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.

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11. Peter the Great trashed here @ 146 Deptford High Street, London
12. Novelist James Hilton lived here @ 42 Oak Hill Gardens, Woodford Green
13. Clapham Junction & Oscar Wilde @ St John's Hill, Clapham
14. HG Wells+Peter Cook lived here @ 17 Church Row, Hampstead, London
15. The Famous Berners Street Hoax @ 54 Berners Street, London
16. Pepys's Ghost @ 12 Buckingham Street, Westminster, London
17. Shakespeare's Ireland Yard @ Ireland Yard, Blackfriars, London
18. Orwell's Booklovers Corner @ 1 South End Road, Hampstead, London
19. Edgar Allen Poe lived here @ 172 Stoke Newington Church Street, Hackney
20. Mary Poppins author lived here @ 50 Smith Street, Chelsea
21. Irish poet WB Yeats Lived here @ 5 Woburn Walk, Bloomsbury, London
22. Jacobs Island & Oliver Twist @ off Jacob Street
23. HG Wells was born here @ Atlas House, 46 High Street, Bromley
24. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Home @ 9 Bywater Street, Kensington, London
25. The Soho Mural @ Noel Street, London
26. Charles Lamb lived here @ 20 Russell Street, Covent Garden
27. Edward Lear lived here @ 15 Stratford Place, Westminster
28. Jane Austen lived here @ 10 Henrietta Street, Westminster, London
29. Home of Noel Coward @ 17 Gerald Road, Belgravia, London
30. Ann Radcliffe lived here @ 7 Buckingham Gate, Pimlico
31. Hazlitt's Hotel @ 6 Frith Street, Soho, London
32. 142 The Strand @ 142 The Strand, London
33. Bleeding Heart Yard @ Bleeding Heart Yard, Hatton Garden, London
34. Eccentric George Cecil Ives @ 196 Adelaide Road, Lewisham, London
35. Chaucer Lived Over the Aldgate @ 2 Aldgate High Street, London
36. William Morris' Georgian Retreat @ 26 Upper Mall, Hammersmith
37. Where Was Wych Street? @ Aldwych
38. The Rainbow Coffee House @ 16 Fleet Street
39. John Evelyn's House @ 14 Dover Street, Mayfair
40. Chopin's Last Performance @ 4 St James' Place, Piccadilly, London
41. Goddess Mrs Beeton lived here @ 2 Chandos Villas, Harrow, Middlesex
42. Enid Blyton was born here @ 354 Lordship Lane, East Dulwich, London
43. The Diary of a Drug Fiend @ 31 Wellington Square, Chelsea, London
44. AA Milne lived here @ 13 Mallord Street, Chelsea
45. Verde & Company @ 40 Brushfield Street, Spitalfields
46. Oscar Wilde Statue @ Charing Cross, London
47. Bram Stoker's Heroic Deed @ 27 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea, London
48. The Fitzroy Tavern @ 16 Charlotte Strreet
49. The Pillars of Hercules @ 7 Greek St, London
50. Rimbaud and Verlaines House @ 8 Royal College Street, Camden, London
51. Poet Stevie Smith's House @ 1 Avondale Road, Palmers Green
52. Lord Byron & 1st ever plaque @ 16 Holles Street, London
53. The Old Curiosity Shop @ 13-14 Portsmouth Street, London
54. Senate House @ Senate House, Malet Street, London
55. London's Finest Recordshop @ 1 Earlham Street
56. Author DH Lawrence lived here @ 32 Well Walk, Hampstead, London
57. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
58. William S Burroughs lived here @ 8 Duke Street, London
59. Canonbury Towers @ Canonbury Place, Islington
60. The Edgar Wallace @ 40 Essex Street, London
61. Da Vinci Code: Opus Dei @ 5 Orme Court, Westminster, London
62. Rossetti's Grave Digging @ Highgate Cemetery, London
63. Daily News to Remember @ 1 Pennington Street
64. Gordons... Wine Specialist @ 47 Villiers Street
65. James Bond's House @ Royal Avenue, Chelsea
66. Exciting Books in Soho @ 11 Brewer Street
67. PG Wodehouse lived here @ 17 Dunraven Street, Mayfair, London
68. Will's Coffee House @ 39 Bow Street, Covent Garden
69. Chaucers Canterbury Tales Origin @ Talbot Yard, Southwark, London
70. Sherlock Holmes Remembered @ Baker Street Tube Station
71. 84 Charing Cross Road @ 84 Charing Cross Road, London
72. The House by the Thames @ 49 Bankside, Cardinal's Wharf, Southwark, London
73. Edward Leeson died here @ PC World, Ruislip Road, Ruislip
74. Mount Pleasant - or is it? @ Coldbath Square, Islington, London
75. Home to Three Men in a Boat @ 91-104 Chelsea Gardens, Chelsea Bridge Road
76. Voltaire lived and wrote here @ 10 Maiden Lane, Westminster, London
77. Legend of Fu Manchu @ Gill Street, Limehouse, London
78. George Orwell Lived here @ 27b Canonbury Square, Islington
79. Illustrator Charles Keeping @ 16 Church Road, Shortlands, Bromley
80. Saffron Hill @ Saffron Hill, Farringdon
81. Home to the Daily Courant @ Fleet Street
82. George Orwell taught here @ The Fountain House Hotel, 116-118 Church Road, H
83. London's Longest Pub? @ 25 London Street
84. Charles Dickens Childhood Home @ 16 Bayham Street
85. Don't be Daunted @ 83 Marylebone High Street
86. Mark Twain's death @ 23 Tedworth Square, Chelsea, London
87. The Wheatsheaf @ 25 Rathbone Place
88. St George the Martyr and Dickens @ Borough High Street, Southwark, London
89. JM Barrie and Peter Pan @ 100 Bayswater Road, London
90. Doves Bindery and Press @ 15 Upper Mall, Hammersmith
91. The French House @ 49 Dean Street, Soho
92. The Boot @ 116 Cromer St, London
93. Berry Bros & Rudd Ltd @ 3 St. James's Street, Lambeth
94. Home of Sherlock Holmes @ 221b Baker Street, London
95. Whistler's House @ 96 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea, London
96. Home of Ian Fleming @ 22 Ebury Street, Westminster
97. Time to get Trolleyed @ 73A Redchurch Street, Old Street
98. History of Golden Square @ Golden Square, London
99. George Orwell's House @ Mortimer Crescent, Kilburn
100. Barn Elms Kit Cat House @ Barn Elms, Putney, London
101. Willie Rushton was born here @ Cromwell Road, Earl's Court
102. The London Library @ 14 St James' Square
103. The Real Scrooge lived here @ 18 Great Marlborough Street
104. The Greene Man @ 383 Euston Road, Marylebone
105. Jackie Collins Home @ Hamilton Terrace, Swiss Cottage
106. Railway Children authors home @ Stratfield House, Baring Road, Lewisham, London
107. John Harvards Tavern @ 103 Borough High Street, Southwark, London
108. Shakespeare, The Lodger @ Monkswell Street, London Wall, London
109. Roald Dahl's Studio @ 8 Turnchapel Mews, Clapham
110. Cliveden and the Profumo Affair @ Taplow, Maidenhead