The Hill, Gauteng
The suburb of The Hill is located only minutes away, to the south of the CBD of Johannesburg. The surrounding suburbs include La Rochelle, Kenilworth, Rosettenville, Linmeyer, Regents Park Estate and the Klipriviersberg Estate. The South Rand Road forms the southern border of The Hill, while the N17 lies a short distance to the north of the suburb. The Wemmer Pan Road, which becomes Diagonal Street, also runs past to the north of the suburb. This road will take you through to the city of Johannesburg.
The majority of the properties for sale in the area are freestanding houses. Other properties include apartments as well as a few townhouses. Most of the houses sell on average for just over R1 million. The residents of The Hill are conveniently close to schools and churches. There is The Hill High School, the Highveld Primary School and a number of other schools in the surrounding areas. The South Rand Hospital is a government facility that is situated along Friars Hill Road in the area.
One of the more interesting places within The Hill is the Johannesburg Equestrian Centre. Here students, both young and old, can learn to care for the horses as well as learn how to ride. Shopping Centres nearby include the Rosettenville Junction as well as the larger Glen Shopping Mall in Oakdene.
Some noteworthy places to visit close to The Hill, include the Johannesburg Fresh Produce Market, the James Hall transport museum, the famous Gold Reef City and the very popular Klipriviersberg Nature reserve.