House fire at Grice’s Road, Tea Tree

On Thursday 3 December shortly after 6:30am Tasmania Fire Service and Tasmania Police were called to a report of a house fire at Grice’s Road, Tea Tree.


On arrival, a two storey sandstone structure was found to be completely destroyed. The house is heritage listed and believed to have been constructed in the 1860’s.


Damage to the residence is estimated at over $400,000.


Forensic investigators and members of Bridgewater CIB are continuing their investigations. At this stage the cause of the fire is undetermined.


Police are appealing for witnesses – if you saw any people or vehicles in the vicinity of Grice’s Road during the early hours of 3 December, please contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.