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This house has been styled in the Victorian Period and is set over three floors. Staying at the Back to Backs gives a more homely stay in the city and a chance to experience urban history, without loosing modern comforts. The sitting room is on the top floor giving the opportunity to sit above the streets to enjoy the cosmopolitan city. It is within easy walking distance of New Street and Moor Street train station. The Bullring shopping centre is within 2 minutes walk as well as the famous Birmingham Markets. There are also a large amount of restaurants, bars and nightclubs within a short walking distance, as well as the Hippodrome and Alexandra theatre, cinemas and museums.
Heating: gas central heating is provided.
Parking: unloading and loading only is permitted outside the property but there are various public car parks within walking distance.
Garden: there is no garden.
Accessibility: Please note this cottage has narrow, steep and twisting stairs up to each floor.
Utilities: There is a fridge with ice box provided.
Television: A television with USB port and Blueray / DVD player is provided, the building is grade II listed, therefore we are not able to install a satellite dish, and with no cable in the area, the television has no reception.
Offers: Guests benefit from a free tour of the Back to Backs, pre-booking is essential on 0121 666 7671.
Please note: The cottage is double glazed but due to its central location, with many pubs and restaurants on its door step, it may be noisy at times, particularly at the weekend. Tours of the Back to Backs start from outside the cottages and go through a gate next to the house, so there is noise from the gate and people outside, you can also sometimes hear people on tours when they are in the adjoining house, this is only during opening hours.
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