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. Jacobs Island & Oliver Twist @ off Jacob Street
12. Pepys's Ghost @ 12 Buckingham Street, Westminster, London
13. Mrs Lovett's Pie House @ Bell Yard, London
14. London's Longest Pub? @ 25 London Street
15. George Orwell taught here @ The Fountain House Hotel, 116-118 Church Road, H
16. Anthony Hopkins Odd Coincidence @ Leicester Square Tube station, London
17. The Famous Berners Street Hoax @ 54 Berners Street, London
18. Phileas Fogg lived here! @ 7 Saville Row, Burlington Gardens, London
19. Hazlitt's Hotel @ 6 Frith Street, Soho, London
20. Oscar Wilde Statue @ Charing Cross, London
21. The George and Vulture @ 3 Castle Court, London
22. History of Golden Square @ Golden Square, London
23. The Man who knew everything @ 48 Welbeck Street, Westminster
24. Ernest Dowson Died Here @ 159 Sangley Road, Catford
25. Where Was Wych Street? @ Aldwych
26. Clapham Junction & Oscar Wilde @ St John's Hill, Clapham
27. Mary Poppins author lived here @ 50 Smith Street, Chelsea
28. Bleeding Heart Yard @ Bleeding Heart Yard, Hatton Garden, London
29. JM Barrie and Peter Pan @ 100 Bayswater Road, London
30. Home of Noel Coward @ 17 Gerald Road, Belgravia, London
31. The Grapes @ 76 Narrow Street, Limehouse, London
32. Royalty House & Theatre @ 72-74 Dean Street, Soho, London
33. Shakespeare's Ireland Yard @ Ireland Yard, Blackfriars, London
34. Allan Chappelow Murder @ 9 Downshire Hill, Hampstead
35. William Blake lived here. @ 28 Poland Street, London
36. Author DH Lawrence lived here @ 32 Well Walk, Hampstead, London
37. Novelist James Hilton lived here @ 42 Oak Hill Gardens, Woodford Green
38. Canonbury Towers @ Canonbury Place, Islington
39. Chopin's Last Performance @ 4 St James' Place, Piccadilly, London
40. Orwell's Booklovers Corner @ 1 South End Road, Hampstead, London
41. Temple Church @ Temple, London
42. The Riceyman Steps @ To Granville Place, London
43. Gertrude Bells Home @ 95 Sloane Street, Chelsea
44. 142 The Strand @ 142 The Strand, London
45. Radclyffe Halls House @ 37 Holland Street, Kensington
46. William S Burroughs lived here @ 8 Duke Street, London
47. The Rainbow Coffee House @ 16 Fleet Street
48. Edgar Allen Poe lived here @ 172 Stoke Newington Church Street, Hackney
49. Eccentric George Cecil Ives @ 196 Adelaide Road, Lewisham, London
50. The Edgar Wallace @ 40 Essex Street, London
51. Simpsons: Home of Chess @ 100 Strand, London
52. Dr Johnson's Dictionary House @ 17 Gough Square, London
53. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
54. Da Vinci Code: Opus Dei @ 5 Orme Court, Westminster, London
55. Time to get Trolleyed @ 73A Redchurch Street, Old Street
56. Goddess Mrs Beeton lived here @ 2 Chandos Villas, Harrow, Middlesex
57. Charles Williams born here @ 3 Caedmon Road, Islington, London
58. Ripping Yarns @ 355 Archway Road, Highgate
59. Trafalgar Tavern @ Park Row, Greenwich, London
60. The Boot @ 116 Cromer St, London
61. The Diary of a Drug Fiend @ 31 Wellington Square, Chelsea, London
62. Dickens 1st Love lived here @ 1 Lombard Street, London
63. Goldsmith and Blackstone @ 2 Brick Court, Temple, London
64. Devils Tavern and Apollo Club @ 2 Fleet Street, London
65. Karl Marx Resting Place @ Highgate Cemetery, Highgate, London
66. Samuel Pepys birthplace @ Salisbury Court, Fleet Street
67. Jackie Collins Home @ Hamilton Terrace, Swiss Cottage
68. Oliver Twist's Literary Home @ 48 Doughty Street, off Gray's Inn Road
69. John Harvards Tavern @ 103 Borough High Street, Southwark, London
70. Vampire author lived here @ 38 Great Pulteney Street, London
71. Lord Byron & 1st ever plaque @ 16 Holles Street, London
72. The Wheatsheaf @ 25 Rathbone Place
73. Author Mary Shelley lived here @ 24 Chester Square, Belgravia
74. London's First Railway Bookstall @ Euston Station
75. 84 Charing Cross Road @ 84 Charing Cross Road, London
76. Beatrix Potters Peter Rabbit @ Brompton Cemetery, Brompton, London
77. Rossetti's Grave Digging @ Highgate Cemetery, London
78. An Art & Print Treasure @ Bride Lane, Fleet Street
79. Author Wilkie Collins lived here @ 90 Gloucester Place (now 65)
80. Famous Drinkers to die for @ 127 Gloucester Road, Kensington
81. Evelyn Waugh lived here @ 145 North End Road, Golders Green
82. Gordons... Wine Specialist @ 47 Villiers Street
83. Illustrator Charles Keeping @ 16 Church Road, Shortlands, Bromley
84. Daphne du Maurier lived here @ Cannon Cottage, Well Road, Hampstead
85. The Dove @ 19 Upper Mall, Hammersmith
86. HG Wells+Peter Cook lived here @ 17 Church Row, Hampstead, London
87. Irish poet WB Yeats Lived here @ 5 Woburn Walk, Bloomsbury, London
88. Home of Ian Fleming @ 22 Ebury Street, Westminster
89. Rimbaud and Verlaines House @ 8 Royal College Street, Camden, London
90. Well Hall Pleasaunce @ Well Hall Road, Eltham
91. Author Arnold Bennett lived here @ 75 Cadogan Square, Knightsbridge, London
92. Where Boswell met Johnson @ 8 Russell Street, Covent Garden
93. Doves Bindery and Press @ 15 Upper Mall, Hammersmith
94. Sir Clement the Great @ Boundary Road, St John's Wood
95. William Morris's Furniture @ 17 Red Lion Square, Bloomsbury, London
96. Heath Robinson lived here @ Moy Lodge, 75 Moss Lane, Pinner, Harrow
97. Strawberry Hill House @ 268 Waldegrave Road, Twickenham
98. Keats House @ Keats Grove, Hampstead, London
99. Radical booksellers since 1945 @ 5 Caledonian Road
100. HG Wells was born here @ Atlas House, 46 High Street, Bromley
101. Edward Leeson died here @ PC World, Ruislip Road, Ruislip
102. Verde & Company @ 40 Brushfield Street, Spitalfields
103. Exciting Books in Soho @ 11 Brewer Street
104. Home of Guinness Book of Records @ 107 Fleet Street
105. Home to the Daily Courant @ Fleet Street
106. Charles Dickens Childhood Home @ 16 Bayham Street
107. Drama here since 1948 @ Beech Walk, Crayford
108. The Old Curiosity Shop @ 13-14 Portsmouth Street, London
109. Legend of Fu Manchu @ Gill Street, Limehouse, London
110. Highgate Hill's Memorial Story @ Highgate Hill