The Hill, New South Wales
Newcastle, New South Wales
Beacon Tower, originally 7 m (23 ft) high was extended to 20 m (66 ft) in 1877 after the light had been obscured by the erection of a Wesley Parsonage.
|Population||1,943 (2016 census)|
|• Density||3,335/km2 (8,640/sq mi)|
|Area||0.63 km2 (0.2 sq mi)Note1|
|Time zone||AEST (UTC+10)|
|• Summer (DST)||AEDT (UTC+11)|
|LGA(s)||City of Newcastle|
The Hill is an inner city, residential suburb of Newcastle, in the Hunter Region of New South Wales, Australia, located immediately south of Newcastle's central business district. The Hill is filled with historic Victorian terraces and is the site of a historic convict prison block. As of January 2009, the average house price in The Hill was about A$537,500.
The Hill has a number of heritage-listed sites, including:
- 51 Church Street: Woodlands
- 52a Church Street: Christ Church Cathedral
- 52a Church Street: Horbury Hunt Hall
Looking east from Jesmond House with Nobbys Head and Stockton Beach in the background.
- ^ Area calculation is based on 1:100000 map 9232 NEWCASTLE.
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- "Woodlands". New South Wales State Heritage Register. Office of Environment and Heritage. H00306. Retrieved 18 May 2018.
- "Christ Church Cathedral, Movable Collections, Cemetery and Park". New South Wales State Heritage Register. Office of Environment and Heritage. H01858. Retrieved 18 May 2018.
- "Anglican Cathedral Hall, Christ Church". New South Wales State Heritage Register. Office of Environment and Heritage. H00156. Retrieved 18 May 2018.
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