accessory building


A building that is used for another purpose than the purpose of the principal building on a lot. For example, a garage or outbuilding can be an accessory building. Typically does not refer to a separate building used for commercial purposes.

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You may want to try and get an accessory building that will help your main business work more efficiently with its time.

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After some deliberation we decided to add on another accessory building, as we had expanded more than we initially thought we would.

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The accessory building at the mechanic's business was used for storing the inventory of parts as they arrived, keeping them clean of debris from the garage where the cars were fixed.

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