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:

Peter the Great trashed here
1. Peter the Great trashed here
Tragic house of Karl Marx
2. Tragic house of Karl Marx
The Elephant and Castle Story
3. The Elephant and Castle Story
Karl Popper lived here
4. Karl Popper lived here
The Wig and Pen Club
5. The Wig and Pen Club
The Red Lion of Soho
6. The Red Lion of Soho
Mary Poppins author lived here
7. Mary Poppins author lived here
Mrs Lovett's Pie House
8. Mrs Lovett's Pie House
Evelyn Waugh lived here
9. Evelyn Waugh lived here
Orwell's Booklovers Corner
10. Orwell's Booklovers Corner

MORE LITERARY SIGHTS:

11. Devils Tavern and Apollo Club @ 2 Fleet Street, London
12. Ernest Dowson Died Here @ 159 Sangley Road, Catford
13. Oscar Wilde Statue @ Charing Cross, London
14. Anthony Hopkins Odd Coincidence @ Leicester Square Tube station, London
15. London's Longest Pub? @ 25 London Street
16. PG Wodehouse lived here @ 17 Dunraven Street, Mayfair, London
17. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
18. The Famous Berners Street Hoax @ 54 Berners Street, London
19. The worst street in London @ Dorset Street, Spitalfields, London
20. Clapham Junction & Oscar Wilde @ St John's Hill, Clapham
21. Royalty House & Theatre @ 72-74 Dean Street, Soho, London
22. Edgar Allen Poe lived here @ 172 Stoke Newington Church Street, Hackney
23. HG Wells+Peter Cook lived here @ 17 Church Row, Hampstead, London
24. The Fitzroy Tavern @ 16 Charlotte Strreet
25. Karl Marx Resting Place @ Highgate Cemetery, Highgate, London
26. Phileas Fogg lived here! @ 7 Saville Row, Burlington Gardens, London
27. Chopin's Last Performance @ 4 St James' Place, Piccadilly, London
28. Senate House @ Senate House, Malet Street, London
29. Illustrator Charles Keeping @ 16 Church Road, Shortlands, Bromley
30. History of Golden Square @ Golden Square, London
31. George Orwell taught here @ The Fountain House Hotel, 116-118 Church Road, H
32. Rossetti's Grave Digging @ Highgate Cemetery, London
33. 142 The Strand @ 142 The Strand, London
34. William S Burroughs lived here @ 8 Duke Street, London
35. Home of Noel Coward @ 17 Gerald Road, Belgravia, London
36. Beatrix Potters Peter Rabbit @ Brompton Cemetery, Brompton, London
37. Canonbury Towers @ Canonbury Place, Islington
38. AA Milne lived here @ 13 Mallord Street, Chelsea
39. Jacobs Island & Oliver Twist @ off Jacob Street
40. Berry Bros & Rudd Ltd @ 3 St. James's Street, Lambeth
41. Shakespeare's Ireland Yard @ Ireland Yard, Blackfriars, London
42. Bleeding Heart Yard @ Bleeding Heart Yard, Hatton Garden, London
43. Charles Dickens Coffee House @ 26 Wellington Street, Covent Garden
44. The Old Curiosity Shop @ 13-14 Portsmouth Street, London
45. The Turks Head Literary Club @ 9 Gerrard Street, Soho, London
46. Chaucer Lived Over the Aldgate @ 2 Aldgate High Street, London
47. Goddess Mrs Beeton lived here @ 2 Chandos Villas, Harrow, Middlesex
48. JM Barrie and Peter Pan @ 100 Bayswater Road, London
49. John Harvards Tavern @ 103 Borough High Street, Southwark, London
50. Edward Leeson died here @ PC World, Ruislip Road, Ruislip
51. Roald Dahl's Studio @ 8 Turnchapel Mews, Clapham
52. Radclyffe Halls House @ 37 Holland Street, Kensington
53. The French House @ 49 Dean Street, Soho
54. Voltaire lived and wrote here @ 10 Maiden Lane, Westminster, London
55. Agatha Christie's First Home @ 47-48 Campden Street, Kensington
56. Author DH Lawrence lived here @ 32 Well Walk, Hampstead, London
57. Pepys's Ghost @ 12 Buckingham Street, Westminster, London
58. The Diary of a Drug Fiend @ 31 Wellington Square, Chelsea, London
59. HG Wells was born here @ Atlas House, 46 High Street, Bromley
60. Princess Diana's Playground @ Near Black Line Gate, Serpentine, Kensington, Lo
61. The Pillars of Hercules @ 7 Greek St, London
62. The Edgar Wallace @ 40 Essex Street, London
63. Samuel Coleridge Died Here @ 3 The Grove, Highgate, London
64. Goldsmith and Blackstone @ 2 Brick Court, Temple, London
65. Frankenstein author born here @ Polygon Road, Euston
66. Da Vinci Code: Opus Dei @ 5 Orme Court, Westminster, London
67. Virginia Woolf's Pad @ 46 Gordon Square, Bloomsbury
68. Willie Rushton was born here @ Cromwell Road, Earl's Court
69. James Bond's House @ Royal Avenue, Chelsea
70. St Barnabas & the Penny Chute @ 1 Greek Street, Soho, London
71. Jackie Collins Home @ Hamilton Terrace, Swiss Cottage
72. Chaucers Canterbury Tales Origin @ Talbot Yard, Southwark, London
73. Jane Austen lived here @ 10 Henrietta Street, Westminster, London
74. Poet's Corner @ Westminster Abbey
75. Once home to Mr Stamp @ Canal Road, Bow
76. Will's Coffee House @ 39 Bow Street, Covent Garden
77. Where Was Wych Street? @ Aldwych
78. The Rainbow Coffee House @ 16 Fleet Street
79. The Original Hatchard's @ 173 Piccadilly, London
80. Author Mary Shelley lived here @ 24 Chester Square, Belgravia
81. Legend of Fu Manchu @ Gill Street, Limehouse, London
82. Eccentric George Cecil Ives @ 196 Adelaide Road, Lewisham, London
83. St George the Martyr and Dickens @ Borough High Street, Southwark, London
84. Whistler's House @ 96 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea, London
85. Enid Blyton was born here @ 354 Lordship Lane, East Dulwich, London
86. Poet Stevie Smith's House @ 1 Avondale Road, Palmers Green
87. Irish poet WB Yeats Lived here @ 5 Woburn Walk, Bloomsbury, London
88. The House by the Thames @ 49 Bankside, Cardinal's Wharf, Southwark, London
89. Shakespeare, The Lodger @ Monkswell Street, London Wall, London
90. The Soho Mural @ Noel Street, London
91. WT Stead lived here @ 5 Smith Square, Westminster, London
92. Mount Pleasant - or is it? @ Coldbath Square, Islington, London
93. Exciting Books in Soho @ 11 Brewer Street
94. Sir Clement the Great @ Boundary Road, St John's Wood
95. Ripping Yarns @ 355 Archway Road, Highgate
96. William Morris' Red House @ Red House Lane
97. Keats House @ Keats Grove, Hampstead, London
98. The First ever London Theatre @ 86-88 Curtain Road
99. The Man who knew everything @ 48 Welbeck Street, Westminster
100. Peter Cook's Baby Lives On @ 6 Carlisle Street
101. The Great Bard's Theatre @ New Inn Broadway, off Gt Eastern Street
102. London's First Railway Bookstall @ Euston Station
103. The Grapes @ 76 Narrow Street, Limehouse, London
104. A Licence to Write @ 22 Ebury Street, Westminster
105. Well Hall Pleasaunce @ Well Hall Road, Eltham
106. Sir John Betjeman @ 31 Highgate West Hill, Highgate, Highgate
107. The Boot @ 116 Cromer St, London
108. Rights of Man written here @ The Old Red Lion, Islington, London
109. Dickens 1st Love lived here @ 1 Lombard Street, London
110. Home of poet Robert Browning @ 19 Warwick Crescent, Paddington, London

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