According to reports, workers repairing the roof of the house located on Richard Street, saw smoke emanating from the house.
By the time the men came down from the roof to investigate the situation, the house was engulfed in flames.
Fire officials from Mon Repos, responded but the house was well alight.
The cause of the fire and the cost of damages remains unknown at this time.
The house was occupied by 92 year old Salima and 66 year old Majorie Belgrove.