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. George Orwell taught here @ The Fountain House Hotel, 116-118 Church Road, H
12. Eccentric George Cecil Ives @ 196 Adelaide Road, Lewisham, London
13. The Elephant and Castle Story @ Elephant and Castle, Southwark, London
14. The Wig and Pen Club @ 230 The Strand, Westminster, London
15. The Famous Berners Street Hoax @ 54 Berners Street, London
16. The Soho Mural @ Noel Street, London
17. Canonbury Towers @ Canonbury Place, Islington
18. Devils Tavern and Apollo Club @ 2 Fleet Street, London
19. William S Burroughs lived here @ 8 Duke Street, London
20. Clapham Junction & Oscar Wilde @ St John's Hill, Clapham
21. Royalty House & Theatre @ 72-74 Dean Street, Soho, London
22. PG Wodehouse lived here @ 17 Dunraven Street, Mayfair, London
23. Birthplace of GK Chesterton @ 32 Sheffield Terrace, Campden Hill
24. Mary Poppins author lived here @ 50 Smith Street, Chelsea
25. The Fitzroy Tavern @ 16 Charlotte Strreet
26. London's First Railway Bookstall @ Euston Station
27. London's Longest Pub? @ 25 London Street
28. Mrs Lovett's Pie House @ Bell Yard, London
29. HG Wells+Peter Cook lived here @ 17 Church Row, Hampstead, London
30. 84 Charing Cross Road @ 84 Charing Cross Road, London
31. Poet Stevie Smith's House @ 1 Avondale Road, Palmers Green
32. Chaucer Lived Over the Aldgate @ 2 Aldgate High Street, London
33. The Edgar Wallace @ 40 Essex Street, London
34. The Pillars of Hercules @ 7 Greek St, London
35. Exciting Books in Soho @ 11 Brewer Street
36. Simpsons: Home of Chess @ 100 Strand, London
37. Orwell's Booklovers Corner @ 1 South End Road, Hampstead, London
38. Shakespeare's Ireland Yard @ Ireland Yard, Blackfriars, London
39. Bram Stoker lived here @ 18 St Leonards Terrace, Chelsea
40. Verde & Company @ 40 Brushfield Street, Spitalfields
41. James Joyce lived here @ 28b Campden Grove, Kensington, London
42. Pepys's Ghost @ 12 Buckingham Street, Westminster, London
43. Radclyffe Halls House @ 37 Holland Street, Kensington
44. Rupert Bear was created Here @ 58 Cranes Park
45. Home of Sherlock Holmes @ 221b Baker Street, London
46. London's Finest Recordshop @ 1 Earlham Street
47. The House by the Thames @ 49 Bankside, Cardinal's Wharf, Southwark, London
48. Novelist James Hilton lived here @ 42 Oak Hill Gardens, Woodford Green
49. Free Learning for All @ Barnard's Inn Hall
50. Roald Dahl's Studio @ 8 Turnchapel Mews, Clapham
51. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
52. Karl Popper lived here @ 16 Burlington Rise, East Barnet, London
53. John Evelyn's House @ 14 Dover Street, Mayfair
54. Home of Angela Carter @ 107 The Chase, Clapham
55. The French House @ 49 Dean Street, Soho
56. Edgar Allen Poe lived here @ 172 Stoke Newington Church Street, Hackney
57. Whistler's House @ 96 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea, London
58. The Man who knew everything @ 48 Welbeck Street, Westminster
59. Home of Noel Coward @ 17 Gerald Road, Belgravia, London
60. Agatha Christie's First Home @ 47-48 Campden Street, Kensington
61. Da Vinci Code: Opus Dei @ 5 Orme Court, Westminster, London
62. The Diary of a Drug Fiend @ 31 Wellington Square, Chelsea, London
63. Daphne du Maurier lived here @ Cannon Cottage, Well Road, Hampstead
64. Gertrude Bells Home @ 95 Sloane Street, Chelsea
65. Rossetti's Grave Digging @ Highgate Cemetery, London
66. Samuel Coleridge Died Here @ 3 The Grove, Highgate, London
67. The Real Scrooge lived here @ 18 Great Marlborough Street
68. Edward Lear lived here @ 15 Stratford Place, Westminster
69. 2 Blokes, 1 Bookshop, No Idea @ Unit 1, Brampton Park Road, Wood Green
70. Charles Dickens Coffee House @ 26 Wellington Street, Covent Garden
71. Will's Coffee House @ 39 Bow Street, Covent Garden
72. Edward Leeson died here @ PC World, Ruislip Road, Ruislip
73. Where Was Wych Street? @ Aldwych
74. Chopin's Last Performance @ 4 St James' Place, Piccadilly, London
75. Rimbaud and Verlaines House @ 8 Royal College Street, Camden, London
76. St George the Martyr and Dickens @ Borough High Street, Southwark, London
77. 142 The Strand @ 142 The Strand, London
78. Enid Bagnold's Cow @ 29 Hyde Park Gate, Kensington, London
79. Illustrator Charles Keeping @ 16 Church Road, Shortlands, Bromley
80. Famous Drinkers to die for @ 127 Gloucester Road, Kensington
81. 101 Dalmations author lived here @ 19 Dorset Square, Marylebone
82. Well Hall Pleasaunce @ Well Hall Road, Eltham
83. St Barnabas & the Penny Chute @ 1 Greek Street, Soho, London
84. A Funny Man schooled here @ The Ride, Brentford
85. Author Laurence Sterne died here @ 41 Old Bond Street
86. Lawrence of Arabia's Land @ Pole Hill, Chingford
87. Barn Elms Kit Cat House @ Barn Elms, Putney, London
88. Home of Guinness Book of Records @ 107 Fleet Street
89. Well Read in the North @ 218 Eversholt Street
90. An Art & Print Treasure @ Bride Lane, Fleet Street
91. Beatrix Potters Peter Rabbit @ Brompton Cemetery, Brompton, London
92. Doves Bindery and Press @ 15 Upper Mall, Hammersmith
93. HG Wells was born here @ Atlas House, 46 High Street, Bromley
94. Allan Chappelow Murder @ 9 Downshire Hill, Hampstead
95. Karl Marx Resting Place @ Highgate Cemetery, Highgate, London
96. Hazlitt's Hotel @ 6 Frith Street, Soho, London
97. JM Barrie and Peter Pan @ 100 Bayswater Road, London
98. Last Gay Bookshop @ 66 Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury
99. Jane Austen lived here @ 10 Henrietta Street, Westminster, London
100. The Dog and Duck @ Frith Street, Soho, London
101. Cliveden and the Profumo Affair @ Taplow, Maidenhead
102. Ernest Dowson Died Here @ 159 Sangley Road, Catford
103. The George and Vulture @ 3 Castle Court, London
104. The London Library @ 14 St James' Square
105. The Boot @ 116 Cromer St, London
106. Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese @ 145 Fleet St
107. William Beckford born here @ 22 Soho Square, London
108. News International HQ @ Thomas More Square, Pennington Street, Wapping
109. Home to the Daily Courant @ Fleet Street
110. History of Golden Square @ Golden Square, London