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. Well Hall Pleasaunce @ Well Hall Road, Eltham
12. Sherlock Holmes was Written Here @ 10-11 Northumberland Street
13. Saffron Hill @ Saffron Hill, Farringdon
14. Trafalgar Tavern @ Park Row, Greenwich, London
15. The Greene Man @ 383 Euston Road, Marylebone
16. Radical booksellers since 1945 @ 5 Caledonian Road
17. Temple Church @ Temple, London
18. Charles Dickens Childhood Home @ 16 Bayham Street
19. History of Golden Square @ Golden Square, London
20. Goddess Mrs Beeton lived here @ 2 Chandos Villas, Harrow, Middlesex
21. Daily News to Remember @ 1 Pennington Street
22. Edgar Allen Poe lived here @ 172 Stoke Newington Church Street, Hackney
23. The Elephant and Castle Story @ Elephant and Castle, Southwark, London
24. HG Wells+Peter Cook lived here @ 17 Church Row, Hampstead, London
25. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
26. Writer Bret Harte lived here @ 74 Lancaster Gate, London
27. The worst street in London @ Dorset Street, Spitalfields, London
28. St Barnabas & the Penny Chute @ 1 Greek Street, Soho, London
29. Edward Leeson died here @ PC World, Ruislip Road, Ruislip
30. 101 Dalmations author lived here @ 19 Dorset Square, Marylebone
31. Phileas Fogg lived here! @ 7 Saville Row, Burlington Gardens, London
32. WT Stead lived here @ 5 Smith Square, Westminster, London
33. Walter Pater lived here @ 12 Earls Terrace, Kensington
34. Where Boswell met Johnson @ 8 Russell Street, Covent Garden
35. Home of Noel Coward @ 17 Gerald Road, Belgravia, London
36. Rimbaud and Verlaines House @ 8 Royal College Street, Camden, London
37. Irish poet WB Yeats Lived here @ 5 Woburn Walk, Bloomsbury, London
38. George Bernard Shaw lived here @ 29 Fitzroy Square
39. The Horn and Centre Page @ 29-33 Knightrider Street, St Pauls
40. A.C. Doyle The Eye Specialist @ 2 Devonshire Place
41. Mrs Lovett's Pie House @ Bell Yard, London
42. Author Joseph Conrad lived here @ 17 Gillingham Street, Westminster, London
43. Poet's Corner @ Westminster Abbey
44. Cash in the Wind @ The Bank Of England
45. A Monastery and a Bard @ Blackfriars
46. The Wheatsheaf @ 25 Rathbone Place
47. The Famous Berners Street Hoax @ 54 Berners Street, London
48. The Grapes @ 76 Narrow Street, Limehouse, London
49. The French House @ 49 Dean Street, Soho
50. The Boot @ 116 Cromer St, London
51. The London Library @ 14 St James' Square
52. Non-Roman Bath @ 5 Strand Lane, London
53. Berry Bros & Rudd Ltd @ 3 St. James's Street, Lambeth
54. The George and Vulture @ 3 Castle Court, London
55. The Riceyman Steps @ To Granville Place, London
56. The Albany, home to AJ Raffles @ Albany Court, St James, London
57. Author Wilkie Collins lived here @ 90 Gloucester Place (now 65)
58. Rights of Man written here @ The Old Red Lion, Islington, London
59. TS Eliot lived here @ 33 Courtfield Road, Kensington, London
60. The Dog and Duck @ Frith Street, Soho, London
61. Tragic house of Karl Marx @ 28 Dean Street, Soho, London
62. The Red Lion of Soho @ 20 Great Windmill Street, Soho, London
63. Royalty House & Theatre @ 72-74 Dean Street, Soho, London
64. Vampire author lived here @ 38 Great Pulteney Street, London
65. Dickens 1st Love lived here @ 1 Lombard Street, London
66. Clemence Dane lived here @ 34 Hamilton Terrace, St Johns Wood
67. Chaucers Canterbury Tales Origin @ Talbot Yard, Southwark, London
68. The First ever London Theatre @ 86-88 Curtain Road
69. Princess Diana's Playground @ Near Black Line Gate, Serpentine, Kensington, Lo
70. George Orwell taught here @ The Fountain House Hotel, 116-118 Church Road, H
71. The Original Hatchard's @ 173 Piccadilly, London
72. The Pillars of Hercules @ 7 Greek St, London
73. AA Milne lived here @ 13 Mallord Street, Chelsea
74. Mervyn Peake lived here @ 1 Drayton Gardens, London
75. Charles Kingsley lived here @ 56 Old Church Street, Chelsea
76. Author Arnold Bennett lived here @ 75 Cadogan Square, Knightsbridge, London
77. JB Priestley lived here @ 27 Well Walk, Hampstead, London
78. Architect Pevsner lived here @ 2 Wildwood Terrace, Hampstead, London
79. Author DH Lawrence lived here @ 32 Well Walk, Hampstead, London
80. Home of poet Robert Browning @ 19 Warwick Crescent, Paddington, London
81. William Blake lived here. @ 28 Poland Street, London
82. William Blake was born here. @ 28 Broad Street, Golden Square
83. The Edgar Wallace @ 40 Essex Street, London
84. Poet Stevie Smith's House @ 1 Avondale Road, Palmers Green
85. Novelist James Hilton lived here @ 42 Oak Hill Gardens, Woodford Green
86. JM Barrie and Peter Pan @ 100 Bayswater Road, London
87. Bleeding Heart Yard @ Bleeding Heart Yard, Hatton Garden, London
88. Ernest Dowson Died Here @ 159 Sangley Road, Catford
89. HG Wells lived here @ 13 Hanover Terrace, Green Park, London
90. The House by the Thames @ 49 Bankside, Cardinal's Wharf, Southwark, London
91. Last Gay Bookshop @ 66 Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury
92. Jane Austen lived here @ 10 Henrietta Street, Westminster, London
93. Brixton Tate Library @ Brixton Oval, Brixton, London
94. Highgate Hill's Memorial Story @ Highgate Hill
95. Legend of Fu Manchu @ Gill Street, Limehouse, London
96. Pepys's Ghost @ 12 Buckingham Street, Westminster, London
97. The Old Curiosity Shop @ 13-14 Portsmouth Street, London
98. King Kong Edgar Wallaces House @ 6 Tressillian Crescent, Brockley
99. Chopin's Last Performance @ 4 St James' Place, Piccadilly, London
100. The Turks Head Literary Club @ 9 Gerrard Street, Soho, London
101. Senate House @ Senate House, Malet Street, London
102. The Holly Bush @ 22 Holly Mount, Hampstead
103. Anthony Trollope was born here @ 16 Keppel Street, Bloomsbury, London
104. Orwell's Booklovers Corner @ 1 South End Road, Hampstead, London
105. Poet Dylan Thomas lived here @ 5 Redcliffe Street, Earls Court
106. Chaucer Lived Over the Aldgate @ 2 Aldgate High Street, London
107. John Buchan lived here @ 76 Portland Place, Marylebone, London
108. Samuel Coleridge Died Here @ 3 The Grove, Highgate, London
109. Wynkyn de Worde, Fleet St Father @ Stationer's Hall, St Brides, London
110. Charles Williams born here @ 3 Caedmon Road, Islington, London