No-one was injured in the incident, but the property suffered considerable damage.

This morning, police confirmed a 32-year-old man had been arrested on suspicion of arson with intent to endanger life.

He is currently in custody where he will be questioned by officers.

There is a police cordon at the scene, and it is believed the road was briefly closed last night.

Glen Burley, Hospital Chief Executive said: “Warwick Hospital has not been affected following a fire on Lakin Road. Normal services resumed throughout and the entrances to the hospital are fully accessible.”

DC Ollie Deakin is investigating yesterday’s incident. He would like to hear from anyone who saw any suspicious activity in Lakin Road to call him on non-emergency number 101.