A Littleton residence that was entangled in a prolonged authorized battle over municipal code violations was considerably broken in an early Tuesday morning hearth, Littleton police mentioned in a information launch.
The house within the 7800 block of South Windermere Circle was set to be demolished after the proprietor failed to repair code violations that had rendered the house “uninhabitable.” After failing to carry the house to livable requirements, an order to demolish the house was issued in November 2018, the information launch acknowledged.
The house owner appealed the order. Hearings have been delayed a number of instances all through late 2018 and into early 2019 on the house owner’s request and to seek out extra witnesses. The newest listening to was scheduled for March 20, police mentioned.
Littleton police and South Metro Fireplace Rescue are investigating the trigger.