Sanderstead is a village and medieval church parish in South London. London Borough of Croydon Council administers the community. Around 13 000 people live in Sanderstead and enjoy the fresh air filtered by the ancient trees growing in surrounding woodlands and fields. Historically Sanderstead is known as a farming centre, but since the 19th century, it was affected by population growth.
Sanderstead Cricket Club is a historic club, playing cricket since 1883. The main grounds of the club are at Limpsfield Avenue in Sanderstead, but the club is also using the green at Sanderstead Recreation ground. Cricket Club is running four teams on Saturday and one team on Sunday, which usually pays friendly fixtures against local clubs in Surrey. The club is training various ages groups for future championships, youth group under 21 years old became Surrey Development League champions in 2015.