Firefighters from Hathersage, Bradwell and Chesterfield joined forces to attend a house fire.
At 7.30pm yesterday (May 1) crews rushed to the property in Lowside, Calver, after receiving reports of a kitchen fire.
Upon arrival, the house was described “well alight” and crews used two hose-reel jets and breathing apparatus to extinguish the blaze.
Ventitlation gear was also used to clear smoke from the house.
The elderly residents were taken to hospital as a precautionary measure.
Crews left the scene at 8.30pm.