Frisco, North Carolina: Outer Banks Futuro House

A shiny silver flying saucer house -- about as way, way out as you can get and still be on dry land. The portable, prefabricated home was designed in 1968 by Finnish architect Matti Suuronen. Its owner, LeRoy Reynolds, sometimes dresses in a green alien suit to greet visitors.
Hwy. 12, Frisco, NC
Hwy 12 around 52 miles south of the intersection of US 64/264 (Whalebone). Roughly midway between the towns of Buxton and Hatteras in Frisco, on the south side.
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UFO House.

Futuro Saucer Home

The Outer Banks UFO House, off State Hwy 12.

[Alex Kline, 06/12/2014]

This unique dwelling is tattered and in need of restoration to its former Futuro House glory.

UFO House

Not looking very good at all. The hole in its side is getting bigger. Musty and moldy-smelly inside. Looking pretty ragged.

[Julie Whitley, 06/10/2014]

Inside the saucer home.

Futuro Flying Saucer

This saucer is looking bad. The paint is faded and chipped. There is a large hole on the side. It looks like someone was living in it. On its last leg, we think.

[Dave Worley, 11/23/2013]

UFO - Futuro House

Outer Banks UFO

This UFO must have moved, for now it is on the south side of NC Highway 12. Various aliens stare at you from the windows. There is even a matching small boat next to the UFO, which brings up the question: why would aliens with advanced space travel technology need a dinghy?

[Frank Abbott, 08/01/2008]

Futuro House.

Futuro - UFO House

My family and I saw this round, silver, alien ship next to a junkyard, while on a vacation to the Outer Banks in NC. About the size of a tow-able camper, it has several port-holes/windows with different alien faces and figures in each window. You can't see inside of it because the windows are blocked with black curtains.

[Nancy, 06/26/2005]

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