Firefighters cordoned off a Shoreham road following reports of a loose chimney at a building earlier today.
The fire service confirmed one crew was sent to Brunswick Road in Shoreham at 12.02pm.
A spokesman said: "On arrival, the crew used a roof ladder to investigate and found two loose pots in a dangerous position.
"These have been removed, and the incident handed over to the building owner."
The crew left the scene at 1.31pm.