Prydale Partners/The Red Brick Barn
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If you're looking for rural retreats or Self Catering Holiday Accommodation near Durham, contact Prydale Partners/The Red Brick Barn now on 01388 517846.

Prydale Partners/The Red Brick Barn


For a rural retreat or Self Catering Holiday Accommodation

near Durham


Are you experiencing emotional difficulties and need help or time away?

Do you want to pursue your own personal development within a beautiful setting?

Maybe you just want somewhere for you and your family to relax, away from your hectic routine?

Then you should contact Prydale Partners on 01388 517 846.

Prydale Partners is a Personal Development and Training Consultancy based near Durham in the North East of England.

Offering the perfect rural retreat for those requiring residential psychotherapy/development, we also provide high quality self catering accommodation ideal for short breaks and holidays.



Recommended by The Best of Durham


About Prydale Partners

Our mission is to enable others to live their lives as they really want to.

Andrew Pearce is a Certified Trainer of NLP (INLPTA) and a UKCP Registered Psychotherapist (Dip. NLPt) with over 10 years experience.
  Additionally he is an experienced HR specialist & trainer and also works as a personal and professional development coach (often with senior managers & executives).

Prydale Partners specialise in helping individuals and organisations to maximise their personal or business potential.

In addition to our consultancy service, we provide:

Individual coaching and mentoring

Team building

Leadership development


Influencing skills

Change Management;






If you are experiencing any of the personal difficulties listed below, you may benefit from professional psychotherapy:



Eating difficulties

Relationship difficulties

Sexuality/sexual difficulties


Suicidal thoughts

Childhood trauma

Panic attacks


Cultural Identity


Meaninglessness/futility of life


Crisis management

Leaning too heavily on supports such as alcohol & drugs


Whilst Therapy may not be the universal answer, there are various ways in which it empowers individuals to change their life experience.

Andrew says “My point of view is that mind and body are interconnected and that addressing the underlying cause of the symptom is the key to resolving the presenting problem”.

Click here to find out more information about Psychotherapy and how we, at Prydale Partners, can help you.

Alternatively, call now on
01388 517846.


Holiday Cottage/Rural Retreat

Our Red Brick Barn is located at 1300ft on a hillside in the beautiful, unspoilt "North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty", and just outside the tiny village of Rookhope.

This fabulous Holiday Cottage/Rural Retreat is situated within 7 acres of farmland which you can freely roam.


The Red Brick Barn offers:

1 double with en-suite bath;

1 twin/double (zip beds) with en-suite shower;

Lounge with multi fuel stove;


Downstairs w.c.

Electricity is produced by a wind generator and all produce is home grown or locally sourced.

Linens, teas and coffees are fair trade and/or organic.

Teas, coffee, milk, eggs, bread, butter and jam are provided for each guest on arrival.

For residential clients: all meals, snacks, tea, coffee and anything else you need, are provided throughout your stay.



bed linen


cot/ highchair

laundry service

2 parking spaces

freezer space available

solid fuel central heating

heating and green electricity included

Microwave/oven and hob

baby sitting available

outdoor sitting available

Children’s play

area short breaks

over night stays

children welcome

pets welcome

smokers accepted


There are many public footpaths on our doorstep along with plenty of other activities.

Alternatively, you may just wish to relax and enjoy the peace away from the usual hectic routines.

We are extremely pet friendly and child friendly!

For further information or to make a booking, call Jane Pearce on 01388 517845.

Click here to view a full brochure.


Caring for the Environment

We take care of the environment and are firm believers of ethical living. 

We have installed a 6 Kilowatt wind generator which makes so much electricity we are even able to sell some back!

In addition, we recycle, re-use and pass on, making it easier for you, as an Eco Tourist, to do the same.


All cleaning is carried out using no chemical cleaners.


So, if you’re looking for self catering accommodation in a beautiful location or you would like to book the Red Brick Barn for a rural retreat and to enjoy the peace and quiet of the countryside between sessions, call us now on 01388 517846.



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