The village of Shilbottle was founded sometime before 1267. The village shrank in size during the 17th and 18th century before it expanded again in the late 19th and 20th century. The current plan of the village was laid out in the early 17th century.
|Historical period:||Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Source of Reference
Local History of Shilbottle
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