Scenes from the fire that engulfed an 1892 mansion on Carriage House Lane in Little Silver Saturday.

Firefighters were called out at 1:16 p.m. after holiday candles set out in the kitchen set window curtains ablaze. The resulting inferno proved a tough match.

As of 5 p.m., there was “still a little bit of fire going,” but the blaze was under control, police Chief Dan Shaffery tells redbankgreen.

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