BUILDING HEIGHTS LAYER EXPLAINED

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January 13, 2021

The building heights layer shows indicative heights for most of the UK. Please note that the heights should only be used as a guide and we recommend an on-site survey is undertaken for more accurate measurement. There are 6 layers as follows:

The diagram below shows these measurements on a standard house.

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Please note that in some locations there may be part coverage due to the area not being completed surveyed, however it will always be > 50% coverage. Full technical details are shown here: https://www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/business-government/products/mastermap-building

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Written by Tom Dawson

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