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Castleton Village Store

  • Street: PO Box 275
  • Town: Castleton
  • Contact: John & Pam Rehlen
  • Telephone: 802-468-2213
  • Get directions

About Us

Castleton Village Store is located in Castleton's National Historic District. Castleton has an open house colonial day every August, We have one of Vermont's best wine shops within our store with expert wine advice. We have a complete Vermont cheese department with a large selection of Vermont's boutique cheeses. We carry native grass-fed beef and pork from the nearby Wing Farm. Special Order Seafood available. Birdseye Diner, a restored 1940s Silk City Diner, is across the street. Vermont Battle of Hubbardton Historic site is a few miles away.

How to Get There

  • Exit 5 off of Route 4 brings you to Main St., Castleton, A National Historic District.
  • We are in the center of the village.
  • Castleton is 14 miles west of Rutland and 12 miles east of the N.Y. border.

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After 30 Years, Teago General Store Changes Hands

A week after signing the store away, Chuck Gundersen sat in his blue apron at the butcher block near the dry goods shelves, describing how others viewed him during his 30-year tenure as proprietor of the Teago General Store.


“It always sounds to me like I’m the antithesis of what a general store owner should be,” Gundersen said, his freckled skin and white hair a testament to his 73 years. “People will say, ‘The guy never talks. He doesn’t smile very much. He’s very reserved.’ ”