A house fire has torn through an Bay of Plenty home in the early hours of this morning.

A Fire and Emergency NZ spokesman said fire crews got the call-out to the Eagles Hill Rd address in Waimana just after 1am.

No one was in the single-storey house.

Brigades from all across the Eastern Bay of Plenty rushed to the scene, with six fire appliances in total helping extinguish the blaze.

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The blaze was contained and extinguished within a few hours.

A fire investigator was on the scene this morning waiting for daylight to assess the circumstances of the fire.