Update: 17:10 – The Road is now clear. It is currently unknown why the fire service attended the property on Abbey Road.
People in the area have stated there was no obvious sign of a fire.
Fire crews were said to have been at the property for just over half an hour.
We will update if more information becomes available.
Abbey Road in Torquay is currently closed.
Three fire engines are currently at the scene.
Updates will follow as more information becomes available.