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A Norfolk man who says he's lost everything after fire spread through his thatched cottage has described it as the scariest thing he's ever seen.
Andrew Taylor who works as a volunteer on the Blicking Estate managed to get to safety. The fire on Saturday was spotted by one of his neighbours who saw smoke coming from his roof.
A row of listed thatched cottages have been destroyed on the Blickling Estate in North Norfolk after a fire spread quickly through the roof of one of them.
No one was injured in the fire which started at around 4pm Saturday 30th April.
The houses are owned by the National Trust and rented out.
Norfolk Fire & Rescue Service say 'thatched' fires are very difficult to deal with because they are designed to repel water.
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A row of listed cottages on Norfolk's Blickling Estate have been destroyed by fire which spread through its thatched roof.