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Westbury Grange Apartments - a retirement home for our elder sims, minimal CC

by Karen Lorraine Posted 21st Jan 2012 at 3:46 PM - Updated 20th Jan 2012 at 11:31 PM by karen lorraine
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Westbury Grange Apartments

At the end of the road, where I live, a building company has been building a set of retirement flats next to a residential home for the elderly. This apartment complex is inspired by that build.

The WGA is aimed at the retirement market with each apartment benefiting from a double bedroom, bathroom, lounge and kitchen diner. There are six apartments. The apartment complex benefits from its own gym, swimming pool, lounge, library/computer room, cafeteria, bar and games room. At the rear of the building is a peaceful garden where residents can grow their own vegetables, fish in the pond or just relax by the fountain or in the Jacuzzi.

Lot Size: 5x4
Rent: 1,899 to 2,072

Custom Content Included:
- Corneresque by leesester
- Small Empty Dahlen Bookcase by leesester
- Dahlen Stack of Books #6 by leesester
- Dahlen Stack of Books #7 by leesester
- Dahlen Mini Stack of Books #1 by leesester
- Dahlen Mini Stack of Books #2 by leesester
- Dahlen Mini Stack of Books #3 by leesester
- Dahlen Mini Stack of Books #4 by leesester
- Dahlen Mini Stack of Books #5 by leesester
- Dahlen Mini Stack of Books #6 by leesester
- Blank Slate Flagstone by Phaenoh

Additional Credits:
With thanks, once again to Amylet and Leesester in the Creative Feedback Forum

Number of bedrooms: 1 Bedroom
Custom Content Included: Build and Buy Mode Content
Furnishings: Fully Furnished
Special Flags: Not Applicable

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13 Comments / Replies (Who?) - 1 Feedback Posts, 11 Thanks Posts
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Alchemist
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#2 Old 21st Jan 2012 at 6:02 PM
This can only be built by someone who loves and respects our seniors, many of whom feel invisible and forgotten! Thank you karen lorraine!
Lab Assistant
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#3 Old 21st Jan 2012 at 8:10 PM
Great job!
Sesquipedalian Pisciform
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#4 Old 21st Jan 2012 at 8:12 PM
Like I said in CFF - great garden. Good use of colour throughout as well. Thank you.
Not actually evil.
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#5 Old 21st Jan 2012 at 8:32 PM
I like the flowers in the workout room.
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#6 Old 21st Jan 2012 at 8:54 PM
Thanks everyone for your lovely comments.
Forum Resident
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#7 Old 21st Jan 2012 at 8:56 PM
I work for a company that develops affordable senior properties, and the exterior of this looks very similar to them! And wow, I really love that garden!
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#8 Old 21st Jan 2012 at 9:11 PM
lorinsv60: Thank you. I can assure you, the garden came out of my head, landscaping is not usually one of my strong points, but obviously it was in the instance! (Mental note to self: think of elders when landscaping!)
Test Subject
#9 Old 22nd Jan 2012 at 12:00 PM
I can't wait for my elder Sims to move into these luxury apartments and enjoy their retirement - heck I wish I could
Test Subject
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#10 Old 22nd Jan 2012 at 2:04 PM
Very nice mum!

So, got your bags packed yet? We've got a meeting with the guy in charge on Monday, I've added about 30 years to your age to get him interested, and I'll be getting the house evaluated on Wednesday... *evil laugh*

But seriously, looks good. Love the garden, you're too modest about your gardening abilities And the complex is AWESOME!
xxx
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#11 Old 22nd Jan 2012 at 2:17 PM
You jest, Abi, I only need to be 55 to get into these retirement places - not long now! Thanks for the encouragement.

Thanks for your comments too, crazycatemma.
Lab Assistant
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#12 Old 23rd Jan 2012 at 3:31 AM
I love this! Thanks, my elder sims love it.
Link Ninja
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#13 Old 27th Feb 2015 at 7:40 PM
What a charming place for elders to retire to! Question though - do you know of a way to make it so that only elder NPCs also take the units that playable sims aren't using?
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#14 Old 27th Feb 2015 at 8:35 PM
Thank you Charmful and brooklyndreaming

@Charmful, no I'm afraid I don't sorry.

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