Fire of unknown origin extensively damaged a three-bedroom wooden and wall constructed house at 1st Ave, Buccaneer Terrace, St James on Tuesday.
Henderson Maynard, 66, who occupied the house, was not at home at the time of the fire, sometime around 2:50 a.m.
Smoke was observed coming from the house and the matter was reported to the Barbados Fire Service. Two tenders and nine fire officers, under the command of Station Officer Cadogan, responded to the blaze extinguishing the fire.
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