Mervyn Peake lived here


Mervyn Peake lived here

Gormenghast author Mervyn Peake lived to his death here.

Location: 1 Drayton Gardens, London, SW10 9SA

Description: Author and artist Mervyn Peake (1911-1968) lived out his life here from 1960 until his death in 1968 from Parkinson's disease.

He was educated at Eltham College, Kent from 1937, and his most popular work is the Gormenghast Trilogy, a singular gothic fantasy of tremendous proportions that is made up of the books Titus Groan, Gormenghast, and Titus Alone.

Themes: LiteraryLiterary Theme  ArtArt Theme
Mervyn Peake lived here

Gormenghast author Mervyn Peake lived to his death here.

Ranking This Month: 2851/2870

Pages Hit This Month: 32


Credits: http://www.mervynpeake.org/

Other places nearby:


AA Milne lived here», 0.4km

Irish poet WB Yeats Lived here», 3.4km

JG Ballard's Millenium People», 1.0km

George Orwell's House», 3.2km

Author JG Ballard lived here», 13.km

Jacobs Island & Oliver Twist», 4.9km

CS Forester lived here», 5.9km

The Rainbow Coffee House», 3.4km

Phileas Fogg lived here!», 2.3km

Charles Dickens 'Oliver Twist'», 2.8km

Location Pinpointed: