[Tagging] building = house vs detached.

Warin 61sundowner at gmail.com
Fri Jul 27 10:06:42 UTC 2018


On 27/07/18 19:36, Martin Koppenhoefer wrote:
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> sent from a phone
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> On 27. Jul 2018, at 10:18, Warin <61sundowner at gmail.com 
> <mailto:61sundowner at gmail.com>> wrote:
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>> If it is intended for more than one family (and the independent 
>> entrances give that feeling) then I'd not use "house" .. apartments 
>> perhaps?
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> for me “apartments” means a place with a shared building entrance.
> I would also expect an apartment building to have more than 1 or 2 
> apartments.
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> Commonly (outside osm), the definition of house includes buildings for 
> a “few” families.
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> To me, these would all be houses: 
> https://www.france4u.eu/content/s75s75/images/201710/20/f20171020104122-P1060038-1024x768.jpg
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> https://c8.alamy.com/comp/DYKGDF/guest-houses-across-glenridding-beck-in-village-centre-in-lake-district-DYKGDF.jpg
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> Would you call these apartment buildings?


Looks like common entrances to me?
Another alternative is residences?

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I suppose it is an association of 'home' and 'house' that I am using to 
think of a 'house'.
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