Discover the views that inspired Constable's paintings

John Constable grew up at Flatford Mill on the River Stour. In many of his best known paintings and sketches he captured the places close to his boyhood home and the scenes of everyday rural life there. Discover the views that inspired him - we've put together a list of his best known paintings and their What3Words locations for you to explore.

Discover Constable country...

Download our handy map and follow the Constable trail, or use the What3Words app on your smartphone to find the locations that inspired Constable's paintings of Flatford. 

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The Hay Wain

Wages.Shutting.Hoped

The Hay Wain by John Constable 1821. National Gallery London
The Hay Wain - John Constable
The Hay Wain by John Constable 1821. National Gallery London

Willy Lott's House

Junior.Eased.Hoofs 

The Mill Stream

Light.Removers.Earplugs

Boat Building

Spelled.Teeth.Flagging

Boat-building Near Flatford Mill 1814
Boat-building Near Flatford Mill 1814
Boat-building Near Flatford Mill 1814

A view on the Stour near Dedham

Choirs.Riskiest.Anchovies

Scene on a Navigable River (Flatford Mill)

Crunch.Traded.Limp

Boys Fishing

Iceberg.Sniff.Else

The Lock

Comb.Evolution.Bombard

The White Horse

Seducing.Exhales.Exit