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Abandoned Piece of Tiny House History – 1968 Futuro House in Pennsylvania

Futuro House is a round, prefabricated house designed by Matti Suuronen, of which fewer than 100 were built during the late 1960s and early 1970s. The distinctive flying saucer like shape and airplane hatch entrance has made the houses popular among collectors.” – Wikipedia See more photos at World Of Mysteries: Abandoned 1968 Futuro House, Pennsylvania.

Futuro House by Matti Suuronen circa 1968

The Futuro House was designed in 1968 by Finnish architect Matti Suuronen. It was commissioned as a “holiday house” or vacation home. Because it would be used in a mountainside setting, the structure needed to be easy to transport to the site, low maintenance and shed snow easily. The final design of the Futuro House […]