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VIDEO: A Look Inside The Futuro House - A Spaceship Vacation Home

VIDEO: A Look Inside The Futuro House - A Spaceship Vacation Home

Urban explorer The Unknown Cameraman takes us inside an abandoned Futuro House, one of the roughly hundred that were constructed in the 1960s/1970s. Shot around "various undisclosed locations in New Jersey" the video shows the futuristic saucer-shaped prefabricated dwelling made of fiberglass-reinforced polyester plastic. Matti Suuronen, the Finn who conceived of the hatched house, thought of it as the ideal ski cabin (that could be plopped down and easily removed, regardless of the roughness of a given terrain).

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Cite: Becky Quintal. "VIDEO: A Look Inside The Futuro House - A Spaceship Vacation Home" 20 Jul 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/404166/video-a-look-inside-the-futuro-house-a-spaceship-vacation-home/> ISSN 0719-8884