An improperly insulated chimney is to blame for a fire on Maiden Lane in the Village of Millport.
Millport Fire Chief Mike Cleveland says the flames could be seen around the chimney of a wood stove in the living room.
Clevbeland believes the chimney was not insulated correctly and lead to the fire Tuesday morning.
He believes the home is repairable and was insured.
No one was hurt in the incident and the owner is being assisted by American Red Cross.