Our inn was awarded the 2009/2010 BEST IN THE WORLD for HISTORY one year after opening, the 2011 BEST in the SOUTH and the 2012 NC Green Travel Council 3 Dogwood Blossoms award. We currently have a 2012 Zagat listing of 27 out of 30 and are awaiting 2013 AAA Diamond Award status. We are otherwise listed as 4.5 stars on TripAdvisor, 5 stars on Google and 5 stars on BedandBreakfast.com. One young owner (wife and Chef Stormy Mongiello) will soon begin her Masters Degree program and the other (husband and Chef Marti Mongiello) to begin a Doctoral program! Leaving with love and affection and so many caring guests. This inn sale will include the US Presidential Culinary Museum and all relationships, brokers, sales agents and friendships, rolodex and includes a full wine tasting of nine wines for each guest and vineyard tour. This is one of the excellent features we offer each and every guest that stays with us, a full one hour tour of the Presidential Culinary Museum and sweet treat in room, upon arrival. An very large escrow fund of cash will be turned over at closing for bookings into next year and weddings next year. All business plans are available for review, forensic investigation of P&L, proforma and balance sheets. Our complete accounting system and CPA will be shared with you as well as digitized, fully automated booking system. Currently own 20,000+ fans in the region on numerous Facebook sites, a private mailing list for email newsletters of 6,000+ and relationships to have you on TV cooking live on the NBC Charlotte TODAY Show and CBS TV. The TV show element will be personally taken care of and with live filming. If you have been looking for a ready made, turn key famed venue to be on TV cooking and owning your own inn, this is the once in a lifetime opportunity you never thought you would see - but always realized you were worth! Private cooking booklet given to all of our Culinary Institute students will now feature your photo with our other chefs on the front cover, since you will now be in charge as the new owners. Our local printer will work with you after private introductions and all design is complimentary including addition of any of your recipes with the White House recipes. Two gift shops included and all inventory provided (currently at 124% increased sales year over year analysis on P&L), the Nature and Earth Spa (done onsite and in each room for privacy of the guests with therapists - leading therapist is Deborah Trivett), 13 foot long x 4 foot wide custom designed dining room table, brand new furniture showcased with numerous antiques throughout the entire mansion, entire Presidential Culinary Museum (located onsite) with artifacts included including several private gifts from the Presidents of the United States of America and other archival, antique and precious museum collections of the First Ladies china, hand signed letters, Christmas cards and other items personally given by the Presidents, Kings and Queens to Chefs Marti and Stormy. Brand new custom designed butcher block kitchen table utilized in daily breakfast operations, special events preparation with weddings (restaurant operations, wine tastings, dessert shows run once per month with specialty events) or can easily be converted to accommodate full meals with full restaurant operation - if you desire such. The local chefs and team are more than willing to cook your three private meals daily for you or you can dine with the guests. Its up to you to decide each day. Locally trained team that shops for all groceries for your family, cooks, does all cleaning and can check-in guests and also does all of your laundry. Auto-detailing is also offered as a service to guests and available for your usage. Additional private cleaning of your apartment is available, just let them know which day and time. Since opening day of living in this mansion we have never paid the utilities, mortgage or payroll to have and lead a full team of chefs and team. The world public pays for that and your salary also. New fixtures and all new bathrooms and showers added (4.5 total and next year two more full sized bathrooms are scheduled bringing the total to 6.5). Brand new cypher locks installed mansion-wide. Excellent landscaping, advertising, website, signed and numbered artwork from Don Troiani, Paula Deen customized furniture, custom full color brochures, postcards, prints +++ listed on over 1,000 other websites worldwide, Google, Yelp, Bing, Yahoo, Yext, yellow pages platinum listed and abnormal market share with irregularly high market take. The former White House Chef Marti Mongiello is willing to continue to associate his name and face with the inn to promote it and contribute towards your successful interpretation and running of the US Presidential Culinary Museum. This would help in name brand association and repeat visits with Presidential themed dinners cooked by him once or twice a year.