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UPDATE: Crumbling $700,000 home to bet set ablaze Friday

As the luxury house in Central Texas that sits perched precariously over a cliff, officials were scrambling for plans to stop the building from falling into the lake.

The home is in the White Bluff Resort area near Lake Whitney. The White Bluff Fire Chief says they will set the house ablaze Friday morning at 10 a.m. White Bluff FD says they will place to bales of hay saturated with diesel and set those bales on fire.

The edge of the 4000 square foot home was dangling about 75 feet above the rocky shoreline after part of it had already broken off.

Tax records show the residence, built in 2007, is valued at more than $700,000.

The house was already condemned because of a fracture in the bluff.
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