El Cajon


Travelodge Headquarters, El Cajon

Anderson Residence (1959)
Mesa Vista Drive
Designed by John Mortenson

Anza Elementary School (1960)
1005 South Anza Street, El Cajon
Designed by Arthur Decker

Avocado Professional Group Medical and Dental Center  (1971)
230 Avocado
Designed by Lloyd Ruocco

Bauer, Emil Residence
1655 Plantation Way
Designed by Sim Bruce Richards

Bell Residence (1964)
Lorena Lane, El Cajon
Designed by John Mortenson

Bowers Residence (1966)
4919 Longview Way, El Cajon
Designed by John Mortenson

Chase Avenue Elementary School
195 E. Chase Avenue, El Cajon
Designed by C.J. Paderewski

Christ the King Lutheran Church (1959)
750 Medford Street, El Cajon
Designed by Deems Martin Associates

Croome, Dr. Clifford Orthodontic Clinic (1968)
Magnolia Avenue
Designed by Robert des Lauriers

Daluiso Residence (1967)
4946 New Ranch Rd, El Cajon
Designed by Dean Vickery

DeKock Residence (1974)
2548 Singing Vista Way, El Cajon
Designed by Leonard Veitzer


Dental Office Building, El Cajon

Dental Office Building
337 West Madison Ave., El Cajon
Designed by Donald Goldman


El Jardin Verde Development House for John N. Mortenson

Development House for John Mortenson (1964)
243 Horizon Hills Drive
Purchased by Grant Ledford (AKA Ledford Residence)
Designed by John Mock

Edel Residence  (1963)
1317 Windridge Drive
Designed by Lloyd Ruocco

El Cajon City Hall and Council Chambers
200 Civic Center Way
Designed by Arthur Decker

El Cajon Performing Arts Center
210 East Main Street
Designed by Arthur Decker

El Cajon Fire Station Headquarters
100 East Lexington Avenue
Designed by Arthur Decker

El Cajon Regional County Library
201 E Douglas Ave
Designed by Arthur Decker

El Cajon (Ronald Reagan) Community Center
195 East Douglas Avenue
Designed by Arthur Decker

El Jardin Verde Development House for John Mortenson (1964)
334 Horizon Hills Drive, El Cajon
Purchased by Grant Ledford (AKA Ledford Residence)
Designed by John Mortenson

Elks Lodge (1960)
1400 E. Washington Avenue
Designed by Arthur Decker

Emery Residence (1963)
9631 Sierra Vista Drive, El Cajon
Designed by John Mortenson

Enright, Judge William Residence (1959)
Sierra Vista Drive, El Cajon
Designed by John Mortenson

Fire Station (1958)
Third and Peach Streets, El Cajon
Designed by Arthur Decker
*Shot by Julius Shulman in 1958

First Christian Church (1971)
Designed by Robert Platt

First Lutheran Church
867 S. Lincoln, El Cajon
Designed by Robert des Lauriers

Fletcher Hills Presbyterian Church (1968)
455 Church Way, El Cajon
Designed by Robert Des Lauriers

Fletcher Residence (1968)
1683 Hacienda Drive, El Cajon
Designed by John Mortenson

Gaffney Residence (1963)
1756 Lexington Avenue
Designed by John Mortenson

Green Residence (1962)
9801 Sierra Vista Drive, El Cajon
Designed by John Mortenson

Grossmont Junior College (1964)
8800 Grossmont College Drive, El Cajon
Designed by Richard Wheeler
*Recognized at the 1964 United Masonry Association of San Diego Awards

Harrington Residence (1964)
1875 Circo del Cielo, El Cajon
Designed by John Mortenson


Herrera Residence

Herrera Residence (1970)
1108 Dawnridge Ave, El Cajon

Designed by Lloyd Ruocco

Hines Residence (1963)
9701 Sierra Vista Drive
Designed by John Mortenson

House Beautiful's "House for 75 Women" (1963)
1475 Berenda Place
Designed by Loch Crane

Jack in the Box
353 W. Main
Designed by Russell Forester

Jacobs, Dan & Roslyn Residence (1967)
8518 Calle De Buena Fe
Designed by Homer Delawie

LeBlanc Residence (1967)
1031 Chase Street
Designed by John Mortenson

McCanless Residence (1968)
Hacienda Drive, El Cajon
Designed by John Mortenson

McCarter Residence (1966)
2142 Shire Drive, El Cajon
Designed by John Mortenson

Model Home (1955)
1074 Merrit Drive, El Cajon
Designed by Cliff May

Mortenson Residence #1 (1958)
10405 Sierra Vista Drive, El Cajon
Designed by John Mortenson

Mortenson Residence #2 (1960)
10404 Sierra Vista Drive, El Cajon
Designed by John Mortenson


John Mortenson Residence (#3)

Mortenson Residence #3 (1964)
1792 Circo del Cielo, El Cajon
Designed by John Mortenson

Myer, Dr. Roger G. Residence (1964)
261 Horizon Hills Drive, El Cajon
Designed by John Mortenson

Norris Residence (1965)
295 Horizon Hills Drive, El Cajon
Designed by John Mortenson

Olson Residence (1962)
9600 Sierra Vista Drive, El Cajon
Designed by John Mortenson

Our Lady of Grace Church School and Convent  (1957-1970)
2766 Navajo Road
Designed by Arthur Decker

Peterson Residence (1964)
1784 Circo del Cielo, El Cajon
Designed by John Mortenson

Phillips Residence (1964)
565 Rimrock
Designed by John Mock and Bill Hendrick

Private Residence (1967)
1760 Hacienda Place, El Cajon
Designed by John Mortenson

Private Residence (1968)
1645 Hacienda Drive
Designed by John Mortenson

Private Residence (1969)
11038 Horizon Hills Drive
Designed by John Mortenson

Private Residence (1971)
2539 Singing Vista Way
Designed by John Mortenson

Private Residence (1940)
1488 Gustavo Street
Designed by Cliff May

Private Residence (1968)
2225 Euclid Avenue (Granite Hills)

Private Residence
1156 Hacienda Drive

Saint Albans School (1961)
Designed by Arthur Decker

Saint John’s Evangelical Lutheran Classrooms (1964)
Designed by Richard Lareau. Robert Des Lauriers designed Phase-2


Gale W. Sheldon Residence (1961)
Photo by Ed Seivers

Sheldon, Gale W.  Residence (ca. 1960)
972 Wakefield Court
Designed by Richard Lareau

Smith, Raymond E. Residence  (1954)
646 Bradford Road
Designed by Richard Wheeler

Spec House
334 Horizon Hills Drive, El Cajon
Designed by John Mortenson

Spencer Residence
10935 Redwood Avenue, El Cajon
Designed by John Mortenson

Swearingen Residence (1966)
1390 Helix View Way, El Cajon
Designed by John Mortenson

Travelodge Office Headquarters (1962)
250 S. Travelodge Drive
Designed by Frank L.Hope & Associates

Valley Shopping Center (1959)
Bounded by Johnson Avenue, Magnolia Avenue and Broadway
Designed by Richard Wheeler

Venieris Residence (1969)
10602 Noakes Road, El Cajon
Designed by John Mortenson

W. D. Hall Elementary School (1959)
1376 Pepper Drive
Designed by Arthur Decker


Wieghorst Residence (1960)

Wieghorst, Roy Residence #1 (1960)
5037 Bluff Place
Designed by Leonard Veitzer