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Chapeltown - Sheffield Houses for Sale & Rent


Chapeltown - Sheffield Local Area Guide

Chapeltown is a well located and well serviced town situated in the Northern Sheffield within easy reach of the M1. Its close proximity to Sheffield, Rotherham, Barnsley and Leeds – make it a fantastic commuter location for people needing access to these areas.

The variety of transport links to and from Chapeltown to many of the major cities and towns of Yorkshire have made it a very popular place for relocation. Access is offered by a local train station which is located centrally and also a wide selection of far reaching bus routes that service Sheffield, Barnsley and Rotherham town centres among other areas.

Historically the town has been renowned for its traditional industries and the Thorncliffe Industrial Estate has been a centre point for this since the late 1800s and was involved initially in iron and at a later stage in the mining industry. In recent years, the area’s proximity to the M1 has meant expansion and a number of businesses coming to the area, particularly those involved in distribution.

The immediate area of Chapeltown is also well catered for in terms of amenities and is in fact one of Sheffield’s main business districts. The area has a wide selection of shops, supermarkets, pubs, restaurants and leisure facilities. The town is a bustling and lively one with its own local market each Friday and a range of other regular offerings.

Families moving and relocating to Chapeltown can rest easy as Chapeltown has 49 schools within 3 miles of the town area. This fantastic selection of quality schools provides plenty of choice for children‘s education. Chapeltown is looked after in terms of services and the area has its own local swimming pool, local library and plenty of green space. In fact the town is surrounded on either side by a cricket ground and wooded park.

Chapeltown is a fantastic location in the region for those looking for a town with plenty of facilities and some great transport links to surrounding areas. It has an array of surrounding green space and is within close proximity of the M1, making it a fantastic place to live in the area of Sheffield.