Literary themed places

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.

TOP 10 LITERARY RELATED SIGHTS IN LONDON:

The Elephant and Castle Story
1. The Elephant and Castle Story
Peter the Great trashed here
2. Peter the Great trashed here
Mary Poppins author lived here
3. Mary Poppins author lived here
Tragic house of Karl Marx
4. Tragic house of Karl Marx
The Wig and Pen Club
5. The Wig and Pen Club
Orwell's Booklovers Corner
6. Orwell's Booklovers Corner
The Red Lion of Soho
7. The Red Lion of Soho
Writer Haggard lived here
8. Writer Haggard lived here
Mrs Lovett's Pie House
9. Mrs Lovett's Pie House
Anthony Hopkins Odd Coincidence
10. Anthony Hopkins Odd Coincidence

MORE LITERARY SIGHTS:

11. HG Wells+Peter Cook lived here @ 17 Church Row, Hampstead, London
12. Evelyn Waugh lived here @ 145 North End Road, Golders Green
13. Poet's Corner @ Westminster Abbey
14. Dylan Thomas' House of Horror @ 54 Delancey Street, Camden
15. PG Wodehouse lived here @ 17 Dunraven Street, Mayfair, London
16. Will's Coffee House @ 39 Bow Street, Covent Garden
17. JM Barrie and Peter Pan @ 100 Bayswater Road, London
18. The Turks Head Literary Club @ 9 Gerrard Street, Soho, London
19. Illustrator Charles Keeping @ 16 Church Road, Shortlands, Bromley
20. Oscar Wilde Statue @ Charing Cross, London
21. Devils Tavern and Apollo Club @ 2 Fleet Street, London
22. Clapham Junction & Oscar Wilde @ St John's Hill, Clapham
23. Home of Guinness Book of Records @ 107 Fleet Street
24. Bleeding Heart Yard @ Bleeding Heart Yard, Hatton Garden, London
25. Eccentric George Cecil Ives @ 196 Adelaide Road, Lewisham, London
26. London's Longest Pub? @ 25 London Street
27. The worst street in London @ Dorset Street, Spitalfields, London
28. Goddess Mrs Beeton lived here @ 2 Chandos Villas, Harrow, Middlesex
29. Phileas Fogg lived here! @ 7 Saville Row, Burlington Gardens, London
30. Chopin's Last Performance @ 4 St James' Place, Piccadilly, London
31. Ernest Dowson Died Here @ 159 Sangley Road, Catford
32. Rossetti's Grave Digging @ Highgate Cemetery, London
33. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
34. Jacobs Island & Oliver Twist @ off Jacob Street
35. Royalty House & Theatre @ 72-74 Dean Street, Soho, London
36. History of Golden Square @ Golden Square, London
37. Shakespeare's Ireland Yard @ Ireland Yard, Blackfriars, London
38. Beatrix Potters Peter Rabbit @ Brompton Cemetery, Brompton, London
39. Jackie Collins Home @ Hamilton Terrace, Swiss Cottage
40. The Famous Berners Street Hoax @ 54 Berners Street, London
41. Karl Marx Resting Place @ Highgate Cemetery, Highgate, London
42. Where Was Wych Street? @ Aldwych
43. The Fitzroy Tavern @ 16 Charlotte Strreet
44. The French House @ 49 Dean Street, Soho
45. Edgar Allen Poe lived here @ 172 Stoke Newington Church Street, Hackney
46. The House by the Thames @ 49 Bankside, Cardinal's Wharf, Southwark, London
47. Whistler's House @ 96 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea, London
48. AA Milne lived here @ 13 Mallord Street, Chelsea
49. The Edgar Wallace @ 40 Essex Street, London
50. London's First Railway Bookstall @ Euston Station
51. The Dog and Duck @ Frith Street, Soho, London
52. The Boot @ 116 Cromer St, London
53. Author Mary Shelley lived here @ 24 Chester Square, Belgravia
54. 142 The Strand @ 142 The Strand, London
55. John Harvards Tavern @ 103 Borough High Street, Southwark, London
56. Highgate Hill's Memorial Story @ Highgate Hill
57. Samuel Coleridge Died Here @ 3 The Grove, Highgate, London
58. Mrs Beeton was born here @ 24 Milk Street, Cheapside, London
59. William S Burroughs lived here @ 8 Duke Street, London
60. Canonbury Towers @ Canonbury Place, Islington
61. Roald Dahl's Studio @ 8 Turnchapel Mews, Clapham
62. George Orwell taught here @ The Fountain House Hotel, 116-118 Church Road, H
63. James Joyce lived here @ 28b Campden Grove, Kensington, London
64. The Old Curiosity Shop @ 13-14 Portsmouth Street, London
65. Exciting Books in Soho @ 11 Brewer Street
66. Radclyffe Halls House @ 37 Holland Street, Kensington
67. Author Wilkie Collins lived here @ 90 Gloucester Place (now 65)
68. Enid Blyton was born here @ 354 Lordship Lane, East Dulwich, London
69. Railway Children authors home @ Stratfield House, Baring Road, Lewisham, London
70. Home of Noel Coward @ 17 Gerald Road, Belgravia, London
71. Legend of Fu Manchu @ Gill Street, Limehouse, London
72. HG Wells was born here @ Atlas House, 46 High Street, Bromley
73. Agatha Christie's First Home @ 47-48 Campden Street, Kensington
74. St George the Martyr and Dickens @ Borough High Street, Southwark, London
75. Willie Rushton was born here @ Cromwell Road, Earl's Court
76. Charles Dickens Coffee House @ 26 Wellington Street, Covent Garden
77. Edward Leeson died here @ PC World, Ruislip Road, Ruislip
78. Vampire author lived here @ 38 Great Pulteney Street, London
79. Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese @ 145 Fleet St
80. Berry Bros & Rudd Ltd @ 3 St. James's Street, Lambeth
81. Author DH Lawrence lived here @ 32 Well Walk, Hampstead, London
82. World's Biggest Plum Pudding! @ 17 Easycheap, London
83. Famous Drinkers to die for @ 127 Gloucester Road, Kensington
84. WT Stead lived here @ 5 Smith Square, Westminster, London
85. Doves Bindery and Press @ 15 Upper Mall, Hammersmith
86. The London Library @ 14 St James' Square
87. The Riceyman Steps @ To Granville Place, London
88. The First ever London Theatre @ 86-88 Curtain Road
89. HG Wells lived here @ 13 Hanover Terrace, Green Park, London
90. Da Vinci Code: Opus Dei @ 5 Orme Court, Westminster, London
91. The Diary of a Drug Fiend @ 31 Wellington Square, Chelsea, London
92. Home to the Daily Courant @ Fleet Street
93. Chelsea's Anglesea Arms @ 15 Selwood Terrace, Chelsea
94. Home of poet Robert Browning @ 19 Warwick Crescent, Paddington, London
95. Poet Stevie Smith's House @ 1 Avondale Road, Palmers Green
96. Voltaire lived and wrote here @ 10 Maiden Lane, Westminster, London
97. Irish poet WB Yeats Lived here @ 5 Woburn Walk, Bloomsbury, London
98. Pepys's Ghost @ 12 Buckingham Street, Westminster, London
99. King Kong Edgar Wallaces House @ 6 Tressillian Crescent, Brockley
100. Poet Dylan Thomas lived here @ 5 Redcliffe Street, Earls Court
101. Bram Stoker's first London home @ 7 Southampton Street, Bloomsbury, London
102. William Morris' Red House @ Red House Lane
103. Novelist James Hilton lived here @ 42 Oak Hill Gardens, Woodford Green
104. Lord Byron & 1st ever plaque @ 16 Holles Street, London
105. Senate House @ Senate House, Malet Street, London
106. John Buchan lived here @ 76 Portland Place, Marylebone, London
107. Charles Williams born here @ 3 Caedmon Road, Islington, London
108. William Morris's Furniture @ 17 Red Lion Square, Bloomsbury, London
109. Hazlitt's Hotel @ 6 Frith Street, Soho, London
110. The Man who knew everything @ 48 Welbeck Street, Westminster

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