Barn fire in Bampton spread to annexe but main house saved
Date of alert:
Saturday, 3 September 2022
Devon & Cornwall Police
Seventeen fire crews were needed to tackle a barn fire that had spread to an attached house near Tiverton on Saturday (August 29).
Just before 1pm reports came in of a barn on fire on the outskirts of Bampton.
It was reported that the fire had already started to spread to the adjoining homes.
A number of fire engines were mobilised.
On arrival, firefighters found the barn well alight and the fire had already started to spread to the adjoining annexe, threatening the main house.