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
Edward Lear lived here
2. Edward Lear lived here
Peter the Great trashed here
3. Peter the Great trashed here
The Wig and Pen Club
4. The Wig and Pen Club
Phileas Fogg lived here!
5. Phileas Fogg lived here!
Tragic house of Karl Marx
6. Tragic house of Karl Marx
Irish poet WB Yeats Lived here
7. Irish poet WB Yeats Lived here
The Red Lion of Soho
8. The Red Lion of Soho
The Soho Mural
9. The Soho Mural
The Turks Head Literary Club
10. The Turks Head Literary Club

MORE LITERARY SIGHTS:

11. The worst street in London @ Dorset Street, Spitalfields, London
12. Mrs Lovett's Pie House @ Bell Yard, London
13. Jacobs Island & Oliver Twist @ off Jacob Street
14. Da Vinci Code: Opus Dei @ 5 Orme Court, Westminster, London
15. Mary Poppins author lived here @ 50 Smith Street, Chelsea
16. Ernest Dowson Died Here @ 159 Sangley Road, Catford
17. Rossetti's Grave Digging @ Highgate Cemetery, London
18. Eccentric George Cecil Ives @ 196 Adelaide Road, Lewisham, London
19. Anthony Hopkins Odd Coincidence @ Leicester Square Tube station, London
20. Gertrude Bells Home @ 95 Sloane Street, Chelsea
21. Goddess Mrs Beeton lived here @ 2 Chandos Villas, Harrow, Middlesex
22. JM Barrie and Peter Pan @ 100 Bayswater Road, London
23. The Edgar Wallace @ 40 Essex Street, London
24. Rupert Bear was created Here @ 58 Cranes Park
25. Devils Tavern and Apollo Club @ 2 Fleet Street, London
26. Orwell's Booklovers Corner @ 1 South End Road, Hampstead, London
27. The Fitzroy Tavern @ 16 Charlotte Strreet
28. Famous Drinkers to die for @ 127 Gloucester Road, Kensington
29. The Man who knew everything @ 48 Welbeck Street, Westminster
30. PG Wodehouse lived here @ 17 Dunraven Street, Mayfair, London
31. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
32. Where Was Wych Street? @ Aldwych
33. William S Burroughs lived here @ 8 Duke Street, London
34. HG Wells was born here @ Atlas House, 46 High Street, Bromley
35. The Diary of a Drug Fiend @ 31 Wellington Square, Chelsea, London
36. Will's Coffee House @ 39 Bow Street, Covent Garden
37. HG Wells+Peter Cook lived here @ 17 Church Row, Hampstead, London
38. Shakespeare's Ireland Yard @ Ireland Yard, Blackfriars, London
39. Pepys's Ghost @ 12 Buckingham Street, Westminster, London
40. George Orwell taught here @ The Fountain House Hotel, 116-118 Church Road, H
41. Bleeding Heart Yard @ Bleeding Heart Yard, Hatton Garden, London
42. History of Golden Square @ Golden Square, London
43. Poet Stevie Smith's House @ 1 Avondale Road, Palmers Green
44. Whistler's House @ 96 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea, London
45. JB Priestley lived here @ 27 Well Walk, Hampstead, London
46. Clapham Junction & Oscar Wilde @ St John's Hill, Clapham
47. Illustrator Charles Keeping @ 16 Church Road, Shortlands, Bromley
48. London's First Railway Bookstall @ Euston Station
49. News International HQ @ Thomas More Square, Pennington Street, Wapping
50. Home of Noel Coward @ 17 Gerald Road, Belgravia, London
51. Author Wilkie Collins lived here @ 90 Gloucester Place (now 65)
52. Karl Marx Resting Place @ Highgate Cemetery, Highgate, London
53. The Original Media Mogul: Elias @ 19-24 Floral Street, Covent Garden, London
54. John Harvards Tavern @ 103 Borough High Street, Southwark, London
55. Radclyffe Halls House @ 37 Holland Street, Kensington
56. The Grapes @ 76 Narrow Street, Limehouse, London
57. William Morris' Georgian Retreat @ 26 Upper Mall, Hammersmith
58. Royalty House & Theatre @ 72-74 Dean Street, Soho, London
59. Edward Leeson died here @ PC World, Ruislip Road, Ruislip
60. Allan Chappelow Murder @ 9 Downshire Hill, Hampstead
61. William Morris's Furniture @ 17 Red Lion Square, Bloomsbury, London
62. Heath Robinson lived here @ Moy Lodge, 75 Moss Lane, Pinner, Harrow
63. The Riceyman Steps @ To Granville Place, London
64. Enid Blyton was born here @ 354 Lordship Lane, East Dulwich, London
65. The Rainbow Coffee House @ 16 Fleet Street
66. John Evelyn's House @ 14 Dover Street, Mayfair
67. St Barnabas & the Penny Chute @ 1 Greek Street, Soho, London
68. Beatrix Potters Peter Rabbit @ Brompton Cemetery, Brompton, London
69. Willie Rushton was born here @ Cromwell Road, Earl's Court
70. The Famous Berners Street Hoax @ 54 Berners Street, London
71. Novelist James Hilton lived here @ 42 Oak Hill Gardens, Woodford Green
72. London's Longest Pub? @ 25 London Street
73. Author Mary Shelley lived here @ 24 Chester Square, Belgravia
74. John Ruskin born here @ 54 Hunter Street, Holborn
75. WH Smith lived here @ 12c Hyde Park Street, Bayswater
76. 142 The Strand @ 142 The Strand, London
77. The Old Curiosity Shop @ 13-14 Portsmouth Street, London
78. Edgar Allen Poe lived here @ 172 Stoke Newington Church Street, Hackney
79. Jackie Collins Home @ Hamilton Terrace, Swiss Cottage
80. Simpsons: Home of Chess @ 100 Strand, London
81. Hazlitt's Hotel @ 6 Frith Street, Soho, London
82. Chopin's Last Performance @ 4 St James' Place, Piccadilly, London
83. Home of Sherlock Holmes @ 221b Baker Street, London
84. Verde & Company @ 40 Brushfield Street, Spitalfields
85. The House by the Thames @ 49 Bankside, Cardinal's Wharf, Southwark, London
86. Home of Angela Carter @ 107 The Chase, Clapham
87. James Bond's House @ Royal Avenue, Chelsea
88. The Pillars of Hercules @ 7 Greek St, London
89. London's Finest Recordshop @ 1 Earlham Street
90. Bram Stoker lived here @ 18 St Leonards Terrace, Chelsea
91. Legend of Fu Manchu @ Gill Street, Limehouse, London
92. Home of Ian Fleming @ 22 Ebury Street, Westminster
93. Canonbury Towers @ Canonbury Place, Islington
94. Charles Dickens Coffee House @ 26 Wellington Street, Covent Garden
95. Chaucer Lived Over the Aldgate @ 2 Aldgate High Street, London
96. Samuel Coleridge Died Here @ 3 The Grove, Highgate, London
97. Agatha Christie's First Home @ 47-48 Campden Street, Kensington
98. Lord Byron & 1st ever plaque @ 16 Holles Street, London
99. Author JG Ballard lived here @ 36 Old Charlton Road, Shepperton
100. Poet's Corner @ Westminster Abbey
101. Vampire author lived here @ 38 Great Pulteney Street, London
102. Railway Children authors home @ Stratfield House, Baring Road, Lewisham, London
103. Mrs Beeton was born here @ 24 Milk Street, Cheapside, London
104. AA Milne lived here @ 13 Mallord Street, Chelsea
105. Author DH Lawrence lived here @ 32 Well Walk, Hampstead, London
106. 2 Blokes, 1 Bookshop, No Idea @ Unit 1, Brampton Park Road, Wood Green
107. The Boot @ 116 Cromer St, London
108. Samuel Pepys birthplace @ Salisbury Court, Fleet Street
109. Charles Dickens Childhood Home @ 16 Bayham Street
110. St George the Martyr and Dickens @ Borough High Street, Southwark, London

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