Top-flight tennis isn't the only benefit that the world's greatest tennis tournament brings to the leafy London suburb of Wimbledon. Property owners profit from a lucrative short-term lettings market in June and July, making SW19 a surefire bet for summertime income.
It's not only the players and their entourages who choose rent houses around the venue either. Sponsors, corporate guests, media crews... the tournament brings with it a sizeable circus of people needing short-term accommodation.
Here we take a look at a selection of rental and sales properties in the sought-after SW19 postcode. Perhaps you'll be inspired to invest in this desirable area? From luxurious houses to perfectly-located apartments, here's a snapshot of the kinds of properties that tennis stars and their retinues get to choose from each year.
Wimbledon sales properties
WEST SIDE COMMON, WIMBLEDON VILLAGE, SW19
£3,750,000 | 5 bedroom house
This spectacular gated family home enjoys an enviable location between Cannizaro Park and Wimbledon Common, only a very short drive from the All England Club. Five bedrooms, with the master suite featuring both en suite bathroom and sauna, and ample walled grounds make this a private and luxurious residence fit for sporting royalty.
WIMBLEDON HILL ROAD, WIMBLEDON, SW19
£1,000,000 | 2 bedroom penthouse
This remarkable penthouse close to the Village and Broadway offers contemporary living with breathtaking views over West London from the sizeable wrap-around roof terrace. Perfect for entertaining guests, the bright and spacious reception area includes attractive wooden flooring and a high-specification fitted kitchen.
WIMBLEDON HILL ROAD, WIMBLEDON VILLAGE, SW19
£525,000 | 1 bedroom apartment
This one bedroom apartment in the heart of Wimbledon Village offers a large reception area with a balcony overlooking Wimbledon Hill Road and the High Street. Floor-to-ceiling windows create bright spaces in both the reception room and the double bedroom, which also includes fitted wardrobes.
Wimbledon lettings properties
PARKSIDE GARDENS, WIMBLEDON VILLAGE, SW19
£3,115.38 pw (£13,500 pcm) long let / £4,615.38 pw short let | 6 bedroom house
An exceptional six bedroom property moments away from the tennis club and practice courts. The master bedroom leads out into a first-floor conservatory area and en suite, while the unique attic study features detailed carved wood panels and beamed ceiling.
THORNTON HILL, WIMBLEDON, SW19
£2,019.23 pw (£8,750 pcm) long let / £5,000 pw short let | 4 bedroom house
This stunning new-build four bedroom house includes en suites to each bedroom, a gym and a luxurious cinema room. The finish and fixtures throughout are of the very highest standard, creating a sleek contemporary home with secluded garden areas.
WIMBLEDON PARK SIDE, WIMBLEDON, SW19
£369.23 pw (£1,600 pcm) long let / £700 pw short let | 2 bedroom flat
Perfectly located close to the tennis club, this two bedroom flat benefits from access to beautiful communal gardens and easy access to Wimbledon Common. Rooms are large and bright, and the property also includes a garage and off-street parking.
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