ACT Fire & Rescue has extinguished a house fire in Spence this morning.
Several crews responded to the Horan Place property just after 9:30am to find a bedroom/study well alight.
Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus entered the home to search for anyone inside but found no one was home.
The property has sustained major fire and smoke damage.
The cause will be investigated.
10:25am Saturday 24 December 2011