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Newbie Road 55 [NL] - Starter House

by plasticbox Posted 27th Mar 2006 at 3:55 PM - Updated 22nd Sep 2008 at 12:08 AM by plasticbox
6 Comments / replies (Who?) - 5 Feedback Posts, 1 Thanks Posts
Title: Newbie Road 55 [NL] - Starter House
Category: Lots & Housing > Residential > Starter Homes

Cost: 19.970
Lot size: 2x3

Nightlife expansion required.
No custom content.


Description:
Two-story starter house for 1-2 sims, lightly furnished, with covered entry, terrace, and two driveways.

1 x double bedroom
2 x bathroom
1 x kitchen/dining
1 x living room (unfurnished)

Basic appliances included: lights, toilet, bathtub, fridge, kitchen sink, trashcan, phone, burglar alarm, smoke detector, bookshelf.

Expandability: An attached garage or carport can easily be added; the top floor can be expanded on top of that (or you use the roof as a terrace).


Note:
If you get an "expansion pack data required" error upon installation, use Clean Installer instead of the Maxis one. Apparently this is a known issue (not specific to this download), see this thread describing the problem and this post (daysies) explaining the workaround.

Enjoy!


Pictures:
- Street view 1
- Street view 2
- Backside
- Overview, ground floor
- Overview, top floor
- Interior, detail
- Exterior, detail
Number of bedrooms: 1 Bedroom
Custom Content Included: None
Furnishings: Starter Furnishings

You must have the expansion or stuff packs listed below installed to use this custom content. Please see the post text for any exceptions.

Sims 2 Nightlife
Key: - File was updated after upload was posted
Filename - Tip: You can click the magnifying glass to see the archive contents Size Downloads Date
NewbieRoad_55.zip

Size: 703.0 KB · Downloads: 3,713 · 27th Mar 2006
703.0 KB 3,713 27th Mar 2006
Don't forget to Thank the creator after downloading! Use the Thanks button located above the screenshots above.
Basic Download and Install Instructions:

1. Download: Click the download link to save the .rar or .zip file(s) to your computer.

2. Extract the zip, rar, or 7z file.

3. Install: Double-click on the .sims2pack file to install its contents to your game. The files will automatically be installed to the proper location(s).
  • You may want to use the Sims2Pack Clean Installer instead of the game's installer, which will let you install sims and pets which may otherwise give errors about needing expansion packs. It also lets you choose what included content to install. Do NOT use Clean Installer to get around this error with lots and houses as that can cause your game to crash when attempting to use that lot. Get S2PCI here: Clean Installer Official Site.
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Test Subject
#2 Old 27th Mar 2006 at 7:15 PM
That's a really cute house,thanks
Field Researcher
#3 Old 27th Mar 2006 at 7:20 PM
Your houses are just getting better and better!
Pettifogging Legalist!
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Original Poster
#4 Old 27th Mar 2006 at 7:58 PM
Thanks =). I just realized that I apparently haven't put any carpet on the stair landing (it's difficult to see because of the stupid light rendering in the game) ... please add some if you discover that your room score is suffering. Will pay more attention next time =).
Test Subject
#5 Old 30th Mar 2006 at 1:52 PM
I really like this house, even though the style is very basic. I like the houses I use to be very average and not so huge and costly. You did a good job.
Test Subject
#6 Old 15th May 2006 at 8:33 PM
Your houses were the first i ever downloaded, thanks for making great starter homes and making them .zip! They're really hard to find! Thanks again Plasticbox! titchy xx
Test Subject
THANKS POST
#7 Old 5th Mar 2016 at 12:22 AM
thank you