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
Mary Poppins author lived here
5. Mary Poppins author lived here
The Wig and Pen Club
6. The Wig and Pen Club
Ernest Dowson Died Here
7. Ernest Dowson Died Here
Phileas Fogg lived here!
8. Phileas Fogg lived here!
PG Wodehouse lived here
9. PG Wodehouse lived here
Mrs Lovett's Pie House
10. Mrs Lovett's Pie House

MORE LITERARY SIGHTS:

11. Where Was Wych Street? @ Aldwych
12. Home of Noel Coward @ 17 Gerald Road, Belgravia, London
13. Devils Tavern and Apollo Club @ 2 Fleet Street, London
14. HG Wells+Peter Cook lived here @ 17 Church Row, Hampstead, London
15. Oscar Wilde Statue @ Charing Cross, London
16. The Famous Berners Street Hoax @ 54 Berners Street, London
17. Daniel Defoe lived here @ 95 Stoke Newington Church Street, London
18. Edgar Allen Poe lived here @ 172 Stoke Newington Church Street, Hackney
19. Irish poet WB Yeats Lived here @ 5 Woburn Walk, Bloomsbury, London
20. AA Milne lived here @ 13 Mallord Street, Chelsea
21. Chopin's Last Performance @ 4 St James' Place, Piccadilly, London
22. Karl Marx Resting Place @ Highgate Cemetery, Highgate, London
23. History of Golden Square @ Golden Square, London
24. Anthony Hopkins Odd Coincidence @ Leicester Square Tube station, London
25. Willie Rushton was born here @ Cromwell Road, Earl's Court
26. Beatrix Potters Peter Rabbit @ Brompton Cemetery, Brompton, London
27. Berry Bros & Rudd Ltd @ 3 St. James's Street, Lambeth
28. James Joyce lived here @ 28b Campden Grove, Kensington, London
29. Canonbury Towers @ Canonbury Place, Islington
30. JM Barrie and Peter Pan @ 100 Bayswater Road, London
31. The Turks Head Literary Club @ 9 Gerrard Street, Soho, London
32. Orwell's Booklovers Corner @ 1 South End Road, Hampstead, London
33. Samuel Coleridge Died Here @ 3 The Grove, Highgate, London
34. Goddess Mrs Beeton lived here @ 2 Chandos Villas, Harrow, Middlesex
35. The Fitzroy Tavern @ 16 Charlotte Strreet
36. Royalty House & Theatre @ 72-74 Dean Street, Soho, London
37. Shakespeare's Ireland Yard @ Ireland Yard, Blackfriars, London
38. The Diary of a Drug Fiend @ 31 Wellington Square, Chelsea, London
39. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
40. The House by the Thames @ 49 Bankside, Cardinal's Wharf, Southwark, London
41. The Old Curiosity Shop @ 13-14 Portsmouth Street, London
42. William S Burroughs lived here @ 8 Duke Street, London
43. 101 Dalmations author lived here @ 19 Dorset Square, Marylebone
44. Jacobs Island & Oliver Twist @ off Jacob Street
45. Rossetti's Grave Digging @ Highgate Cemetery, London
46. The Edgar Wallace @ 40 Essex Street, London
47. Dr Johnson's Dictionary House @ 17 Gough Square, London
48. Shakespeare, The Lodger @ Monkswell Street, London Wall, London
49. Chaucers Canterbury Tales Origin @ Talbot Yard, Southwark, London
50. The Pillars of Hercules @ 7 Greek St, London
51. Bleeding Heart Yard @ Bleeding Heart Yard, Hatton Garden, London
52. Hazlitt's Hotel @ 6 Frith Street, Soho, London
53. Charles Dickens Childhood Home @ 16 Bayham Street
54. Charles Dickens Coffee House @ 26 Wellington Street, Covent Garden
55. Whistler's House @ 96 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea, London
56. Poet Dylan Thomas lived here @ 5 Redcliffe Street, Earls Court
57. Simpsons: Home of Chess @ 100 Strand, London
58. A Licence to Write @ 22 Ebury Street, Westminster
59. Sir John Betjeman @ 31 Highgate West Hill, Highgate, Highgate
60. The Grapes @ 76 Narrow Street, Limehouse, London
61. Princess Diana's Playground @ Near Black Line Gate, Serpentine, Kensington, Lo
62. Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese @ 145 Fleet St
63. Pepys's Ghost @ 12 Buckingham Street, Westminster, London
64. King Kong Edgar Wallaces House @ 6 Tressillian Crescent, Brockley
65. Vampire author lived here @ 38 Great Pulteney Street, London
66. James Bond's House @ Royal Avenue, Chelsea
67. St Barnabas & the Penny Chute @ 1 Greek Street, Soho, London
68. John Harvards Tavern @ 103 Borough High Street, Southwark, London
69. A.C. Doyle The Eye Specialist @ 2 Devonshire Place
70. Chaucer Lived Over the Aldgate @ 2 Aldgate High Street, London
71. The Original Media Mogul: Elias @ 19-24 Floral Street, Covent Garden, London
72. Bram Stoker's first London home @ 7 Southampton Street, Bloomsbury, London
73. Dickens 1st Love lived here @ 1 Lombard Street, London
74. Grub Street @ Milton Street, London
75. World's Biggest Plum Pudding! @ 17 Easycheap, London
76. The Man who knew everything @ 48 Welbeck Street, Westminster
77. A Funny Man schooled here @ The Ride, Brentford
78. Clapham Junction & Oscar Wilde @ St John's Hill, Clapham
79. Rights of Man written here @ The Old Red Lion, Islington, London
80. William Morris's Furniture @ 17 Red Lion Square, Bloomsbury, London
81. Home of Sherlock Holmes @ 221b Baker Street, London
82. WT Stead lived here @ 5 Smith Square, Westminster, London
83. The Great Bard's Theatre @ New Inn Broadway, off Gt Eastern Street
84. Enid Bagnold's Cow @ 29 Hyde Park Gate, Kensington, London
85. Legend of Fu Manchu @ Gill Street, Limehouse, London
86. Barn Elms Kit Cat House @ Barn Elms, Putney, London
87. Eccentric George Cecil Ives @ 196 Adelaide Road, Lewisham, London
88. Once home to Mr Stamp @ Canal Road, Bow
89. London's First Railway Bookstall @ Euston Station
90. The Hogwart Express @ Platform 9, King's Cross Station
91. John Ruskin born here @ 54 Hunter Street, Holborn
92. The French House @ 49 Dean Street, Soho
93. Trafalgar Tavern @ Park Row, Greenwich, London
94. The First ever London Theatre @ 86-88 Curtain Road
95. Lord Byron & 1st ever plaque @ 16 Holles Street, London
96. Goldsmith and Blackstone @ 2 Brick Court, Temple, London
97. News International HQ @ Thomas More Square, Pennington Street, Wapping
98. Enid Blyton was born here @ 354 Lordship Lane, East Dulwich, London
99. George Orwell taught here @ The Fountain House Hotel, 116-118 Church Road, H
100. Famous Drinkers to die for @ 127 Gloucester Road, Kensington
101. An Art & Print Treasure @ Bride Lane, Fleet Street
102. Heath Robinson lived here @ Moy Lodge, 75 Moss Lane, Pinner, Harrow
103. George Orwell Lived here @ 27b Canonbury Square, Islington
104. Chelsea's Anglesea Arms @ 15 Selwood Terrace, Chelsea
105. Author Mary Shelley lived here @ 24 Chester Square, Belgravia
106. Samuel Beckett lived here @ 34 Gertrude Street, Chelsea
107. Radical booksellers since 1945 @ 5 Caledonian Road
108. The Wind in Holland Park @ 16 Phillimore Place, Holland Park
109. The Boot @ 116 Cromer St, London
110. Highgate Hill's Memorial Story @ Highgate Hill

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