The incident took place in Hakimkhil area of Sayed Abad district last night.
Attackers have 1st stolen the staff and later has set the house on fire.
The office of the acting governor of Maidan Wardak confirmed the incident.
There is no claim of responsibility but officials blame Taliban for the attack.
Taliban have carried out such like attacks in the past.
No arrests have been made but the acting governor has ordered an inquiry into the incident.