coach house

noun
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:
1670–80

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coach house
 
n
1.  a building in which a coach is kept
2.  history coaching house, Also called: coaching inn an inn along a coaching route at which horses were changed

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Example sentences
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.
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