Frisco, North Carolina: Frisco Futuro House (Gone)

Silver flying saucer house was a portable, prefabricated home designed in 1968 by Finnish architect Matti Suuronen. Its caretaker, Leroy Reynolds, sometimes dressed in a green alien suit to greet visitors. Destroyed in a suspicious fire October 19, 2022.

Directions:
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.
Hours:
Oct. 2022: Burned down.
Status:
Gone

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Futuro survivors.

Futuro House

The Futuro House has sadly burned down! We missed it by one day. 50 years unfortunately destroyed; really sad about this.

[Lisa DeVoe, 10/22/2022]

Futuro Home.

Outer Banks Futuro House

The Futuro home looks to be inhabited. As we drove by last night, there were lights on. Didn't stop to talk with anyone.

[Veronica, 08/16/2021]
Futuro House

I have talked to the owner of the UFO House, who has had it since 2000-something. He said he was told by the town to close the door and seal it up. He said no. They are currently letting him use it for storage. The door is always down, so I took a peek inside. It's hot and not real functional. The house is now the mascot of the local art gallery.

[eric fey, 08/01/2017]

Despite the overreaction of these particular town officials, other Futuro houses are successfully inhabited as homes.

Futuro saucer house.

Spaceship with a Martian

A silver spaceship with a green Martian looking out of one of its windows. The landing steps are open and a sign out front says, "Believe."

[Maggie Roberts, 10/15/2016]

Futuro.

Outer Banks Futuro House

Looks to be occupied presently, but needs a little TLC. A receptacle near the front door asks for donations.

[Linda Hirw, 12/28/2015]

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