NO. 224 RUINS OF THIRD SERRANO ADOBE - Don Leandro Serrano set out orchards and vineyards and cultivated some of the fertile lands of the Temescal Valley. In the 1840s he built his third adobe, which the Serrano family occupied until 1898, on the well-traveled road between San Diego and Los Angeles.
Northeast Corner of I-15 and Old Temescal Road, 8 Miles Southeast of Corona ~~OR~~ Use this address: 23730 Temescal Canyon Rd, Corona, CA 92883
Don Leandro Serrano was born at the Presidio at San Diego Feb. 27, 1785. His father, Francisco Serrano, came to Calfornia with St. Junípero Serra on the Portolá Expedition of 1769. In 1799, Francisco became the Acalde of Los Angeles. Don Leandro's brother was Jose Serrano. ~~~ Leandro Serrano was mayordomo of San Antonio de Pala Asistencia for the Mission of San Luis Rey.