warwickshire, eight of the best properties for sale with indoor pools.
Flatfield House, Symington, Ayrshire. A Georgian villa dating from 1732 on the outskirts of the conservation village of Symington. It has a grand reception hallway with stone staircase and an indoor pool. 10 beds, 4 baths, 3 receps, library, stables, tennis court, gardens, 3.5 acres. £875,000+ Savills 0141-222 5875.
Dromonby House, Kirkby-in-Cleveland, North Yorkshire. A Grade II-listed house dating from 1760. The indoor pool has triple-aspect views over the landscaped gardens. 6 beds, 4 baths, 2 receps, billiard room, garaging, gardens, grazing land, 17 acres. £1.7m. Strutt & Parker 01423-561274.
Vicarage Gate, Kensington, London W8. A family home close to Kensington High Street with an indoor pool and gym in the basement, a lift service to all floors and an internal staircase with glass walls. 6 beds, 7 baths, 3 receps, study, breakfast kitchen, treatment rooms, steam room, utility, roof terrace, garden. £19.5m Strutt & Parker 020-7938 3666.
The Old Manor, Great Knighton Farm, Knighton, Warwickshire/Worcestershire borders. A Grade II-listed farmhouse dating from the early 16th century on the edge of a hamlet. It has beamed ceilings, open fireplaces with period surrounds, Georgian windows and a range of outbuildings that include a traditional farm building converted into an indoor pool. 7 beds, 3 baths, 3 receps, barn converted into a 1-bed cottage, 2-bed flat and 1-bed studio, 6.5 acres. £1.4m Knight Frank 01789-297735.
Mallard Lake, The William Rubin Estate, NY, US. A modernist house with a cantilevered glass edifice offering panoramic views over the landscaped gardens. There is an indoor saltwater swimming pool with a spa and sauna. 5 beds, 6 baths, dining room, breakfast kitchen, wine cellar, open-plan living areas, 9,358 sq ft internal area, private dock, 3.5 acres. $6.5m Neumann Real Estate +1 203 244 6080.
Knightcote Hall Farm House, Knightcote, South Warwickshire. A country house with exposed beams, period fireplaces, flagstone floors and antique pine doors. The indoor pool is in a separate building within the grounds. 4 beds, 3 baths, 4 receps, 1-bed tower annexe, tennis court, gardens, 17.7 acres. £1.8m Knight Frank 01789-297735.
Everards Farm, Chewton Mendip, Somerset. A farmhouse and barn with an indoor pool set in 18 acres. The main house has exposed beams, flagstone floors and large receptions with open fireplaces. 4 beds 2 baths, 3 receps, 2-bed cottage, 1-bed entertaining barn with grand hall, studio barn, garages, gardens, paddocks, pasture. £2.95m Savills 01225-474500.
Aubrey House, The Green, Rottingdean. The former home of artist Edward Burne-Jomes and his granddaughter, novelist Angela Thirkell. Period features include a Lutyens-designed library and an indoor pool in a converted barn within the landscaped gardens. 5 beds, 3 baths, 2 receps, library, breakfast kitchen, roof terrace, basement, 3 balconies, parking, gardens, sauna, shower, cloakroom, kitchen and mezzanine bedroom. £1.5m Mishon Mackay 01273-944800.