Old Courthouse Recreation Ground is located in High Barnet. It is home to six tennis courts, which can  be booked via the Bookings tab above.

Originally a pasture with stables and a brewery, Barnet Urban District Council purchased the buildings in 1912 and the county court was held there till the start of WW1. The remainder of the estate was bought in 1923 and opened to the public the following year.

The park can be accessed via High Barnet station, on the Northern Line, or the following buses: 34, 84, 107, 184, 234, 263, 307, 326, 384, 389.

Other facilities at the site include:

  • Bowls
  • Small Events
  • Medium Events
  • Gardens
  • Multi Sports Court
  • Car park
  • Play Area Toddler (2- 6 years)
  • Play Area Junior (5-10 years)
  • Play Area Senior (7 -14 years)
  • Cafe
  • Tennis - Free of Charge
  • Wildlife Interest

Book in 3 quick steps...

1. Check availability

View the online booking sheet to find your preferred booking slot.

2. Choose a session

Select your preferred available time and book. You can pay online with most major credit cards. Register online the first time you book.

3. Confirmation

We'll send you confirmation of your booking. You'll receive a pin number to access the venue. It's easy!

How to find us

Old Courthouse Rec Ground
2 Manor Close

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