1920's Vintage Home Design ~ 2-Click Foundation Colonial, 7th in the Series

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Uploaded 15th Mar 2020 at 8:45 PM

The seventh house in my "1920s Series" - inspired by 62 Beautiful Vintage Home Designs from the 1920s - is another Colonial Revival style house. This time, with a welcoming pergola covered front porch, three large bedrooms (two are double bed sized), a huge living room, large dining room, spacious kitchen, basement, carriage house style garage... and one bathroom.


To match the picture of the original house, I used Moothilda's GridAdjuster and gave it a cute little 2-click foundation. (Sadly, that means large dogs will not be able to go inside the house - sorry!)


This house also has a no-slope basement - which means the neighborhood terrain around the house will look great!
There will not be any trenches/canyons/terrain-wrinkles or dips around the lot imposter (neighborhood view) of this house. BUT...


*sigh* All the warnings and disclaimers aside - this IS a very sweet house. It is so much like the house my hubby grew up in (on Long Island) that I had to put a piano in the living room just for him. It also translated very well to TS2. I love the use of split stairs, which are also found in the 5th house of my 1920s Series. This house is minimally furnished with a double bed, nightstand, two easy chairs, a side table, dining table, and the piano. Appliances, plumbing, and lighting are included. The telephone is on the wall in the kitchen. The front door is burglar alarmed. The range and fireplace have smoke alarms. Please scroll through all the above pictures to see everything this house has to offer.


This is a clean copy of this house/lot; no sim has ever lived here. The package has been cleaned with Mootilda's Clean Installer.
Pictures were taken with Invisible Fire Alarms in place, but the lot is packaged without that mod. So, you will see the fire alarm over the range in the kitchen, and the fireplace in the living room.
Pictures were also taken with the Invisible Driveway, but the lot is not packaged with it.
I highly recommend both invisifying options! .


CC list - necessary and NOT included - so, GO get it:
- Lifestyle Build Bundle - It's the second link in the top post - extracted from Lifestyle Stories by Argon @ MATY. Many of the wallpapers used in this 1920s series comes from this bundle.
- Step Into A World/Shinto Stairs - made recolorable by Huge Lunatic (HL) @ MTS2 - no script file needed as these override the original stairs.

If you want a working closet just inside the front door: Single Tile Closets by donaldb01 @ MTS2

...and I highly recommend getting:
- Invisible Smoke Alarm by pfish @ MTS2
- Invisible Driveway by Sophie-David @ MTS2


Custom Content Included:
- shintoStairsRECOLORABLE by HugeLunatic (HL) @ MTS2 - these do need a script file so follow the link and make sure you install them properly!
- Stairwall REC by Inge Jones @ Simlogical
- Stairwall1 by Inge Jones @ Simlogical
- modern fence - low white by lirunchik @ TSR
- Craftsman Shutters by tbudgett @ MTS2
- window-LafenetreLoft-Flat1TFull by tbudgett @ MTS2
- window-colonialdoublehungShort by Leesester @ MTS2
- window-colonialdoublehungshuttered1T by Leesester @ MTS2


Standard mods I use that are not necessary nor included - but were probably used whilst building/photo-ing/prepping this house for upload...
I use Moi's Roof Shader for brighter roofs
Maranatah's White Wall Top texture replacement
Moo's Turn On/Off Lights
Menaceman's Lunatech Lighting Fix
BeosBoxBoy's no-red-pause-mod
Nopke's Go Under Spiral Stairs mod for proper spiral stair usage
And, of course, everyone needs Numenor's CEP and SEP!
I also use FRAPs to take in-game pictures, and PhotoShop to clean/collage said pictures.
And, I highly recommend using gummilutt's Invisible Medicine Cabinet to add features to any mirror - as per her policy, it's not used or included in this lot.


Lot Size: 3x2
Lot Price (furnished): $49,143


Additional Credits:
Thank you EAxis for this wonderful game
And, MTS2 for this terrific website!

Number of bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms
Custom Content Included: Build content only
Furnishings: Starter Furnishings
Special Flags: Not Applicable

Tags: #1920s, #Colonial, #Revival, #2-click, #short foundation, #no slope, #real basement, #large house, #3 bedroom, #vintage, #pergola, #porch, #carriage house, #floor plans, #real life