At 2.47pm on Wednesday (27) one crew from Ramsey was called to a fire on Harris Lane in Wistow.
Firefighters arrived to find a chimney on fire in a house. The extinguished the fire using rods and used a thermal imagine camera to check the rest of the house for hot spots.
The crews returned to their station by 4.20pm.
A fire service spokesman said: “Please ensure that you get your chimney swept and brickwork inspected at least once a year. This will help to prevent a chimney fire.”