Carriage porch


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Carriage porch

A roofed structure over a driveway at the door to a building, protecting those entering or leaving, or getting in or out of vehicles, from the weather.
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carriage porch

A roofed structure over a driveway at the door to a building, protecting from the weather those entering or leaving a vehicle. Also see porte cochère.
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