Firefighters from Lymington, Brockenhurst, Beaulieu, New Milton and St Mary’s were called to a bungalow fire in Linden Way, Pennington, at 19:26 on Monday (11 October).
One male was rescued from the property and received immediate emergency care from fire crews at the scene before he was handed into the care of ambulance colleagues.
He was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.
Firefighters wore breathing apparatus and used hose reels and jets to put the fire out. A ventilation fan was used to clear smoke.
The stop message was received at 21:54.
Fire investigators are due to return to the property today.