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A roadside building or group of buildings which contains hotel and parking accommodations primarily for transient motorists, often with individual exterior entrances to each room.
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All thee programs group townshomes and carriage units around entral auto courts at densities of 20 to 29 an acre.
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Many of Kaufman and Broad's newest designs feature auto courts with turn-in garages, says Mike Woodley, who heads the company's architecture department.