Walter de la Mare
Person Male Born 25/4/1873 Died 22/6/1956
Poet and writer. Born 83 Maryon Road, Charlton. Best known poem "The Listeners" ("Is there anybody there?" said the Traveller, Knocking on the moonlit door ....). Also lived at: 14 Thornsett Road, Anerley, (1912–25); Hill House, Taplow (1925–39). Died at home, Montpelier Row, the house with the plaque.