Three fire crews were sent to The Grove at about 6.50pm on Thursday. They were sent from Prees, Shrewsbury and Wem.
The alarm was raised after a fire broke out in the kitchen/dining area of the house.
Crews saved the person and used a hose reel jet and a covering jet to put out the blaze.
The casualty was then left in the care of the ambulance service.
Firefighters had made the area safe by about 7.15pm.