Crews from Stockhill and West Bridgford were called to the scene of a house fire on Tilbury Rise, Cinderhill.
The fire was located in the kitchen, with two firefighters wearing breathing apparatus using one hose reel to extinguish the fire. A ventilation fan was used to clear the smoke.
One 82-year-old woman was led to safety and treated for smoke inhalation at the scene and taken to hospital by paramedics.
Firefighters had left the scene by 9.40pm.