You can live in the former home of Julie Andrews

Please note: some posts may contain affiliate links which means our team could earn money if you purchase products from our site
You can live in the former home of Julie Andrews

If you’re going to look for real estate in the London area, then why not live like Mary Poppins in real life?

The Wimbledon house in which Julie Andrews resided in the 1960s and 1970s is on the market for sale. The property housed Julie Andrews at the same time she was making cinematic classics such as ‘The Sound of Music’ and ‘Mary Poppins’. 

Related: Mary Poppins Attraction in EPCOT on hold but not canceled according to Bob Chapek

You can live in the former home of Julie Andrews

Built in 1894 and known as West Lodge, the home was designed by Victorian architect Edward J. May.

It’s located on Wimbledon Common and next to the Cannizaro House, a landmark 19th-century home that is now a hotel, according to Alex Philo of Knight Frank, which listed the property earlier this month. 

The current home includes twelve bedrooms, six reception rooms with hardwood flooring, molded ceilings, original fireplaces, a balcony and oversize bay windows.

The more than 10,000-square-foot mansion presents a “huge opportunity” for someone who is ready to reimagine it. 

Despite the home’s historic listing, there are approved plans and concept drawings already in place to expand the footprint of the home and add an indoor pool and spa surrounded by glass walls, plus an underground garage, a home theater, and accommodations for guests.

Related: Mary Poppins Production & Costume Designer, Tony Walton, Passes Away at 87

Not everyone can live like Julie Andrews, but you can live near the magic of Disney!

Feel free to contact me if you’re thinking about moving to the Orlando area. I’m a realtor in the area and can help you find a home near Walt Disney World!

Real Estate Contact Information:

Check back here on Chip & Co. for the latest theme park and entertainment news updates!

Photo Credit: Knight Frank


Let our friends at Destinations to Travel help you book your next Disney Vacation. They are the preferred Travel Agency of Chip and Company and Disney Addicts, and who we use ourselves.

Get started below for your FREE No Obligation Quote.

Book With our friends at Destinations to Travel

MM slash DD slash YYYY
This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

For the BEST in Disney, Universal, Dollywood, and SeaWorld Theme Park News, Entertainment, Merchandise & More follow us on, Facebook, Instagram, and Youtube. Don't forget to check out the Chip and Company Radio Network too!

Written by:

2,015 Posts

Kevin is an Orlando, FL resident and Disney enthusiast. Other interests include movies, classic rock, sports, comedy, cooking, and enjoying outdoor activities.
View All Posts
Follow Me :