Carriage porch - definition of Carriage porch by The Free Dictionary
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|(Arch.) ||a canopy or roofed pavilion covering the driveway at the entrance to any building. It is intended as a shelter for those who alight from vehicles at the door; - sometimes erroneously called in the United States porte-cochère.|
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With its turrets, carriage porch
and landscaped gardens, you'd be forgiven for thinking it was originally home to a Scottish baron.