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New Legacy Home - 4 BR, 4.5 BA

by CarlDillynson Posted 29th Dec 2019 at 5:54 AM - Updated 10th Jan 2020 at 12:01 AM by CarlDillynson
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CC Shutters by alverdine included with home but not 100% necessary: http://www.modthesims.info/d/527775...ght-pieces.html




HI AGAIN!

A few weeks ago I uploaded what I thought would be my final upload for The Sims 3, my Legacy Lane Houses. Today I got a little bored and decided to put one more in the mix. Hopefully this one will be my last! Don't hold me to it, but I think this will be it (for real this time!)!

However, because home this was not originally part of my plan, I couldn't decide WHO I wanted this house to be for. I have each of my other Legacy Homes decorated to a specific sims/families taste, but I didn't put this home together with anyone in mind. Therefore I decided to leave this house as pretty much a blank slate - a "move-in ready" home, if you will! As such, the house has standard, real-world starter qualities (This is deemed "Fixtures only" on MTS), such as a furnished kitchen, finished bathrooms, and landscaped yard but the living spaces (including bedrooms) are completely empty save for wall and floor coverings. I used to upload a "move-in ready" version of some of my houses along side their fully finished counterparts, but haven't done so for quite a while. This is the first time I am uploading strictly "move-in ready" though!

This home is clearly inspired by my many attempts to make a perfect 4354 Wisteria Lane. The floor plan is very similar to how I created that home in The Sims 4 in February 2019. The interior furnishings are different though, as are the exterior coverings and placement of windows. Also, this home was built on a different sized lot. That means three/six of my legacy homes are inspired by Wisteria Lane - what can I say, I just really like using them as inspiration!

Anyway, as the title suggests, I intend for this to be a legacy home for some of my sims in the future, and I hope you find this home large enough for your own legacy families, too! I hope you enjoy this large Dutch Colonial home! Supernatural is used for the exterior windows, doors, and fencing. Interior is BASE GAME ONLY!

Features

Four bedrooms
Four Bathrooms (three en-suite)
Two Fireplaces
Two Living Areas
Kitchen
Dining Room
Multiple Small Decks
Balcony
Detached Garage
Large, Semi-Landscaped Yard

Additionally, the room to the left of the kitchen is intended to be some sort of laundry room. I have Ambitions installed, but decided that I wanted this house to only require one expansion pack, so I left the washer/dryer out. There is more than enough room to custom-place your own, however.


Lot Size: 40x30
Lot Price (furnished): 123660
Lot Price (unfurnished): 116253

Number of bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms
Custom Content Included: Build content only
Furnishings: Fixtures Only
Special Flags: Not Applicable

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

Sims 3 Supernatural
Built with Game Version: 1.69.43.02
Key: - File was updated after upload was posted
Filename - Tip: You can click the magnifying glass to see the archive contents Size Downloads Date
New Legacy Home.rar

Size: 2.81 MB · Downloads: 1,955 · 29th Dec 2019
2.81 MB 1,955 29th Dec 2019
Don't forget to Thank the creator after downloading! Use the Thanks button located above the screenshots above.
Quick Guide:

1. Click the file listed on the Files tab to download the file to your computer.
2. Extract the zip, rar, or 7z file.
2. Select the .sims3pack file you got from extracting.
3. Cut and paste it into your Documents\Electronic Arts\The Sims 3\Downloads folder. If you do not have this folder yet, it is recommended that you open the game and then close it again so that this folder will be automatically created. Then you can place the .sims3pack into your Downloads folder.
5. Load the game's Launcher, and click on the Downloads tab. Select the house icon, find the lot in the list, and tick the box next to it. Then press the Install button below the list.
6. Wait for the installer to load, and it will install the lot to the game. You will get a message letting you know when it's done.
7. Run the game, and find your lot in Edit Town, in the premade lots bin.

Extracting from RAR, ZIP, or 7z: You will need a special program for this. For Windows, we recommend 7-Zip and for Mac OSX, we recommend Keka. Both are free and safe to use.


Need more help?

If you need more info, see Game Help:Installing TS3 Packswiki for a full, detailed step-by-step guide!
 
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Test Subject
THANKS POST
#2 Old 29th Dec 2019 at 8:11 AM
This is gorgeous! Great job!!
Field Researcher
THANKS POST
#3 Old 31st Dec 2019 at 10:04 AM
Love the traditional flair from the outside in. Lovely lot!
Test Subject
#4 Old 8th Feb 2020 at 2:01 PM
I made a version that is furnished. Can I upload it?
Lab Assistant
Original Poster
#5 Old 8th Feb 2020 at 10:18 PM
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Originally Posted by PeterSunshine
I made a version that is furnished. Can I upload it?


I would love to see it! Please upload it! Just credit me in your description of it on MTS - I can’t wait to see what you’ve done with it!
CarlDillynson also recommends you check the following:

Any other home by CarlDillynson, especially my Legacy Lane Homes!