Literary Top Literary-related places to visit in London.

Top Literary-related places to visit in London.


It's a magnet is London, always has been, it's always been the centre of the publishing world and London is awash with places that Dicken's lived, Shakespeare played, and many authors were inspired.

The Top 10 LITERARY-related places in London:

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11. Jacobs Island & Oliver Twist @ off Jacob Street
12. London's Longest Pub? @ 25 London Street
13. Mrs Lovett's Pie House @ Bell Yard, London
14. The Famous Berners Street Hoax @ 54 Berners Street, London
15. Pepys's Ghost @ 12 Buckingham Street, Westminster, London
16. George Orwell taught here @ The Fountain House Hotel, 116-118 Church Road, H
17. Anthony Hopkins Odd Coincidence @ Leicester Square Tube station, London
18. Hazlitt's Hotel @ 6 Frith Street, Soho, London
19. Phileas Fogg lived here! @ 7 Saville Row, Burlington Gardens, London
20. The Man who knew everything @ 48 Welbeck Street, Westminster
21. Where Was Wych Street? @ Aldwych
22. History of Golden Square @ Golden Square, London
23. Ernest Dowson Died Here @ 159 Sangley Road, Catford
24. The George and Vulture @ 3 Castle Court, London
25. Oscar Wilde Statue @ Charing Cross, London
26. Home of Noel Coward @ 17 Gerald Road, Belgravia, London
27. Bleeding Heart Yard @ Bleeding Heart Yard, Hatton Garden, London
28. JM Barrie and Peter Pan @ 100 Bayswater Road, London
29. Clapham Junction & Oscar Wilde @ St John's Hill, Clapham
30. Royalty House & Theatre @ 72-74 Dean Street, Soho, London
31. The Grapes @ 76 Narrow Street, Limehouse, London
32. Novelist James Hilton lived here @ 42 Oak Hill Gardens, Woodford Green
33. 142 The Strand @ 142 The Strand, London
34. Shakespeare's Ireland Yard @ Ireland Yard, Blackfriars, London
35. Author DH Lawrence lived here @ 32 Well Walk, Hampstead, London
36. Mary Poppins author lived here @ 50 Smith Street, Chelsea
37. Allan Chappelow Murder @ 9 Downshire Hill, Hampstead
38. Orwell's Booklovers Corner @ 1 South End Road, Hampstead, London
39. Radclyffe Halls House @ 37 Holland Street, Kensington
40. Canonbury Towers @ Canonbury Place, Islington
41. The Rainbow Coffee House @ 16 Fleet Street
42. The Riceyman Steps @ To Granville Place, London
43. Edgar Allen Poe lived here @ 172 Stoke Newington Church Street, Hackney
44. Gertrude Bells Home @ 95 Sloane Street, Chelsea
45. Temple Church @ Temple, London
46. The Edgar Wallace @ 40 Essex Street, London
47. Goddess Mrs Beeton lived here @ 2 Chandos Villas, Harrow, Middlesex
48. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
49. William S Burroughs lived here @ 8 Duke Street, London
50. Da Vinci Code: Opus Dei @ 5 Orme Court, Westminster, London
51. Simpsons: Home of Chess @ 100 Strand, London
52. Chopin's Last Performance @ 4 St James' Place, Piccadilly, London
53. Eccentric George Cecil Ives @ 196 Adelaide Road, Lewisham, London
54. Time to get Trolleyed @ 73A Redchurch Street, Old Street
55. Dr Johnson's Dictionary House @ 17 Gough Square, London
56. William Blake lived here. @ 28 Poland Street, London
57. Trafalgar Tavern @ Park Row, Greenwich, London
58. The Boot @ 116 Cromer St, London
59. Ripping Yarns @ 355 Archway Road, Highgate
60. Charles Williams born here @ 3 Caedmon Road, Islington, London
61. Devils Tavern and Apollo Club @ 2 Fleet Street, London
62. Karl Marx Resting Place @ Highgate Cemetery, Highgate, London
63. Goldsmith and Blackstone @ 2 Brick Court, Temple, London
64. John Harvards Tavern @ 103 Borough High Street, Southwark, London
65. Samuel Pepys birthplace @ Salisbury Court, Fleet Street
66. Jackie Collins Home @ Hamilton Terrace, Swiss Cottage
67. Oliver Twist's Literary Home @ 48 Doughty Street, off Gray's Inn Road
68. Lord Byron & 1st ever plaque @ 16 Holles Street, London
69. 84 Charing Cross Road @ 84 Charing Cross Road, London
70. London's First Railway Bookstall @ Euston Station
71. Author Mary Shelley lived here @ 24 Chester Square, Belgravia
72. The Wheatsheaf @ 25 Rathbone Place
73. Beatrix Potters Peter Rabbit @ Brompton Cemetery, Brompton, London
74. An Art & Print Treasure @ Bride Lane, Fleet Street
75. Illustrator Charles Keeping @ 16 Church Road, Shortlands, Bromley
76. Vampire author lived here @ 38 Great Pulteney Street, London
77. Author Wilkie Collins lived here @ 90 Gloucester Place (now 65)
78. Rossetti's Grave Digging @ Highgate Cemetery, London
79. Famous Drinkers to die for @ 127 Gloucester Road, Kensington
80. The Dove @ 19 Upper Mall, Hammersmith
81. Gordons... Wine Specialist @ 47 Villiers Street
82. Daphne du Maurier lived here @ Cannon Cottage, Well Road, Hampstead
83. Dickens 1st Love lived here @ 1 Lombard Street, London
84. Home of Ian Fleming @ 22 Ebury Street, Westminster
85. Irish poet WB Yeats Lived here @ 5 Woburn Walk, Bloomsbury, London
86. HG Wells+Peter Cook lived here @ 17 Church Row, Hampstead, London
87. The Diary of a Drug Fiend @ 31 Wellington Square, Chelsea, London
88. Author Arnold Bennett lived here @ 75 Cadogan Square, Knightsbridge, London
89. Rimbaud and Verlaines House @ 8 Royal College Street, Camden, London
90. Well Hall Pleasaunce @ Well Hall Road, Eltham
91. Evelyn Waugh lived here @ 145 North End Road, Golders Green
92. Sir Clement the Great @ Boundary Road, St John's Wood
93. Radical booksellers since 1945 @ 5 Caledonian Road
94. William Morris's Furniture @ 17 Red Lion Square, Bloomsbury, London
95. Heath Robinson lived here @ Moy Lodge, 75 Moss Lane, Pinner, Harrow
96. Keats House @ Keats Grove, Hampstead, London
97. Doves Bindery and Press @ 15 Upper Mall, Hammersmith
98. Where Boswell met Johnson @ 8 Russell Street, Covent Garden
99. Edward Leeson died here @ PC World, Ruislip Road, Ruislip
100. HG Wells was born here @ Atlas House, 46 High Street, Bromley
101. Exciting Books in Soho @ 11 Brewer Street
102. Home to the Daily Courant @ Fleet Street
103. Verde & Company @ 40 Brushfield Street, Spitalfields
104. Home of Guinness Book of Records @ 107 Fleet Street
105. Charles Dickens Childhood Home @ 16 Bayham Street
106. Strawberry Hill House @ 268 Waldegrave Road, Twickenham
107. Drama here since 1948 @ Beech Walk, Crayford
108. Bram Stoker lived here @ 18 St Leonards Terrace, Chelsea
109. TS Eliot lived here @ 33 Courtfield Road, Kensington, London
110. The Fitzroy Tavern @ 16 Charlotte Strreet