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. Phileas Fogg lived here! @ 7 Saville Row, Burlington Gardens, London
12. Home of Ian Fleming @ 22 Ebury Street, Westminster
13. The Real Scrooge lived here @ 18 Great Marlborough Street
14. Bleeding Heart Yard @ Bleeding Heart Yard, Hatton Garden, London
15. Irish poet WB Yeats Lived here @ 5 Woburn Walk, Bloomsbury, London
16. James Bond's House @ Royal Avenue, Chelsea
17. Eccentric George Cecil Ives @ 196 Adelaide Road, Lewisham, London
18. Rossetti's Grave Digging @ Highgate Cemetery, London
19. Goddess Mrs Beeton lived here @ 2 Chandos Villas, Harrow, Middlesex
20. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
21. WT Stead lived here @ 5 Smith Square, Westminster, London
22. The Edgar Wallace @ 40 Essex Street, London
23. PG Wodehouse lived here @ 17 Dunraven Street, Mayfair, London
24. George Orwell taught here @ The Fountain House Hotel, 116-118 Church Road, H
25. Allan Chappelow Murder @ 9 Downshire Hill, Hampstead
26. Illustrator Charles Keeping @ 16 Church Road, Shortlands, Bromley
27. The worst street in London @ Dorset Street, Spitalfields, London
28. Edgar Allen Poe lived here @ 172 Stoke Newington Church Street, Hackney
29. Orwell's Booklovers Corner @ 1 South End Road, Hampstead, London
30. The Soho Mural @ Noel Street, London
31. Jacobs Island & Oliver Twist @ off Jacob Street
32. Oscar Wilde Statue @ Charing Cross, London
33. The Diary of a Drug Fiend @ 31 Wellington Square, Chelsea, London
34. History of Golden Square @ Golden Square, London
35. Royalty House & Theatre @ 72-74 Dean Street, Soho, London
36. Clapham Junction & Oscar Wilde @ St John's Hill, Clapham
37. Edward Leeson died here @ PC World, Ruislip Road, Ruislip
38. Shakespeare's Ireland Yard @ Ireland Yard, Blackfriars, London
39. Karl Marx Resting Place @ Highgate Cemetery, Highgate, London
40. Simpsons: Home of Chess @ 100 Strand, London
41. William Morris' Georgian Retreat @ 26 Upper Mall, Hammersmith
42. Will's Coffee House @ 39 Bow Street, Covent Garden
43. London's Longest Pub? @ 25 London Street
44. Poet Stevie Smith's House @ 1 Avondale Road, Palmers Green
45. Gertrude Bells Home @ 95 Sloane Street, Chelsea
46. HG Wells was born here @ Atlas House, 46 High Street, Bromley
47. Where Was Wych Street? @ Aldwych
48. Devils Tavern and Apollo Club @ 2 Fleet Street, London
49. William S Burroughs lived here @ 8 Duke Street, London
50. Ernest Dowson Died Here @ 159 Sangley Road, Catford
51. Author Mary Shelley lived here @ 24 Chester Square, Belgravia
52. Da Vinci Code: Opus Dei @ 5 Orme Court, Westminster, London
53. Whistler's House @ 96 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea, London
54. Author JG Ballard lived here @ 36 Old Charlton Road, Shepperton
55. Bram Stoker lived here @ 18 St Leonards Terrace, Chelsea
56. Samuel Pepys birthplace @ Salisbury Court, Fleet Street
57. Charles Dickens Coffee House @ 26 Wellington Street, Covent Garden
58. Berry Bros & Rudd Ltd @ 3 St. James's Street, Lambeth
59. John Harvards Tavern @ 103 Borough High Street, Southwark, London
60. The Man who knew everything @ 48 Welbeck Street, Westminster
61. 142 The Strand @ 142 The Strand, London
62. Senate House @ Senate House, Malet Street, London
63. Jackie Collins Home @ Hamilton Terrace, Swiss Cottage
64. The Grapes @ 76 Narrow Street, Limehouse, London
65. Brixton Tate Library @ Brixton Oval, Brixton, London
66. Legend of Fu Manchu @ Gill Street, Limehouse, London
67. The Famous Berners Street Hoax @ 54 Berners Street, London
68. JG Ballard's Millenium People @ Chelsea Marina Harbour, Fulham, London
69. Home of Guinness Book of Records @ 107 Fleet Street
70. Beatrix Potters Peter Rabbit @ Brompton Cemetery, Brompton, London
71. WH Smith lived here @ 12c Hyde Park Street, Bayswater
72. Home of Noel Coward @ 17 Gerald Road, Belgravia, London
73. Daphne du Maurier lived here @ Cannon Cottage, Well Road, Hampstead
74. Heath Robinson lived here @ Moy Lodge, 75 Moss Lane, Pinner, Harrow
75. Poet's Corner @ Westminster Abbey
76. Canonbury Towers @ Canonbury Place, Islington
77. Free Learning for All @ Barnard's Inn Hall
78. The French House @ 49 Dean Street, Soho
79. HG Wells+Peter Cook lived here @ 17 Church Row, Hampstead, London
80. Vampire author lived here @ 38 Great Pulteney Street, London
81. The Rainbow Coffee House @ 16 Fleet Street
82. Lawrence of Arabia's Land @ Pole Hill, Chingford
83. Agatha Christie's First Home @ 47-48 Campden Street, Kensington
84. The House by the Thames @ 49 Bankside, Cardinal's Wharf, Southwark, London
85. The Original Media Mogul: Elias @ 19-24 Floral Street, Covent Garden, London
86. Roald Dahl's Studio @ 8 Turnchapel Mews, Clapham
87. St Barnabas & the Penny Chute @ 1 Greek Street, Soho, London
88. JM Barrie and Peter Pan @ 100 Bayswater Road, London
89. Sherlock Holmes was Written Here @ 10-11 Northumberland Street
90. Time to get Trolleyed @ 73A Redchurch Street, Old Street
91. John Buchan lived here @ 76 Portland Place, Marylebone, London
92. Writer Haggard lived here @ 69 Gunterstone Road, Hammersmith
93. Chaucer Lived Over the Aldgate @ 2 Aldgate High Street, London
94. Author Nevil Shute born here @ 16 Somerset Road, West Ealing
95. The Pillars of Hercules @ 7 Greek St, London
96. JB Priestley lived here @ 27 Well Walk, Hampstead, London
97. Daily News to Remember @ 1 Pennington Street
98. John Ruskin born here @ 54 Hunter Street, Holborn
99. Bram Stoker's first London home @ 7 Southampton Street, Bloomsbury, London
100. Chopin's Last Performance @ 4 St James' Place, Piccadilly, London
101. Enid Blyton was born here @ 354 Lordship Lane, East Dulwich, London
102. Famous Drinkers to die for @ 127 Gloucester Road, Kensington
103. Once home to Mr Stamp @ Canal Road, Bow
104. Railway Children authors home @ Stratfield House, Baring Road, Lewisham, London
105. The Fitzroy Tavern @ 16 Charlotte Strreet
106. 2 Blokes, 1 Bookshop, No Idea @ Unit 1, Brampton Park Road, Wood Green
107. Lord Byron & 1st ever plaque @ 16 Holles Street, London
108. Chaucers Canterbury Tales Origin @ Talbot Yard, Southwark, London
109. CS Forester lived here @ 58 Underhill Road, East Dulwich
110. The Dog and Duck @ Frith Street, Soho, London