Henry’s Inn

Henry’s InnThis former inn was built in 1868 along what’s often referred to as Long Island’s oldest road, the Jericho Turnpike, a former...

Reformed Church of Beacon

Frederick Clarke Withers, the architect responsible for the nearby Craig House and Poughkeepsie’s Hudson River State Hospital,...

Hardenbergh Manor

In 1706, Johannes Hardenbergh purchased a two million acre tract of land that included almost the entire Catskills region from Nanisinos, sachem...

The Bennett School for Girls

Bennett School for Girls MILLBROOK, DUTCHESS COUNTY, NEW YORK Bennett School for Girls aka “Halcyon Hall”was built as a luxury hotel in 1890, it failed to...

Hoyt House aka “The Point”

Then/Now Hoyt House aka “The Point” One of my favorite hidden relics of the Hudson Valley is this gothic-revival beauty that’s been withering away in the...

Old Mill Site (Pleasant Valley, NY)

Then/Now Old Mill Site A mill has existed at this site as far back 1757. For more than two centuries, it was a manufacturing staple for...

Hudson River State Hospital

Designed in 1867 by Frederick Clarke Withers in a High Victorian Gothic Style, this main building is just one within a sprawling complex of...

Belknap Stone House

Belknap Stone House NEWBURGH, ORANGE COUNTY, NEW YORK Built by Abel Belknap in the 1750's, this is Newburgh's second oldest structure after the Hasbrouck House. Belknap was a...

Remains of the Abandoned Catskill Game Farm

While the abandoned Borscht Belt hotels and resorts are a famous staple of abandoned Catskills sites, The Catskill Game Farm remains a much less...

Grossinger’s Catskill Resort Hotel

Before/After Grossinger's Pool It's quickly being forgotten that the Catskill Mountains were once home to a number of luxurious resorts and hotels where city residents...