The Most Famous Wimbledon Residents

Categories: About Wimbledon

Our researchers at Wimbledon Flats have trawled through the public records to identify some of the most famous Wimbledon residents from then and now. Perhaps the most notable permanent resident was Horatio Nelson who owned a substantial estate in the Merton area that now encompasses the area between South Wimbledon and Wimbledon Chase. Landmark references abound including the Nelson Hospital and the Emma Hamilton pub. Sadly nothing remains architecturally from this period. Although he never lived as such in Wimbledon, Winston Churchill was ... Read More