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Stonehenge - *NEW Neighborhood Objects!*

by Numenor Posted 17th Oct 2005 at 11:02 AM - Updated 5th Feb 2006 at 3:15 AM by Numenor
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This is a featured upload! It showcases the best talent and creativity available on MTS and in the community.
NEW Neighborhood Object: STONEHENGE

Here are, as far as I know, the very first working NEW neighborhood objects ever created!

They are not "hidden" Maxis objects, but truly custom new objects :D

The "Stonehenge" landmark comes in two flavours: "Entire" (how it looked few millennia ago), and "Ruined" (how it looks nowadays).

You can find both versions in the Neighborhood catalog, "Landmark" section.
Remeber: don't look for them in the lot Buy Mode catalog: they are NH objects...

Unlike many other NH object, Stonehenge can be placed anywhere in the neighborhood, even on roads and lots (as you know, the NH objects are visible in lot view, for Nightlife users).

IMPORTANT: Base-game (no-EP) players please read.
As described by Quaxi in this post, the support for the custom fences, walls, roofs and NH objects is available only with an EP installed. Quaxi describes a workaround, that I've applied to Stonehenge, so that no-EP players can enjoy it, too. But be warned: though my objects have a unique GUID, it might create conflicts with future expansions or custom object. Currently, no existing objects conflict with Stonehenge, but I have to warn you anyway

Therefore, no-EP users should download the "Stonehenge_No-EP.rar" attachment, while EP users (UNI or NL or both) should download the "Stonehenge_UNI-NL.rar" one.
Both rar archives contain both the "Entire" and the "Ruined" versions.

A big "Thank You!" to Boblishman, that has meshed and textured the "Ruined" versions. Both versions are based on an original freeware mesh by GreatBuildings.com.

Poly Count: Entire = 5272 facets; Ruined = 2379 facets (the object is quite large, more or less the size of the largest lot... )

Please report any issues and glitches that you might find.

You must have the expansion or stuff packs listed below installed to use this custom content. Please see the post text for any exceptions.

Sims 2
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Stonehenge_No-EP.rar

Size: 255.7 KB · Downloads: 10,835 · 17th Oct 2005
255.7 KB 10,835 17th Oct 2005
Stonehenge_UNI-NL.rar

Size: 255.7 KB · Downloads: 23,548 · 17th Oct 2005
255.7 KB 23,548 17th Oct 2005
Don't forget to Thank the creator after downloading! Use the Thanks button located above the screenshots above.
Basic Download and Install Instructions:

1. Download: Click the download link to save the .rar or .zip file(s) to your computer.

2. Extract the zip, rar, or 7z file.

3. Place in Downloads Folder: Cut and paste the .package file(s) into your Downloads folder:
  • Origin (Ultimate Collection): Users\(Current User Account)\Documents\EA Games\The Sims™ 2 Ultimate Collection\Downloads\
  • Non-Origin, Windows Vista/7/8/10: Users\(Current User Account)\Documents\EA Games\The Sims 2\Downloads\
  • Non-Origin, Windows XP: Documents and Settings\(Current User Account)\My Documents\EA Games\The Sims 2\Downloads\
  • Mac: Users\(Current User Account)\Documents\EA Games\The Sims 2\Downloads
  • Mac x64: /Library/Containers/com.aspyr.sims2.appstore/Data/Library/Application Support/Aspyr/The Sims 2/Downloads
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Lab Assistant
#126 Old 27th Jan 2007 at 9:02 PM
Many thanks for all this and for all the great things you do and share with us. Feather Blessings.
Field Researcher
#127 Old 15th Apr 2008 at 11:09 AM
Holly sh*% Thanks for this!!

"That Which Does Not Kill You, Only Makes You Stronger."
Test Subject
#128 Old 22nd Apr 2008 at 8:45 AM
This is great thank you. It would be awesome though to have a realistic henge type of ruin for a community lot that sims can visit.
Lab Assistant
THANKS POST
#129 Old 27th Feb 2011 at 2:33 AM
This is EPIC! Any way to make a much smaller garden lot size one? One that my sim could put in her back yard garden?
Test Subject
THANKS POST
#130 Old 10th Mar 2016 at 4:41 AM
thanks
Test Subject
THANKS POST
#131 Old 16th Aug 2016 at 6:06 PM
Thanks !
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