The Ogilvie Charities

Sheltered accommodation in Suffolk and Essex, grant making for charitable purposes

Governance and Management

The Ogilvie Charities

General Manager: Gillian Galvan

Chairman of Trustees: Edward Wright


Richard Aynsley-Smith Patrick Grieve
Simon Gibbs Allan Howell
Jean Goyder Felicity Lowe
Belinda Grant Margaret Smith


Charity Commission Registration Numbers

Deed No.1: 211777

Deed No.2: 211778

Charity of Mary Catherine Ford Smith: 1080530

Estella Canziani's Legacy : 262040

Straitened Circumstances (1961) Fund : 28992

The Margaret Champney Rest & Holiday Fund : 211646

The Pauletta Edwards Education and Training Fund : 1147233



Kirby Rookyard

1 Castle Court

St Peter's Street

Colchester CO1 1EW

Birketts LLP

24-26 Museum Street



Contact us

To contact us please use any of the methods below. 

If you wish to apply for accommodation vacancies please download the forms from the page for the relevant property and send to us at the address below.


 houseThe Gate House, 9 Burkitt Road, Woodbridge, Suffolk IP12 4JJ

email Email:

telephone Phone: 01394 388746

world_link Web: