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carriage house

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noun
  1. coach house.
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Origin of carriage house

An Americanism dating back to 1755–65
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Examples from the Web for carriage house

Historical Examples

  • On the carriage-house side in the sun were some chicken-coops.

    A Little Girl in Old New York

    Amanda Millie Douglas

  • Isaac, run out to the carriage-house, and get a piece of that black rock.

    The Humors of Falconbridge

    Jonathan F. Kelley

  • The carriage-house was as cool a place as one could have found.

    The Jonathan Papers

    Elisabeth Woodbridge Morris

  • Rena stood high on the carriage-house steps and held the lantern.

    The Wishing Moon

    Louise Elizabeth Dutton

  • Bobby's big brother John unhitched Prince, put him into the stable and pushed the buggy into the carriage-house.

    Bobby of Cloverfield Farm

    Helen Fuller Orton