Fire at large Derbyshire building

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A large building in Derbyshire went up in flames this morning.

Firefighters from Matlock, Wirksworth and Ashbourne were called to Town Street in Brassington shortly before 9.10am.

Crews found a 'large detached dwelling which is currently unoccupied' ablaze, a Derbyshire fire service spokesman said.

The spokesman added: "There was extensive fire in the ground floor of the property."

There are no reports of any injuries.

It is not yet clear what caused the fire.