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Community Land Scotland

Stornoway Trust

Leverhulme House Perceval Square HS1 2DD


The Stornoway Trust is Scotland’s oldest community landlord, gifted by Lord Leverhulme and created by Deed of Trust in 1923. Its role is the stewardship of a 69,000 acre estate which is home to almost 11,000 people, and which includes the Parish of Stornoway and a small portion of the Parish of Lochs.

Over 40 townships, consisting of over 1300 crofts, 200 allotments, farmland and the Castle Grounds.