London Borough of Camden in Greater London County, 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 Borough of Camden, England, in Greater London County. Touch for map. Marker is at 77 Parliament Hill (north end of road), on the left. Marker is in this post office area: London Borough of Camden, England NW3, United Kingdom.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 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); Euston War Memorial (approx. 4 kilometers away); Saint Pancras Parish Church (approx. 4.1 kilometers away); London School of Tropical Medicine (approx. 4.2 kilometers away); William Butler Yeats (approx. 4.2 kilometers away); Sir Gerald Kelly (approx. 4.2 kilometers away); Tony Ray-Jones (approx. 4.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in London Borough of Camden.
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).
Also see . . . BBC biographical sketch. (Submitted on August 26, 2013, by Roger W. Sinnott of Chelmsford, Massachusetts.)
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