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. Mrs Lovett's Pie House @ Bell Yard, London
12. Mary Poppins author lived here @ 50 Smith Street, Chelsea
13. Chaucers Canterbury Tales Origin @ Talbot Yard, Southwark, London
14. Once home to Mr Stamp @ Canal Road, Bow
15. George Orwell taught here @ The Fountain House Hotel, 116-118 Church Road, H
16. Rossetti's Grave Digging @ Highgate Cemetery, London
17. News International HQ @ Thomas More Square, Pennington Street, Wapping
18. PG Wodehouse lived here @ 17 Dunraven Street, Mayfair, London
19. Beatrix Potters Peter Rabbit @ Brompton Cemetery, Brompton, London
20. Charles Dickens Childhood Home @ 16 Bayham Street
21. John Ruskin born here @ 54 Hunter Street, Holborn
22. Tragic house of Karl Marx @ 28 Dean Street, Soho, London
23. History of Golden Square @ Golden Square, London
24. John Harvards Tavern @ 103 Borough High Street, Southwark, London
25. Orwell's Booklovers Corner @ 1 South End Road, Hampstead, London
26. The Fitzroy Tavern @ 16 Charlotte Strreet
27. Goddess Mrs Beeton lived here @ 2 Chandos Villas, Harrow, Middlesex
28. Devils Tavern and Apollo Club @ 2 Fleet Street, London
29. Poet's Corner @ Westminster Abbey
30. Royalty House & Theatre @ 72-74 Dean Street, Soho, London
31. JG Ballard's Millenium People @ Chelsea Marina Harbour, Fulham, London
32. Legend of Fu Manchu @ Gill Street, Limehouse, London
33. Pepys's Ghost @ 12 Buckingham Street, Westminster, London
34. Charles Dickens Coffee House @ 26 Wellington Street, Covent Garden
35. Rights of Man written here @ The Old Red Lion, Islington, London
36. Whistler's House @ 96 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea, London
37. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
38. Saffron Hill @ Saffron Hill, Farringdon
39. The Diary of a Drug Fiend @ 31 Wellington Square, Chelsea, London
40. Daphne du Maurier lived here @ Cannon Cottage, Well Road, Hampstead
41. Peter Cook's Baby Lives On @ 6 Carlisle Street
42. The worst street in London @ Dorset Street, Spitalfields, London
43. The Hogwart Express @ Platform 9, King's Cross Station
44. London's Finest Recordshop @ 1 Earlham Street
45. Vampire author lived here @ 38 Great Pulteney Street, London
46. The Greene Man @ 383 Euston Road, Marylebone
47. HG Wells+Peter Cook lived here @ 17 Church Row, Hampstead, London
48. Chaucer Lived Over the Aldgate @ 2 Aldgate High Street, London
49. St George the Martyr and Dickens @ Borough High Street, Southwark, London
50. Edgar Allen Poe lived here @ 172 Stoke Newington Church Street, Hackney
51. The Original Hatchard's @ 173 Piccadilly, London
52. Architect Pevsner lived here @ 2 Wildwood Terrace, Hampstead, London
53. Bram Stoker's Heroic Deed @ 27 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea, London
54. Home of Noel Coward @ 17 Gerald Road, Belgravia, London
55. Irish poet WB Yeats Lived here @ 5 Woburn Walk, Bloomsbury, London
56. Jacobs Island & Oliver Twist @ off Jacob Street
57. The Albany, home to AJ Raffles @ Albany Court, St James, London
58. Goldsmith and Blackstone @ 2 Brick Court, Temple, London
59. 142 The Strand @ 142 The Strand, London
60. World's Biggest Plum Pudding! @ 17 Easycheap, London
61. Shakespeare's Ireland Yard @ Ireland Yard, Blackfriars, London
62. Ernest Dowson Died Here @ 159 Sangley Road, Catford
63. Free Learning for All @ Barnard's Inn Hall
64. Virginia Woolf's Pad @ 46 Gordon Square, Bloomsbury
65. The Soho Mural @ Noel Street, London
66. Where Boswell met Johnson @ 8 Russell Street, Covent Garden
67. WH Smith lived here @ 12c Hyde Park Street, Bayswater
68. Jane Austen lived here @ 10 Henrietta Street, Westminster, London
69. A Monastery and a Bard @ Blackfriars
70. John Evelyn's House @ 14 Dover Street, Mayfair
71. Keats House @ Keats Grove, Hampstead, London
72. Mrs Beeton was born here @ 24 Milk Street, Cheapside, London
73. Canonbury Towers @ Canonbury Place, Islington
74. Gertrude Bells Home @ 95 Sloane Street, Chelsea
75. Home of poet Robert Browning @ 19 Warwick Crescent, Paddington, London
76. Cash in the Wind @ The Bank Of England
77. London's Longest Pub? @ 25 London Street
78. Enid Blyton was born here @ 354 Lordship Lane, East Dulwich, London
79. Author Nevil Shute born here @ 16 Somerset Road, West Ealing
80. William Morris's Furniture @ 17 Red Lion Square, Bloomsbury, London
81. An Art & Print Treasure @ Bride Lane, Fleet Street
82. Famous Drinkers to die for @ 127 Gloucester Road, Kensington
83. Birthplace of the Pre-Raphaelite @ Cavendish College
84. Where Was Wych Street? @ Aldwych
85. Edward Leeson died here @ PC World, Ruislip Road, Ruislip
86. The Rainbow Coffee House @ 16 Fleet Street
87. Bram Stoker's first London home @ 7 Southampton Street, Bloomsbury, London
88. Oscar Wilde Statue @ Charing Cross, London
89. The First ever London Theatre @ 86-88 Curtain Road
90. Karl Marx Resting Place @ Highgate Cemetery, Highgate, London
91. Eccentric George Cecil Ives @ 196 Adelaide Road, Lewisham, London
92. Da Vinci Code: Opus Dei @ 5 Orme Court, Westminster, London
93. Samuel Coleridge Died Here @ 3 The Grove, Highgate, London
94. Willie Rushton was born here @ Cromwell Road, Earl's Court
95. Ann Radcliffe lived here @ 7 Buckingham Gate, Pimlico
96. The Original Media Mogul: Elias @ 19-24 Floral Street, Covent Garden, London
97. Hazlitt's Hotel @ 6 Frith Street, Soho, London
98. Clapham Junction & Oscar Wilde @ St John's Hill, Clapham
99. George Bernard Shaw lived here @ 29 Fitzroy Square
100. WT Stead lived here @ 5 Smith Square, Westminster, London
101. Princess Diana's Playground @ Near Black Line Gate, Serpentine, Kensington, Lo
102. Doves Bindery and Press @ 15 Upper Mall, Hammersmith
103. Birthplace of Georgette Heyer @ 103 Woodside, Wimbledon
104. The Horn and Centre Page @ 29-33 Knightrider Street, St Pauls
105. Sherlock Holmes Remembered @ Baker Street Tube Station
106. Ripping Yarns @ 355 Archway Road, Highgate
107. Home of Sherlock Holmes @ 221b Baker Street, London
108. Will's Coffee House @ 39 Bow Street, Covent Garden
109. William Blake lived here. @ 28 Poland Street, London
110. Karl Popper lived here @ 16 Burlington Rise, East Barnet, London