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Picked upload! 1 Fledgling Flats (modern base-game no-CC starter)

by Mootilda Posted 9th Aug 2008 at 1:07 PM - Updated 29th Aug 2008 at 1:03 AM by Mootilda : updated with new search parameters
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Picked Upload! This is a picked upload! It showcases some of the best talent and creativity available on MTS and in the community.
Fledgling Flats is a new street of 1-story modern starter homes. Each home was designed by a first-year student entering the Landgraab Academy of Design and the teachers assure us that these houses are very livable. The substantial savings on architecture fees have been passed on directly to you.

This Art Moderne home has 2 bedrooms and 2.5 baths on a 2x1 lot with all skill-builders and a few extras: computer, tv, and stereo. The low price of $19,413 leaves you some money until you can find a job. Fully furnished for two. The spare bedroom suite is unfurnished, to allow for various uses. The foyer has double entry doors and there are also double doors into the master suite. Lighted inside and out. Tastefully decorated in muted tones, but there's plenty of time to choose your color scheme before you move-in.

This little jewel is cosier than the average house in the series, but that's because it holds a surprise: a small covered swimming pool. The master bathroom has space for a sink and shower-tub upgrade. The spare bedroom is large enough for a nursery, twin beds, or a hobby room. Space has been set aside for a future 1-car driveway. This house is compact, but we haven't skimped on essentials.

Unfortunately, for this amount of money we were unable to supply any landscaping, except for the newly planted lawn. The parkland behind each lot is for sale, which means that you can use the LotAdjuster to expand this lot at the back, if you require additional space.

Here is a link to the design criteria used for all Fledgling Flats lots:
http://www.modthesims2.com/showthread.php?t=294825

The cost of this roof was lowered by replacing the default walls on the roof with foundation walls. For more information:
http://www.modthesims2.com/showthread.php?t=294652

Base game compatible. No CC. Seasons proof.


Lot Size: 2x1
Lot Price: $19,413

Additional Credits:
Thanks to Numenor for the BaseGame Starter:
http://www.modthesims2.com/showthread.php?t=107015

This lot was created using the shrinking feature of the LotAdjuster to ensure maximum use of available space:
http://www.modthesims2.com/showthread.php?t=282409

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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1FledglingFlats.zip

Size: 949.1 KB · Downloads: 4,559 · 9th Aug 2008
949.1 KB 4,559 9th Aug 2008
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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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8 Comments / Replies (Who?) - 7 Feedback Posts
The Attack Cat
retired moderator
#2 Old 9th Aug 2008 at 6:47 PM
That's a sweet looking house
Test Subject
#3 Old 20th Aug 2008 at 12:36 PM
Lovely, lovely, Thanks.
Test Subject
#4 Old 30th Sep 2008 at 10:51 AM
Awesome!!
Thanks
Test Subject
#5 Old 11th Oct 2008 at 11:44 AM
Absolutely fantastic! You are a fantastic builder!
Site Helper
Original Poster
#6 Old 11th Oct 2008 at 12:07 PM
Thanks so much for all the nice comments.
Field Researcher
#7 Old 1st Jan 2009 at 5:11 PM
FAAAAAR better than ANYTHING I could build!It's awesome!:D

"What's the worst that I can say?
Things are better if I stay.
So long and goodnight,so long and goodnight."-Helena,My Chemical Romance
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Test Subject
#8 Old 6th Mar 2009 at 6:07 PM
I love them, I like the simplicity of lines, and of course, the amazing roofs. I dowloaded three houses of the group, and I'm thinkin about making a whole neigborhood. Is any tutorial for this type of building that I missed?
Sorry about my english, I have a small vocabulary...
Site Helper
Original Poster
#9 Old 7th Mar 2009 at 1:37 AM
No, I don't know of any tutorial for this type of building. Try searching for information on the CFE (ConstrainFloorElevation) cheat.