Those are gorge sticks wedged in the sensitive sprinkler system up there. They were candy canes for the Peppermint Forest of Masquerave 2003's Candyland room.

Also, to your right is the former home of the illustrious Rev. Andrew McNair. They say, if you come when the stars are right, you can still smell a breath of ferret on the wind.

Room 454 is ahead of you. Ari's room.
Even more to your right is the 4 West bathroom.
Turn around