Luckily, the people of Plano changed their minds at the last minute and decided the farm shouldn’t be demolished. They decided that the 250,000 dollars that were destined for the demolition should be used to move the farmhouse to a different location. There was only one condition: someone had to be willing to restore the farm. Eventually, the Haggard family decided to step forward and take on this huge project.
How do you move an entire house, you’d ask? That’s apparently no problem in Plano. The townspeople lifted the house with forklifts onto a trailer. The truck drove the house to the different location, at a very slow speed, might we add. And that’s how a farmhouse in Texas moved locations.
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