Royse City, Texas: Futuro - Flying Saucer House

Home of the future as envisioned by a 1960s Finnish architect. Shaped like a UFO; this one is painted orange, glass no longer in portholes, and abandoned.
Address:
9573 Texas 276, Royse City, TX
Directions:
33 mi. east of Dallas via I-30. South side of TX 276.
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Futuro.

Futuro - Flying Saucer House

Great stop.

[Dawn Green, 11/10/2018]

The Futuro was a novel 1960s portable home designed by Finnish architect Matti Suuronen. This one used to be located in Garland, Texas in the 1980s-'90s, and later ended up in a field. It sat empty and neglected, was repainted orange in 2014, and has a fresh layer of graffiti added since....

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