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The Old Pump Station

by May* Posted 25th Jun 2008 at 2:59 PM - Updated 20th Feb 2011 at 7:21 PM by May*
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The real house, on which my lot is based, was originally designed as a pump station (which really never worked). Now it has become a modern vacation house, some pipes are left as a decoration, though. Living room was the big hall with pumps, but garage was the room for electrical transformers. The real house is built on an artificial island and has a great view of the sea. I didn’t have the actual house plans; I made this lot only from pictures.
House has 2 floors (built on a foundation – so you can add a basement), it has furnished living room with kitchen and dining area, master bedroom with bathroom and a balcony and of course garage and private beach. House has got free space, too – use it for children rooms (study, bedroom, bathroom for each child as in the real house) or whatever you like.


Lot Title: The Old Pump Station
Lot Size: 4x5 (beach lot; suitable neighborhood – Twikki Island)
Lot Price: 162,705
Lot Played/tested: Yes
Furnished: Yes
Compatibility: Requires all EPs up to and including Free Time. I’ve also used some objects from Family Fun, Glamour Life, Teen Style and Kitchen & Bath Interior Design (bathroom is almost completely furnished with K&B stuff) SPs , but if you don’t have some of them just use Clean Installer to install lot.

P.S. To join up sofa requires Inge's sectionalsofa patch http://forums.modthesims2.com/showthread.php?p=1393933 (download at your own risk, works fine in my game, if don't do that, will lose 2 couches). If you have Shaklin's sectionalsofa patch, you'll have to remove that from your downloads folder in order for this to work.

Custom Content required, but NOT Included:
- Japanese Irori (fireplace) by Reica15 at MTS2
- Invisible Driveway & Extensions by roddyaleixo at MTS2
- Adam’s Pipe by Mazerwolff at MTS2
- Tornado Solid Steel Fence in black by HoneyB at MTS2

Before installing lot, install modular fireplace (Irori) and put files you downloaded and files from folder I’ve included in rar archive in your downloads folder. That folder contains custom content which didn’t package with the lot - diagonal (so you can use doors and windows from my lot in your other lots) and master meshes (no blue-flashing objects) and recolours for windows and doors by Lethe_s and Tiggy027 at MTS2.

If you like my lot, please hit the thanks button.

Custom Content by Me:
- Rusty Steel Sheets 01
- Rusty Steel Sheets 02
- Rusty Steel Sheets 03
- Rusty Steel Sheets 04
- Rusty Steel Sheets 05
- Rusty Steel Sheets 06
- Rusty Steel Sheets 07
- Rusty Steel Sheets 08
- Rusty Steel Sheets 09

Custom Content Included:
- 23" Sony LCD WEGA Flat Panel television KLV-S23A10 by Fresh-Prince at MTS2
- Edge Smoother Gray by Ailias at MTS2
- KitchenBasic counter by buggybooz at MTS2
- KitchenBasic counter blackjack recolour by buggybooz
- KitchenBasic counter chocolatesteal recolour by buggybooz at MTS2
- KitchenBasic counter creamdream recolour by buggybooz
- KitchenBasic counter INVISIBLEforshelves recolour by buggybooz at MTS2
- KitchenBasic Island no 2 by buggybooz at MTS2
- KitchenBasic top shelf with 1 slot by buggybooz at MTS2
- Kitchenbasic low shelf with 1 slot by buggybooz at MTS2
- KitchenBasic Sooper dooper cooker by buggybooz at MTS2
- Knife rack by buggybooz at MTS2
- "Annie" Modular Sofa by blake_boy at MTS2
- "Annie" Modular Sofa BlackFruits recolour by blake_boy at MTS2
- "Annie" Modular Sofa with no Cushion by blake_boy at MTS2
- "Annie" Modular Sofa Original recolour by blake_boy at MTS2
- "Annie" Modular Sofa Ottoman by blake_boy at MTS2
- "Annie" Modular Sofa WhiteFruits recolour by blake_boy at MTS2
- The Ratan Compartmental Dresser by blake_boy at MTS2
- The Ratan Compartmental Dresser ModWhite recolour by blake_boy at MTS2
- Freesias by macarossi at MTS2
- Rangehood1 by Holy Simoly
- Rangehood1 Black recolour by Holy Simoly
- Victorian Greenhouse Door by Lethe_s at MTS2
- Just a ladder by marvine at MTS2
- Maxis “Lost & Found” Umbrella Studio Lamp by Numenor at MTS2
- Orchids by macarossi at MTS2
- Protea by macarossi at MTS2
- Metro Window by Tiggy027 at MTS2
- Metro Window by Tiggy027 at MTS2
- Metro Window by Tiggy027 at MTS2
- Metro Window by Tiggy027 at MTS2
- VIKA GLASHOLM Table by Manga_Moon at MTS2
- VIKA GLASHOLM Table Solid White recolour by Manga_Moon at MTS2

Number of bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms
Custom Content Included: Build and Buy Mode Content
Furnishings: Starter Furnishings Fully Furnished
Special Flags: Beach Lot

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 University Nightlife Open for Business Pets Seasons Bon Voyage Free Time
Key: - File was updated after upload was posted
Filename - Tip: You can click the magnifying glass to see the archive contents Size Downloads Date
The Old Pump Station.rar

Size: 3.77 MB · Downloads: 717 · 25th Jun 2008
3.77 MB 717 25th Jun 2008
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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4 Comments / Replies (Who?) - 3 Feedback Posts
Lab Assistant
#2 Old 25th Jun 2008 at 8:45 PM
Wow, awesome!

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#3 Old 25th Jun 2008 at 8:51 PM
How nifty! Very different. You're lucky to live in the real thing.

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Alchemist
#4 Old 27th Jun 2008 at 10:54 AM
Now this is an extraordinary and very interesting Beach House, Thanks,
Test Subject
#5 Old 12th Jan 2010 at 11:41 AM
This is incredible, thankyou for your hard work!