The fire started on a stove top and has caused extensive damage to a kitchen.
Heavy smoke damage has impacted the rest of the home.
A 25-year-old male self-evacuated from the property. He was treated by emergency services for smoke inhalation.
The ACT Ambulance Service transported the male to the Calvary Hospital for further assessment.
ACT Fire & Rescue wish to remind the community to "don't stop looking while you're cooking".