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
The Red Lion of Soho
3. The Red Lion of Soho
Tragic house of Karl Marx
4. Tragic house of Karl Marx
PG Wodehouse lived here
5. PG Wodehouse lived here
Ernest Dowson Died Here
6. Ernest Dowson Died Here
Mary Poppins author lived here
7. Mary Poppins author lived here
The Wig and Pen Club
8. The Wig and Pen Club
Mrs Lovett's Pie House
9. Mrs Lovett's Pie House
Phileas Fogg lived here!
10. Phileas Fogg lived here!

MORE LITERARY SIGHTS:

11. Where Was Wych Street? @ Aldwych
12. Home of Noel Coward @ 17 Gerald Road, Belgravia, London
13. Daniel Defoe lived here @ 95 Stoke Newington Church Street, London
14. HG Wells+Peter Cook lived here @ 17 Church Row, Hampstead, London
15. Karl Marx Resting Place @ Highgate Cemetery, Highgate, London
16. Oscar Wilde Statue @ Charing Cross, London
17. Irish poet WB Yeats Lived here @ 5 Woburn Walk, Bloomsbury, London
18. Chopin's Last Performance @ 4 St James' Place, Piccadilly, London
19. The Famous Berners Street Hoax @ 54 Berners Street, London
20. AA Milne lived here @ 13 Mallord Street, Chelsea
21. Samuel Coleridge Died Here @ 3 The Grove, Highgate, London
22. History of Golden Square @ Golden Square, London
23. Devils Tavern and Apollo Club @ 2 Fleet Street, London
24. Goddess Mrs Beeton lived here @ 2 Chandos Villas, Harrow, Middlesex
25. Edgar Allen Poe lived here @ 172 Stoke Newington Church Street, Hackney
26. Anthony Hopkins Odd Coincidence @ Leicester Square Tube station, London
27. Orwell's Booklovers Corner @ 1 South End Road, Hampstead, London
28. Canonbury Towers @ Canonbury Place, Islington
29. Berry Bros & Rudd Ltd @ 3 St. James's Street, Lambeth
30. JM Barrie and Peter Pan @ 100 Bayswater Road, London
31. The Turks Head Literary Club @ 9 Gerrard Street, Soho, London
32. The Diary of a Drug Fiend @ 31 Wellington Square, Chelsea, London
33. The Fitzroy Tavern @ 16 Charlotte Strreet
34. Royalty House & Theatre @ 72-74 Dean Street, Soho, London
35. Beatrix Potters Peter Rabbit @ Brompton Cemetery, Brompton, London
36. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
37. James Joyce lived here @ 28b Campden Grove, Kensington, London
38. Shakespeare's Ireland Yard @ Ireland Yard, Blackfriars, London
39. The Old Curiosity Shop @ 13-14 Portsmouth Street, London
40. 101 Dalmations author lived here @ 19 Dorset Square, Marylebone
41. Jacobs Island & Oliver Twist @ off Jacob Street
42. The Edgar Wallace @ 40 Essex Street, London
43. Sir John Betjeman @ 31 Highgate West Hill, Highgate, Highgate
44. Rossetti's Grave Digging @ Highgate Cemetery, London
45. Poet Dylan Thomas lived here @ 5 Redcliffe Street, Earls Court
46. Hazlitt's Hotel @ 6 Frith Street, Soho, London
47. Princess Diana's Playground @ Near Black Line Gate, Serpentine, Kensington, Lo
48. Dr Johnson's Dictionary House @ 17 Gough Square, London
49. Willie Rushton was born here @ Cromwell Road, Earl's Court
50. Chaucers Canterbury Tales Origin @ Talbot Yard, Southwark, London
51. Bleeding Heart Yard @ Bleeding Heart Yard, Hatton Garden, London
52. Shakespeare, The Lodger @ Monkswell Street, London Wall, London
53. Bram Stoker's first London home @ 7 Southampton Street, Bloomsbury, London
54. A.C. Doyle The Eye Specialist @ 2 Devonshire Place
55. World's Biggest Plum Pudding! @ 17 Easycheap, London
56. Simpsons: Home of Chess @ 100 Strand, London
57. William S Burroughs lived here @ 8 Duke Street, London
58. Charles Dickens Childhood Home @ 16 Bayham Street
59. The Grapes @ 76 Narrow Street, Limehouse, London
60. Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese @ 145 Fleet St
61. The House by the Thames @ 49 Bankside, Cardinal's Wharf, Southwark, London
62. Pepys's Ghost @ 12 Buckingham Street, Westminster, London
63. WT Stead lived here @ 5 Smith Square, Westminster, London
64. Charles Dickens Coffee House @ 26 Wellington Street, Covent Garden
65. Whistler's House @ 96 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea, London
66. The Pillars of Hercules @ 7 Greek St, London
67. Chaucer Lived Over the Aldgate @ 2 Aldgate High Street, London
68. William Morris's Furniture @ 17 Red Lion Square, Bloomsbury, London
69. James Bond's House @ Royal Avenue, Chelsea
70. Dickens 1st Love lived here @ 1 Lombard Street, London
71. King Kong Edgar Wallaces House @ 6 Tressillian Crescent, Brockley
72. The Man who knew everything @ 48 Welbeck Street, Westminster
73. The Great Bard's Theatre @ New Inn Broadway, off Gt Eastern Street
74. John Ruskin born here @ 54 Hunter Street, Holborn
75. Clapham Junction & Oscar Wilde @ St John's Hill, Clapham
76. Grub Street @ Milton Street, London
77. Legend of Fu Manchu @ Gill Street, Limehouse, London
78. The Original Media Mogul: Elias @ 19-24 Floral Street, Covent Garden, London
79. Once home to Mr Stamp @ Canal Road, Bow
80. A Licence to Write @ 22 Ebury Street, Westminster
81. Enid Bagnold's Cow @ 29 Hyde Park Gate, Kensington, London
82. Vampire author lived here @ 38 Great Pulteney Street, London
83. Trafalgar Tavern @ Park Row, Greenwich, London
84. The First ever London Theatre @ 86-88 Curtain Road
85. John Harvards Tavern @ 103 Borough High Street, Southwark, London
86. Heath Robinson lived here @ Moy Lodge, 75 Moss Lane, Pinner, Harrow
87. A Funny Man schooled here @ The Ride, Brentford
88. St Barnabas & the Penny Chute @ 1 Greek Street, Soho, London
89. Home of Sherlock Holmes @ 221b Baker Street, London
90. Famous Drinkers to die for @ 127 Gloucester Road, Kensington
91. The worst street in London @ Dorset Street, Spitalfields, London
92. London's First Railway Bookstall @ Euston Station
93. News International HQ @ Thomas More Square, Pennington Street, Wapping
94. Enid Blyton was born here @ 354 Lordship Lane, East Dulwich, London
95. George Orwell taught here @ The Fountain House Hotel, 116-118 Church Road, H
96. Author Mary Shelley lived here @ 24 Chester Square, Belgravia
97. Brixton Tate Library @ Brixton Oval, Brixton, London
98. Samuel Beckett lived here @ 34 Gertrude Street, Chelsea
99. An Art & Print Treasure @ Bride Lane, Fleet Street
100. Goldsmith and Blackstone @ 2 Brick Court, Temple, London
101. The Hogwart Express @ Platform 9, King's Cross Station
102. Canada Water Super-Library @ 21 Surrey Quays Road, Rotherhithe
103. Rights of Man written here @ The Old Red Lion, Islington, London
104. Jane Austen lived here @ 10 Henrietta Street, Westminster, London
105. Barn Elms Kit Cat House @ Barn Elms, Putney, London
106. George Orwell Lived here @ 27b Canonbury Square, Islington
107. Chelsea's Anglesea Arms @ 15 Selwood Terrace, Chelsea
108. The French House @ 49 Dean Street, Soho
109. The Boot @ 116 Cromer St, London
110. Keats House @ Keats Grove, Hampstead, London

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