Ethel Marshall, a widow with three grandchildren and a passion for learning and books, decided to donate her old home to be made into a library. It's since been renovated with newer and nicer carpet and paint, furniture, and decorations. It maintains a cozy homey feel with a friendly atmosphere.
1st Floor: Entrance; fiction room with bookcases & couches; computer room with 5 computers; cozy reading area with fireplace; work area with tables & chairs; coffee area; 3 restrooms.
2nd floor: children's room with toys, books, couches, and beanbag chairs; nonfiction room with bookcases & couches; 1 restroom with toddler potty; balcony with benches & outdoor lighting.
Outside: garden area with flowers, fountain, & bushes; small playground for the kids.
Custom Content NOT Included:
- Authentic Brick by guatla: http://www.modthesims.info/download.php?t=353800
- Creeping Ivy by lemoncandy: http://www.modthesims.info/d/374328
- Purplepaws's Pattern Pack 1 by Purplepaws: http://www.modthesims.info/d/357461
- "Match Things!" Painting Set by QBUILDERZ: http://www.modthesims.info/d/450979
- CAST yourself a chimney! by armiel [this is a must-have in any case]: http://www.modthesims.info/d/432817
- Carpet Love - 8 Essential Styles by Purplepaws: http://www.modthesims.info/d/373136
- 3 New Porch Fences by Flabaliki: http://www.modthesims.info/d/378176
Custom Content INCLUDED:
- AweSims Cornices: http://awesims.sixty-ten.net/2010/1...for-the-sims-3/
Free Store Content Used:
- Fall Fruition 2011 Set: http://store.thesims3.com/setsProdu...ategoryId=12203
- Let There Be Sims!: http://store.thesims3.com/setsProdu...ategoryId=12341
Other CC I Used:
- Curtain Height Adjustment by granthes (only necessary if you want to move the curtains): http://www.modthesims.info/download.php?t=427026
- Set Community Lot Book Type (Updated) by Sims_MX (This is VERY useful. Set the book type for the different rooms (children's, nonfiction, etc) so they actually make sense!): http://www.modthesims.info/d/456464
Required EPs & SPs: World Adventures, Ambitions, Late Night, Generations, Pets, High End Lot Stuff, Outdoor Living Stuff, Fast Lane Stuff.
Cost: §99,988 (furn), §50,548 (unfurn).
Lot Size: 30x30
The Houseplan is from familyhomeplans.com and you can view it here (though I made a lot of changes): http://www.familyhomeplans.com/plan...6225&src=search
Have Fun!! :D
Custom Content Included:
- AweSims Cornices by AweSims
- Those who gave me feedback at #create: JadedSidhe, Volvenom, & Redhead Creations.
- Armiel for Builder's Island--an excellent world for builders: http://www.modthesims.info/download.php?t=403308
- Cameranutz2 at the Help Q & A forum for the shutters tip.
- My sister for giving me advice and putting up with my Sims obsessions.