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. The worst street in London @ Dorset Street, Spitalfields, London
12. The Soho Mural @ Noel Street, London
13. Tragic house of Karl Marx @ 28 Dean Street, Soho, London
14. HG Wells+Peter Cook lived here @ 17 Church Row, Hampstead, London
15. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
16. Irish poet WB Yeats Lived here @ 5 Woburn Walk, Bloomsbury, London
17. Ernest Dowson Died Here @ 159 Sangley Road, Catford
18. Oscar Wilde Statue @ Charing Cross, London
19. Devils Tavern and Apollo Club @ 2 Fleet Street, London
20. Da Vinci Code: Opus Dei @ 5 Orme Court, Westminster, London
21. Shakespeare's Ireland Yard @ Ireland Yard, Blackfriars, London
22. Eccentric George Cecil Ives @ 196 Adelaide Road, Lewisham, London
23. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Home @ 9 Bywater Street, Kensington, London
24. 142 The Strand @ 142 The Strand, London
25. Edgar Allen Poe lived here @ 172 Stoke Newington Church Street, Hackney
26. The Diary of a Drug Fiend @ 31 Wellington Square, Chelsea, London
27. The Famous Berners Street Hoax @ 54 Berners Street, London
28. Charles Dickens Childhood Home @ 16 Bayham Street
29. History of Golden Square @ Golden Square, London
30. Verde & Company @ 40 Brushfield Street, Spitalfields
31. Canonbury Towers @ Canonbury Place, Islington
32. Chaucer Lived Over the Aldgate @ 2 Aldgate High Street, London
33. The Fitzroy Tavern @ 16 Charlotte Strreet
34. Orwell's Booklovers Corner @ 1 South End Road, Hampstead, London
35. James Bond's House @ Royal Avenue, Chelsea
36. Jacobs Island & Oliver Twist @ off Jacob Street
37. Clapham Junction & Oscar Wilde @ St John's Hill, Clapham
38. Gordons... Wine Specialist @ 47 Villiers Street
39. Mount Pleasant - or is it? @ Coldbath Square, Islington, London
40. John Evelyn's House @ 14 Dover Street, Mayfair
41. Chopin's Last Performance @ 4 St James' Place, Piccadilly, London
42. The French House @ 49 Dean Street, Soho
43. George Orwell taught here @ The Fountain House Hotel, 116-118 Church Road, H
44. The Riceyman Steps @ To Granville Place, London
45. Dickens 1st Love lived here @ 1 Lombard Street, London
46. Princess Diana's Playground @ Near Black Line Gate, Serpentine, Kensington, Lo
47. News International HQ @ Thomas More Square, Pennington Street, Wapping
48. The Greene Man @ 383 Euston Road, Marylebone
49. William S Burroughs lived here @ 8 Duke Street, London
50. The Pillars of Hercules @ 7 Greek St, London
51. Hazlitt's Hotel @ 6 Frith Street, Soho, London
52. PG Wodehouse lived here @ 17 Dunraven Street, Mayfair, London
53. Royalty House & Theatre @ 72-74 Dean Street, Soho, London
54. Vampire author lived here @ 38 Great Pulteney Street, London
55. Will's Coffee House @ 39 Bow Street, Covent Garden
56. Edward Leeson died here @ PC World, Ruislip Road, Ruislip
57. The Edgar Wallace @ 40 Essex Street, London
58. Edward Lear lived here @ 15 Stratford Place, Westminster
59. Home of Ian Fleming @ 22 Ebury Street, Westminster
60. Allan Chappelow Murder @ 9 Downshire Hill, Hampstead
61. 101 Dalmations author lived here @ 19 Dorset Square, Marylebone
62. John Harvards Tavern @ 103 Borough High Street, Southwark, London
63. St Barnabas & the Penny Chute @ 1 Greek Street, Soho, London
64. Karl Marx Resting Place @ Highgate Cemetery, Highgate, London
65. Poet Stevie Smith's House @ 1 Avondale Road, Palmers Green
66. Novelist James Hilton lived here @ 42 Oak Hill Gardens, Woodford Green
67. Samuel Coleridge Died Here @ 3 The Grove, Highgate, London
68. Karl Popper lived here @ 16 Burlington Rise, East Barnet, London
69. Home of Noel Coward @ 17 Gerald Road, Belgravia, London
70. Pepys's Ghost @ 12 Buckingham Street, Westminster, London
71. WT Stead lived here @ 5 Smith Square, Westminster, London
72. Brixton Tate Library @ Brixton Oval, Brixton, London
73. Rossetti's Grave Digging @ Highgate Cemetery, London
74. William Blake lived here. @ 28 Poland Street, London
75. Railway Children authors home @ Stratfield House, Baring Road, Lewisham, London
76. Exciting Books in Soho @ 11 Brewer Street
77. AA Milne lived here @ 13 Mallord Street, Chelsea
78. Simpsons: Home of Chess @ 100 Strand, London
79. JM Barrie and Peter Pan @ 100 Bayswater Road, London
80. William Morris's Furniture @ 17 Red Lion Square, Bloomsbury, London
81. The Grapes @ 76 Narrow Street, Limehouse, London
82. Author DH Lawrence lived here @ 32 Well Walk, Hampstead, London
83. HG Wells was born here @ Atlas House, 46 High Street, Bromley
84. Jackie Collins Home @ Hamilton Terrace, Swiss Cottage
85. Goddess Mrs Beeton lived here @ 2 Chandos Villas, Harrow, Middlesex
86. Sherlock Holmes was Written Here @ 10-11 Northumberland Street
87. CS Forester lived here @ 58 Underhill Road, East Dulwich
88. John Ruskin born here @ 54 Hunter Street, Holborn
89. The Rainbow Coffee House @ 16 Fleet Street
90. Birthplace of GK Chesterton @ 32 Sheffield Terrace, Campden Hill
91. TS Eliot lived here @ 33 Courtfield Road, Kensington, London
92. London's First Railway Bookstall @ Euston Station
93. Lord Byron & 1st ever plaque @ 16 Holles Street, London
94. Walter Pater lived here @ 12 Earls Terrace, Kensington
95. Lawrence of Arabia's Land @ Pole Hill, Chingford
96. Rights of Man written here @ The Old Red Lion, Islington, London
97. Home of Sherlock Holmes @ 221b Baker Street, London
98. William Morris' Red House @ Red House Lane
99. Heath Robinson lived here @ Moy Lodge, 75 Moss Lane, Pinner, Harrow
100. Illustrator Charles Keeping @ 16 Church Road, Shortlands, Bromley
101. Beatrix Potters Peter Rabbit @ Brompton Cemetery, Brompton, London
102. Rupert Bear was created Here @ 58 Cranes Park
103. Trafalgar Tavern @ Park Row, Greenwich, London
104. Author Nevil Shute born here @ 16 Somerset Road, West Ealing
105. Whistler's House @ 96 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea, London
106. Chaucers Canterbury Tales Origin @ Talbot Yard, Southwark, London
107. Bleeding Heart Yard @ Bleeding Heart Yard, Hatton Garden, London
108. Peter Cook's Baby Lives On @ 6 Carlisle Street
109. Samuel Beckett lived here @ 34 Gertrude Street, Chelsea
110. Poet's Corner @ Westminster Abbey