2 Warrington Crescent, London

2 Warington Crescent. Photography by Adam Bowie

2 Warington Crescent. Photography by Adam Bowie

This was the birthplace and childhood home of Alan Turing, pioneer of computer science.

On 23 June 1998, on what would have been Turing’s 86th birthday, Andrew Hodges, his biographer, unveiled an official English Heritage Blue Plaque here.

Visiting

2 Warrington Crescent is now the Colonnade Hotel.