a map of the last remaining space ship houses

September 14, 2016 — 1 Comment

Shaped like the Hollywood idea of a flying saucer, the Futuro is a prefab, portable, fiberglass-reinforced polyester plastic vacation home

modern-exterior

futuro house

Somewhere between 80 and 96 Futuros were built in the late 1960s and early 1970s, but at least eight have been demolished. Atlas Obscura has put together a map of every known Futuro House left in the world.

 

One response to a map of the last remaining space ship houses

  1. 

    It’s quite an interesting design but I wonder why it wasn’t developed further?

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