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'Patio Villa' Fully Furnished Starter -Nana Series-

by Phaenoh Posted 21st Sep 2007 at 8:16 PM - Updated 9th Jan 2009 at 2:18 AM by Phaenoh
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Note: I've added a BaseGame version of this house. Many (decorative) things have changed but the floor plan has not. The BaseGame version is unfurnished. For these reasons, the house has lost a lot of its original charm. Download the BaseGame version only if you can't get the full version. -Thanks

Simspiration Studios Presents: "Patio Villa"

After seeing far to many houses claiming to be 'starters' but not being furnished enough to actually start, I decided to make a couple myself. Its actually harder than it looks till you get the hang of it. All of the houses in this set make very good vacation homes as well as regular starter homes. These houses also look really good in the neighborhood that I created for them. :: hint-hint :: Get that here.

I've named the set the "Nana Series" because almost all the houses have a Nana Tree in the yard. Many features are the same throughout the houses. They all have the same outside wall covering, same outdoor tile, same driveway waiting for a car, same wood floor, and same bathroom tile. Less noticeable, they all have the cut stump trim around the outdoor pathways and flower beds, same kitchen sink, and similar bathrooms. That being said, each house is very different from the rest! They each have their own color scheme, floorplan, and fun features!

This house has two bedrooms and one bathroom. The house's color is cherry. This house features an outdoor living lifestyle. I HIGHLY suggest you DO NOT place this in a neighborhood that experiences winter. Might get kinda chilly out.

Custom Content Used: No CC! Maxis Only!
Pictured are my own recolors of Maxis objects, however, they did not get packaged with the lot, sorries!

Make sure you get the other 9 starters in the series! Banana Escape, Blue Lagoon, Calm Serenity, Nutmeg Memories, Papaya Dreams, Seabreeze Island, Cinnamon Retreat, Seashell Cove, and Licorice Daze!


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Lot Size: 2x2
Lot Price: 19,997

Additional Credits:
To all the creators of 'furnished' starter homes that 'inspired' me enough to make me want to make my own. It is possible to squeeze blood from a stone, but you have to put in a bit of effort.

Number of bedrooms:
      2 Bedrooms
Custom Content Included:
      None: No Custom Content included
      Unfurnished: Lot is a basic shell with walls, floors, windows, doors, stairs, and landscaping, but does not contain basic fixtures, plumbing, or furniture.
      Fully Furnished: Lot is completely decked out in 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.

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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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#2 Old 22nd Sep 2007 at 9:41 AM
lovely house =) thank you
#3 Old 22nd Sep 2007 at 1:04 PM
Ooh, lovely starter house. Trying to cut back on my downloads, since I only have 3 gigs left on my C:\ Drive.
Doing all the things, and *mostly* not failing.
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#4 Old 22nd Sep 2007 at 5:09 PM
I almost didn't upload this one. Redid it like 7 times. I thought it would be to weird to be useful, apparently I'm wrong.
#5 Old 22nd Sep 2007 at 6:27 PM
OO! I LIKE THIS ONE ALOT! :O thanksss!! :D
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#6 Old 13th Dec 2008 at 7:59 PM
Very cool!
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17th Dec 2009 at 8:53 PM
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#7 Old 26th Apr 2010 at 11:58 PM
Thank you I will be using them as I think they are lovely and will put them on Sand Map
Lab Assistant
#8 Old 30th Jan 2011 at 9:02 AM
This looks really fun to play. Thanks!