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The Gilded Age: The Breakers

by TudorMan23 Posted 16th Mar 2017 at 10:07 PM - Updated 16th Mar 2017 at 11:46 PM by TudorMan23
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Baron Cornelius Vandersim built his fortune through transportation and decided to flaunt his wealth and build this "Summer Cottage" on Knob Hill This "Summer Cottage will rival all of his neighbors being the largest and most opulent cottage on the Hill! He chose this land because of its location and the million dollar view of the ocean! Th view is what drove him to this site!
HE hired local architect ad friend of the family to build this palace. He uses local sandstone for the exterior and all detail work! Local craftsman worked on all the exterior detail work. No expense was spared to make his cottage rival all others! From the exterior detail down to the smallest details Cornelius wanted his cottage to rival all others. And yet be very cozy on the inside!

It took 3 years to complete his oppulent "Summer Cottage" which he appropriately named The Breakers

The manor includes 20 rooms:

1st FLOOR:
Formal living room
Formal dining room
Breakfast room
2 Studies
Reception room
Grand staircase
Gourmet kitchen

2nd FLOOR:
4 bedrooms
4 full baths
Kids play room

3rd FLOOR:
Master Suite with ensure and sitting room
Exercise room
Family gathering room

Outside includes:
Grand swimming pool
Grand gardens
BBQ pit

And 13 Fireplaces

Furnished: 609,431
Unfurnished: 448,794

Bedrooms: 5
Baths: 5 full & 1 half

Lot Size: 60x60
Lot Price (furnished): 609,431
Lot Price (unfurnished): 448,794

I based this house on The Breakers mansion in Newport, Rhode Island

Number of bedrooms: 5 or more
Custom Content Included: None
Furnishings: Fully Furnished
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 World Adventures Ambitions
Built with Game Version: 1.67.2
Key: - File was updated after upload was posted
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The Bteakers.7z

Size: 3.03 MB · Downloads: 2,885 · 16th Mar 2017
3.03 MB 2,885 16th Mar 2017
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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.

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#2 Old 18th Mar 2017 at 1:35 AM
Originally Posted by Fergus' Mind
I'm so glad you've finally finished and uploaded it, you must be very proud.
It's so grand, just think of the parties one could hold there!

Thanks! and I am incredibly proud of this mansion! I forget when I even started it!