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Picked upload! Ivy Cottage **base game compatible, no CC**

by oph3lia Posted 29th Jul 2007 at 6:33 PM - Updated 30th Aug 2008 at 8:07 PM by oph3lia
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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.
This is the second house of a set of houses I've been working on based on real houses in Lavenham, Suffolk. This one is also based on a photo my mother took.

It's called Ivy Cottage because the walls were meant to be covered in ivy, it wasn't until I went to put some against the walls that I realised the ivy type plants come with a later EP d'oh

Its on a small (2x2) lot, and has 2 bathrooms, a lounge room (with a fireplace), a double bedroom on the second floor, a kitchen and dining room and a small hallway.

The garden is only partially done, and there is access to more garden area out the back. A pond or crops might go nicely there.

Probably best suited to a young or elderly sim couple.

Comments appreciated

Lot Size: 2x2
Lot Price: 32,428

Additional Credits:
My mother for taking the original photo of this house
Key: - File was updated after upload was posted
Filename - Tip: You can click the magnifying glass to see the archive contents Size Downloads Date
Ivy Cottage clean.rar 527.9 KB 4,351 29th Jul 2007
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Number of bedrooms: 1 Bedroom
Custom Content Included: None
Furnishings: Fully Furnished
Special Flags: Not Applicable

Tags: #medieval, #lavenham, #suffolk, #real houses, #old, #cottage