|landuse = village_green|
|A village green is a distinctive part of a village centre; wiktionary:village green, wikipedia:Village green|
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A village green is a distinctive part of a village centre. It's an area of common land (usually grass but may also be a lake), in the centre of a village (quintessentially English - defined separately from 'common land' under the Commons Registration Act 1965 and the Commons Act 2006).
This tag is very often not used to map the situation above, but to map all kinds of mixed vegetation (plants, bushes, flowers, small trees, grass), mostly in urban areas, very often maintained by the Municipality.
- leisure=park - A public park or recreational green space. In the UK a Village Green is a legally recognised area of common land.
Common Tagging Mistakes
- Proposed features/village green - old tag proposal and vote (December 2006)
- on Wikipedia