An enormous blaze is ripping via an Edwardian mansion in Cumbria being tackled by forty firefighters.
Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service mentioned nobody has been injured within the fireplace at Scalesceugh Hall, close to Carlisle.
The website is within the technique of being transformed into retirement flats and is a Grade II listed constructing.
No one was within the constructing at the time. Ten neighbouring properties had been evacuated and firefighters managed to cease the fireplace spreading.
About 40 firefighters from Longtown, Brampton, Carlisle, Lazonby, Wigton, Appleby and Penrith, are at the scene.
It is just not identified what induced the fireplace, however it’s not believed to be suspicious.