Hackney, South Australia

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Hackney
AdelaideSouth Australia
St Peters College, Hackney 2.jpg
Population 616 (2006 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 5069
LGA(s) City of Norwood Payneham St Peters

Hackney is a suburb of Adelaide in the City of Norwood Payneham St Peters. It is adjacent to the City centre and North Adelaide. Part of the O Bahn system lies here and presently, this system is being upgraded. Hackney Road and Payneham Road are main roads running through the suburb. Hackney Road is part of the City Ring Route, Adelaide. There are many expensive houses in this area.

St Peter's College, an independent boys school near the Adelaide Parklands, is located within the suburb. This college is more than a hundred years old. Three historic buildings in the college, the Old School House, Big Quad Precinct and Palm House, are listed on the South Australian Heritage Register.[2][3][4]

Parts of Adelaide Botanic Gardens, Botanic Park, Adelaide and the National Wine Centre are in close proximity to Hackney.

Romilly House on North Terrace is also listed on the Heritage Register.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (25 October 2007). "Hackney (State Suburb)". 2006 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 17 July 2008. 
  2. ^ "Old School House, St Peter's College". South Australian Heritage Register. Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources. Retrieved 13 December 2016. 
  3. ^ "St Peter's College - Big Quad Precinct". South Australian Heritage Register. Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources. Retrieved 13 December 2016. 
  4. ^ "Palm House (former Dwelling), St Peter's College". South Australian Heritage Register. Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources. Retrieved 13 December 2016. 
  5. ^ "Former Romilly House". South Australian Heritage Register. Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources. Retrieved 13 December 2016. 

Coordinates: 34°55′01″S 138°36′58″E / 34.917°S 138.616°E / -34.917; 138.616