[Tagging] Address and street name inside a private housing estate

Svavar Kjarrval svavar at kjarrval.is
Tue Mar 26 13:16:32 UTC 2013

Since these are the names of the houses/estates, what'd be wrong with
using addr:housename?

- Svavar Kjarrval

On 26/03/13 13:13, Pieren wrote:
> Dear the list,
> In France, we have some private housing estates where the streets are
> not named and the adresses are the housing estate name itself. For
> instance, the housing estate is called "Lotissement Les Jardins de
> Tisca". The streets inside the etate are private access and are not
> officially named. I guess something we can find in many countries.
> One of our contributor wants to keep the streets unnamed and put on
> houses addresses the following tags : "addr:housenumber" with the
> house number and "addr:street" with the housing estate name. And draw
> a surrounding polygon for the whole housing estate with
> "name=Lotissement Les Jardins de Tisca" and "landuse=residential".
> Is this tagging correct ? Can we leave the streets unnamed or with the
> tag "noname=yes" ? Some QA tools or validators complain about a
> missing street for the "addr:street=Lotissement Les Jardins de Tisca".
> Just ignore the warnings ? Or should we consider another "addr" tag
> instead of "addr:street" like "addr:block" or "addr:place",
> "addr:neighbourhood", "addr:estate" ? Is the housing estate correctly
> tagged with "landuse=residential" + "name" ? What is your current
> practice locally ?
> Pieren
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