coach house

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noun

a small building, usually part of an estate or adjacent to a main house, used for housingcoaches, carriages, and other vehicles.

Nearby words

  1. coach bolt,
  2. coach box,
  3. coach class,
  4. coach dog,
  5. coach horse,
  6. coach line,
  7. coach screw,
  8. coach-and-four,
  9. coach-built,
  10. coachee

Origin of coach house

First recorded in 1670–80

Also called carriage house.

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British Dictionary definitions for coach house

coach house

noun

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