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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. Bleeding Heart Yard @ Bleeding Heart Yard, Hatton Garden, London
12. Berry Bros & Rudd Ltd @ 3 St. James's Street, Lambeth
13. Phileas Fogg lived here! @ 7 Saville Row, Burlington Gardens, London
14. Goddess Mrs Beeton lived here @ 2 Chandos Villas, Harrow, Middlesex
15. Mark Twain's death @ 23 Tedworth Square, Chelsea, London
16. The Turks Head Literary Club @ 9 Gerrard Street, Soho, London
17. Jackie Collins Home @ Hamilton Terrace, Swiss Cottage
18. Mrs Lovett's Pie House @ Bell Yard, London
19. PG Wodehouse lived here @ 17 Dunraven Street, Mayfair, London
20. Ernest Dowson Died Here @ 159 Sangley Road, Catford
21. The Riceyman Steps @ To Granville Place, London
22. Author Mary Shelley lived here @ 24 Chester Square, Belgravia
23. London's Longest Pub? @ 25 London Street
24. Sherlock Holmes was Written Here @ 10-11 Northumberland Street
25. The Soho Mural @ Noel Street, London
26. Oscar Wilde Statue @ Charing Cross, London
27. Hazlitt's Hotel @ 6 Frith Street, Soho, London
28. Drama here since 1948 @ Beech Walk, Crayford
29. St Barnabas & the Penny Chute @ 1 Greek Street, Soho, London
30. The Wind in Holland Park @ 16 Phillimore Place, Holland Park
31. London's Finest Recordshop @ 1 Earlham Street
32. Author Arnold Bennett lived here @ 75 Cadogan Square, Knightsbridge, London
33. Exciting Books in Soho @ 11 Brewer Street
34. Self Help Man lived here @ 8 Pembroke Gardens, Kensington, London
35. Karl Popper lived here @ 16 Burlington Rise, East Barnet, London
36. St George the Martyr and Dickens @ Borough High Street, Southwark, London
37. Eccentric George Cecil Ives @ 196 Adelaide Road, Lewisham, London
38. Time to get Trolleyed @ 73A Redchurch Street, Old Street
39. The Great Bard's Theatre @ New Inn Broadway, off Gt Eastern Street
40. Orwell's Booklovers Corner @ 1 South End Road, Hampstead, London
41. Barn Elms Kit Cat House @ Barn Elms, Putney, London
42. William Blake lived here. @ 28 Poland Street, London
43. Canonbury Towers @ Canonbury Place, Islington
44. Temple Church @ Temple, London
45. Jacobs Island & Oliver Twist @ off Jacob Street
46. Pepys's Ghost @ 12 Buckingham Street, Westminster, London
47. Roald Dahl's Studio @ 8 Turnchapel Mews, Clapham
48. Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese @ 145 Fleet St
49. 142 The Strand @ 142 The Strand, London
50. Rossetti's Grave Digging @ Highgate Cemetery, London
51. The Famous Berners Street Hoax @ 54 Berners Street, London
52. Irish poet WB Yeats Lived here @ 5 Woburn Walk, Bloomsbury, London
53. John Harvards Tavern @ 103 Borough High Street, Southwark, London
54. Devils Tavern and Apollo Club @ 2 Fleet Street, London
55. Chopin's Last Performance @ 4 St James' Place, Piccadilly, London
56. The worst street in London @ Dorset Street, Spitalfields, London
57. Shakespeare's Ireland Yard @ Ireland Yard, Blackfriars, London
58. Charles Dickens Coffee House @ 26 Wellington Street, Covent Garden
59. Chaucer Lived Over the Aldgate @ 2 Aldgate High Street, London
60. Rupert Bear was created Here @ 58 Cranes Park
61. The Edgar Wallace @ 40 Essex Street, London
62. The Diary of a Drug Fiend @ 31 Wellington Square, Chelsea, London
63. Vampire author lived here @ 38 Great Pulteney Street, London
64. George Orwell taught here @ The Fountain House Hotel, 116-118 Church Road, H
65. Home of Sherlock Holmes @ 221b Baker Street, London
66. Will's Coffee House @ 39 Bow Street, Covent Garden
67. HG Wells+Peter Cook lived here @ 17 Church Row, Hampstead, London
68. Mount Pleasant - or is it? @ Coldbath Square, Islington, London
69. Illustrator Charles Keeping @ 16 Church Road, Shortlands, Bromley
70. Princess Diana's Playground @ Near Black Line Gate, Serpentine, Kensington, Lo
71. Senate House @ Senate House, Malet Street, London
72. Rimbaud and Verlaines House @ 8 Royal College Street, Camden, London
73. James Bond's House @ Royal Avenue, Chelsea
74. Karl Marx Resting Place @ Highgate Cemetery, Highgate, London
75. William S Burroughs lived here @ 8 Duke Street, London
76. Home of Noel Coward @ 17 Gerald Road, Belgravia, London
77. Enid Blyton was born here @ 354 Lordship Lane, East Dulwich, London
78. Frankenstein author born here @ Polygon Road, Euston
79. Edgar Allen Poe lived here @ 172 Stoke Newington Church Street, Hackney
80. JB Priestley lived here @ 27 Well Walk, Hampstead, London
81. Canada Water Super-Library @ 21 Surrey Quays Road, Rotherhithe
82. London's First Railway Bookstall @ Euston Station
83. Sir Clement the Great @ Boundary Road, St John's Wood
84. Whistler's House @ 96 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea, London
85. Strawberry Hill House @ 268 Waldegrave Road, Twickenham
86. Allan Chappelow Murder @ 9 Downshire Hill, Hampstead
87. Samuel Coleridge Died Here @ 3 The Grove, Highgate, London
88. Poet Stevie Smith's House @ 1 Avondale Road, Palmers Green
89. The Man who knew everything @ 48 Welbeck Street, Westminster
90. The New Clapham Library @ 91 Clapham High Street, Clapham
91. Clapham Junction & Oscar Wilde @ St John's Hill, Clapham
92. William Morris' Georgian Retreat @ 26 Upper Mall, Hammersmith
93. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
94. Chaucers Canterbury Tales Origin @ Talbot Yard, Southwark, London
95. Novelist James Hilton lived here @ 42 Oak Hill Gardens, Woodford Green
96. HG Wells was born here @ Atlas House, 46 High Street, Bromley
97. Sir John Betjeman @ 31 Highgate West Hill, Highgate, Highgate
98. Samuel Beckett lived here @ 34 Gertrude Street, Chelsea
99. The George and Vulture @ 3 Castle Court, London
100. Shakespeare, The Lodger @ Monkswell Street, London Wall, London
101. Author JG Ballard lived here @ 36 Old Charlton Road, Shepperton
102. Lawrence of Arabia's Land @ Pole Hill, Chingford
103. Enid Bagnold's Cow @ 29 Hyde Park Gate, Kensington, London
104. Where Was Wych Street? @ Aldwych
105. James Joyce lived here @ 28b Campden Grove, Kensington, London
106. Legend of Fu Manchu @ Gill Street, Limehouse, London
107. Oliver Twist's Literary Home @ 48 Doughty Street, off Gray's Inn Road
108. Bram Stoker's first London home @ 7 Southampton Street, Bloomsbury, London
109. Charles Lamb lived here @ 20 Russell Street, Covent Garden
110. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Home @ 9 Bywater Street, Kensington, London