What is The Point?
The Hoyt House / The Point is probably the best example of Vaux’s application of the Picturesque movement; the marriage of building architecture with landscape design.
Calvert Vaux Preservation Alliance Online Forum
September 16, 2020 5:30 pm
CVPA’s Park & Trail Partnership Program Grant
What we learned and next steps to make a Restoration & Sustainable Reuse Plan for The Point in Staatsburg, NY
Jan Hird Pokorny Associates
Steps to a Phased Capital Plan for The Point
Charlotte Barrows & Jenny Lauer
Nelson Byrd Woltz Landscape Architects
Cultural Landscape Report: Purpose & Methodology
Cultural Landscape Report: A Survey of Sources
Hone Strategic LLP
Assessing Readiness & Feasibility
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Hike The Point!
Experience the iconic views that inspired Calvert Vaux and client Lydig Hoyt to situate the Hoyt House at The Point.
Discover The Point Barn Complex, remnants of lost outbuildings, historic carriage road and trestle bridge.
Learn about the Livingston-Hoyt Family estate, viewshed restoration and plans for the future of The Point