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. Phileas Fogg lived here! @ 7 Saville Row, Burlington Gardens, London
12. Peter the Great trashed here @ 146 Deptford High Street, London
13. Canonbury Towers @ Canonbury Place, Islington
14. The Greene Man @ 383 Euston Road, Marylebone
15. Gordons... Wine Specialist @ 47 Villiers Street
16. Tragic house of Karl Marx @ 28 Dean Street, Soho, London
17. Well Read in the North @ 218 Eversholt Street
18. History of Golden Square @ Golden Square, London
19. The Soho Mural @ Noel Street, London
20. 84 Charing Cross Road @ 84 Charing Cross Road, London
21. Chaucer Lived Over the Aldgate @ 2 Aldgate High Street, London
22. Edward Lear lived here @ 15 Stratford Place, Westminster
23. The worst street in London @ Dorset Street, Spitalfields, London
24. Chopin's Last Performance @ 4 St James' Place, Piccadilly, London
25. Jacobs Island & Oliver Twist @ off Jacob Street
26. Author DH Lawrence lived here @ 32 Well Walk, Hampstead, London
27. Shakespeare's Ireland Yard @ Ireland Yard, Blackfriars, London
28. Charles Dickens Childhood Home @ 16 Bayham Street
29. John Ruskin born here @ 54 Hunter Street, Holborn
30. Beatrix Potters Peter Rabbit @ Brompton Cemetery, Brompton, London
31. Samuel Coleridge Died Here @ 3 The Grove, Highgate, London
32. The Riceyman Steps @ To Granville Place, London
33. Senate House @ Senate House, Malet Street, London
34. Goddess Mrs Beeton lived here @ 2 Chandos Villas, Harrow, Middlesex
35. Poet Stevie Smith's House @ 1 Avondale Road, Palmers Green
36. William Morris' Red House @ Red House Lane
37. JM Barrie and Peter Pan @ 100 Bayswater Road, London
38. The House by the Thames @ 49 Bankside, Cardinal's Wharf, Southwark, London
39. Enid Bagnold's Cow @ 29 Hyde Park Gate, Kensington, London
40. Daphne du Maurier lived here @ Cannon Cottage, Well Road, Hampstead
41. The Dove @ 19 Upper Mall, Hammersmith
42. Rights of Man written here @ The Old Red Lion, Islington, London
43. Keats House @ Keats Grove, Hampstead, London
44. Mervyn Peake lived here @ 1 Drayton Gardens, London
45. Jane Austen lived here @ 10 Henrietta Street, Westminster, London
46. The George and Vulture @ 3 Castle Court, London
47. Clapham Junction & Oscar Wilde @ St John's Hill, Clapham
48. AA Milne lived here @ 13 Mallord Street, Chelsea
49. The Old Nicholl @ Arnold Circus, Tower Hamlets, London
50. Barn Elms Kit Cat House @ Barn Elms, Putney, London
51. William Blake lived here. @ 28 Poland Street, London
52. The Edgar Wallace @ 40 Essex Street, London
53. Irish poet WB Yeats Lived here @ 5 Woburn Walk, Bloomsbury, London
54. Bram Stoker's Heroic Deed @ 27 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea, London
55. The Holly Bush @ 22 Holly Mount, Hampstead
56. The London Library @ 14 St James' Square
57. A Funny Man schooled here @ The Ride, Brentford
58. Enid Blyton was born here @ 354 Lordship Lane, East Dulwich, London
59. Bleeding Heart Yard @ Bleeding Heart Yard, Hatton Garden, London
60. Home of Noel Coward @ 17 Gerald Road, Belgravia, London
61. Pepys's Ghost @ 12 Buckingham Street, Westminster, London
62. Mary Poppins author lived here @ 50 Smith Street, Chelsea
63. Time to get Trolleyed @ 73A Redchurch Street, Old Street
64. Mark Twain's death @ 23 Tedworth Square, Chelsea, London
65. PG Wodehouse lived here @ 17 Dunraven Street, Mayfair, London
66. JG Ballard's Millenium People @ Chelsea Marina Harbour, Fulham, London
67. The Fitzroy Tavern @ 16 Charlotte Strreet
68. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Home @ 9 Bywater Street, Kensington, London
69. The Original Hatchard's @ 173 Piccadilly, London
70. Home of Sherlock Holmes @ 221b Baker Street, London
71. Voltaire lived and wrote here @ 10 Maiden Lane, Westminster, London
72. Rossetti's Grave Digging @ Highgate Cemetery, London
73. The Grapes @ 76 Narrow Street, Limehouse, London
74. The Boot @ 116 Cromer St, London
75. Oscar Wilde Statue @ Charing Cross, London
76. Illustrator Charles Keeping @ 16 Church Road, Shortlands, Bromley
77. 2 Blokes, 1 Bookshop, No Idea @ Unit 1, Brampton Park Road, Wood Green
78. Mrs Beeton was born here @ 24 Milk Street, Cheapside, London
79. George Orwell taught here @ The Fountain House Hotel, 116-118 Church Road, H
80. William Morris' Georgian Retreat @ 26 Upper Mall, Hammersmith
81. Creator of the A-Z born here @ 3 Court Lane Gardens, East Dulwich, London
82. Legend of Fu Manchu @ Gill Street, Limehouse, London
83. The French House @ 49 Dean Street, Soho
84. Clemence Dane lived here @ 34 Hamilton Terrace, St Johns Wood
85. Free Learning for All @ Barnard's Inn Hall
86. Hazlitt's Hotel @ 6 Frith Street, Soho, London
87. Author Laurence Sterne died here @ 41 Old Bond Street
88. The Pillars of Hercules @ 7 Greek St, London
89. Architect Pevsner lived here @ 2 Wildwood Terrace, Hampstead, London
90. Siegfried Sassoon lived here @ 23 Campden Hill Square
91. Railway Children authors home @ Stratfield House, Baring Road, Lewisham, London
92. 142 The Strand @ 142 The Strand, London
93. Rimbaud and Verlaines House @ 8 Royal College Street, Camden, London
94. Shakespeare, The Lodger @ Monkswell Street, London Wall, London
95. Sherlock Holmes Remembered @ Baker Street Tube Station
96. Highgate Hill's Memorial Story @ Highgate Hill
97. Chelsea's Anglesea Arms @ 15 Selwood Terrace, Chelsea
98. The Famous Berners Street Hoax @ 54 Berners Street, London
99. Saffron Hill @ Saffron Hill, Farringdon
100. Exciting Books in Soho @ 11 Brewer Street
101. William S Burroughs lived here @ 8 Duke Street, London
102. Regan once lived Here @ 9 Highbury Crescent
103. London's Longest Pub? @ 25 London Street
104. Royalty House & Theatre @ 72-74 Dean Street, Soho, London
105. Mount Pleasant - or is it? @ Coldbath Square, Islington, London
106. Lord Byron & 1st ever plaque @ 16 Holles Street, London
107. The Rainbow Coffee House @ 16 Fleet Street
108. Orwell's Booklovers Corner @ 1 South End Road, Hampstead, London
109. George Orwell's House @ Mortimer Crescent, Kilburn
110. Roald Dahl's Studio @ 8 Turnchapel Mews, Clapham