Different building materials have different properties.

Material Min. Area Max. Area Resource Requires Entrace? Entrance Type Windows? Notes
Log Cabin 4 4 Logs (x8) No n/a No
Wood Building 4 10 Wooden Planks (x12) Yes Door Yes
Stone Building 4 18 Small Stones (x12) Yes Door Yes
Farm 4 24

Wood Poles (x3)

Iron Toolbits (x2)

n/a Gate n/a Can be farmed, ground becomes 'tilled soil'.