Teams of firefighters from across the north-east are tackling a fire in a building at Longside.
Calls came into emergency services about the property, thought to be in the Inn Brae area, around 11.37am today.
Firefighters from Peterhead, Maud, Fraserburgh, Ellon, Old Meldrum and Central are on scene.
Crew believe the dwelling was unoccupied at the time of the blaze.
A spokesman for the fire service said: “We’ve got 11 appliances in the area – eight of those are actual pumps.
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“Currently they are fighting the fire from outside of the building and have called for a height appliance and structural engineer to attend.
“The building was found unoccupied.”
More on this as we get it.