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 Red Lion of Soho @ 20 Great Windmill Street, Soho, London
12. Jacobs Island & Oliver Twist @ off Jacob Street
13. Orwell's Booklovers Corner @ 1 South End Road, Hampstead, London
14. Irish poet WB Yeats Lived here @ 5 Woburn Walk, Bloomsbury, London
15. HG Wells+Peter Cook lived here @ 17 Church Row, Hampstead, London
16. Mrs Lovett's Pie House @ Bell Yard, London
17. 142 The Strand @ 142 The Strand, London
18. London's First Railway Bookstall @ Euston Station
19. Mary Poppins author lived here @ 50 Smith Street, Chelsea
20. Pepys's Ghost @ 12 Buckingham Street, Westminster, London
21. Ernest Dowson Died Here @ 159 Sangley Road, Catford
22. The Fitzroy Tavern @ 16 Charlotte Strreet
23. Home of Noel Coward @ 17 Gerald Road, Belgravia, London
24. The worst street in London @ Dorset Street, Spitalfields, London
25. 101 Dalmations author lived here @ 19 Dorset Square, Marylebone
26. Da Vinci Code: Opus Dei @ 5 Orme Court, Westminster, London
27. The Edgar Wallace @ 40 Essex Street, London
28. The Famous Berners Street Hoax @ 54 Berners Street, London
29. Clapham Junction & Oscar Wilde @ St John's Hill, Clapham
30. The Greene Man @ 383 Euston Road, Marylebone
31. The Pillars of Hercules @ 7 Greek St, London
32. Charles Dickens Childhood Home @ 16 Bayham Street
33. Hazlitt's Hotel @ 6 Frith Street, Soho, London
34. Edward Lear lived here @ 15 Stratford Place, Westminster
35. PG Wodehouse lived here @ 17 Dunraven Street, Mayfair, London
36. Illustrator Charles Keeping @ 16 Church Road, Shortlands, Bromley
37. Willie Rushton was born here @ Cromwell Road, Earl's Court
38. The French House @ 49 Dean Street, Soho
39. The Real Scrooge lived here @ 18 Great Marlborough Street
40. William S Burroughs lived here @ 8 Duke Street, London
41. Poet Stevie Smith's House @ 1 Avondale Road, Palmers Green
42. Verde & Company @ 40 Brushfield Street, Spitalfields
43. Devils Tavern and Apollo Club @ 2 Fleet Street, London
44. Eccentric George Cecil Ives @ 196 Adelaide Road, Lewisham, London
45. Trafalgar Tavern @ Park Row, Greenwich, London
46. Karl Marx Resting Place @ Highgate Cemetery, Highgate, London
47. Daphne du Maurier lived here @ Cannon Cottage, Well Road, Hampstead
48. The Soho Mural @ Noel Street, London
49. Rights of Man written here @ The Old Red Lion, Islington, London
50. Regan once lived Here @ 9 Highbury Crescent
51. James Bond's House @ Royal Avenue, Chelsea
52. AA Milne lived here @ 13 Mallord Street, Chelsea
53. News International HQ @ Thomas More Square, Pennington Street, Wapping
54. Edgar Allen Poe lived here @ 172 Stoke Newington Church Street, Hackney
55. Oscar Wilde Statue @ Charing Cross, London
56. Rossetti's Grave Digging @ Highgate Cemetery, London
57. John Evelyn's House @ 14 Dover Street, Mayfair
58. Chopin's Last Performance @ 4 St James' Place, Piccadilly, London
59. Jackie Collins Home @ Hamilton Terrace, Swiss Cottage
60. Royalty House & Theatre @ 72-74 Dean Street, Soho, London
61. The Boot @ 116 Cromer St, London
62. Exciting Books in Soho @ 11 Brewer Street
63. George Orwell taught here @ The Fountain House Hotel, 116-118 Church Road, H
64. The Rainbow Coffee House @ 16 Fleet Street
65. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
66. 84 Charing Cross Road @ 84 Charing Cross Road, London
67. The Wheatsheaf @ 25 Rathbone Place
68. A.C. Doyle The Eye Specialist @ 2 Devonshire Place
69. Bram Stoker lived here @ 18 St Leonards Terrace, Chelsea
70. HG Wells was born here @ Atlas House, 46 High Street, Bromley
71. Roald Dahl's Studio @ 8 Turnchapel Mews, Clapham
72. The Diary of a Drug Fiend @ 31 Wellington Square, Chelsea, London
73. The Grapes @ 76 Narrow Street, Limehouse, London
74. Vampire author lived here @ 38 Great Pulteney Street, London
75. The House by the Thames @ 49 Bankside, Cardinal's Wharf, Southwark, London
76. John Harvards Tavern @ 103 Borough High Street, Southwark, London
77. Dr Johnson's Dictionary House @ 17 Gough Square, London
78. Chaucer Lived Over the Aldgate @ 2 Aldgate High Street, London
79. John Ruskin born here @ 54 Hunter Street, Holborn
80. Canonbury Towers @ Canonbury Place, Islington
81. Rupert Bear was created Here @ 58 Cranes Park
82. Home of Sherlock Holmes @ 221b Baker Street, London
83. Gordons... Wine Specialist @ 47 Villiers Street
84. The Man who knew everything @ 48 Welbeck Street, Westminster
85. The London Library @ 14 St James' Square
86. TS Eliot lived here @ 33 Courtfield Road, Kensington, London
87. Strawberry Hill House @ 268 Waldegrave Road, Twickenham
88. Heath Robinson lived here @ Moy Lodge, 75 Moss Lane, Pinner, Harrow
89. Charles Dickens 'Oliver Twist' @ 22 Cleveland Street
90. George Bernard Shaw lived here @ 29 Fitzroy Square
91. William Morris' Georgian Retreat @ 26 Upper Mall, Hammersmith
92. Don't be Daunted @ 83 Marylebone High Street
93. Home of Angela Carter @ 107 The Chase, Clapham
94. A meeting of Literary Minds @ 87-89 Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury
95. Bram Stoker's Heroic Deed @ 27 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea, London
96. Bram Stoker's first London home @ 7 Southampton Street, Bloomsbury, London
97. Birthplace of GK Chesterton @ 32 Sheffield Terrace, Campden Hill
98. London's Longest Pub? @ 25 London Street
99. The Old Curiosity Shop @ 13-14 Portsmouth Street, London
100. George Orwell Lived here @ 27b Canonbury Square, Islington
101. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Home @ 9 Bywater Street, Kensington, London
102. Goddess Mrs Beeton lived here @ 2 Chandos Villas, Harrow, Middlesex
103. Simpsons: Home of Chess @ 100 Strand, London
104. Senate House @ Senate House, Malet Street, London
105. Where Boswell met Johnson @ 8 Russell Street, Covent Garden
106. Mark Twain's death @ 23 Tedworth Square, Chelsea, London
107. Mount Pleasant - or is it? @ Coldbath Square, Islington, London
108. The Horn and Centre Page @ 29-33 Knightrider Street, St Pauls
109. John Buchan lived here @ 76 Portland Place, Marylebone, London
110. Mrs Beeton was born here @ 24 Milk Street, Cheapside, London