Nova Scotia

Large fire guts garage on historic Chester property

People who live near Haddon Hall in Chester say they heard explosions Thursday night as a large fire engulfed the garage on the property.
The fire burned down a garage on the property. (Craig Paisley/CBC)

People who live near Haddon Hall in Chester say they heard explosions Thursday night as a large fire engulfed a garage on the property.

Flames lit up the sky as firefighters worked on the scene late into the night.

Haddon Hall is a residence that was once a luxury inn. The century-old building was saved, but nothing remained of the large garage.

The RCMP is in investigating. 

Police said no one was hurt.

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