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coach house

a small building, usually part of an estate or adjacent to a main house, used for housingcoaches, carriages, and other vehicles.
Also called carriage house.
Origin of coach house
1670-80 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Examples from the web for coach house
  • The hotel offers fully catered rooms in its main house and self-catering accommodation in the adjacent coach house.
  • Two guest rooms in the main house and two suites in the coach house have private baths.
  • The patrol house portion included stables, hayloft and a coach house for storage and maintenance of wagons.
  • The coach house is a wood structure of two stories resting on a stone foundation with a peak roof.
  • To the rear of the house, at the end of the lot, stood a coach house and stables.
British Dictionary definitions for coach house

coach house

a building in which a coach is kept
(history) Also called coaching house, coaching inn. an inn along a coaching route at which horses were changed
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