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Tuxedo Park, NY: A Time Warp Beyond the Stone Gates

Tuxedo Park, NY: A Time Warp Beyond the Stone Gates

 

Tuxedo Park, NY: A Time Warp Beyond the Stone Gates

Founded in the 1880s by the tobacco baron Pierre Lorillard IV as a hunting and fishing playground for his fellow tycoons, Tuxedo Park now sits within the town of Tuxedo in Orange County. Best known for lending its name to men’s formal wear, it is one of the oldest gated communities in the United States, with access restricted to its 300 or so families, about half of whom are part-time residents.

 

To read entire article as written by James C. Pearson For New York Times: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/04/05/realestate/tuxedo-park-ny-a-time-warp-beyond-the-stone-gates.html?action=click&contentCollection=realestate&region=rank&module=package&version=highlights&contentPlacement=1&pgtype=sectionfront