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Reviewed July 30, 2019

Under the live oaks, among the Spanish moss, amidst the antebellum houses and other architectural delights. All that for free. Can't beat that!

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 9, 2019

This is one of my favorite places in all of Beaufort. The Historic Point is filled with amazing architecture, beautiful old trees and moss, and real history that one can feel it just walking or driving through.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed April 26, 2019 via mobile

The historic Beaufort area is great. Walked around for a couple of hours looking at beautiful old homes that have been well maintained. A must stop if you are in the area. Downtown Beaufort is also worth the time.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 22, 2019

Beautiful old homes, some that have been in movies, trees draped in Spanish moss. Nice to drive through or to park the car and walk.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Becky H
Reviewed April 15, 2019

My wife and I spent October , 2018 in Beaufort on the Point. From here, downtown Beaufort is an easy five minute walk. We rented a place on Craven . This street, as are so many in the Point, is lined with live oak trees...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed April 13, 2019

Adjacent to historic downtown Beaufort, S.C., on the harbor this hisrtoric resdiential neighborhood has pre-civil war homes on the historic register, and homes where a handful of great movies were made, two from the novels of Pat Conroy. It can be easily seen on your...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed March 31, 2019

We took a Sea Island Carriage ride through the point. Our driver was very knowledgeable and shared many interesting historical facts about the homes, inhabitants and homes. Taking a carriage ride is a great way to explore the area. Go back on your own to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 27, 2019 via mobile

The point is loaded with beautiful Antebellum homes surrounded by lush gardens and framed with tall oaks draped in Spanish Moss. This is truly a step back to another era. Go, drive slowly or walk. It is worth the time spent.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 18, 2019

the house from the movie the big chill 1983 and other huge houses are at the point nice overlook of the marsh it was worth the drive and walking down there

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Blackcat B
Reviewed March 18, 2019

Park the car, and walk. Our Beaufort visit is for business, and we take time to revisit the Classic antebellum homes. We recommend.

Date of experience: March 2019
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I was told by the visitor center that it's everything east of Carteret street. The eastern border is the Beaufort River. It's full of smaller houses and larger mansion, some of which have been used for Hollywood movies... More
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