Tasmania Fire Service investigators are on the scene of a horror fire at Huonville.
Emergency services were called to the blaze on Sale Street just before 2pm, the unit was fully engulfed by fire when police and Tasmania Fire Service crews arrived.
It's been confirmed a person's body has been located inside.
A formal identification has not been completed but it's believed the deceased is the woman who lived at the residence.
A report will be prepared for the Coroner.