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-Redneck Mansion- Includes New Meshes!

by Phaenoh Posted 10th Jul 2009 at 11:55 PM - Updated 5th Feb 2014 at 5:20 PM by Phaenoh
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This is a featured upload! It showcases the best talent and creativity available on MTS and in the community.
Well its been a long haul getting this lot created, and I'm finally done with it. The day I happened on the picture of it on the internet I knew I had to make it into a sim lot. That day was roughly 6 months ago. <sigh>

Today I present to you a lot that in real life is the set of a play, but it totally rocks and was actually created, so why can't my simmies live in it? I've included my reference pictures at the bottom for you to compare. I spent months trying to make it identical to the reference pictures. As for the name, I didn't name it, the internet gave it it's name, so please don't tell me its insulting or whatever, I mean no disrespect whatsoever. Also, this would be freaking amazing in real life!




Each little trailer is decorated in its own unique color theme and I tried to keep CC to a minimum using only what was absolutely necessary (even still, the list is long). The numbers in the pictures correspond with the floor plan photo so you can see where each trailer is on the lot. (Numbers were given roughly based on location and level.)

To make this lot uber perfect, I needed to create a few objects that I just couldn't find anywhere else. There are 6 new objects (included in the lot but also downloadable separately) for you to play with.


Wood Pallet (Surface Misc.)
This object was created to be able to hold anything (it can support a refrigerator!) and to be stackable. I think it would go great in a store room or warehouse. I've added 2 recolors in the separate rar that aren't used in the lot. The mesh and texture was created from the UNI bonfire and reworked, Maxis match! BaseGame Compatible.
Vertex: 316 Faces: 158 (Low poly)

Lil Garden Lattice Windmill (Deco Misc)
This little windmill ACTUALLY SPINS!!! It is intended for placement in your sim gardens, the silly owners of this lot have placed it on their roof instead! This was cloned and extensively reworked from the MG wind turbins. My version will NOT pay your bills (its just a decorative little windmill) but it is BaseGame Compatible.
Vertex: 801 Faces: 511 (Medium poly)

Folded Umbrella (Deco Misc)
This umbrella is closed. I have seen many on this site that are open, but for my picture I needed closed umbrellas. This umbrella sits on the ground or on tables but nothing else. BaseGame Compatible.
Vertex: 170 Faces: 121 (Low poly)

Just a Pole (Build Columns)
I needed a regular old metal pole column to support some of the upper decks. I also needed to somehow make my outdoor lights taller, so using the lampost base as my guide I was able to accomplish both tasks at the same time. BaseGame Compatible
Vertex: 76 Faces: 46 (Low poly)

Solar Panel (Electronic Misc)
Apparently we have Eco-Friendly Rednecks living here. I've created two versions, one is BaseGame Compatible (and that's the one that is included in the lot) and the other requires MG. The meshes and textures (and GUID) are the same for both, but the MG one will actually help pay your bills. Please download the MG one if you can. Delete the other from your downloads folder before playing this lot and the one will replace the other.
Vertex: 108 Faces: 62 (Low poly)

Clothes Line (Deco Misc)
I needed a clothes line and there are a few here on MTS, but none were the right shape and most had clothes on them already. The metal and the line are separately recolorable. BaseGame Compatible.
Vertex: 1906 Faces: 1572 (Medium poly)

I hope you enjoy playing this lot as much as I enjoyed building it. It was a long/fun/stressful/exciting/frustrating trip, and I'm glad I came through it alive. Thanks so much everyone who kept pushing me to keep going.
-Phae


Lot Size: 4x3
Lot Price: $155,147

Custom Content by Me:
- Clothes Line
- Just a Pole
- Wood Pallet and 2 Recolors
- Umbrella and 3 Recolors
- Solar Panels BG/MG Versions
- Lil' Garden Lattice Windmill
- Caravan White Plastic Floor
- 2 Patio Chair Recolors
- 6 Striped Siding Walls
- 4 Orange Slant Walls

Custom Content Included:
- 3 Upper Cabinets by CTNutmegger
- Grey Stairs Recolor by HoneyB
- Animated Metal Ladder by Marvine
- Balcony Flower Box and Recolor by Marylou
- White Flamingo Recolor by Nemi
- Nursery Curtains by Reyn
- Recolorable Holy Smoke Stair by Numenor
- Maxis Flowers without Base by Targa
- White Arch Recolor by senesi2003
- Three Tile Window by Zookini

Custom Content Required but NOT Included:
- Satellite Dish by boblishman
- Patio Chair and Recliner by Zookini
- Ladder Animations by Marvine

To install, be sure to download boblishman and zookini's files, then place all CC packages in your Downloads folder, then double click on the Sims2Pack. Redneck Mansion Lot will be waiting for you in your lots bin.

Additional Credits:
Qbuilderz, Lee, Fresh-Prince, HP, fansee, Canoodle, cmomoney, Numenor, carmeekitty, and the rest of #create who fed my ego when I showed sneak-peeks.

Number of bedrooms: 5 or more
Custom Content Included: Build and Buy Mode Content
Furnishings: Fully Furnished
Special Flags: Not Applicable

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

Sims 2 Pets
Key: - File was updated after upload was posted
Filename - Tip: You can click the magnifying glass to see the archive contents Size Downloads Date
Phaenoh_LilGardenLatticeWindmill.rar

Size: 280.8 KB · Downloads: 12,149 · 10th Jul 2009
280.8 KB 12,149 10th Jul 2009
Phaenoh_WoodPallet.rar | Includes Extra Recolors

Size: 96.3 KB · Downloads: 11,960 · 10th Jul 2009
96.3 KB 11,960 10th Jul 2009
Phaenoh_SolarPanel-MG.rar | Working (Pays Bills) Version

Size: 3.8 KB · Downloads: 11,880 · 10th Jul 2009
3.8 KB 11,880 10th Jul 2009
Phaenoh_SolarPanel-BG.rar | Decorative Only

Size: 98.7 KB · Downloads: 11,416 · 10th Jul 2009
98.7 KB 11,416 10th Jul 2009
Phaenoh_FoldedUmbrella.rar

Size: 207.5 KB · Downloads: 12,139 · 10th Jul 2009
207.5 KB 12,139 10th Jul 2009
Phaenoh_Column-MetalPole.rar

Size: 9.8 KB · Downloads: 12,349 · 10th Jul 2009
9.8 KB 12,349 10th Jul 2009
Phaenoh_Clothesline.rar

Size: 25.9 KB · Downloads: 14,126 · 10th Jul 2009
25.9 KB 14,126 10th Jul 2009
Phaenoh_RedneckMansion.rar | All CC Included

Size: 3.76 MB · Downloads: 34,102 · 10th Jul 2009
3.76 MB 34,102 10th Jul 2009
Don't forget to Thank the creator after downloading! Use the Thanks button located above the screenshots above.
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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#201 Old 30th Jul 2012 at 10:21 PM
I took one look at the picture and almost yelled "I KNOW WHAT THAT"S BASED OFF OF!!" I saw a picture of it on failblog and looked it up. Apparently, it's the set for a strange opera...
So this is a true "I see what you did ther" moment!
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#202 Old 1st Nov 2012 at 4:55 PM
This looks absolute fantastic! Thank you so much for making this and uploding it!
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#203 Old 16th Jan 2013 at 8:43 AM
One of my favorite lots ever! Off to make trailer park families ....

Though you did this some time ago, it still rocks in 2013!
#204 Old 16th Jul 2013 at 10:33 PM
PLZ PLZ PLZ PLZ PLZ PLZ PLZ PLZ PLZ PLZ PLZ PLZ
Make a TS3 version! I tried and tried but comparing what ive done to what you did is like comparing Picasso's art to My 6 Year Old Brother's "art"!!!!
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#205 Old 29th Oct 2013 at 12:34 PM
Is there any way you could make this for the Sims 3? As in, copy it there? This would be so awesome ;]
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#206 Old 29th Oct 2013 at 12:49 PM
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#207 Old 18th Jan 2014 at 12:48 PM
Heh. Nice work. I'm going to see if the individual trailers can be modified for use as apartments. =)
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#208 Old 26th Apr 2014 at 7:58 AM
Love it!
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#209 Old 7th May 2014 at 10:37 AM
A quirky lot... perfect for my quirky sims. Thanks
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#210 Old 30th Aug 2014 at 6:08 PM
AMAZING!
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#211 Old 28th Oct 2014 at 4:10 PM
looks the coolest thing ever, great build and thanks for uploading.
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#212 Old 1st Feb 2015 at 3:38 AM
i love this i will make this Ron Weasleys home
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#213 Old 8th May 2015 at 2:55 PM
It's a great work, but watch out for fires in this place. The entryways are really narrow I almost accidentally killed off my whole family due to sims rushing to the fire and everyone getting in each others way.
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#214 Old 29th Jan 2016 at 1:41 AM
thanks
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#215 Old 4th Mar 2016 at 8:42 PM
Thank you so much for this. I first saw this only a month or so after it was published but didn't have the expansions for it. Years later I can finally get my hands on it and I am not disappointed. Thank you for the wonderful lot and the years of anticipation it caused me.
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#216 Old 21st Jul 2017 at 11:51 AM
What does it say about me that I want to live there?
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