Fire appliances from Taunton and Porlock were mobilised to a suspected fire on Bay Road, Porlock at 13:55 this afternoon.
On arrival the fire crews discovered a fire within the ground floor lounge of the property.
The crews extinguished the fire using 2 sets of breathing apparatus, one hose-reel jet and one safety jet and ventilated the property with fans. A thermal image camera was also in use.
One dog was rescued unharmed from the property.