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
Mary Poppins author lived here
2. Mary Poppins author lived here
Peter the Great trashed here
3. Peter the Great trashed here
Tragic house of Karl Marx
4. Tragic house of Karl Marx
The Wig and Pen Club
5. The Wig and Pen Club
The Red Lion of Soho
6. The Red Lion of Soho
The Turks Head Literary Club
7. The Turks Head Literary Club
PG Wodehouse lived here
8. PG Wodehouse lived here
Phileas Fogg lived here!
9. Phileas Fogg lived here!
Orwell's Booklovers Corner
10. Orwell's Booklovers Corner

MORE LITERARY SIGHTS:

11. Writer Haggard lived here @ 69 Gunterstone Road, Hammersmith
12. Mrs Lovett's Pie House @ Bell Yard, London
13. Ernest Dowson Died Here @ 159 Sangley Road, Catford
14. Devils Tavern and Apollo Club @ 2 Fleet Street, London
15. Anthony Hopkins Odd Coincidence @ Leicester Square Tube station, London
16. Illustrator Charles Keeping @ 16 Church Road, Shortlands, Bromley
17. Rossetti's Grave Digging @ Highgate Cemetery, London
18. HG Wells+Peter Cook lived here @ 17 Church Row, Hampstead, London
19. Where Was Wych Street? @ Aldwych
20. AA Milne lived here @ 13 Mallord Street, Chelsea
21. Edgar Allen Poe lived here @ 172 Stoke Newington Church Street, Hackney
22. 142 The Strand @ 142 The Strand, London
23. Royalty House & Theatre @ 72-74 Dean Street, Soho, London
24. The Edgar Wallace @ 40 Essex Street, London
25. Oscar Wilde Statue @ Charing Cross, London
26. History of Golden Square @ Golden Square, London
27. The worst street in London @ Dorset Street, Spitalfields, London
28. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
29. JM Barrie and Peter Pan @ 100 Bayswater Road, London
30. Simpsons: Home of Chess @ 100 Strand, London
31. London's Longest Pub? @ 25 London Street
32. Bleeding Heart Yard @ Bleeding Heart Yard, Hatton Garden, London
33. The Fitzroy Tavern @ 16 Charlotte Strreet
34. Will's Coffee House @ 39 Bow Street, Covent Garden
35. Jackie Collins Home @ Hamilton Terrace, Swiss Cottage
36. Evelyn Waugh lived here @ 145 North End Road, Golders Green
37. Jacobs Island & Oliver Twist @ off Jacob Street
38. Pepys's Ghost @ 12 Buckingham Street, Westminster, London
39. The Boot @ 116 Cromer St, London
40. Chopin's Last Performance @ 4 St James' Place, Piccadilly, London
41. The Famous Berners Street Hoax @ 54 Berners Street, London
42. Karl Marx Resting Place @ Highgate Cemetery, Highgate, London
43. William S Burroughs lived here @ 8 Duke Street, London
44. Berry Bros & Rudd Ltd @ 3 St. James's Street, Lambeth
45. Clapham Junction & Oscar Wilde @ St John's Hill, Clapham
46. Goddess Mrs Beeton lived here @ 2 Chandos Villas, Harrow, Middlesex
47. John Harvards Tavern @ 103 Borough High Street, Southwark, London
48. Shakespeare's Ireland Yard @ Ireland Yard, Blackfriars, London
49. Eccentric George Cecil Ives @ 196 Adelaide Road, Lewisham, London
50. The Rainbow Coffee House @ 16 Fleet Street
51. Agatha Christie's First Home @ 47-48 Campden Street, Kensington
52. Radclyffe Halls House @ 37 Holland Street, Kensington
53. Poet's Corner @ Westminster Abbey
54. Irish poet WB Yeats Lived here @ 5 Woburn Walk, Bloomsbury, London
55. Beatrix Potters Peter Rabbit @ Brompton Cemetery, Brompton, London
56. Free Learning for All @ Barnard's Inn Hall
57. Charles Dickens Coffee House @ 26 Wellington Street, Covent Garden
58. Chaucer Lived Over the Aldgate @ 2 Aldgate High Street, London
59. Author Wilkie Collins lived here @ 90 Gloucester Place (now 65)
60. George Orwell taught here @ The Fountain House Hotel, 116-118 Church Road, H
61. James Joyce lived here @ 28b Campden Grove, Kensington, London
62. Home of poet Robert Browning @ 19 Warwick Crescent, Paddington, London
63. Da Vinci Code: Opus Dei @ 5 Orme Court, Westminster, London
64. HG Wells was born here @ Atlas House, 46 High Street, Bromley
65. Chaucers Canterbury Tales Origin @ Talbot Yard, Southwark, London
66. The Old Curiosity Shop @ 13-14 Portsmouth Street, London
67. Home of Guinness Book of Records @ 107 Fleet Street
68. Author DH Lawrence lived here @ 32 Well Walk, Hampstead, London
69. Willie Rushton was born here @ Cromwell Road, Earl's Court
70. Home of Noel Coward @ 17 Gerald Road, Belgravia, London
71. Saffron Hill @ Saffron Hill, Farringdon
72. Roald Dahl's Studio @ 8 Turnchapel Mews, Clapham
73. Dickens 1st Love lived here @ 1 Lombard Street, London
74. Enid Blyton was born here @ 354 Lordship Lane, East Dulwich, London
75. Princess Diana's Playground @ Near Black Line Gate, Serpentine, Kensington, Lo
76. The Soho Mural @ Noel Street, London
77. Poet Stevie Smith's House @ 1 Avondale Road, Palmers Green
78. Charles Dickens Childhood Home @ 16 Bayham Street
79. Rimbaud and Verlaines House @ 8 Royal College Street, Camden, London
80. London's First Railway Bookstall @ Euston Station
81. Chelsea's Anglesea Arms @ 15 Selwood Terrace, Chelsea
82. Vampire author lived here @ 38 Great Pulteney Street, London
83. George Orwell Lived here @ 27b Canonbury Square, Islington
84. The Dog and Duck @ Frith Street, Soho, London
85. Legend of Fu Manchu @ Gill Street, Limehouse, London
86. WT Stead lived here @ 5 Smith Square, Westminster, London
87. St Barnabas & the Penny Chute @ 1 Greek Street, Soho, London
88. The George and Vulture @ 3 Castle Court, London
89. Senate House @ Senate House, Malet Street, London
90. Samuel Coleridge Died Here @ 3 The Grove, Highgate, London
91. St George the Martyr and Dickens @ Borough High Street, Southwark, London
92. Oliver Twist's Literary Home @ 48 Doughty Street, off Gray's Inn Road
93. Frankenstein author born here @ Polygon Road, Euston
94. The Grapes @ 76 Narrow Street, Limehouse, London
95. The House by the Thames @ 49 Bankside, Cardinal's Wharf, Southwark, London
96. The Man who knew everything @ 48 Welbeck Street, Westminster
97. Sir Clement the Great @ Boundary Road, St John's Wood
98. Sir John Betjeman @ 31 Highgate West Hill, Highgate, Highgate
99. The Riceyman Steps @ To Granville Place, London
100. Charles Williams born here @ 3 Caedmon Road, Islington, London
101. Once home to Mr Stamp @ Canal Road, Bow
102. Edward Leeson died here @ PC World, Ruislip Road, Ruislip
103. Dylan Thomas' House of Horror @ 54 Delancey Street, Camden
104. Mount Pleasant - or is it? @ Coldbath Square, Islington, London
105. JB Priestley lived here @ 27 Well Walk, Hampstead, London
106. The Original Media Mogul: Elias @ 19-24 Floral Street, Covent Garden, London
107. Karl Popper lived here @ 16 Burlington Rise, East Barnet, London
108. William Morris's Furniture @ 17 Red Lion Square, Bloomsbury, London
109. Home of Sherlock Holmes @ 221b Baker Street, London
110. Trafalgar Tavern @ Park Row, Greenwich, London

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