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La` Haus! Modern/Contemporary with gorgeous Vista views...

by VoiceIHear Posted 15th Dec 2009 at 2:17 PM - Updated 23rd Dec 2009 at 4:22 AM by VoiceIHear
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Hiya MTS, long time no see.. .

Okay, so yes, it's been a while since I myself uploaded something, and even longer since I uploaded a house (I think september's a good guess), so I decided to go back to what made me a creator in the first place - building houses.

Although Honestly, I can't say this was my planned next future upload, but I didn't have the inspiration to finish the other two houses in the my bachelour series, so I started work on this one. (and one other one, but I've been working on that one for months, time will tell what that one is. )

ooops. Sorry for the rant, onto business (before I say anything else) .

Please Note that this house will require the most recent update, (and possibly World Adventures (though I'm not sure)), sorry about this.

This was one of those houses that just 'came to me'. It was just, 'OMG, that design is brilliant' *rushes to his computer to put his ideas to work before he forgets* things.
The name is La` Haus.



This was the first thought of design, for a change I knew the name before anything else.
(orginially this house was meant to have french infulences, hence the name, but I ahh *ahem* forgot.

Basically the goal of this house was to combine natural with modern. I wanted a home that, sort of had the landscaping inside, as well as out. But also one that created an open feel, taking in the surroundings (like the beautiful ocean views).






I also wanted the house to be as stunning at night as it is during the day.





The interior design was somewhat... open. It doesn't really have specified rooms, per say. (well it does, but it's just one big open space devided by plants, water features, and furniture (also stairs). The actual placing of the rooms was also done last, which is why the kitchen suffered somewhat more than what it probably would have normally. But it's still nice all the same.

NOTE: I only just realised this morning that I forgot to include a sink, dishwasher or trashcompactor in the kitchen, Sorry! It's hard to just put one in though.

HOUSE INFORMATION

Features:
  • Grand Entrance
  • Open plan living areas, with open-void galleries, water features and outside bought indoors styled landscaping.
  • Kitchen/Dinning
  • Split Level! (this part includes the study, and living room)
  • Another study in foyer area, with Sitting Room
  • Upstairs TV Room, also with study
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms (2 upstairs; ensuites to Master Bedrooms and shared ensuite between Bedrooms 1 & 2; as well as one downstairs)
  • Pool, and beautiful landscaping
  • Room for expansion

Costs:
Furnished: $355,866
Unfurnished: $264,292

Ideal lot placement: 500 Sunnyside Boulevard (however can be placed on any 40x40 lot)

Other Notes: The stairs leading down from the landing into the split level area DO NOT WORK, I repeat they are NOT functional, so please don't get up me. :P. I wanted the staircase in that design, I just couldn't get sims to use it properly, so this was the best option. Sims will just use the other way up the stairs (they won't complain they can't get their destination).


CUSTOM CONTENT
First of all, sorry for such a big CC list, but I just couldn't help myself. I tried to limit it down to as little sites as possible though for your benefit, and hopefully most of you will already have the majority of the content listed.

The following items are from Stylist Sims
-Dinning Room set 01
http://www.stylistsims.net/sims3/ob...ingroom_01.html (the second post, (first)(very last on page))

-Living Room set 01
-Living Room set 02
http://www.stylistsims.net/sims3/ob...ingroom_01.html (first 2 on page)

-Study set 01
http://www.stylistsims.net/sims3/objects_office_01.html

-Bedroom set 02
-Bedroom set 01
http://www.stylistsims.net/sims3/ob...bedroom_01.html (first 2 on page)

The following items are made my ME (VoiceIHear)
Abstract Paintings can be found at my blog, here
The Invisible Light, can be found here
The MinusOne Refrigerator, can be found here

The following sets from Simpossible
-Bonnie Living Room Set
-Flamestone Living Room Set
http://www.simpossible.net/objectsets1.html
(they are the first two items listed)

Other CC

2005 Chevy Corvette, by Fresh-Price, here
Semi-Invisible Driveway, by Nandonalt, here


I'm (almost) certain that's all of it.



Also, check my journal for the latest updates and future projects. =)

I think that was all I had to say, so..
Until next time,

~VoiceIHear

Lot Size: 4x4
Lot Price: 355,866 [furn]



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Number of bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms
Custom Content Included: None Build and Buy Mode Content
Furnishings: Fully Furnished
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Tags: #modern, #contemporary, #beachside, #cliff, #garden, #landscape, #glass, #open, #plan, #gallery, #3, #bedroom, #bathroom, #split, #level