Rotherham currently enjoys a population of approximately 257,280 people (2011 census). More service industries have come up and more arts and cultural attractions are in place, like Magna Science Adventure Centre, and some world-class hotels.
Rotherham is also not left behind when it comes to sports, film, and art. Not to mention that it’s now the largest town and an economic centre in the Sheffield Urban Area.
Angels started Rother-ham, a settlement that would later grow to become a small village by 1086, a year history recognizes as the time of the Domesday Book. Rother ham literary means the Village by the Rother. No more than 100 people lived in that village at the time.
A town would later emerge out of Rotherham by the 13th C. Weekly markets and annual fairs become common. The population grew to several hundreds of people and this went on all through the centuries that followed. So did the town, it flourished by the day.
Over the 18th and the 19th C, the iron industry went on rapid growth as did the population of Rotherham. By the 19th C, the iron and steel industries were at their peak.
Properties in Rotherham
If you’re interested in buying a home in South Yorkshire within easy commute of Sheffield and Doncaster, a property in Rotherham could be the right choice for you.
You can find all sorts of styles of properties in Rotherham, from traditional Victorian and Edwardian to modern new builds and stylish apartments. The choice is yours, but to make sure your investment increases in value you really must consider double glazing.
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