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Posted 23rd Feb 2019 at 11:53 AM - Updated 24th Feb 2019 at 4:04 AM by aelflaed - Viewed 3760 times. Direct link to this thread
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Made by Aelflaed
Boldrewood, tucked in between the lake and the mountain peaks, offers the chance to get away from it all, without going too far...
This neighbourhood template is AEM3.
To install, place the required CC folder in your Downloads, and the AEM3 folder in Bon Voyage/TSData/Res/NeighborhoodTemplates.
Built on 'Bonito', a map created by Flabaliki:
Some tweaks were made to the landscape, but it is basically Flabaliki's, used by permission. Thank you!
Created in AnyGameStarter using all EPs and SPs, except the Holiday packs.
The entire hood should be visible with the default camera.
Contains no playables, tourists or locals. All lots have been tested extensively in a separate environment.
This neighborhood can be installed in place of Three Lakes or alongside it.
If you want to install Boldrewood as well as Three Lakes, and want automatically-generated locals, note that only the first vacation subhood of a type (Mountain, Asian or Tropical) will generate them properly. Later subhoods of the same type will be empty, but contain junk references to the missing sims. The same happens with multiple Downtowns. See this thread for a workaround.
If you are using empty BV templates, no vacation sims will be created anyway. You can create your own - see this thread for instructions.
Minimal CC is used in the hood. There are custom modular stairs, which require not only the package file, but also a text file to be installed. Using Numenor's Scriptorium is the easy way to get this right.
There are 19 lots included. All have flat edges, except for the secret lot, which should not be moved. All lots have a pool tile (often concealed under something) to enable Voeille's "Pond and Sea Water Overhaul". Every lot has toilet facilities and some source of food.
There is only one cash register per lot, regardless of how many shops there may be – this prevents excess NPC creation. Feel free to add more registers if you want them.
There is space to add extra lots if you wish.
A number of the lots in this hood have been altered using Mootilda's LotAdjuster. If a lot has walls closer than two tiles from the edge of the lot (the Minis, for example), the walls and roof should not be deleted, as the game will not let you rebuild them. If you want to move the roof or walls on an altered lot, you will need to use the LotAdjuster to do so. Make a copy of the unaltered lot before beginning, in case something goes wrong.
Decorating is not affected, so paint things however you like.
See Comments for lot details
Campground – 3x2 lot - no cost (map ref. 6)
Ace Motel – 2x2 lot - $291-$360/night (map ref. 9)
Midtown B&B – 2x2 lot - $$ - $128-$450/night (map ref. 12)
Lakeview Apartments – 2x4 lot – $$$ - $1350/night (map ref.16)
Alpine Spa Resort – 3x4 lot - $$$$ - $608-1361/night. (map ref. 17)
5 Vacation Homes to buy.
Mini No Frills - 1x1 - $9,849 (map ref. 1)
Mountain Mini - 1x1 - $12, 157 (map ref. 2)
Family Mini - 2x1 - $13,598 (map ref. 5)
Cliff House - 2x2 - $27,748 (map ref. 3)
Luxe Lodge – 2x2 - $64,622 (map ref. 18)
8 Community lots:
Welcome Centre – 3x2 lot (map ref. 10)
The Plaza – 3x2 lot (map ref.11)
Lumberjack Park – 2x2 lot (map ref. 7)
Treetop Adventure Park – 3x3 lot (map ref. 13)
Minimart – 1x1 lot (map ref. 8)
Dance Romance – 2x2 lot (map ref. 15)
Lucky's Nightspot – 1x2 lot (map ref. 14)
Hot Springs - 2x2 lot (map ref. 4)
There is also a secret destination for those who can find it...
(If you want to modify it, enter the cheat: loadlot "AE Hidden Burrow"
Required Custom Content – All included:
Boldrewood requires some custom content to look the way it does in the pictures. Creator policies have been checked - many thanks to all of them!
Log Fences and Stairs in Weathered Gray by AmethystFenix
Jeka's Log Stairs in Weathered Gray (includes txt file for Scriptorium)
Jeka Log Fence 3a
Jeka Log Fence 3b
Frillen's Invisible Tile http://modthesims.info/d/253468/triple-magic.html
Selected items from Chrissy6930's Mountain Build sets 01, 02, 03. No longer easy to find, as the site (ts2creations) closed long ago.
Mountain Privacy Door
Mountain Privacy Window
Mountain 3-Tile Transom Window
Mountain 2-Tile Transom Glass Door
Mountain 2-Tile Transom Privacy Door
Mountain 2-Tile Window Short
Chic Modular Stairs by HugeLunatic, recolourable default-replacement and open-underneath versions. http://modthesims.info/d/366179
-Text file needed for the open stairs only.
Just a Ladder by Marvine http://modthesims.info/d/241795
Alpine Build Set - by Shasta
Pinegultcher Rail in Mountain Wood
Chrissy6930's Pinegultcher Stairs in Mountain Wood. Text file included.
Two-in-one Roller & Ice Rink (9x7), by Natalya.
For more information about this creator and their policies or details, click here.
Expansion / Stuff Packs Required
You must have the expansion or stuff packs listed above installed to use this custom content. Please see the post text for any exceptions.
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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: Use WinRAR (Windows) or Stuffit (Mac) to extract the .package file(s) from the .rar or .zip file(s).
3. Place in Downloads Folder: Cut and paste the .package file(s) into your Downloads folder:
4. Place in Program Files: Cut and paste the .package file(s) into your appropriate Install folder:
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