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The oldest bed and breakfast in downtown Wilmington is being sold

The oldest bed and breakfast in downtown Wilmington is being sold. The oldest bed and breakfast in downtown Wilmington is being sold.

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - The oldest bed and breakfast in downtown Wilmington is being sold. The Verandas will go on the market in May.

The historic Verandas is more than 160-years-old and stands five stories high.  

Chuck Pennington, the co-owner of the bed and breakfast said the sale of the bed and breakfast is bittersweet.

He said he is putting the bed and breakfast on the market because it is time for him to retire and to have new blood in the business.

Pennington said he hopes the property sells to a private family. 

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