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:

Agatha Christies Bombed House
1. Agatha Christies Bombed House
The Fitzroy Tavern
2. The Fitzroy Tavern
Gordons... Wine Specialist
3. Gordons... Wine Specialist
Hazlitt's Hotel
4. Hazlitt's Hotel
Barn Elms Kit Cat House
5. Barn Elms Kit Cat House
Simpsons: Home of Chess
6. Simpsons: Home of Chess
Berry Bros & Rudd Ltd
7. Berry Bros & Rudd Ltd
Non-Roman Bath
8. Non-Roman Bath
Shakespeare, The Lodger
9. Shakespeare, The Lodger
The Wheatsheaf
10. The Wheatsheaf

MORE LITERARY SIGHTS:

11. John Harvards Tavern @ 103 Borough High Street, Southwark, London
12. George Orwell's House @ Mortimer Crescent, Kilburn
13. Poet's Corner @ Westminster Abbey
14. James Joyce lived here @ 28b Campden Grove, Kensington, London
15. Charles Kingsley lived here @ 56 Old Church Street, Chelsea
16. Author Arnold Bennett lived here @ 75 Cadogan Square, Knightsbridge, London
17. Cash in the Wind @ The Bank Of England
18. The Dove @ 19 Upper Mall, Hammersmith
19. Anthony Trollope was born here @ 16 Keppel Street, Bloomsbury, London
20. Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese @ 145 Fleet St
21. Orwell's Booklovers Corner @ 1 South End Road, Hampstead, London
22. Creator of the A-Z born here @ 3 Court Lane Gardens, East Dulwich, London
23. Punch Tavern @ 95 Fleet Street
24. William Morris' Georgian Retreat @ 26 Upper Mall, Hammersmith
25. A Monastery and a Bard @ Blackfriars
26. Beatrix Potters Peter Rabbit @ Brompton Cemetery, Brompton, London
27. Clapham Junction & Oscar Wilde @ St John's Hill, Clapham
28. Poet Dylan Thomas lived here @ 5 Redcliffe Street, Earls Court
29. Home of Guinness Book of Records @ 107 Fleet Street
30. Tragic house of Karl Marx @ 28 Dean Street, Soho, London
31. The Red Lion of Soho @ 20 Great Windmill Street, Soho, London
32. Royalty House & Theatre @ 72-74 Dean Street, Soho, London
33. William Blake lived here. @ 28 Poland Street, London
34. Chaucer Lived Over the Aldgate @ 2 Aldgate High Street, London
35. Illustrator Charles Keeping @ 16 Church Road, Shortlands, Bromley
36. John Buchan lived here @ 76 Portland Place, Marylebone, London
37. Samuel Coleridge Died Here @ 3 The Grove, Highgate, London
38. Vampire author lived here @ 38 Great Pulteney Street, London
39. Exciting Books in Soho @ 11 Brewer Street
40. The Edgar Wallace @ 40 Essex Street, London
41. Roald Dahl's Studio @ 8 Turnchapel Mews, Clapham
42. Wynkyn de Worde, Fleet St Father @ Stationer's Hall, St Brides, London
43. Author Nevil Shute born here @ 16 Somerset Road, West Ealing
44. 2 Blokes, 1 Bookshop, No Idea @ Unit 1, Brampton Park Road, Wood Green
45. Charles Williams born here @ 3 Caedmon Road, Islington, London
46. Evelyn Waugh lived here @ 145 North End Road, Golders Green
47. Time to get Trolleyed @ 73A Redchurch Street, Old Street
48. PG Wodehouse lived here @ 17 Dunraven Street, Mayfair, London
49. Ripping Yarns @ 355 Archway Road, Highgate
50. Rossetti's Grave Digging @ Highgate Cemetery, London
51. JG Ballard's Millenium People @ Chelsea Marina Harbour, Fulham, London
52. The Famous Berners Street Hoax @ 54 Berners Street, London
53. William Morris's Furniture @ 17 Red Lion Square, Bloomsbury, London
54. Novelist James Hilton lived here @ 42 Oak Hill Gardens, Woodford Green
55. Karl Marx Resting Place @ Highgate Cemetery, Highgate, London
56. Dylan Thomas' House of Horror @ 54 Delancey Street, Camden
57. The Old Nicholl @ Arnold Circus, Tower Hamlets, London
58. Charing Cross Book Worms @ Charing Cross Road
59. Frankenstein author born here @ Polygon Road, Euston
60. Self Help Man lived here @ 8 Pembroke Gardens, Kensington, London
61. Sir Clement the Great @ Boundary Road, St John's Wood
62. The Old Curiosity Shop @ 13-14 Portsmouth Street, London
63. The Original Media Mogul: Elias @ 19-24 Floral Street, Covent Garden, London
64. The George and Vulture @ 3 Castle Court, London
65. Heath Robinson lived here @ Moy Lodge, 75 Moss Lane, Pinner, Harrow
66. Mrs Lovett's Pie House @ Bell Yard, London
67. Da Vinci Code: Opus Dei @ 5 Orme Court, Westminster, London
68. George Bernard Shaw lived here @ 29 Fitzroy Square
69. Sherlock Holmes Remembered @ Baker Street Tube Station
70. Home of Sherlock Holmes @ 221b Baker Street, London
71. Edgar Allen Poe lived here @ 172 Stoke Newington Church Street, Hackney
72. Free Learning for All @ Barnard's Inn Hall
73. Mrs Beeton was born here @ 24 Milk Street, Cheapside, London
74. Goddess Mrs Beeton lived here @ 2 Chandos Villas, Harrow, Middlesex
75. 142 The Strand @ 142 The Strand, London
76. Senate House @ Senate House, Malet Street, London
77. Radical booksellers since 1945 @ 5 Caledonian Road
78. Anthony Hopkins Odd Coincidence @ Leicester Square Tube station, London
79. Author Joseph Conrad lived here @ 17 Gillingham Street, Westminster, London
80. John Evelyn's House @ 14 Dover Street, Mayfair
81. The Holly Bush @ 22 Holly Mount, Hampstead
82. Will's Coffee House @ 39 Bow Street, Covent Garden
83. The Pillars of Hercules @ 7 Greek St, London
84. A Funny Man schooled here @ The Ride, Brentford
85. St George the Martyr and Dickens @ Borough High Street, Southwark, London
86. St Barnabas & the Penny Chute @ 1 Greek Street, Soho, London
87. Don't be Daunted @ 83 Marylebone High Street
88. Author Laurence Sterne died here @ 41 Old Bond Street
89. Dr Johnson's Dictionary House @ 17 Gough Square, London
90. Home to Three Men in a Boat @ 91-104 Chelsea Gardens, Chelsea Bridge Road
91. 101 Dalmations author lived here @ 19 Dorset Square, Marylebone
92. AA Milne lived here @ 13 Mallord Street, Chelsea
93. Home of Noel Coward @ 17 Gerald Road, Belgravia, London
94. Mary Poppins author lived here @ 50 Smith Street, Chelsea
95. Author Wilkie Collins lived here @ 90 Gloucester Place (now 65)
96. Rights of Man written here @ The Old Red Lion, Islington, London
97. Mervyn Peake lived here @ 1 Drayton Gardens, London
98. The Soho Mural @ Noel Street, London
99. Chelsea's Anglesea Arms @ 15 Selwood Terrace, Chelsea
100. HG Wells+Peter Cook lived here @ 17 Church Row, Hampstead, London
101. CS Forester lived here @ 58 Underhill Road, East Dulwich
102. The Grapes @ 76 Narrow Street, Limehouse, London
103. Birthplace of the Pre-Raphaelite @ Cavendish College
104. Temple Church @ Temple, London
105. Rimbaud and Verlaines House @ 8 Royal College Street, Camden, London
106. Bram Stoker's Heroic Deed @ 27 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea, London
107. Gothic Author Riddell lived here @ East Gate Lodge, St Ann's Road, Tottenham
108. Daniel Defoe lived here @ 95 Stoke Newington Church Street, London
109. Irish poet WB Yeats Lived here @ 5 Woburn Walk, Bloomsbury, London
110. The French House @ 49 Dean Street, Soho

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