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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 areasshould not be used on 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: