London, England, United Kingdom
George Orwell House
1903 – 1950
Erected by the Hampstead Plaque Fund.
Location. 51° 33.525′ N, 0° 9.704′ W. Marker is in London, England. Click for map. Marker is at 77 Parliament Hill (north end of road), on the left. Marker is in this post office area: London, England NW3, United Kingdom.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. House of John Keats (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Toll Gate House (approx. 1.5 kilometers away); Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood (approx. 4.8 kilometers away); To The Immortal Memory of Sir William Wallace (approx. 6.2 kilometers away); The Battle of Britain Memorial (approx. 6.8 kilometers away); Trial of William Wallace (approx. 7 kilometers away); Tower Hill Execution Site (approx. 8 kilometers away); London Wall (approx. 8 kilometers away). Click for a list of all markers in London.
Regarding George Orwell House. George Orwell (the pen name of Eric Arthur Blair) is best known today for his chilling futuristic novel Nineteen Eighty-Four, published in 1949, and for his allegorical shorter work, Animal Farm (1945). He is also widely recognized as
Also see . . . BBC biographical sketch. (Submitted on August 26, 2013, by Roger W. Sinnott of Chelmsford, Massachusetts.)
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