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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.

TOP 10 LITERARY RELATED SIGHTS IN LONDON:

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11. PG Wodehouse lived here @ 17 Dunraven Street, Mayfair, London
12. James Bond's House @ Royal Avenue, Chelsea
13. Ernest Dowson Died Here @ 159 Sangley Road, Catford
14. Mrs Lovett's Pie House @ Bell Yard, London
15. Royalty House & Theatre @ 72-74 Dean Street, Soho, London
16. John Harvards Tavern @ 103 Borough High Street, Southwark, London
17. Clapham Junction & Oscar Wilde @ St John's Hill, Clapham
18. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
19. George Orwell taught here @ The Fountain House Hotel, 116-118 Church Road, H
20. Shakespeare's Ireland Yard @ Ireland Yard, Blackfriars, London
21. HG Wells was born here @ Atlas House, 46 High Street, Bromley
22. Edgar Allen Poe lived here @ 172 Stoke Newington Church Street, Hackney
23. Orwell's Booklovers Corner @ 1 South End Road, Hampstead, London
24. Chopin's Last Performance @ 4 St James' Place, Piccadilly, London
25. Home of Noel Coward @ 17 Gerald Road, Belgravia, London
26. Pepys's Ghost @ 12 Buckingham Street, Westminster, London
27. The Fitzroy Tavern @ 16 Charlotte Strreet
28. The Famous Berners Street Hoax @ 54 Berners Street, London
29. Illustrator Charles Keeping @ 16 Church Road, Shortlands, Bromley
30. Anthony Hopkins Odd Coincidence @ Leicester Square Tube station, London
31. Oscar Wilde Statue @ Charing Cross, London
32. Devils Tavern and Apollo Club @ 2 Fleet Street, London
33. Enid Blyton was born here @ 354 Lordship Lane, East Dulwich, London
34. Bleeding Heart Yard @ Bleeding Heart Yard, Hatton Garden, London
35. Whistler's House @ 96 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea, London
36. Where Was Wych Street? @ Aldwych
37. Rossetti's Grave Digging @ Highgate Cemetery, London
38. Eccentric George Cecil Ives @ 196 Adelaide Road, Lewisham, London
39. Senate House @ Senate House, Malet Street, London
40. Goddess Mrs Beeton lived here @ 2 Chandos Villas, Harrow, Middlesex
41. Mount Pleasant - or is it? @ Coldbath Square, Islington, London
42. The Rainbow Coffee House @ 16 Fleet Street
43. Berry Bros & Rudd Ltd @ 3 St. James's Street, Lambeth
44. The George and Vulture @ 3 Castle Court, London
45. Jackie Collins Home @ Hamilton Terrace, Swiss Cottage
46. Charles Dickens Childhood Home @ 16 Bayham Street
47. The Edgar Wallace @ 40 Essex Street, London
48. Author Mary Shelley lived here @ 24 Chester Square, Belgravia
49. Charles Dickens Coffee House @ 26 Wellington Street, Covent Garden
50. AA Milne lived here @ 13 Mallord Street, Chelsea
51. HG Wells+Peter Cook lived here @ 17 Church Row, Hampstead, London
52. Roald Dahl's Studio @ 8 Turnchapel Mews, Clapham
53. Dickens 1st Love lived here @ 1 Lombard Street, London
54. Legend of Fu Manchu @ Gill Street, Limehouse, London
55. James Joyce lived here @ 28b Campden Grove, Kensington, London
56. The Diary of a Drug Fiend @ 31 Wellington Square, Chelsea, London
57. 142 The Strand @ 142 The Strand, London
58. Railway Children authors home @ Stratfield House, Baring Road, Lewisham, London
59. Will's Coffee House @ 39 Bow Street, Covent Garden
60. Chaucer Lived Over the Aldgate @ 2 Aldgate High Street, London
61. Lord Byron & 1st ever plaque @ 16 Holles Street, London
62. London's First Railway Bookstall @ Euston Station
63. Vampire author lived here @ 38 Great Pulteney Street, London
64. A Licence to Write @ 22 Ebury Street, Westminster
65. Allan Chappelow Murder @ 9 Downshire Hill, Hampstead
66. Princess Diana's Playground @ Near Black Line Gate, Serpentine, Kensington, Lo
67. Karl Marx Resting Place @ Highgate Cemetery, Highgate, London
68. World's Biggest Plum Pudding! @ 17 Easycheap, London
69. The Old Curiosity Shop @ 13-14 Portsmouth Street, London
70. Virginia Woolf born here @ 22 Hyde Park Gate, Kensington
71. Quercus - Publishing Revelation @ 21 Bloomsbury Square, Bloomsbury
72. Da Vinci Code: Opus Dei @ 5 Orme Court, Westminster, London
73. The worst street in London @ Dorset Street, Spitalfields, London
74. Home of Sherlock Holmes @ 221b Baker Street, London
75. George Bernard Shaw lived here @ 29 Fitzroy Square
76. The First ever London Theatre @ 86-88 Curtain Road
77. Highgate Hill's Memorial Story @ Highgate Hill
78. Home of poet Robert Browning @ 19 Warwick Crescent, Paddington, London
79. History of Golden Square @ Golden Square, London
80. The Boot @ 116 Cromer St, London
81. Wynkyn de Worde, Fleet St Father @ Stationer's Hall, St Brides, London
82. Karl Popper lived here @ 16 Burlington Rise, East Barnet, London
83. Dylan Thomas' House of Horror @ 54 Delancey Street, Camden
84. WT Stead lived here @ 5 Smith Square, Westminster, London
85. William S Burroughs lived here @ 8 Duke Street, London
86. John Buchan lived here @ 76 Portland Place, Marylebone, London
87. Last Gay Bookshop @ 66 Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury
88. The House by the Thames @ 49 Bankside, Cardinal's Wharf, Southwark, London
89. Chelsea's Anglesea Arms @ 15 Selwood Terrace, Chelsea
90. JG Ballard's Millenium People @ Chelsea Marina Harbour, Fulham, London
91. Peter Cook's Baby Lives On @ 6 Carlisle Street
92. The Soho Mural @ Noel Street, London
93. George Orwell Lived here @ 27b Canonbury Square, Islington
94. Samuel Coleridge Died Here @ 3 The Grove, Highgate, London
95. Sir Clement the Great @ Boundary Road, St John's Wood
96. Dr Johnson's Dictionary House @ 17 Gough Square, London
97. Rights of Man written here @ The Old Red Lion, Islington, London
98. Poet Stevie Smith's House @ 1 Avondale Road, Palmers Green
99. Rimbaud and Verlaines House @ 8 Royal College Street, Camden, London
100. Bram Stoker's first London home @ 7 Southampton Street, Bloomsbury, London
101. Author Wilkie Collins lived here @ 90 Gloucester Place (now 65)
102. Brixton Tate Library @ Brixton Oval, Brixton, London
103. Charles Williams born here @ 3 Caedmon Road, Islington, London
104. JM Barrie and Peter Pan @ 100 Bayswater Road, London
105. Canonbury Towers @ Canonbury Place, Islington
106. Chaucers Canterbury Tales Origin @ Talbot Yard, Southwark, London
107. Poet's Corner @ Westminster Abbey
108. Author JG Ballard lived here @ 36 Old Charlton Road, Shepperton
109. Willie Rushton was born here @ Cromwell Road, Earl's Court
110. Barn Elms Kit Cat House @ Barn Elms, Putney, London