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
Tragic house of Karl Marx
3. Tragic house of Karl Marx
The Red Lion of Soho
4. The Red Lion of Soho
The Wig and Pen Club
5. The Wig and Pen Club
Mary Poppins author lived here
6. Mary Poppins author lived here
Bleeding Heart Yard
7. Bleeding Heart Yard
Mrs Lovett's Pie House
8. Mrs Lovett's Pie House
Phileas Fogg lived here!
9. Phileas Fogg lived here!
The Fitzroy Tavern
10. The Fitzroy Tavern

MORE LITERARY SIGHTS:

11. Anthony Hopkins Odd Coincidence @ Leicester Square Tube station, London
12. Ernest Dowson Died Here @ 159 Sangley Road, Catford
13. The Turks Head Literary Club @ 9 Gerrard Street, Soho, London
14. Chaucer Lived Over the Aldgate @ 2 Aldgate High Street, London
15. Chaucers Canterbury Tales Origin @ Talbot Yard, Southwark, London
16. Irish poet WB Yeats Lived here @ 5 Woburn Walk, Bloomsbury, London
17. PG Wodehouse lived here @ 17 Dunraven Street, Mayfair, London
18. Willie Rushton was born here @ Cromwell Road, Earl's Court
19. Oscar Wilde Statue @ Charing Cross, London
20. Royalty House & Theatre @ 72-74 Dean Street, Soho, London
21. Rossetti's Grave Digging @ Highgate Cemetery, London
22. AA Milne lived here @ 13 Mallord Street, Chelsea
23. HG Wells+Peter Cook lived here @ 17 Church Row, Hampstead, London
24. Shakespeare's Ireland Yard @ Ireland Yard, Blackfriars, London
25. Beatrix Potters Peter Rabbit @ Brompton Cemetery, Brompton, London
26. Saffron Hill @ Saffron Hill, Farringdon
27. Home of Guinness Book of Records @ 107 Fleet Street
28. Devils Tavern and Apollo Club @ 2 Fleet Street, London
29. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
30. The Famous Berners Street Hoax @ 54 Berners Street, London
31. The Soho Mural @ Noel Street, London
32. Goddess Mrs Beeton lived here @ 2 Chandos Villas, Harrow, Middlesex
33. Where Was Wych Street? @ Aldwych
34. Orwell's Booklovers Corner @ 1 South End Road, Hampstead, London
35. The worst street in London @ Dorset Street, Spitalfields, London
36. Dr Johnson's Dictionary House @ 17 Gough Square, London
37. Peter Cook's Baby Lives On @ 6 Carlisle Street
38. A Funny Man schooled here @ The Ride, Brentford
39. JM Barrie and Peter Pan @ 100 Bayswater Road, London
40. Eccentric George Cecil Ives @ 196 Adelaide Road, Lewisham, London
41. History of Golden Square @ Golden Square, London
42. The French House @ 49 Dean Street, Soho
43. St George the Martyr and Dickens @ Borough High Street, Southwark, London
44. Chopin's Last Performance @ 4 St James' Place, Piccadilly, London
45. Senate House @ Senate House, Malet Street, London
46. WT Stead lived here @ 5 Smith Square, Westminster, London
47. Once home to Mr Stamp @ Canal Road, Bow
48. The Rainbow Coffee House @ 16 Fleet Street
49. Vampire author lived here @ 38 Great Pulteney Street, London
50. Samuel Coleridge Died Here @ 3 The Grove, Highgate, London
51. Canonbury Towers @ Canonbury Place, Islington
52. Jacobs Island & Oliver Twist @ off Jacob Street
53. James Joyce lived here @ 28b Campden Grove, Kensington, London
54. The Old Curiosity Shop @ 13-14 Portsmouth Street, London
55. Da Vinci Code: Opus Dei @ 5 Orme Court, Westminster, London
56. St Barnabas & the Penny Chute @ 1 Greek Street, Soho, London
57. Clapham Junction & Oscar Wilde @ St John's Hill, Clapham
58. Pepys's Ghost @ 12 Buckingham Street, Westminster, London
59. Agatha Christies Bombed House @ 58 Sheffield Terrace, Kensington
60. The Wind in Holland Park @ 16 Phillimore Place, Holland Park
61. William S Burroughs lived here @ 8 Duke Street, London
62. Bram Stoker's Heroic Deed @ 27 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea, London
63. News International HQ @ Thomas More Square, Pennington Street, Wapping
64. Princess Diana's Playground @ Near Black Line Gate, Serpentine, Kensington, Lo
65. An Art & Print Treasure @ Bride Lane, Fleet Street
66. Will's Coffee House @ 39 Bow Street, Covent Garden
67. Edgar Allen Poe lived here @ 172 Stoke Newington Church Street, Hackney
68. Sir Clement the Great @ Boundary Road, St John's Wood
69. The Boot @ 116 Cromer St, London
70. Dickens 1st Love lived here @ 1 Lombard Street, London
71. Whistler's House @ 96 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea, London
72. Author Mary Shelley lived here @ 24 Chester Square, Belgravia
73. Simpsons: Home of Chess @ 100 Strand, London
74. Barn Elms Kit Cat House @ Barn Elms, Putney, London
75. The Original Media Mogul: Elias @ 19-24 Floral Street, Covent Garden, London
76. London's Longest Pub? @ 25 London Street
77. Gothic Author Riddell lived here @ East Gate Lodge, St Ann's Road, Tottenham
78. Legend of Fu Manchu @ Gill Street, Limehouse, London
79. 2 Blokes, 1 Bookshop, No Idea @ Unit 1, Brampton Park Road, Wood Green
80. Strawberry Hill House @ 268 Waldegrave Road, Twickenham
81. The Pillars of Hercules @ 7 Greek St, London
82. John Harvards Tavern @ 103 Borough High Street, Southwark, London
83. Poet's Corner @ Westminster Abbey
84. Enid Blyton was born here @ 354 Lordship Lane, East Dulwich, London
85. The Wheatsheaf @ 25 Rathbone Place
86. Charles Williams born here @ 3 Caedmon Road, Islington, London
87. Goldsmith and Blackstone @ 2 Brick Court, Temple, London
88. Regan once lived Here @ 9 Highbury Crescent
89. The Diary of a Drug Fiend @ 31 Wellington Square, Chelsea, London
90. The Hogwart Express @ Platform 9, King's Cross Station
91. Verde & Company @ 40 Brushfield Street, Spitalfields
92. Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese @ 145 Fleet St
93. Grub Street @ Milton Street, London
94. Lord Byron & 1st ever plaque @ 16 Holles Street, London
95. Home of Sherlock Holmes @ 221b Baker Street, London
96. The Man who knew everything @ 48 Welbeck Street, Westminster
97. Mount Pleasant - or is it? @ Coldbath Square, Islington, London
98. WH Smith lived here @ 12c Hyde Park Street, Bayswater
99. Non-Roman Bath @ 5 Strand Lane, London
100. Home of Noel Coward @ 17 Gerald Road, Belgravia, London
101. The Holly Bush @ 22 Holly Mount, Hampstead
102. Shakespeare, The Lodger @ Monkswell Street, London Wall, London
103. Famous Drinkers to die for @ 127 Gloucester Road, Kensington
104. The Riceyman Steps @ To Granville Place, London
105. William Blake was born here. @ 28 Broad Street, Golden Square
106. Self Help Man lived here @ 8 Pembroke Gardens, Kensington, London
107. Berry Bros & Rudd Ltd @ 3 St. James's Street, Lambeth
108. Poet Stevie Smith's House @ 1 Avondale Road, Palmers Green
109. 142 The Strand @ 142 The Strand, London
110. Karl Marx Resting Place @ Highgate Cemetery, Highgate, London

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