Fire initially located in kitchen but now extinguished. Damping down in progress. Loft space and rest of property being inspected for any smoke spread.
Gas and electrics isolated. Fire Investigation taking place, fire and all hot spots have now been fully extinguished. Updated Incident Information: Fire Investigation to continue on Friday morning Public Statement Issued:
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