This year, RTÉ debuted a fantastic new show hosted by architect Hugh Wallace - The Great House Revival followed six homeowners who took on the monumental task of saving their derelict properties.

Country estates, farmhouses, cottages, Georgian buildings – places that once buzzed with life have been left to rot all across Ireland.

With hard work, determination and a strict budget, these homeowners have transformed these building into fabulous homes fit for the 21st century.

Want to take part in the new series? Read more below

Ronan and Mary's schoolhouse home was in need of some TLC

A great example of this is Ronan Fitzpatrick and his fiancé Mary Rahill. The young Irish couple attempted an ambitious restoration of a two-room schoolhouse in Cavan built in the 1890's. Check out the photos here.

The couple transformed the schoolhouse into a modern dream

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Now, Hugh and the team are looking for a new batch of contestants to take part in season two.

If you are about to embark on a restoration project and are interested in featuring in The Great House Revival please email