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Public-images-osm logo.svg building = farm_auxiliary
Horseshoe Barn.jpg
A building on a farm that is not a dwelling. Show/edit corresponding data item.
Rendering in OSM Carto
Area building=yes.png
Group: buildings
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areas (and multipolygon relations)should not be used on relations (except multipolygon relations)
Useful combination
See also
Status: de facto

A building on a farm that is not a dwelling.

Use building=house for the farmhouse. In some countries the farmhouse has distinct features different from a general house and therefore building=farm is used.

You can tag the surrounding area of the farm as landuse=farmyard possibly with landuse=residential around residences.

See also

You can tag the residential building on a farm as building=farm or building=house. There are some other more specific tags for auxiliary farm buildings: