Welcome to The Gannochy Trust

The Gannochy Trust was founded in 1937 by Scottish businessman and philanthropist Arthur Kinmond Bell, known as A.K. Bell. His unique approach to philanthropy has matured into a lasting legacy that has improved the quality of life of many thousands of people, not only in Perth but all over Scotland.


The Gannochy Trust provide almost 300 houses for rent; manages an estate of 700 acres, including farms and woodlands; and funds charities, both in Perth and Kinross and across Scotland



Latest News
Bringing hope to young people across Highland Perthshire

A story about how The Breathe Project has become an instrumental part of community life in Highland Perthshire.

Lifetime neighbourhood wins Saltire Society Housing Award

Great win for Gannochy lifetime neighbourhood at Saltire Society Housing Design Awards 2021. Read all about it here!

A family home fit for the future – Heather and Owen’s story

Heather, Owen and wee Alfie settle into their new home in the Gannochy Lifetime Neighbourhood