Edgar Allen Poe lived here
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Edgar Allen Poe lived here

Horror writer and poet Edgar Allen Poe lived here as a young man


After attending the Manor School at Stoke Newington, fledgling writer and poet Poe attended the Reverend John Bransby’s Manor House boarding school in the fall of 1818.

The American writer Edgar Allan Poe was famous for his horror stories like ‘The Fall of the House Of Usher’ and ‘The Tell-tale Heart’.

Location: 172 Stoke Newington Church Street, Hackney, N16 0JL