George Orwell 1903-1950 novelist & political essayist lived here

Nope, there's definitely no CCTV camera outside George Orwell's house. The artist Steve Ullathorne has caused a stir in Feb 2012 with his image from "Restyles of the Dead and Famous". This plaque is by far our most popular landing page, with over 20 thousand people visiting. Stick around and explore. If you like unusual plaques then take a look at our favourites

Photo of George Orwell blue plaque
Spudgun67 on Wikimedia Commons
Photo of George Orwell blue plaque
Simon Harriyott on Flickr
Photo of George Orwell blue plaque
Open Plaques on Flickr
Photo of George Orwell blue plaque
Simon Harriyott on Flickr
Photo of George Orwell blue plaque
Kip Voytek on Flickr
Photo of George Orwell blue plaque
Spudgun67 on Wikimedia Commons

22 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London
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